The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 56 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing MPLS 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.06% 0.94% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.49% 6.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £363 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £95.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-49.65% +181.48%
MPLS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
156 99 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.53% 15.47% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 56 39
Median daily rate £363 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £35.50 £17.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.85% -56.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MPLS across the Wiltshire region.

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MPLS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MPLS across the Wiltshire region.

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MPLS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon 0 7 £363 -23.68% 1
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (94.29%) Juniper
2 33 (94.29%) BGP
2 33 (94.29%) CCNP
2 33 (94.29%) IPsec
3 32 (91.43%) SC Cleared
3 32 (91.43%) Security Cleared
3 32 (91.43%) VPN
3 32 (91.43%) WAN
3 32 (91.43%) OSPF
4 28 (80.00%) DV Cleared
5 19 (54.29%) JNCIS
6 17 (48.57%) BT
7 16 (45.71%) Linux
8 15 (42.86%) EIGRP
9 13 (37.14%) JNCIP
9 13 (37.14%) Firewall
10 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (17.14%) Sourcefire
11 6 (17.14%) Intel Security
11 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
11 6 (17.14%) SIEM
12 4 (11.43%) Palo Alto
12 4 (11.43%) Finance
13 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
13 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
13 3 (8.57%) Billing
13 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
13 3 (8.57%) Military

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) IBM Domino
1 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) BGP
1 33 (94.29%) IPsec
2 32 (91.43%) OSPF
2 32 (91.43%) VPN
2 32 (91.43%) WAN
3 15 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 13 (37.14%) Firewall
5 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.71%) HSRP
6 2 (5.71%) VLAN
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (2.86%) Multicast
7 1 (2.86%) Network Security
7 1 (2.86%) RSVP
7 1 (2.86%) Skype
7 1 (2.86%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (2.86%) TACACS
7 1 (2.86%) VRRP
7 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Billing
2 3 (8.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Designer
2 30 (85.71%) Network Designer
3 13 (37.14%) IP Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) CatOS
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) SIEM
2 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
2 3 (8.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
2 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
2 3 (8.57%) Network Management
2 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Management
4 1 (2.86%) Information Security
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (94.29%) CCNP
3 32 (91.43%) SC Cleared
3 32 (91.43%) Security Cleared
4 28 (80.00%) DV Cleared
5 19 (54.29%) JNCIS
6 13 (37.14%) JNCIP
7 3 (8.57%) CCNA
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
7 3 (8.57%) HND
8 2 (5.71%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 33 (94.29%) Juniper
3 17 (48.57%) BT
4 6 (17.14%) Intel Security
4 6 (17.14%) Sourcefire
5 4 (11.43%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.86%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) Lotus
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) TippingPoint
6 1 (2.86%) VMware