The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £268
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £122.50 -
Radio Access Network
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 90 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.50% 12.64% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 59 74
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham