The first table below looks at the demand for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 16 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.62% 2.47% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 12.90% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £273 £270
% change year-on-year
-3.66% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 16.92% 19.14% 34.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 4
Average daily rate £383 £225 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -4.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 12
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Radio Access Network
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Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 27 (75.00%) Ericsson
2 24 (66.67%) 3G
3 21 (58.33%) Telecoms
4 19 (52.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 18 (50.00%) LTE
5 18 (50.00%) 2G
6 15 (41.67%) Huawei
7 14 (38.89%) NEC
8 12 (33.33%) Nortel
9 10 (27.78%) SNMP
9 10 (27.78%) UNIX
10 9 (25.00%) Perl
10 9 (25.00%) MySQL
10 9 (25.00%) Oracle
10 9 (25.00%) XML
10 9 (25.00%) ETL
10 9 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (25.00%) Telnet
10 9 (25.00%) Mapinfo
10 9 (25.00%) Greenplum
11 8 (22.22%) NSN NetAct
11 8 (22.22%) Supplier Management
11 8 (22.22%) Logistics
11 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
11 8 (22.22%) Nokia
11 8 (22.22%) Finance
12 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
12 7 (19.44%) C#
12 7 (19.44%) C++
12 7 (19.44%) Java

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) 3G
2 18 (50.00%) 2G
2 18 (50.00%) LTE
3 10 (27.78%) SNMP
4 9 (25.00%) Telnet
5 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
6 6 (16.67%) ATM
6 6 (16.67%) SDH
6 6 (16.67%) 4G
7 5 (13.89%) DWDM
8 3 (8.33%) DHCP
8 3 (8.33%) DNS
9 1 (2.78%) SMTP
9 1 (2.78%) MPLS
9 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.78%) FWSM
9 1 (2.78%) Firewall
9 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.78%) BT 21CN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MySQL
1 9 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) MS Access
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) RAN Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Databuild Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Transmission Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Transmission Design Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Design Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Database Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Network Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Perl Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms Software Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Network Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Network Project Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms Developer
5 1 (2.78%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
3 2 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) UNIX
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ETL
2 8 (22.22%) Logistics
2 8 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 6 (16.67%) Validation
4 5 (13.89%) Network Planning
4 5 (13.89%) Web Development
5 3 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.78%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Perl
2 7 (19.44%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) C++
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) CCSA
2 1 (2.78%) CCSE
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Ericsson
2 19 (52.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 15 (41.67%) Huawei
4 14 (38.89%) NEC
5 12 (33.33%) Nortel
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle
6 9 (25.00%) Mapinfo
6 9 (25.00%) Greenplum
7 8 (22.22%) Nokia
8 7 (19.44%) Talend
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.33%) Business Objects
11 2 (5.56%) BT
12 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.78%) Cisco
12 1 (2.78%) F5
12 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat