The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 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.

Media Gateway (MGW)
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 420
Contract jobs citing MGW 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £431
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 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 2244 3010 3113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.98% 13.89% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1497 2047 2008
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 47 93
Median hourly rate £24.93 £22.00 £18.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.31% +16.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £12.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

MGW
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

MGW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MGW in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for MGW.

1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE

MGW
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) CS Core Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson