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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 20 8 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 5 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.86% 12.70% 5.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 52.17% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£255 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £260 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £117.50 - £57.50
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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 Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 24.00% 24.34% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 15
Average daily rate £320 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £138 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £393 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £24.97 £13.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.98% -64.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 2015, 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 28 (65.12%) Telecoms
2 18 (41.86%) 3G
3 14 (32.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 14 (32.56%) 2G
3 14 (32.56%) Ericsson
3 14 (32.56%) HND
4 13 (30.23%) Perl
4 13 (30.23%) SQL
5 12 (27.91%) Finance
5 12 (27.91%) Project Management
5 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 12 (27.91%) LTE
6 11 (25.58%) NSN NetAct
6 11 (25.58%) Network Planning
6 11 (25.58%) Nokia
6 11 (25.58%) Nortel
6 11 (25.58%) PMI Certification
6 11 (25.58%) Oracle
6 11 (25.58%) Oracle Cash Management
7 10 (23.26%) PMI
8 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
9 8 (18.60%) Customer Insight
10 7 (16.28%) HNC
10 7 (16.28%) Electronics
10 7 (16.28%) Business Development
11 6 (13.95%) Degree
11 6 (13.95%) Technical Analysis
12 5 (11.63%) 4G
12 5 (11.63%) AutoCAD
13 4 (9.30%) Wireless

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (11.63%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) 3G
2 14 (32.56%) 2G
3 12 (27.91%) LTE
4 5 (11.63%) 4G
5 4 (9.30%) Wireless
5 4 (9.30%) ATM
6 3 (6.98%) DNS
7 1 (2.33%) GSM
7 1 (2.33%) SDH
7 1 (2.33%) UMTS
7 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.33%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
General
1 28 (65.12%) Telecoms
2 12 (27.91%) Finance
3 7 (16.28%) Electronics
4 2 (4.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) RAN Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Project Manager
3 11 (25.58%) Design Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) RAN Configuration Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Configuration Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Databuild Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) OSS Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Electrical Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Rollout Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Electrical Design Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Network Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Perl Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) UNIX
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Project Management
1 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 11 (25.58%) Network Planning
3 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
4 8 (18.60%) Customer Insight
5 7 (16.28%) Business Development
6 6 (13.95%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) ETL
7 2 (4.65%) Software Licensing
7 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.33%) Line Management
8 1 (2.33%) WFM
8 1 (2.33%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (2.33%) Validation
8 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) Perl
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) HND
2 11 (25.58%) PMI Certification
3 7 (16.28%) HNC
4 6 (13.95%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) PMP
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 14 (32.56%) Ericsson
2 11 (25.58%) Nokia
2 11 (25.58%) Nortel
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Cramer
4 2 (4.65%) Huawei
5 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft