The table below looks at the statistics for MGCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGCP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 121 125 123
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing MGCP 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.074% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 0.32% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
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£350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
743 634 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.56% 23.53% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 227 203
Average daily rate £310 £290 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 33 20
Average hourly rate £36.00 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £20.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

MGCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

MGCP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MGCP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MGCP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MGCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MGCP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

MGCP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MGCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MGCP.

1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
3 9 (69.23%) Lync
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (46.15%) VoIP
5 6 (46.15%) RTP
5 6 (46.15%) Benchmarking
6 5 (38.46%) Megaco
6 5 (38.46%) CCIE
6 5 (38.46%) CCNP
7 4 (30.77%) CCNA
7 4 (30.77%) ISDN
7 4 (30.77%) H.323
7 4 (30.77%) BGP
7 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
7 4 (30.77%) MPLS
7 4 (30.77%) OSPF
7 4 (30.77%) Migration
7 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (30.77%) XMPP
7 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (23.08%) SIGTRAN
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco ICM
8 3 (23.08%) Multimedia
8 3 (23.08%) Network Design
8 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MGCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MGCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (69.23%) Lync
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VoIP
1 6 (46.15%) RTP
2 5 (38.46%) Megaco
3 4 (30.77%) ISDN
3 4 (30.77%) H.323
3 4 (30.77%) BGP
3 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
3 4 (30.77%) MPLS
3 4 (30.77%) OSPF
3 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ICM
4 3 (23.08%) SS7
4 3 (23.08%) IPv4
4 3 (23.08%) IPv6
5 2 (15.38%) 3G
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.69%) GSM
General
1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Multimedia
3 2 (15.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Design Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Voice Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Benchmarking
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCIE
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Verint
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com