Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 623 576 578
Rank change year-on-year -47 +2 +17
Contract jobs citing MGCP 2 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.029% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% 0.21% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 15
London median daily rate £215 £382 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.72% -4.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £208 £360 £287
90th Percentile £223 £476 £467
England median daily rate £215 £376 £400
% change year-on-year -42.82% -6.00% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,373 5,619 5,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.57% 13.47% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,670 3,670 3,582
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £260 £225
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
England median daily rate £410 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +2.12% +0.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 145 161
London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.10% -13.33% +20.32%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +8.64%

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 16 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) SCCP
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) BGP-4
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) SCCP
2 1 (50.00%) BGP-4
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) GLBP
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft