Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
North Yorkshire > Harrogate
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 10 9
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Harrogate - 6.98% 11.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 23.08% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Harrogate median daily rate - £351 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.83% -
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £351 £293
% change year-on-year +6.99% +19.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Harrogate median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

MPLS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Harrogate
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1 13 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 5.00% 30.23% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 23
Harrogate median daily rate £350 £301 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.47% -7.54% -22.62%
North Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £334 £325
% change year-on-year +8.61% +2.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Harrogate median hourly rate - £21.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +63.46% +30.00%
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.97 £21.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year -6.02% +63.46% +6.47%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

Job postings citing MPLS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Harrogate.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Harrogate

MPLS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MPLS in Harrogate