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 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 40 30
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.36% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.44% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £391 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £95.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-49.47% +137.50%
MPLS
East Sussex

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
7 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.83% 14.91% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 30 11
Median daily rate £375 £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +32.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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