The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 June 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)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 29 25
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Contract jobs citing MPLS 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.45% 0.54% 4.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 2.33% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Median daily rate £375 £351 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.99% +19.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.60 £47.83 £50.00
% change year-on-year -6.76% -4.34%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 24 43 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 17.39% 23.24% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 39
Median daily rate £419 £325 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.84% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £22.00 £41.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.98% +64.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing MPLS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in North Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MPLS in North Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York - 2 £375 -
Selby - 1 £375 - 1
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Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements

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Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Selby, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago