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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 4 -
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate - 20.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 56.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £293 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -11.11%
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
7 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 28.00% 36.36% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 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 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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