Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 44 50
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 -
Contract jobs citing MPLS 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.87% 0.96% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 4.55% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £351 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.99% +192.08% -
10th Percentile £363 £350 £115
90th Percentile £388 £351 £125
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £150.00

MPLS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following 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 or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 81 88 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 23.48% 21.15% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 56
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £334 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +13.62% -13.60%
10th Percentile £115 £163 £142
90th Percentile £488 £450 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 11
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £13.46 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.89% +7.66% -0.95%
10th Percentile £12.95 £9.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £22.05 £31.00 £38.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.11% +7.69% -15.76%

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Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Selby - 2 £375 -
York - 2 £375 -
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Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

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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 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification