The table below looks at the statistics for GGSN skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GGSN over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank - 433 423
Contract jobs citing GGSN 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.032% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GGSN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3201 3077 2851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.45% 13.04% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2156 1990 1771
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 112 89
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.68 £42.70 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

GGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing GGSN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GGSN Jobs Demand Trend in London

GGSN
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GGSN across the London region.

GGSN Daily Rate Trend in London

GGSN
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GGSN across the London region.

GGSN Hourly Rate Trend in London

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GGSN 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 GGSN.

1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIE
1 2 (50.00%) Huawei
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCIP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) GPRS
1 2 (50.00%) GSM
1 2 (50.00%) UMTS
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) SGSN
1 2 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (25.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (25.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) PSTN
2 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows NT

GGSN
Top Related 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) GPRS
1 2 (50.00%) GSM
1 2 (50.00%) SGSN
1 2 (50.00%) UMTS
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (25.00%) ATM
2 1 (25.00%) CDMA
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) ISUP
2 1 (25.00%) PSTN
2 1 (25.00%) SCCP
2 1 (25.00%) SS7
2 1 (25.00%) TCAP
2 1 (25.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (25.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Core Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (25.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCIP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIE
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (50.00%) Huawei
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase