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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 92 92 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -41
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 16 27 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 1.06% 3.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.19% 5.07% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 18
Median daily rate £230 £300 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £263 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £370 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -
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
501 533 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.48% 21.01% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 287 271
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £264 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 7 December 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 +2 7 £230 -23.33%
Slough +7 2 - - 1
Newbury +7 1 - - 1
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 31 (81.58%) Telecoms
2 23 (60.53%) 3G
3 21 (55.26%) 2G
3 21 (55.26%) 4G
4 19 (50.00%) LTE
5 15 (39.47%) Ericsson
5 15 (39.47%) SLA
6 13 (34.21%) Huawei
6 13 (34.21%) Degree
7 11 (28.95%) Cramer
8 9 (23.68%) Service Management
8 9 (23.68%) Nokia
8 9 (23.68%) Driving Licence
9 8 (21.05%) Nokia Networks
9 8 (21.05%) Wireless
9 8 (21.05%) Finance
9 8 (21.05%) HND
10 7 (18.42%) SQL
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) HNC
10 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
11 6 (15.79%) Back Office
11 6 (15.79%) Citrix
11 6 (15.79%) Remedy
11 6 (15.79%) MS Office
11 6 (15.79%) Nortel
11 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.79%) MS Access
11 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse

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 1 (2.63%) Apache
1 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
1 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) 3G
2 21 (55.26%) 2G
2 21 (55.26%) 4G
3 19 (50.00%) LTE
4 8 (21.05%) Wireless
5 5 (13.16%) GSM
5 5 (13.16%) UMTS
6 4 (10.53%) DWDM
7 3 (7.89%) UTRAN
8 2 (5.26%) ATM
8 2 (5.26%) Node B
8 2 (5.26%) RNC
9 1 (2.63%) 5G
9 1 (2.63%) HTTP
9 1 (2.63%) Internet
9 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.63%) VoLTE
9 1 (2.63%) VoWiFi
9 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (15.79%) MS Access
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
General
1 31 (81.58%) Telecoms
2 8 (21.05%) Finance
3 6 (15.79%) Back Office
4 5 (13.16%) Electronics
5 1 (2.63%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) RAN Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) 3G Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Service Desk Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) 4G Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Programme Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Optimisation Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Radio Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) LTE Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Process Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Senior RAN Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) XHTML
1 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Driving Licence
2 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Service Management
2 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (13.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) eTOM
7 2 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Fault Management
7 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) WFM
8 1 (2.63%) Contract Management
8 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.63%) Process Architecture
8 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 8 (21.05%) HND
3 7 (18.42%) HNC
4 2 (5.26%) CBAP
4 2 (5.26%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) CCNP
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (39.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (2.63%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (2.63%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Ericsson
2 13 (34.21%) Huawei
3 11 (28.95%) Cramer
4 9 (23.68%) Nokia
5 8 (21.05%) Nokia Networks
6 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.79%) Citrix
7 6 (15.79%) Nortel
7 6 (15.79%) Remedy
7 6 (15.79%) Tellabs
8 5 (13.16%) Mapinfo
9 4 (10.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (10.53%) Arqiva
9 4 (10.53%) BT
9 4 (10.53%) NetCracker
9 4 (10.53%) Siemens
9 4 (10.53%) Telindus
9 4 (10.53%) Virgin Media
9 4 (10.53%) ZTE
10 2 (5.26%) Samsung