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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - - 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +37.73%

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
12 16 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 7.59% 10.46% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 31
Median daily rate £325 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £278 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 10
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £36.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.73 - £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

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

MPLS
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton