The table below looks at the statistics for MGCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGCP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing MGCP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MGCP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 32.00% 18.31% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Average daily rate - £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Average hourly rate £46.00 £29.09 £25.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.15% +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.02 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £29.15 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

MGCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

MGCP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MGCP
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

MGCP Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen