The table below looks at the statistics for MGCP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MGCP over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
UK
Rank 587 609 602
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs citing MGCP 7 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.038% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 10
Median daily rate £410 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.19% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £290 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate - £305 £350
% change year-on-year
- -12.85%
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
6820 7569 7658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.04% 14.55% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4245 4478 4214
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 314 442
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £43.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

MGCP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MGCP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MGCP
Daily Rate Trend

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

MGCP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MGCP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MGCP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MGCP
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MGCP within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 7 £410 +25.19% 1
London +19 6 £410 -3.52% 1
South East +16 1 - -
Berkshire +13 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -

MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for MGCP.

1 10 (76.92%) ISDN
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) H.323
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (38.46%) NX-OS
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
5 3 (23.08%) PBX
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) IPv4
5 3 (23.08%) IPv6
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint

MGCP
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) H.323
1 10 (76.92%) ISDN
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) NX-OS
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) VoIP
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
5 3 (23.08%) IPv4
5 3 (23.08%) PBX
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Network Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Security Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Business Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) RFC 2833
1 3 (23.08%) VXML
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) CCXML
3 1 (7.69%) JTAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) DDoS Mitigation
1 3 (23.08%) E-Discovery
1 3 (23.08%) Network Design
1 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) CAD
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Contact Management
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (7.69%) CCSE
4 1 (7.69%) CCVP
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (23.08%) EnCase
3 3 (23.08%) Nagios
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 3 (23.08%) Infoblox
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
3 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
3 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) NetScout
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) Reuters
3 2 (15.38%) Ruckus Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) SevOne
3 2 (15.38%) Sonus
4 1 (7.69%) Genesys
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
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