Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 23 31
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth - 1.05% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.88% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Bournemouth median daily rate - £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
Dorset median daily rate - £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bournemouth median hourly rate - - -
Dorset median hourly rate - - -

MPLS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bournemouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 32 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 16.75% 17.89% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 29
Bournemouth median daily rate £250 £306 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.37% -21.97% +20.77%
10th Percentile £208 £293 £260
90th Percentile £400 £408 £500
Dorset median daily rate £300 £425 £363
% change year-on-year -29.41% +17.24% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Bournemouth median hourly rate £10.00 - £18.75
10th Percentile £9.50 - £12.43
90th Percentile £10.50 - £24.48
Dorset median hourly rate £26.25 £39.50 £19.74
% change year-on-year -33.54% +100.15% -53.56%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

Job postings citing MPLS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Bournemouth

MPLS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MPLS in Bournemouth.

Contractor daily rate trend for MPLS in Bournemouth