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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 564 548 508
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -40
Contract jobs citing MGCP 15 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.010% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.079% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 7
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£318 £400 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £380 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7340 6294 6237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 13.12% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4153 3478 3165
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 360 527
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
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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 -1 9 £318 -20.62% 1
South East -11 4 £425 +13.33%
East of England +8 2 - -
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MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 24 (77.42%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (54.84%) Telecoms
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 14 (45.16%) H.323
5 14 (45.16%) VoIP
6 12 (38.71%) CCNP
7 10 (32.26%) Megaco
8 9 (29.03%) VMware
8 9 (29.03%) CCIE
8 9 (29.03%) Lync
8 9 (29.03%) Cisco IPT
9 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.81%) RTP
9 8 (25.81%) BGP
10 7 (22.58%) MPLS
10 7 (22.58%) ISDN
11 6 (19.35%) CCNA
11 6 (19.35%) OSPF
11 6 (19.35%) Benchmarking
11 6 (19.35%) EIGRP
11 6 (19.35%) Firewall
11 6 (19.35%) Finance
11 6 (19.35%) Diameter Protocol
12 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (16.13%) ISUP
12 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
12 5 (16.13%) Linux
12 5 (16.13%) Python
12 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (29.03%) Lync
2 5 (16.13%) OpenStack
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) H.323
1 14 (45.16%) VoIP
2 10 (32.26%) Megaco
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco IPT
4 8 (25.81%) RTP
4 8 (25.81%) BGP
5 7 (22.58%) MPLS
5 7 (22.58%) ISDN
6 6 (19.35%) OSPF
6 6 (19.35%) EIGRP
6 6 (19.35%) Firewall
6 6 (19.35%) Diameter Protocol
7 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (16.13%) ISUP
7 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
7 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (16.13%) Unified Communications
8 3 (9.68%) SS7
8 3 (9.68%) SAN
8 3 (9.68%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (54.84%) Telecoms
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Back Office
4 3 (9.68%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Multimedia
5 2 (6.45%) Billing
6 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Voice Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Telecoms Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Design Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Network Operations Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Communications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Telephony Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Build Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) IPTV
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Benchmarking
2 4 (12.90%) Network Design
2 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
3 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.45%) Network Management
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (38.71%) CCNP
3 9 (29.03%) CCIE
4 6 (19.35%) CCNA
5 5 (16.13%) CCVP
6 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.23%) CCDP
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Cisco
2 9 (29.03%) VMware
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) Verint
5 3 (9.68%) BT
5 3 (9.68%) Juniper
5 3 (9.68%) F5
6 2 (6.45%) SevOne
6 2 (6.45%) Ciena
6 2 (6.45%) NetScout
6 2 (6.45%) Reuters
6 2 (6.45%) Bloomberg
6 2 (6.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Google
7 1 (3.23%) Speakerbus
7 1 (3.23%) Zeacom