The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - - 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +52.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 16 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 7.52% 9.88% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 26
Median daily rate £325 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £206 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MPLS across the Brighton region.

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Brighton