Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 88 86
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 -
Contract jobs citing SCCP 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.20% 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.83% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Reading median daily rate - £450 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.74% -
Berkshire median daily rate - £465 £483
% change year-on-year - -3.63% -
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 314 242 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 21.39% 19.34% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 131 156
Reading median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% - +3.36%
10th Percentile £225 £255 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 16
Reading median hourly rate £43.75 £25.33 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.74% -38.60% +15.21%
10th Percentile £20.00 £15.28 £13.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.98 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £20.56
% change year-on-year +11.11% -34.35% -47.28%

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 20 January 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CTI
1 3 (100.00%) VXML
1 3 (100.00%) QSIG
1 3 (100.00%) H.323
1 3 (100.00%) IVR
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) RIA

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) CTI
1 3 (100.00%) H.323
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) QSIG
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) IVR
2 1 (33.33%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft