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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 2 18 2
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 36 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 16.67% 6.90% 17.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.00% 35.29% 41.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 8
Average daily rate
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£255 £260 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% -15.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £260 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £260 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
- -11.66%
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
80 34 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 37.04% 19.54% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 29
Average daily rate £260 £240 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £138 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -11.11%

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 4 March 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 32 (60.38%) Telecoms
2 22 (41.51%) 3G
3 20 (37.74%) Perl
3 20 (37.74%) SQL
4 19 (35.85%) Ericsson
4 19 (35.85%) 2G
4 19 (35.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 16 (30.19%) Oracle
6 15 (28.30%) HND
6 15 (28.30%) Nortel
6 15 (28.30%) LTE
7 14 (26.42%) Project Management
8 13 (24.53%) Nokia
9 12 (22.64%) Finance
9 12 (22.64%) PMI Certification
9 12 (22.64%) Network Planning
9 12 (22.64%) NSN NetAct
9 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (20.75%) Oracle Cash Management
11 10 (18.87%) PMI
12 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
12 9 (16.98%) UNIX
12 9 (16.98%) Linux
12 9 (16.98%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (16.98%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
13 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
13 8 (15.09%) ETL
13 8 (15.09%) MS Office
13 8 (15.09%) HNC

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
1 8 (15.09%) MS Office
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 22 (41.51%) 3G
2 19 (35.85%) 2G
3 15 (28.30%) LTE
4 7 (13.21%) 4G
5 5 (9.43%) Wireless
5 5 (9.43%) DNS
6 4 (7.55%) ATM
7 3 (5.66%) GSM
8 2 (3.77%) SNMP
8 2 (3.77%) DHCP
8 2 (3.77%) Telnet
9 1 (1.89%) RNC
9 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.89%) SDH
9 1 (1.89%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (16.98%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.43%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (60.38%) Telecoms
2 12 (22.64%) Finance
3 7 (13.21%) Electronics
4 3 (5.66%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) RAN Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Project Manager
3 10 (18.87%) Design Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Configuration Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) RAN Configuration Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Database Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Databuild Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Designer
9 2 (3.77%) OSS Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Electrical Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Rollout Manager
10 1 (1.89%) Back Office Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Electrical Design Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Field Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Network Manager
10 1 (1.89%) Implementation Manager
10 1 (1.89%) Delivery Manager
10 1 (1.89%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) XML
1 2 (3.77%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) UNIX
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Project Management
2 12 (22.64%) Network Planning
2 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
4 8 (15.09%) ETL
4 8 (15.09%) Customer Insight
5 7 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (13.21%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (13.21%) Business Development
6 6 (11.32%) Validation
6 6 (11.32%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (9.43%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.77%) Software Licensing
10 1 (1.89%) Line Management
10 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.89%) WFM
10 1 (1.89%) Logistics
10 1 (1.89%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) Perl
1 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) C#
2 2 (3.77%) C++
2 2 (3.77%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) HND
2 12 (22.64%) PMI Certification
3 8 (15.09%) HNC
4 6 (11.32%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) PMP
6 1 (1.89%) VCP4
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Ericsson
1 19 (35.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 16 (30.19%) Oracle
3 15 (28.30%) Nortel
4 13 (24.53%) Nokia
5 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
6 7 (13.21%) Business Objects
7 6 (11.32%) Huawei
8 4 (7.55%) Greenplum
9 3 (5.66%) Cramer
10 1 (1.89%) Talend
10 1 (1.89%) Mapinfo