The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 63 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 1.74% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £316 £145 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.10% -
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 West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 115 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.77% 13.81% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 65 69
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +96.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £11.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £41.25 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Radio Access Network
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) 2G
1 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) HP

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) 2G
1 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia