The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 28 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing MPLS 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.75% 0.47% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £29.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-24.57% -10.60%
MPLS
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 North Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
54 43 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 24.77% 20.19% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 6
Average daily rate £401 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.80 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.33%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

MPLS
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate +7 2 £275 - 4
Middlesbrough - - - -
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) BT
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) IPv4
5 1 (16.67%) IPv6
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCIP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) Brocade
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) IPv4
3 1 (16.67%) IPv6
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCIP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) BT
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) F5
North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate
Real Staffing
Rate: £225 - £265 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Harrogate
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago