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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 61 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MPLS 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.14% - 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £333
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +23.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.30% +9.09%
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
110 94 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.21% 12.82% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 53 83
Median daily rate £425 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £460 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 12
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +64.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £39.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Nortel
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) IBM PureFlex
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) BT
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) VMware

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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) DSL
4 1 (20.00%) DWDM
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) VPLS
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Nortel
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) BT
4 1 (20.00%) Ciena
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Draytek
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (20.00%) ZyXEL