The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SGSN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SGSN over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 423 - 432
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SGSN 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% - 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.043% - 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

SGSN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2303 3014 3064
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.06% 13.84% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1536 2050 1982
Median daily rate £450 £430 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +10.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 48 91
Median hourly rate £24.86 £22.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% +11.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.83 £11.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

SGSN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SGSN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SGSN in London

SGSN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SGSN in London

SGSN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SGSN in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SGSN 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 SGSN.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) GGSN
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) MobileIron
2 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS

SGSN
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 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) GGSN
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) MobileIron
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
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