The table below looks at the statistics for Megaco skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Megaco over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Megaco (H.248)
Rank - 650 630
Contract jobs citing Megaco 0 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.051% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8319 7836 8554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.50% 13.70% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5068 4501 4724
Median daily rate £400 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 546 482
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.85 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Megaco
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Megaco Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Megaco
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Megaco within the UK.

Megaco Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Megaco
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Megaco within the UK.

Megaco Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Megaco
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Megaco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Megaco.

1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) GGSN
1 1 (100.00%) SGSN
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

Megaco
Top Related IT Skills 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%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA
1 1 (100.00%) GGSN
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) SGSN
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase