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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 74 68 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -36
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 14 10 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.14% 0.96% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.73% 9.35% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
208 107 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.98% 10.25% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 21 45
Average daily rate £375 £331 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.45 £12.95 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -11.11%

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 4 March 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 - -
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 28 (96.55%) Telecoms
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) Business Objects
4 12 (41.38%) Linux
4 12 (41.38%) Perl
4 12 (41.38%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (41.38%) Greenplum
5 11 (37.93%) Analytics
5 11 (37.93%) Python
5 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (34.48%) 3G
7 9 (31.03%) 2G
8 8 (27.59%) 4G
9 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.69%) LTE
10 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
11 5 (17.24%) Change Control
11 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (17.24%) People Management
11 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
11 5 (17.24%) MS Office
11 5 (17.24%) GSM
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
11 5 (17.24%) UMTS
12 4 (13.79%) Change Management
12 4 (13.79%) GPRS
12 4 (13.79%) Project Management
13 3 (10.34%) Netcool
13 3 (10.34%) Service Management

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (17.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) 3G
2 9 (31.03%) 2G
3 8 (27.59%) 4G
4 6 (20.69%) LTE
5 5 (17.24%) GSM
5 5 (17.24%) UMTS
6 4 (13.79%) GPRS
7 1 (3.45%) DWDM
7 1 (3.45%) Telnet
7 1 (3.45%) SDH
7 1 (3.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.45%) SNMP
7 1 (3.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) MS Access
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 28 (96.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Technical Design Authority
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Author
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Author
4 3 (10.34%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Network Operations Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planner
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Supplier Relationship Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Data Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Analytics
1 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
3 5 (17.24%) Change Control
3 5 (17.24%) People Management
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Demand Forecasting
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) ETL
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Perl
3 11 (37.93%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) HNC
1 1 (3.45%) HND
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Netcool
1 3 (10.34%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Business Objects
2 12 (41.38%) Greenplum
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) Ericsson
5 1 (3.45%) BT
5 1 (3.45%) NEC
5 1 (3.45%) Huawei
5 1 (3.45%) Mapinfo
5 1 (3.45%) Nortel
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks