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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Radio Access Network (RAN)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 73 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 3 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.32% 0.30% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 1.97% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £270
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
197 152 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.00% 15.32% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 52 86
Median daily rate £396 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.50% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.10 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £27.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Radio Access Network as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 15 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Design
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (25.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) 2G
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) SLA

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 2G
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) 4G
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Design
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson