The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 43 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MPLS 10 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.50% - 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.35% - 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£475 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £150.00 £27.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+445.45% +3.77%
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
107 87 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.09% 13.81% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 45
Average daily rate £368 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.79% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MPLS across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 8 £475 - 5
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 18 (100.00%) LAN
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (94.44%) WAN
3 14 (77.78%) VPN
3 14 (77.78%) Juniper
4 12 (66.67%) Firewall
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (55.56%) CCNP
6 10 (55.56%) OSPF
6 10 (55.56%) BGP
7 8 (44.44%) Wireless
8 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
8 7 (38.89%) Network Security
8 7 (38.89%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
8 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
9 6 (33.33%) IP Telephony
9 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 5 (27.78%) Avaya
10 5 (27.78%) CCNA
10 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
10 5 (27.78%) Ethernet
10 5 (27.78%) IPsec
10 5 (27.78%) VLAN
11 4 (22.22%) JNCIS
11 4 (22.22%) Cryptography
11 4 (22.22%) Tandberg
11 4 (22.22%) H.323
11 4 (22.22%) IPv4
11 4 (22.22%) IPv6

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 17 (94.44%) WAN
3 14 (77.78%) VPN
4 12 (66.67%) Firewall
5 10 (55.56%) OSPF
5 10 (55.56%) BGP
6 8 (44.44%) Wireless
7 7 (38.89%) Network Security
8 6 (33.33%) IP Telephony
9 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 5 (27.78%) Ethernet
9 5 (27.78%) VLAN
9 5 (27.78%) IPsec
10 4 (22.22%) IPv4
10 4 (22.22%) IPv6
10 4 (22.22%) H.323
11 3 (16.67%) VRRP
11 3 (16.67%) DHCP
11 3 (16.67%) VoIP
11 3 (16.67%) WLAN
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Designer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Support
4 3 (16.67%) Lead Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Network Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Server Support
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (22.22%) Cryptography
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Network Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) CCNA
5 4 (22.22%) JNCIS
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (16.67%) MCSE
6 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) CCIE
8 1 (5.56%) CCDP
8 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) Juniper
3 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (27.78%) Avaya
5 4 (22.22%) Tandberg
6 3 (16.67%) Polycom
6 3 (16.67%) McAfee
6 3 (16.67%) F5
7 2 (11.11%) NetQoS
7 2 (11.11%) HP
7 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (11.11%) Radware
8 1 (5.56%) VMware
8 1 (5.56%) Brocade
8 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
8 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.56%) Websense
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Computer Futures
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Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago