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 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)
London / City of London
Rank - 148 -
Contract jobs citing MGW 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.033% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
392 332 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 10.80% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 230 487
Median daily rate £433 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 12
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +22.99%
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 the City of London

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

MGW Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London