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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 80 87 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -37
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 6 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.47% 0.17% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.69% 1.27% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £260 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £117.50 - £57.50
Radio Access Network
South East

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
223 157 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.53% 13.14% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 56 42
Average daily rate £389 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.58% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £160 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.86% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.90 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.80 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 2015. 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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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 +1 1 - -
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (96.67%) Telecoms
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 15 (50.00%) Business Objects
4 12 (40.00%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) Perl
4 12 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (40.00%) Greenplum
5 11 (36.67%) Python
5 11 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (36.67%) Analytics
6 9 (30.00%) 3G
7 8 (26.67%) 2G
7 8 (26.67%) 4G
8 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.00%) LTE
9 6 (20.00%) Network Architecture
9 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.67%) People Management
10 5 (16.67%) Change Control
10 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 5 (16.67%) MS Office
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 5 (16.67%) UMTS
10 5 (16.67%) GSM
11 4 (13.33%) MS Access
11 4 (13.33%) GPRS
11 4 (13.33%) Change Management
11 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
3 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) 3G
2 8 (26.67%) 2G
2 8 (26.67%) 4G
3 6 (20.00%) LTE
4 5 (16.67%) GSM
4 5 (16.67%) UMTS
5 4 (13.33%) GPRS
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) SNMP
6 1 (3.33%) SDH
6 1 (3.33%) DWDM
6 1 (3.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (13.33%) MS Access
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 29 (96.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Technical Design Authority
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Author
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Author
4 3 (10.00%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Network Operations Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planner
6 1 (3.33%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Data Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Supplier Relationship Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) Analytics
2 6 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 5 (16.67%) Change Control
3 5 (16.67%) People Management
4 4 (13.33%) Demand Forecasting
4 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) ETL
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Perl
3 11 (36.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) HNC
2 1 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Netcool
1 3 (10.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 12 (40.00%) Greenplum
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Ericsson
5 1 (3.33%) Mapinfo
5 1 (3.33%) Huawei
5 1 (3.33%) Nortel
5 1 (3.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle