Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for GGSN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GGSN over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 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.

Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
England > London
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 629 - 613
Rank change year-on-year - +613 0
Contract jobs citing GGSN 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% - 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% - 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
London median daily rate £313 - £300
10th Percentile £301 - £295
90th Percentile £334 - £305
England median daily rate £363 £413 £295
% change year-on-year -12.12% +39.83% -18.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

GGSN 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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5401 6228 5907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.55% 13.84% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3620 4076 3903
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% +5.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £217
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
England median daily rate £403 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +0.75% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 140 176
London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -3.83% +6.80%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.65 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.38 £50.00 £44.38
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.11% +8.74% +5.00%

GGSN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing GGSN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for GGSN in London

GGSN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GGSN in London

GGSN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GGSN in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) SGSN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Tekelec
1 2 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (50.00%) Acme Packet
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

GGSN
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) SGSN
1 2 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Tekelec
2 1 (50.00%) Acme Packet
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco