The table below looks at the statistics for MGW skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGW over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 151 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MGW 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £472 £431 £200
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +115.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MGW
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
340 677 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.84% 13.45% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 491 442
Average daily rate £413 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £507 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 24
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

MGW
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MGW Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MGW
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MGW 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 MGW.

1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) GCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) RANAP
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) MVNO
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service

MGW
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MGW 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 MGW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) MVNO
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) RANAP
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GCP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson