The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank - - 3
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford - - 19.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £95
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £27.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+73.92% -3.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 22.86% 9.68% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
Average daily rate £363 £300 £118
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +155.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £380 £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MPLS across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford