Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Megaco skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Megaco over the 6 months to 16 July 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.

Megaco (H.248)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 352 392
Contract jobs citing Megaco 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.038% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.22% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median daily rate - £500 -
England median daily rate - £500 £303
% change year-on-year - +65.29% -13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £27.50
England median hourly rate - - £27.50

Megaco 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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,581 2,729 3,742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.10% 17.17% 20.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,348 1,506 2,102
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £205 £213 £220
90th Percentile £575 £538 £527
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 174 219
South East median hourly rate £25.01 £17.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.89% -32.69% -10.54%
10th Percentile £12.70 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.75 £47.50 £48.89
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.83 £25.00
% change year-on-year +6.21% -24.68% +21.95%

Megaco
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Megaco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Megaco in the South East

Megaco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Megaco in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Megaco in the South East