The table below looks at the statistics for GGSN skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GGSN over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 416 - 399
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GGSN 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% - 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.095% - 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £244
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +43.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
3148 3075 3283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.81% 12.32% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2103 2028 2094
Average daily rate £400 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 94 140
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.68 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.14%

GGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GGSN across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GGSN within the London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - - - -
GGSN
England

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GGSN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GGSN.

1 5 (100.00%) SGSN
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) DSL
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) Network Planning
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) ISDN
2 4 (80.00%) SDH
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) IPv4
2 4 (80.00%) IPv6
2 4 (80.00%) CCIE
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Russian Language
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) SS7
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GGSN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GGSN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SGSN
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) DSL
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) ISDN
2 4 (80.00%) SDH
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) IPv4
2 4 (80.00%) IPv6
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) SS7
3 1 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Russian Language
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Databuild Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) Network Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCIE
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks