The table below looks at the statistics for MGCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGCP over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 425 416 427
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing MGCP 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.035% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.033% 0.26% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £318 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MGCP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3019 3045 2789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.88% 13.25% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2055 1970 1789
Median daily rate £433 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.74% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 91 82
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

MGCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MGCP Jobs Demand Trend in London

MGCP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MGCP Daily Rate Trend in London

MGCP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MGCP Hourly Rate Trend in London

MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region with a requirement for MGCP.

1 10 (71.43%) H.323
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) VoIP
4 7 (50.00%) CCNP
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) EIGRP
5 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
6 5 (35.71%) Diameter Protocol
6 5 (35.71%) NGN
6 5 (35.71%) WCDMA
6 5 (35.71%) Unix
6 5 (35.71%) UMTS
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) Sybase
6 5 (35.71%) Solaris
6 5 (35.71%) CDMA
6 5 (35.71%) GPRS
6 5 (35.71%) GSM
6 5 (35.71%) SS7
6 5 (35.71%) SLA
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
6 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 4 (28.57%) BGP
7 4 (28.57%) Project Management
8 3 (21.43%) SCCP

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) H.323
2 8 (57.14%) VoIP
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) CDMA
4 5 (35.71%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) GPRS
4 5 (35.71%) GSM
4 5 (35.71%) NGN
4 5 (35.71%) SS7
4 5 (35.71%) UMTS
4 5 (35.71%) WCDMA
5 4 (28.57%) BGP
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
6 3 (21.43%) ISDN
6 3 (21.43%) PSTN
6 3 (21.43%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Core Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Support
2 5 (35.71%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XMPP
2 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Solaris
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 2 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (14.29%) CCDP
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco CME
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Sybase
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds