The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 489 489 426
Rank change year-on-year
0 -63
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 109 80 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 1.16% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 13
Average daily rate
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£288 £260 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.57% -2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £273 £263 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7270 6898 6426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.07% 13.97% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4235 3738 3410
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 438 389 440
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in England

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in England

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Radio Access Network across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Histogram in England

Radio Access Network
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Radio Access Network Hourly Rate Trend in England

Radio Access Network
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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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
South East +22 91 £270 -6.89% 3
East of England +6 6 £330 +42.70%
London -7 3 £325 +13.04% 1
North West -17 3 £150 -38.77%
South West -6 2 £275 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
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Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 224 (71.34%) Telecoms
2 152 (48.41%) 3G
3 122 (38.85%) 4G
4 116 (36.94%) LTE
5 99 (31.53%) 2G
6 97 (30.89%) Ericsson
7 84 (26.75%) GSM
8 76 (24.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 70 (22.29%) UMTS
10 65 (20.70%) SDH
10 65 (20.70%) SLA
11 60 (19.11%) ATM
12 55 (17.52%) RNC
13 52 (16.56%) Ethernet
14 46 (14.65%) Line Management
15 41 (13.06%) Huawei
16 39 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (12.42%) Nokia
16 39 (12.42%) UNIX
17 38 (12.10%) WFM
18 37 (11.78%) Project Management
19 36 (11.46%) SQL
20 35 (11.15%) GPRS
21 32 (10.19%) MS Excel
22 31 (9.87%) Degree
23 30 (9.55%) Perl
24 29 (9.24%) Linux
25 28 (8.92%) VoLTE
26 27 (8.60%) Network Planning
27 26 (8.28%) Performance Management

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 32 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.64%) MS Office
3 22 (7.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.87%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.23%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.64%) Maya
6 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 152 (48.41%) 3G
2 122 (38.85%) 4G
3 116 (36.94%) LTE
4 99 (31.53%) 2G
5 84 (26.75%) GSM
6 70 (22.29%) UMTS
7 65 (20.70%) SDH
8 60 (19.11%) ATM
9 55 (17.52%) RNC
10 52 (16.56%) Ethernet
11 35 (11.15%) GPRS
12 28 (8.92%) VoLTE
13 25 (7.96%) HSPA
14 21 (6.69%) 3GPP
15 20 (6.37%) Wireless
16 16 (5.10%) Wi-Fi
17 14 (4.46%) MPLS
17 14 (4.46%) WCDMA
17 14 (4.46%) IPsec
18 12 (3.82%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.10%) MS Access
2 12 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (3.18%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (2.55%) MySQL
5 3 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 224 (71.34%) Telecoms
2 18 (5.73%) Back Office
3 14 (4.46%) Electronics
4 10 (3.18%) Finance
5 5 (1.59%) Retail
5 5 (1.59%) Marketing
6 4 (1.27%) German Language
7 3 (0.96%) Billing
7 3 (0.96%) Legal
8 2 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (15.61%) RAN Engineer
2 44 (14.01%) Field Engineer
3 22 (7.01%) Analyst
4 17 (5.41%) Project Manager
4 17 (5.41%) Performance Engineer
5 15 (4.78%) Design Engineer
5 15 (4.78%) RAN Performance Engineer
6 13 (4.14%) Integration Engineer
7 11 (3.50%) Project Engineer
7 11 (3.50%) Support Engineer
7 11 (3.50%) Designer
8 10 (3.18%) Developer
9 9 (2.87%) Business Analyst
9 9 (2.87%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (2.55%) Implementation Manager
10 8 (2.55%) Test Engineer
10 8 (2.55%) Architect
10 8 (2.55%) OSS Engineer
11 7 (2.23%) Support Analyst
11 7 (2.23%) Radio Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.14%) XML
2 5 (1.59%) Web Services
2 5 (1.59%) .NET
3 4 (1.27%) HTML
3 4 (1.27%) Regular Expression
4 3 (0.96%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.64%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.46%) PKI
3 11 (3.50%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.87%) PMI
5 8 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.27%) Ontologies
6 4 (1.27%) Handset
6 4 (1.27%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.96%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.64%) Statistics
9 1 (0.32%) Economics
9 1 (0.32%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.42%) UNIX
2 29 (9.24%) Linux
3 12 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (14.65%) Line Management
2 39 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (12.10%) WFM
4 37 (11.78%) Project Management
5 27 (8.60%) Network Planning
6 26 (8.28%) Performance Management
7 22 (7.01%) Configuration Management
8 18 (5.73%) Network Design
9 16 (5.10%) PRINCE2
10 15 (4.78%) Validation
11 14 (4.46%) ITIL
12 12 (3.82%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (3.50%) Resource Management
13 11 (3.50%) Fault Management
13 11 (3.50%) Service Delivery
14 10 (3.18%) Business Analysis
15 9 (2.87%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (2.87%) Network Management
15 9 (2.87%) Performance Engineering
16 8 (2.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (11.46%) SQL
2 30 (9.55%) Perl
3 13 (4.14%) C
4 7 (2.23%) C#
4 7 (2.23%) C++
5 4 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.27%) Python
5 4 (1.27%) Korn
5 4 (1.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.32%) Ruby
6 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (9.87%) Degree
2 16 (5.10%) HND
3 13 (4.14%) PMI Certification
4 12 (3.82%) HNC
5 7 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.23%) CCNP
6 6 (1.91%) PMP
7 5 (1.59%) CCNA
7 5 (1.59%) ISEB
8 4 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.96%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.96%) CBAP
10 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.64%) MBA
10 2 (0.64%) CCSA
10 2 (0.64%) CCSE
10 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.64%) CISSP
11 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (20.70%) SLA
2 2 (0.64%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.64%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (4.46%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (1.27%) Netcool
2 4 (1.27%) OPNET
3 3 (0.96%) HP NNM
3 3 (0.96%) OpenView
4 2 (0.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 97 (30.89%) Ericsson
2 76 (24.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 41 (13.06%) Huawei
4 39 (12.42%) Nokia
5 20 (6.37%) Oracle
6 18 (5.73%) Nortel
7 17 (5.41%) Mapinfo
7 17 (5.41%) Amdocs
8 14 (4.46%) Red Hat
9 12 (3.82%) Greenplum
10 11 (3.50%) Cramer
11 10 (3.18%) Microsoft
12 7 (2.23%) Cisco
12 7 (2.23%) Actix
13 5 (1.59%) Remedy
14 4 (1.27%) Talend
14 4 (1.27%) Cerion
15 3 (0.96%) SevOne
15 3 (0.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 3 (0.96%) HP
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