The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SCCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCCP over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SCCP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.054% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £343 £400
% change year-on-year +38.68% -14.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SCCP 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 369 543 593
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 20.09% 23.34% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 248 238
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 31
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.89% -59.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

SCCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCP in Berkshire

SCCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCP in Berkshire

SCCP
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 SCCP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Bracknell - 1 - -
SCCP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SCCP 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 SCCP.

1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Nortel
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) ISUP
1 1 (50.00%) INAP
1 1 (50.00%) Q.931
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) GGSN
1 1 (50.00%) SGSN
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) GENBAND
1 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol

SCCP
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) GGSN
1 1 (50.00%) INAP
1 1 (50.00%) ISUP
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Q.931
1 1 (50.00%) SGSN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) GENBAND
1 1 (50.00%) Nortel