The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 97 72 121
Rank change year-on-year -25 +49  
Contract jobs citing MPLS 15 54 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.81% 2.48% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 9.28% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 33 1
Median daily rate £375 £352 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.53% -14.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £313
% change year-on-year +3.44% +16.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year -14.77% +6.66%  

MPLS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 486 582 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 26.16% 26.69% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 371 209
Median daily rate £409 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.85% -10.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 39
Median hourly rate £25.00 £38.05 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.29% +1.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £22.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing MPLS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MPLS in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MPLS in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MPLS in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Fareham -13 4 £350 -44.00%
Basingstoke +8 3 £218 -30.24%
Winchester - 3 £450 - 1
Fleet +6 1 £395 +14.16%
Portsmouth -11 1 £550 -
MPLS
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 34 (73.91%) Cisco
2 28 (60.87%) Firewall
3 24 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (47.83%) Data Centre
5 20 (43.48%) CCNP
5 20 (43.48%) WAN
6 17 (36.96%) LAN
7 16 (34.78%) BGP
7 16 (34.78%) F5
8 15 (32.61%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (32.61%) ITIL
9 14 (30.43%) OSPF
9 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
10 13 (28.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
12 11 (23.91%) VMware
12 11 (23.91%) Internet
13 10 (21.74%) Juniper
13 10 (21.74%) CCNA
13 10 (21.74%) Cryptography
13 10 (21.74%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (21.74%) Capacity Management
14 9 (19.57%) Information Security
14 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
14 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
14 9 (19.57%) Computer Security
14 9 (19.57%) PCI DSS
14 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
14 9 (19.57%) DNS
14 9 (19.57%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (6.52%) Apache
1 3 (6.52%) IIS
1 3 (6.52%) JBoss
1 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) SaaS
2 5 (10.87%) IaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (60.87%) Firewall
2 20 (43.48%) WAN
3 17 (36.96%) LAN
4 16 (34.78%) BGP
5 15 (32.61%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (30.43%) OSPF
7 13 (28.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (23.91%) Internet
9 10 (21.74%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (19.57%) DNS
10 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
11 6 (13.04%) DHCP
11 6 (13.04%) IPsec
11 6 (13.04%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (10.87%) ADSL
12 5 (10.87%) HSRP
12 5 (10.87%) ISDN
12 5 (10.87%) Network Security
12 5 (10.87%) VLAN
12 5 (10.87%) VPLS
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Engineering Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Systems Engineering Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Systems Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) CISSP Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) SIEM Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) IP Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.35%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 9 (19.57%) Driving Licence
2 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (13.04%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.17%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) AIX
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Capacity Management
2 10 (21.74%) Cryptography
3 9 (19.57%) Change Management
3 9 (19.57%) Computer Security
3 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
3 9 (19.57%) Information Security
3 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
3 9 (19.57%) Project Management
3 9 (19.57%) Security Patching
4 6 (13.04%) Information Assurance
4 6 (13.04%) Server Hardening
4 6 (13.04%) SIEM
4 6 (13.04%) Validation
5 5 (10.87%) Migration
6 4 (8.70%) Network Management
7 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.52%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (6.52%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Perl
1 3 (6.52%) Python
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (43.48%) CCNP
3 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
5 10 (21.74%) CCNA
6 6 (13.04%) CISSP
6 6 (13.04%) GCIH
6 6 (13.04%) GIAC
7 4 (8.70%) CCIE
8 3 (6.52%) RHCSA
9 1 (2.17%) CCIP
9 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) PCI DSS
2 6 (13.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (6.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (73.91%) Cisco
2 16 (34.78%) F5
3 11 (23.91%) VMware
4 10 (21.74%) Juniper
5 4 (8.70%) Riverbed
6 3 (6.52%) Cyberoam
6 3 (6.52%) HP
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) BT
8 1 (2.17%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (2.17%) Arqiva
8 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.17%) Meraki
8 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.17%) Remedy
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