Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 387 357 386
Rank change year-on-year -30 +29 -2
Contract jobs citing Megaco 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.018% 0.037% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.21% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median daily rate - £500 -
England median daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 2,599 2,815 3,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.74% 17.25% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,378 1,557 1,812
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.23% +3.72%
10th Percentile £203 £207 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £530
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 162 205
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £17.75 £24.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.17% -26.95% +8.00%
10th Percentile £12.70 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £47.20 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.18 £23.00
% change year-on-year +10.01% -20.96% +15.00%

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

Megaco
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Megaco within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley 0 3 - -
Berkshire -1 3 - -
Megaco
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Megaco 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 South East region with a requirement for Megaco.

1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) ISUP
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol

Megaco
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) ISUP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) CS Core Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management