Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for SCCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCCP over the 6 months to 25 February 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.

Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 92 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +97
Contract jobs citing SCCP 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.083% 0.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Reading median daily rate £450 £483 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.74% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £465 £425 -
% change year-on-year +9.41% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

SCCP 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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 212 365 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.54% 25.76% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 158 272
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £251 £213 £251
90th Percentile £550 £525 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £416 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.06% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 29
Reading median hourly rate £19.83 £53.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.11% +19.44% +157.14%
10th Percentile £14.45 £13.13 £14.65
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.65 £78.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% -53.85% +20.00%

SCCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing SCCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for SCCP in Reading

SCCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCP in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SCCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SCCP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) QSIG
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) RIA
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Acme Packet
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Sonus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM

SCCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) QSIG
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) RIA
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Acme Packet
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sonus