Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MGCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MGCP over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 839 834
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 -17
Contract jobs citing MGCP 5 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.016% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.038% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 19
England median daily rate £448 £382 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.15% - +7.23%
10th Percentile £383 £321 £284
90th Percentile £514 £466 £456
UK median daily rate £448 £382 £382
% change year-on-year +17.15% - +13.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

MGCP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13087 15019 14657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.80% 15.40% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8031 9134 8599
England median daily rate £403 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £188 £221 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 763 950
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.43% +12.25% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.33 £47.50 £47.15
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.45% +4.68%

MGCP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MGCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MGCP in England

MGCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MGCP in England

MGCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MGCP in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MGCP in England

MGCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MGCP in England

MGCP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MGCP within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 3 £395 -7.82%
South East +2 2 £500 -
MGCP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for MGCP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) ISDN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) H.323
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) PBX
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SCCP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (40.00%) PSTN
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) FCoE
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (20.00%) EnCase

MGCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) H.323
1 4 (80.00%) ISDN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) PBX
2 3 (60.00%) SCCP
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) PSTN
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) FCoE
4 1 (20.00%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Voice Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Communications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (20.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Market Research
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) EnCase
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless