Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 12 December 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 118 79
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 0.28% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.22% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate - £560 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +93.10% -42.00%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £560 £350
% change year-on-year - +60.00% -26.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 181 225 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.39% 12.65% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 118 126
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% -6.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £209 £243
90th Percentile £500 £540 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.87 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.49% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £13.60 £17.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £30.32 £60.00 £23.35
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -23.08% +30.00% -11.11%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MPLS in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MPLS in Milton Keynes