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 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate - - 8.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £275
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 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +43.33%

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
2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 11.11% 9.52% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £338 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

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