The table below looks at the statistics for MGCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGCP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 603 630 605
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -25
Contract jobs citing MGCP 12 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.025% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.18% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Median daily rate £347 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £335 -
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MGCP
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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
7672 7204 7787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.42% 13.85% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4722 4187 4376
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 500 443
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.19% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.73 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

MGCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing MGCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MGCP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -7 6 £382 +1.86%
South East +16 3 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South West - 2 £313 -
North East - 1 - -
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MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MGCP 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 England region with a requirement for MGCP.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
1 13 (86.67%) H.323
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (46.67%) VXML
5 6 (40.00%) CAD
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (40.00%) CCNP
5 6 (40.00%) CCNA
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco ICM
6 4 (26.67%) CCVP
6 4 (26.67%) CCIE
6 4 (26.67%) RTP
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) PBX
6 4 (26.67%) XMPP
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) HTTP
7 3 (20.00%) SS7
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (20.00%) SCCP
8 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (13.33%) OSPF
8 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (13.33%) VPN
8 2 (13.33%) VoIP
8 2 (13.33%) ISDN
8 2 (13.33%) LAN
8 2 (13.33%) Solaris
8 2 (13.33%) Unix

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) H.323
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco ICM
3 4 (26.67%) PBX
3 4 (26.67%) RTP
4 3 (20.00%) HTTP
4 3 (20.00%) SCCP
4 3 (20.00%) SS7
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) ISDN
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) OSPF
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.67%) NX-OS
6 1 (6.67%) Telepresence
6 1 (6.67%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Security Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VoLTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) VXML
2 4 (26.67%) XMPP
3 1 (6.67%) CCXML
3 1 (6.67%) RFC 2833
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Solaris
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) CAD
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
3 1 (6.67%) Contact Management
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (6.67%) E-Discovery
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNA
1 6 (40.00%) CCNP
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCIE
2 4 (26.67%) CCVP
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCSA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (6.67%) EnCase
3 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Aruba
3 1 (6.67%) Infoblox
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase