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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 13 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.72% 6.15% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.68% 34.78% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£268 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.70% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £273 £263 £273
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
38 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.36% 17.69% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 13
Average daily rate £350 £383 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Average hourly rate £12.45 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 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 14 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 10 (38.46%) Perl
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) HND
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) Degree
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) 3G
5 7 (26.92%) PMI Certification
5 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
5 7 (26.92%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (23.08%) UNIX
6 6 (23.08%) PMI
6 6 (23.08%) Back Office
7 5 (19.23%) AutoCAD
7 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) SLA
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (15.38%) 4G
8 4 (15.38%) Business Development
8 4 (15.38%) MySQL
8 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Customer Insight
9 3 (11.54%) Talend
9 3 (11.54%) Regular Expression
9 3 (11.54%) Cerion

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (19.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) 3G
2 4 (15.38%) 4G
3 3 (11.54%) 2G
3 3 (11.54%) LTE
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Back Office
3 3 (11.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Design Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 7 (26.92%) RAN Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) OSS Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) RAN Configuration Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) OSS Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Back Office Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Perl Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Rollout Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
1 3 (11.54%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) PMI
2 3 (11.54%) Ontologies
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
3 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (15.38%) Customer Insight
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Business Development
6 3 (11.54%) Network Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) Line Management
7 2 (7.69%) Change Control
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.85%) Budget Control
8 1 (3.85%) Critical Path Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Perl
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Python
2 3 (11.54%) Korn
2 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) HND
2 8 (30.77%) Degree
3 7 (26.92%) PMI Certification
4 3 (11.54%) HNC
5 2 (7.69%) PMP
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) OPNET
1 3 (11.54%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) Greenplum
3 3 (11.54%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (11.54%) Talend
3 3 (11.54%) Cerion
3 3 (11.54%) Nortel
3 3 (11.54%) Ericsson
3 3 (11.54%) Nokia
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix