The table below looks at the statistics for MGCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGCP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank - - 108
Contract jobs citing MGCP 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £263 £380
% change year-on-year
+52.57% -30.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MGCP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
359 345 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.09% 13.04% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 158 82
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 11
Average hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

MGCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MGCP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MGCP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MGCP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MGCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MGCP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland