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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 92 52 84
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +32
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 26 71 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 2.90% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.71% 11.81% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 12
Median daily rate £258 £260 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £233 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £338 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £270 £258
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £117.50 -
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
552 601 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.46% 24.51% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 241 213
Median daily rate £363 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.75 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 June 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 -20 8 - -
Slough 0 7 £325 +30.00%
Newbury -2 3 £201 -
Maidenhead -8 1 - -
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 58 (79.45%) 3G
2 50 (68.49%) Telecoms
2 50 (68.49%) 4G
3 33 (45.21%) 2G
4 29 (39.73%) LTE
5 24 (32.88%) Huawei
6 17 (23.29%) Nokia
7 15 (20.55%) Ericsson
7 15 (20.55%) Back Office
8 14 (19.18%) Nokia Networks
9 13 (17.81%) Degree
9 13 (17.81%) Wireless
9 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
10 11 (15.07%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (13.70%) ATM
12 9 (12.33%) Remedy
12 9 (12.33%) Project Management
12 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
13 8 (10.96%) Siemens
13 8 (10.96%) Nortel
13 8 (10.96%) Citrix
13 8 (10.96%) Cramer
13 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
13 8 (10.96%) Service Delivery
13 8 (10.96%) RNC
13 8 (10.96%) Node B
13 8 (10.96%) Tellabs
13 8 (10.96%) Amdocs OSS
13 8 (10.96%) Samsung
14 7 (9.59%) NSN NetAct

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 (4.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (9.59%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Traffica
2 1 (1.37%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 58 (79.45%) 3G
2 50 (68.49%) 4G
3 33 (45.21%) 2G
4 29 (39.73%) LTE
5 13 (17.81%) Wireless
6 10 (13.70%) ATM
7 8 (10.96%) Node B
7 8 (10.96%) RNC
8 6 (8.22%) Broadband
8 6 (8.22%) UMTS
9 5 (6.85%) DNS
9 5 (6.85%) OSPF
9 5 (6.85%) VRRP
10 4 (5.48%) GSM
10 4 (5.48%) Internet
10 4 (5.48%) IPsec
10 4 (5.48%) VoLTE
11 3 (4.11%) 3GPP
11 3 (4.11%) HSRP
11 3 (4.11%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (6.85%) MS Access
2 1 (1.37%) GIS
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
General
1 50 (68.49%) Telecoms
2 15 (20.55%) Back Office
3 7 (9.59%) Billing
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) RAN Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Service Desk Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Telecoms Manager
3 6 (8.22%) 3G Engineer
3 6 (8.22%) 4G Engineer
4 5 (6.85%) Architect
4 5 (6.85%) Databuild Engineer
4 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Design Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Network Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Network Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Optimisation Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Programme Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Radio Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) RAN Design Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Telecoms Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Telecoms Programme Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) XML
2 1 (1.37%) SOAP
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.48%) Smartphone
3 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.33%) Project Management
2 8 (10.96%) Service Delivery
3 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.22%) High Availability
4 6 (8.22%) ITIL
5 5 (6.85%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (5.48%) CRM
6 4 (5.48%) Performance Management
6 4 (5.48%) Service Management
7 3 (4.11%) Change Management
7 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.11%) Fault Analysis
7 3 (4.11%) Fault Management
7 3 (4.11%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.11%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.11%) Network Planning
7 3 (4.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.74%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (2.74%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.85%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) C
3 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) HNC
3 2 (2.74%) CCNP
3 2 (2.74%) CCSA
3 2 (2.74%) CCSE
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.74%) CISSP
4 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.74%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Amdocs OSS
2 7 (9.59%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (2.74%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.37%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Huawei
2 17 (23.29%) Nokia
3 15 (20.55%) Ericsson
4 14 (19.18%) Nokia Networks
5 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.33%) Remedy
6 8 (10.96%) Citrix
6 8 (10.96%) Cramer
6 8 (10.96%) Nortel
6 8 (10.96%) Samsung
6 8 (10.96%) Siemens
6 8 (10.96%) Tellabs
7 7 (9.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (8.22%) Arqiva
8 6 (8.22%) BT
9 5 (6.85%) NetCracker
9 5 (6.85%) Telindus
9 5 (6.85%) Virgin Media
9 5 (6.85%) ZTE
10 2 (2.74%) F5