Period
to 26 April 2018

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 6 months to 26 April 2018 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
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 584 595
Contract jobs citing SGSN 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.042% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
London median daily rate - - £400
England median daily rate £675 - £305
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

SGSN 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 5,504 4,721 5,580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.96% 11.87% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,778 3,159 3,748
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £220 £263 £225
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 134 118
London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +14.03%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.88 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.63
England median hourly rate £19.51 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -9.26% -14.00% +13.64%

SGSN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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