The first table below looks at the demand for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 73 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.77% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 4.13% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 121 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.43% 12.03% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 56 51
Average daily rate £330 £365 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £240 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.96 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -57.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Radio Access Network
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Amersham - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Radio Access Network also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Radio Access Network.

1 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) 3G
3 5 (38.46%) 2G
3 5 (38.46%) 4G
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Data Management
4 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) UMTS
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (7.69%) LTE
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (7.69%) ITSM
7 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.69%) ATM
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) PMI
7 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Intranet
7 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
7 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Radio Access Network also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Radio Access Network. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) 3G
2 5 (38.46%) 2G
2 5 (38.46%) 4G
3 2 (15.38%) UMTS
4 1 (7.69%) LTE
4 1 (7.69%) ATM
4 1 (7.69%) Intranet
4 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
General
1 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (30.77%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft