The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Radio Access Network (RAN)
North West / Cheshire
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £313 £260
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +20.19%
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 Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 189 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.80% 19.94% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 113 72
Median daily rate £338 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.89% +34.54%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Cheshire region.

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Radio Access Network
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) NEC
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Tellabs

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Controller
1 1 (100.00%) Project Controller
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NEC
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Tellabs