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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 130 123 112
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 6 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.12% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 0.79% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £250 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £270 £265
% change year-on-year
+14.81% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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
441 379 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.71% 15.75% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 178 182
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £190 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 58 60
Average hourly rate £29.75 £23.20 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.23% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014. 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 6 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Radio Access Network
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) 2G
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 5 (71.43%) 3G
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) LTE
2 5 (71.43%) 4G
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
4 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) 3GPP
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (28.57%) Huawei
5 2 (28.57%) Nortel
6 1 (14.29%) WFM
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) RNC

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) 3G
1 5 (71.43%) 2G
1 5 (71.43%) LTE
1 5 (71.43%) 4G
2 3 (42.86%) 3GPP
3 1 (14.29%) UMTS
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) ATM
3 1 (14.29%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) SDH
3 1 (14.29%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Author
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Author
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) WFM
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
3 3 (42.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (28.57%) Huawei
4 2 (28.57%) Nortel