Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 19 November 2017 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 81 106
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.089% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.72% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.71% +34.62%
East of England median daily rate £300 £453 £375
% change year-on-year -33.70% +20.67% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £29.61 £34.00
% change year-on-year - -12.91% +51.11%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 276 139 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.71% 12.40% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 37 93
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £177 £210 £185
90th Percentile £471 £510 £475
East of England median daily rate £370 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +2.07% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 31 53
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £39.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% +9.72% +41.18%
10th Percentile £13.70 £15.75 £20.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £77.50 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -30.56% +20.00% +22.45%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MPLS in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MPLS in Cambridgeshire