The table below looks at the statistics for MGCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGCP over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 582 582 562
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing MGCP 14 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.023% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 9
Average daily rate £375 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £209 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £471 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MGCP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6850 7067 6159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.52% 15.01% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4085 3968 3287
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 415 367
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

MGCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MGCP Jobs Demand Trend in England

MGCP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MGCP Daily Rate Trend in England

MGCP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MGCP across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

MGCP Daily Rate Histogram in England

MGCP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MGCP Hourly Rate Trend in England

MGCP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MGCP within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 8 £375 -14.28% 2
South East +16 6 £328 +9.25% 2
MGCP
UK

MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 35 (89.74%) H.323
2 22 (56.41%) Cisco
3 21 (53.85%) VoIP
4 20 (51.28%) Cisco CUCM
5 16 (41.03%) SS7
5 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
6 14 (35.90%) Degree
6 14 (35.90%) Unix
6 14 (35.90%) Solaris
6 14 (35.90%) Diameter Protocol
7 11 (28.21%) NGN
7 11 (28.21%) VMware
7 11 (28.21%) Oracle
7 11 (28.21%) Sybase
7 11 (28.21%) CDMA
7 11 (28.21%) GPRS
7 11 (28.21%) GSM
7 11 (28.21%) UMTS
7 11 (28.21%) WCDMA
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (28.21%) SLA
7 11 (28.21%) EIGRP
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
8 10 (25.64%) OSPF
8 10 (25.64%) DNS
8 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
9 9 (23.08%) SolarWinds
9 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (20.51%) CCNP

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 35 (89.74%) H.323
2 21 (53.85%) VoIP
3 16 (41.03%) SS7
4 14 (35.90%) Diameter Protocol
5 11 (28.21%) CDMA
5 11 (28.21%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (28.21%) EIGRP
5 11 (28.21%) GPRS
5 11 (28.21%) GSM
5 11 (28.21%) NGN
5 11 (28.21%) UMTS
5 11 (28.21%) WCDMA
6 10 (25.64%) DNS
6 10 (25.64%) OSPF
7 8 (20.51%) BGP
7 8 (20.51%) Firewall
8 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.26%) Unified Communications
9 3 (7.69%) GGSN
9 3 (7.69%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
General
1 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Network Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Core Network Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Network Support
4 8 (20.51%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Test Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) XMPP
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Solaris
1 14 (35.90%) Unix
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (5.13%) Change Management
3 2 (5.13%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (5.13%) E-Discovery
3 2 (5.13%) Information Security
3 2 (5.13%) Network Design
3 2 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.13%) Project Management
3 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.56%) Change Control
4 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.56%) Presales
4 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.56%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
2 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (20.51%) CCNP
4 7 (17.95%) CCIE
5 6 (15.38%) CCNA
6 4 (10.26%) CCDP
7 3 (7.69%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (2.56%) CCSA
8 1 (2.56%) CCSE
8 1 (2.56%) CCVP
8 1 (2.56%) CISSP
8 1 (2.56%) GIAC
8 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) SLA
2 4 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Firmware
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (5.13%) EnCase
4 2 (5.13%) Nagios
5 1 (2.56%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle
2 11 (28.21%) Sybase
2 11 (28.21%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 4 (10.26%) Verint
5 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.13%) Infoblox
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) Polycom
5 2 (5.13%) Red Box
5 2 (5.13%) Remedy
5 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.56%) CA
6 1 (2.56%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.56%) Huawei
6 1 (2.56%) Meraki
6 1 (2.56%) Nokia
6 1 (2.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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