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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Radio Access Network (RAN)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £305 £291
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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
107 102 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.46% 16.48% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 51
Median daily rate £340 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.65 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

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