The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 12 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 9 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.98% 7.22% 7.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.93% 18.92% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 11
Median daily rate £280 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -
Radio Access Network
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 37 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.33% 38.14% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 38
Median daily rate £303 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £17.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 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 5 December 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) 2G
2 7 (46.67%) 3G
2 7 (46.67%) LTE
3 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Ericsson
3 6 (40.00%) Huawei
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
5 4 (26.67%) Front Office
5 4 (26.67%) Back Office
5 4 (26.67%) WCDMA
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) GSM
6 3 (20.00%) Nokia
6 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (20.00%) Greenplum
6 3 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (13.33%) Network Optimisation
7 2 (13.33%) Radio Network Optimisation
7 2 (13.33%) Samsung
7 2 (13.33%) Presales
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Engineering

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) 2G
1 7 (46.67%) 3G
1 7 (46.67%) LTE
2 4 (26.67%) WCDMA
3 3 (20.00%) GSM
4 2 (13.33%) ATM
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) GPRS
4 2 (13.33%) HSPA
4 2 (13.33%) SNMP
4 2 (13.33%) Telnet
4 2 (13.33%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Back Office
2 4 (26.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Optimisation Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) 3G Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 2 (13.33%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Presales
5 2 (13.33%) Radio Network Optimisation
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (40.00%) Huawei
2 3 (20.00%) Greenplum
2 3 (20.00%) Nokia
2 3 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (13.33%) Mapinfo
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Nortel
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Samsung