Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 July 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)
England > London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 608 588
Rank change year-on-year +39 -20 +13
Contract jobs citing MGCP 12 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.026% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
London median daily rate £430 £425 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +33.86% -15.33%
10th Percentile £366 £339 £251
90th Percentile £463 £450 £454
England median daily rate £410 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +13.10% +3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

MGCP 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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 4866 6120 6151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.65% 13.50% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3225 4169 3975
London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £239 £245 £206
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 95 195
London median hourly rate £21.40 £21.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% +12.32% -
10th Percentile £12.88 £10.50 £11.35
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.63 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -24.00% +21.95% +13.89%

MGCP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MGCP in London

MGCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MGCP in London

MGCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MGCP in London

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 London region with a requirement for MGCP.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) H.323
2 8 (66.67%) Wireless
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (50.00%) ISDN
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (41.67%) Skype
4 5 (41.67%) NX-OS
4 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
4 5 (41.67%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (41.67%) OSPF
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) IPv4
5 4 (33.33%) IPv6
5 4 (33.33%) Nagios
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) Wireshark

MGCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) H.323
1 8 (66.67%) Wireless
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (50.00%) ISDN
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) NX-OS
3 5 (41.67%) OSPF
3 5 (41.67%) Skype
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) IPv4
4 4 (33.33%) IPv6
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) VoIP
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Communications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Security Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
1 4 (33.33%) E-Discovery
1 4 (33.33%) Network Design
1 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCSE
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) GIAC
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP Voice
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
1 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (33.33%) EnCase
2 4 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 4 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) BT
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) NetScout
4 1 (8.33%) Reuters
4 1 (8.33%) SevOne
4 1 (8.33%) Speakerbus
4 1 (8.33%) Verint