The table below looks at the statistics for SCCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCP over the 3 months to 21 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
UK / England
Rank 570 603 588
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Contract jobs citing SCCP 9 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.011% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.073% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £600 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £350
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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6246 6805 7037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.94% 14.50% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3918 4092 3908
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 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 293 421
Median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

SCCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SCCP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SCCP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SCCP Daily Rate Trend in England

SCCP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCP across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

SCCP Daily Rate Histogram in England

SCCP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SCCP Hourly Rate Trend in England

SCCP
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 SCCP within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
South East +19 4 £400 -
London +11 4 £625 -
SCCP
UK

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SCCP 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 SCCP.

1 11 (64.71%) VoIP
2 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
3 6 (35.29%) H.323
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Identity Management
5 4 (23.53%) SAML
5 4 (23.53%) TCAP
5 4 (23.53%) Q.931
5 4 (23.53%) Google
5 4 (23.53%) Kerberos
5 4 (23.53%) UMTS
5 4 (23.53%) GSM
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) LDAP
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
5 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (17.65%) M3UA
6 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) SCTP
6 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
6 3 (17.65%) LTE
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) ISDN
6 3 (17.65%) PBX
6 3 (17.65%) DHCP

SCCP
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 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) VoIP
2 6 (35.29%) H.323
3 4 (23.53%) GSM
3 4 (23.53%) Kerberos
3 4 (23.53%) LDAP
3 4 (23.53%) Q.931
3 4 (23.53%) TCAP
3 4 (23.53%) UMTS
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) ISDN
4 3 (17.65%) ISUP
4 3 (17.65%) LTE
4 3 (17.65%) M3UA
4 3 (17.65%) MGCP
4 3 (17.65%) PBX
4 3 (17.65%) QSIG
4 3 (17.65%) SCTP
5 2 (11.76%) Skype
5 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Security Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Architect
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) SAML
2 2 (11.76%) RFC 2833
3 1 (5.88%) JTAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (5.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (23.53%) Identity Management
1 4 (23.53%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) SANS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Google
4 2 (11.76%) GENBAND
4 2 (11.76%) Nortel
4 2 (11.76%) Sonus
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.88%) Genesys
5 1 (5.88%) Huawei
5 1 (5.88%) Intel
5 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.88%) NetWitness
5 1 (5.88%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Splunk