The table below looks at the statistics for MGW skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGW over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Media Gateway (MGW)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 118 119
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Contract jobs citing MGW 5 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.081% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 0.36% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £481 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.24% +13.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
437 548 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.94% 22.24% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 268 318
Median daily rate £350 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £455 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 12
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +109.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

MGW
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing MGW as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MGW Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MGW
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MGW Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MGW
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MGW across the Berkshire region.

MGW Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MGW
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MGW within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Reading - 4 - -
MGW
South East

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MGW 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MGW.

1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (57.14%) LTE
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
2 4 (57.14%) VoLTE
2 4 (57.14%) MS Project
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Ericsson
2 4 (57.14%) Remedy
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) INAP
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (28.57%) OpenView
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (28.57%) 4G
4 2 (28.57%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Softswitch
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) GENBAND
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) ISUP

MGW
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LTE
1 4 (57.14%) VoLTE
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) INAP
3 2 (28.57%) 3G
3 2 (28.57%) 4G
3 2 (28.57%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) ISUP
4 1 (14.29%) Softswitch
4 1 (14.29%) SS7
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Voice Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Core Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Ericsson
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) GENBAND