The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 79 82 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 5 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 0.32% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 2.25% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £260 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £117.50 - £57.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
207 178 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.21% 14.46% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 63 37
Average daily rate £375 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 12
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.75 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.07% +5.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £14.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.80 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) Business Objects
4 11 (42.31%) Perl
4 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 11 (42.31%) Python
4 11 (42.31%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (42.31%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (42.31%) Greenplum
4 11 (42.31%) Analytics
5 6 (23.08%) Network Architecture
5 6 (23.08%) 4G
5 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (23.08%) 2G
5 6 (23.08%) 3G
6 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (15.38%) LTE
7 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
7 4 (15.38%) Demand Forecasting
7 4 (15.38%) UMTS
7 4 (15.38%) MS Access
7 4 (15.38%) Service Management
7 4 (15.38%) GPRS
7 4 (15.38%) GSM
8 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
8 3 (11.54%) Finance
8 3 (11.54%) Netcool
8 3 (11.54%) NSN NetAct

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) 4G
1 6 (23.08%) 2G
1 6 (23.08%) 3G
2 4 (15.38%) LTE
2 4 (15.38%) UMTS
2 4 (15.38%) GPRS
2 4 (15.38%) GSM
3 1 (3.85%) SDH
3 1 (3.85%) DWDM
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (42.31%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) MS Access
General
1 26 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Technical Design Authority
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Network Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planner
4 2 (7.69%) Change Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Network Operations Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Supplier Relationship Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Support Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Analytics
2 6 (23.08%) Network Architecture
3 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
4 4 (15.38%) Demand Forecasting
4 4 (15.38%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.69%) ITSM
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Perl
2 11 (42.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) HNC
2 1 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Netcool
1 3 (11.54%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Business Objects
2 11 (42.31%) Greenplum
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Mapinfo