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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 70 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 4 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.41% 1.52% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 8.96% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £284 £265
% change year-on-year
+11.01% +7.07%
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
148 201 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.15% 16.99% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 85 28
Average daily rate £400 £386 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% -2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
Average hourly rate £16.10 £22.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.81% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.92 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £34.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Law
2 4 (44.44%) Legal
3 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) 4G
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) 2G
4 2 (22.22%) UMTS
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) 3G
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Degree

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 2G
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
1 2 (22.22%) UMTS
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Law
2 4 (44.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Procurement Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) OSS Architect
2 2 (22.22%) OSS Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Change Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix