The table below looks at the statistics for GGSN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GGSN over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 80 67
Contract jobs citing GGSN 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.32% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £305 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £305 £230
% change year-on-year
- +32.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
168 302 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.90% 29.55% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 169 82
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

GGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

GGSN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GGSN
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

GGSN Daily Rate Trend in Reading