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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 585 529 517
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -12
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 48 109 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 1.48% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 35 16
Median daily rate £415 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.41% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £235 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £300 £271
% change year-on-year
+38.41% +10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £122.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1013.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £122.50 -
Radio Access Network
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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
7848 7381 7528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.64% 14.15% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4844 4271 4138
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 478 423
Median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.04% +0.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £12.41 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -40 36 £475 +61.01% 2
London -11 5 - -
South West +12 3 £406 -4.02%
North West +9 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
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Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 84 (76.36%) Telecoms
2 52 (47.27%) 3G
3 47 (42.73%) 4G
4 43 (39.09%) 2G
5 33 (30.00%) LTE
6 32 (29.09%) Huawei
7 27 (24.55%) Ericsson
8 25 (22.73%) Nokia
9 24 (21.82%) Degree
10 19 (17.27%) SLA
10 19 (17.27%) Back Office
11 16 (14.55%) Project Management
12 15 (13.64%) Wireless
12 15 (13.64%) UMTS
12 15 (13.64%) MS Excel
12 15 (13.64%) GSM
12 15 (13.64%) Nokia Networks
13 14 (12.73%) Service Management
14 12 (10.91%) Cramer
14 12 (10.91%) Programme Management
14 12 (10.91%) ATM
15 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 11 (10.00%) Finance
15 11 (10.00%) Driving Licence
15 11 (10.00%) Node B
15 11 (10.00%) Tellabs
15 11 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
16 10 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
16 10 (9.09%) BT
16 10 (9.09%) Mapinfo

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (8.18%) MS Office
4 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.82%) MS Project
6 1 (0.91%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 52 (47.27%) 3G
2 47 (42.73%) 4G
3 43 (39.09%) 2G
4 33 (30.00%) LTE
5 15 (13.64%) GSM
5 15 (13.64%) UMTS
5 15 (13.64%) Wireless
6 12 (10.91%) ATM
7 11 (10.00%) Node B
8 9 (8.18%) RNC
9 8 (7.27%) VoLTE
10 5 (4.55%) BGP
10 5 (4.55%) UTRAN
11 4 (3.64%) IPv4
11 4 (3.64%) MPLS
12 3 (2.73%) DWDM
12 3 (2.73%) MegaStream
12 3 (2.73%) OSPF
12 3 (2.73%) VPN
12 3 (2.73%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (4.55%) MS Access
2 4 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
General
1 84 (76.36%) Telecoms
2 19 (17.27%) Back Office
3 11 (10.00%) Finance
4 6 (5.45%) Electronics
5 4 (3.64%) Front Office
6 3 (2.73%) Billing
7 2 (1.82%) Retail
8 1 (0.91%) German Language
8 1 (0.91%) Law
8 1 (0.91%) Legal
8 1 (0.91%) Local Government
8 1 (0.91%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (19.09%) RAN Engineer
2 11 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 10 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.18%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (6.36%) Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Network Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) 3G Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) 4G Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Wireless Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Problem Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Process Analyst
8 4 (3.64%) Radio Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Network Architect
9 3 (2.73%) Service Manager
9 3 (2.73%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.64%) PMI
5 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.73%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.91%) PKI
7 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.91%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.55%) Project Management
2 14 (12.73%) Service Management
3 12 (10.91%) Programme Management
4 10 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (7.27%) ITIL
5 8 (7.27%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.55%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 5 (4.55%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (4.55%) Fault Management
7 5 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 5 (4.55%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.64%) High Availability
8 4 (3.64%) Line Management
8 4 (3.64%) Network Design
8 4 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.73%) ITIL V3
9 3 (2.73%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.36%) C
2 6 (5.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (21.82%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) HNC
3 6 (5.45%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.64%) HND
5 3 (2.73%) PMP
6 2 (1.82%) CBAP
6 2 (1.82%) CCNP
6 2 (1.82%) CCSA
6 2 (1.82%) CCSE
6 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.82%) CISSP
6 2 (1.82%) ISEB
6 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.82%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) Amdocs OSS
1 7 (6.36%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.82%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.91%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (29.09%) Huawei
2 27 (24.55%) Ericsson
3 25 (22.73%) Nokia
4 15 (13.64%) Nokia Networks
5 12 (10.91%) Cramer
6 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (10.00%) Tellabs
7 10 (9.09%) BT
7 10 (9.09%) Mapinfo
8 9 (8.18%) Remedy
9 8 (7.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 8 (7.27%) Cisco
9 8 (7.27%) Siemens
9 8 (7.27%) Virgin Media
10 7 (6.36%) Citrix
10 7 (6.36%) Nortel
10 7 (6.36%) Samsung
11 6 (5.45%) Arqiva
12 5 (4.55%) Telindus
12 5 (4.55%) ZTE
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