The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
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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 Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 39 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.89% 13.13% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 11
Average daily rate £388 £400 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire