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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Radio Access Network (RAN)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - - 56
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £313 £270
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +15.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
112 78 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.05% 12.56% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 39 39
Median daily rate £313 £368 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.96% +41.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £158 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.73 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.47% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.35 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

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