The table below looks at the statistics for MGW skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGW over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Media Gateway (MGW)
England / London
Rank 396 416 411
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing MGW 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.041% 0.11% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £380 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £438
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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
2444 2733 2896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.80% 12.74% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1653 1784 1868
Median daily rate £440 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 65 89
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.62 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.88% +13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

MGW
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MGW Jobs Demand Trend in London

MGW
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MGW Daily Rate Trend in London

MGW
Top 6 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MGW 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 MGW.

1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE

MGW
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 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) CS Core Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson