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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 615 627 622
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing MGCP 5 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.054% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.067% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 7
Median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £401 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.35%
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
7498 7934 8351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.16% 14.33% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4490 4673 4774
Median daily rate £400 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 479 459
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 7 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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -12 5 £475 +18.75% 4
London -26 3 £475 +18.75% 1
South East +24 1 - - 2
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 with a requirement for MGCP.

1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
1 15 (88.24%) H.323
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (41.18%) VXML
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (35.29%) CCNP
5 6 (35.29%) CCNA
5 6 (35.29%) ISDN
5 6 (35.29%) PBX
5 6 (35.29%) RTP
5 6 (35.29%) CAD
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco ICM
6 5 (29.41%) SCCP
7 4 (23.53%) CCIE
7 4 (23.53%) WAN
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) XMPP
7 4 (23.53%) CCVP
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) RFC 2833
8 3 (17.65%) MS Office
8 3 (17.65%) DHCP
8 3 (17.65%) HTTP
8 3 (17.65%) VoIP
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) VPN
8 3 (17.65%) DNS
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification

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 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) H.323
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco ICM
2 6 (35.29%) ISDN
2 6 (35.29%) PBX
2 6 (35.29%) RTP
3 5 (29.41%) SCCP
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
5 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) HTTP
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) OSPF
5 3 (17.65%) Q.931
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Business Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Security Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) VXML
2 4 (23.53%) XMPP
3 3 (17.65%) RFC 2833
4 1 (5.88%) CCXML
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (5.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) CAD
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Security
4 1 (5.88%) Contact Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (5.88%) E-Discovery
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) CCNA
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
3 4 (23.53%) CCIE
3 4 (23.53%) CCVP
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.88%) CCSA
6 1 (5.88%) CCSE
6 1 (5.88%) CISSP
6 1 (5.88%) GIAC
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco CME
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.88%) EnCase
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.76%) Juniper
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Sonus
3 1 (5.88%) Aruba
3 1 (5.88%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
3 1 (5.88%) NetScout
3 1 (5.88%) Reuters
3 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
3 1 (5.88%) SevOne
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McGregor Boyall
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