The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 97 58 88
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +30
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 21 72 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.92% 2.76% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.31% 12.39% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 25 9
Median daily rate £235 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £271
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £122.50 -
Radio Access Network
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
487 581 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.43% 22.29% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 280 240
Median daily rate £365 £330 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Berkshire region.

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Radio Access Network
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Berkshire region.

Radio Access Network Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Radio Access Network
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 9 £235 -21.66%
Newbury -5 5 - -
Slough +2 4 - - 1
Maidenhead -7 1 - -
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 39 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 34 (65.38%) 4G
3 33 (63.46%) 3G
4 27 (51.92%) 2G
5 18 (34.62%) Huawei
6 16 (30.77%) Ericsson
7 15 (28.85%) Back Office
7 15 (28.85%) Degree
7 15 (28.85%) LTE
8 14 (26.92%) Wireless
8 14 (26.92%) SLA
9 12 (23.08%) Nokia
10 11 (21.15%) Service Management
10 11 (21.15%) Nokia Networks
11 10 (19.23%) Cramer
12 9 (17.31%) Driving Licence
13 8 (15.38%) Node B
13 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
14 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
14 7 (13.46%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 7 (13.46%) Siemens
14 7 (13.46%) ATM
14 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
14 7 (13.46%) MS PowerPoint
15 6 (11.54%) RNC
15 6 (11.54%) Finance
15 6 (11.54%) HNC
15 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
15 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
15 6 (11.54%) Nortel

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
1 7 (13.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.69%) MS Office
4 1 (1.92%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 34 (65.38%) 4G
2 33 (63.46%) 3G
3 27 (51.92%) 2G
4 15 (28.85%) LTE
5 14 (26.92%) Wireless
6 8 (15.38%) Node B
7 7 (13.46%) ATM
8 6 (11.54%) RNC
9 5 (9.62%) GSM
9 5 (9.62%) UMTS
10 3 (5.77%) Broadband
10 3 (5.77%) DWDM
10 3 (5.77%) UTRAN
11 2 (3.85%) BGP
11 2 (3.85%) Firewall
11 2 (3.85%) OSPF
11 2 (3.85%) RANAP
11 2 (3.85%) TACACS
11 2 (3.85%) VRRP
11 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (9.62%) MS Access
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
General
1 39 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (28.85%) Back Office
3 6 (11.54%) Finance
4 4 (7.69%) Electronics
5 3 (5.77%) Billing
6 2 (3.85%) Retail
7 1 (1.92%) Law
7 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) RAN Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Analyst
2 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Programme Manager
3 5 (9.62%) Wireless Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) 3G Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) 4G Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Databuild Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Optimisation Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Radio Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Report Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Service Transition Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Transition Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Data Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) IP Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) IP Security Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Driving Licence
2 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Service Management
2 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.62%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.62%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (7.69%) ITIL
4 4 (7.69%) Project Management
5 3 (5.77%) High Availability
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.77%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) CRM
6 2 (3.85%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (3.85%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 2 (3.85%) eTOM
6 2 (3.85%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (3.85%) Network Planning
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.85%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) HNC
3 4 (7.69%) HND
4 2 (3.85%) CBAP
4 2 (3.85%) CCNP
4 2 (3.85%) CCSA
4 2 (3.85%) CCSE
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.85%) CISSP
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.92%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.85%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Huawei
2 16 (30.77%) Ericsson
3 12 (23.08%) Nokia
4 11 (21.15%) Nokia Networks
5 10 (19.23%) Cramer
6 7 (13.46%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 7 (13.46%) Siemens
7 6 (11.54%) Arqiva
7 6 (11.54%) BT
7 6 (11.54%) Citrix
7 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.54%) Nortel
7 6 (11.54%) Remedy
7 6 (11.54%) Samsung
7 6 (11.54%) Tellabs
8 5 (9.62%) Mapinfo
8 5 (9.62%) NetCracker
8 5 (9.62%) Telindus
8 5 (9.62%) Virgin Media
8 5 (9.62%) ZTE
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