The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 119 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 1.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £283 £263
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +7.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Radio Access Network
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
355 370 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.90% 14.48% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 183 165
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 62 52
Average hourly rate £22.38 £23.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.71% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £39.80
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 the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Radio Access Network
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network across the East of England region.

Radio Access Network Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Radio Access Network
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hertfordshire +12 3 £310 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £325 -
Radio Access Network
England

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (46.67%) MS Office
3 7 (46.67%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) C++
4 6 (40.00%) 4G
5 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) Classic ASP
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) ETL
5 5 (33.33%) 3G
5 5 (33.33%) 2G
5 5 (33.33%) Huawei
6 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (26.67%) Nokia
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
6 4 (26.67%) LTE
6 4 (26.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
1 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) 4G
2 5 (33.33%) 2G
2 5 (33.33%) 3G
3 4 (26.67%) LTE
4 2 (13.33%) Broadband
4 2 (13.33%) GPRS
4 2 (13.33%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) UMTS
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) GSM
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Database Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (13.33%) IP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (33.33%) Classic ASP
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) ETL
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Erlang
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Huawei
4 4 (26.67%) Nokia
4 4 (26.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (20.00%) Greenplum
6 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
7 1 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (6.67%) BT
7 1 (6.67%) Nortel
7 1 (6.67%) Siemens