The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MGW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MGW over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Media Gateway (MGW)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 120 130
Rank change year-on-year +25 +10  
Contract jobs citing MGW 4 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 0.97% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 £438
% change year-on-year - -37.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

MGW is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 356 621 782
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.64% 25.23% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 290 340
Median daily rate £420 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.86% +20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £253 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.36% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £22.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

MGW
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing MGW as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for MGW in Berkshire

MGW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MGW in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for MGW in Berkshire

MGW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MGW in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MGW in Berkshire

MGW
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MGW within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Reading +19 4 - - 1
MGW
South East

MGW
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MGW.

1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (83.33%) Remedy
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) MS Project
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Ericsson
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL V3
2 5 (83.33%) VoLTE
3 1 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (16.67%) 4G
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) OpenView
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) INAP
3 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN

MGW
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LTE
1 5 (83.33%) VoLTE
1 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) 3G
2 1 (16.67%) 4G
2 1 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (16.67%) INAP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Voice Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Core Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) OSS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL V3
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Ericsson
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 20 days ago