The first table below looks at the demand for MGCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGCP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Essex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MGCP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.13% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £438 £295
% change year-on-year
- +48.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 67 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.76% 16.30% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 30 14
Average daily rate £400 £320 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £168 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -5.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.40 £45.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
MGCP
East of England

MGCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

MGCP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MGCP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

MGCP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MGCP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Zeacom
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) XMPP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) SCCP
2 1 (50.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) HSRP
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) RTP
1 1 (50.00%) SCCP
1 1 (50.00%) H.323
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Zeacom
2 1 (50.00%) VMware