The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had RAN Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network Engineer
Rank 593 594 602
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs requiring a RAN Engineer 10 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.054% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.057% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 2
Median daily rate £275 £265 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £145 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £290 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -
RAN Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43322 47779 48205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.49% 94.87% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28576 30906 31008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 1853 2022
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

RAN Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured RAN Engineer in the job title.

RAN Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

RAN Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RAN Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

RAN Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RAN Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

RAN Engineer
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 RAN Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 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 +13 9 £280 +3.70%
South West +7 1 £270 +86.20%
RAN Engineer
UK

RAN Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, RAN Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring RAN Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 20 (95.24%) 3G
3 18 (85.71%) 2G
4 15 (71.43%) Telecoms
5 13 (61.90%) 4G
6 12 (57.14%) LTE
7 10 (47.62%) Huawei
8 8 (38.10%) Cramer
8 8 (38.10%) Ericsson
8 8 (38.10%) Nokia
9 7 (33.33%) Mapinfo
9 7 (33.33%) MS Office
9 7 (33.33%) GSM
10 6 (28.57%) HND
11 5 (23.81%) UMTS
11 5 (23.81%) WCDMA
11 5 (23.81%) Electronics
11 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
11 5 (23.81%) Nokia Networks
12 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
12 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
13 3 (14.29%) SQL
13 3 (14.29%) ATM
13 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 3 (14.29%) Network Design
13 3 (14.29%) Nortel
13 3 (14.29%) Citrix

RAN Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 20 (95.24%) 3G
3 18 (85.71%) 2G
4 13 (61.90%) 4G
5 12 (57.14%) LTE
6 7 (33.33%) GSM
7 5 (23.81%) UMTS
7 5 (23.81%) WCDMA
8 3 (14.29%) ATM
8 3 (14.29%) HSPA
8 3 (14.29%) VoLTE
9 2 (9.52%) GPRS
9 2 (9.52%) Wireless
10 1 (4.76%) 3GPP
10 1 (4.76%) HTTP
10 1 (4.76%) Internet
10 1 (4.76%) IPsec
10 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
10 1 (4.76%) UTRAN
10 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 15 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
2 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
2 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Fault Management
3 3 (14.29%) Network Design
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (9.52%) Network Management
4 2 (9.52%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Radio Network Optimisation
4 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) WFM
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) HND
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (4.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Huawei
2 8 (38.10%) Cramer
2 8 (38.10%) Ericsson
2 8 (38.10%) Nokia
3 7 (33.33%) Mapinfo
4 5 (23.81%) Nokia Networks
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Nortel
5 3 (14.29%) Tellabs
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Remedy
7 1 (4.76%) Greenplum
7 1 (4.76%) ION Trading
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) Samsung
7 1 (4.76%) SevOne