The table below looks at the statistics for SGSN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SGSN over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 73 69
Contract jobs citing SGSN 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.40% 1.68%
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
177 285 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.21% 28.67% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 150 78
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 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%

SGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SGSN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SGSN
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SGSN Daily Rate Trend in Reading