Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 17 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)
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - +36 -12
Contract jobs citing MPLS 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 3.11% - 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.63% - 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Newbury median daily rate £263 - £310
10th Percentile £178 - £305
90th Percentile £326 - £315
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £405 £325
% change year-on-year -19.75% +24.62% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year - -59.40% -20.83%

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 Newbury with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 64 92 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 19.88% 33.58% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 27
Newbury median daily rate £406 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.73% -31.25% -
10th Percentile £220 £275 £296
90th Percentile £634 £475 £496
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £368
% change year-on-year +3.23% +5.44% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -38.46% -
10th Percentile £11.72 £10.63 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £20.38 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -45.45% +57.14%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Newbury

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MPLS in Newbury

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Newbury over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MPLS in Newbury

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MPLS in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Newbury region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 8 (80.00%) VPN
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (70.00%) Internet
2 7 (70.00%) ADSL
3 5 (50.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) Broadband
4 4 (40.00%) ISDN
4 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) xDSL
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) RIP
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) ATM
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) DSL
5 3 (30.00%) EIGRP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) ADSL
2 7 (70.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) Broadband
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (40.00%) ISDN
5 3 (30.00%) ATM
5 3 (30.00%) DSL
5 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) RIP
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) xDSL
6 1 (10.00%) 2G
6 1 (10.00%) 4G
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Documentation Writer
3 1 (10.00%) IP Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) PMP
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIE
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (10.00%) vCloud
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) VMware