The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 5 -
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate - 18.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 39.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £293 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £43.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+9.32% -2.77%
MPLS
North Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 32.00% 46.94% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 1
Median daily rate £290 £293 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% -30.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.25 £14.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.78% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate