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 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 11 6 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 17 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.59% 13.90% 4.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.08% 53.45% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate
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£255 £265 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -14.85%
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
53 58 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 26.77% 26.01% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 15
Average daily rate £320 £265 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -19.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £138 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £423 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £13.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.77% -64.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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 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 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 18 (40.91%) 3G
3 14 (31.82%) 2G
3 14 (31.82%) Ericsson
3 14 (31.82%) Perl
3 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 14 (31.82%) HND
3 14 (31.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 12 (27.27%) Oracle
4 12 (27.27%) Finance
4 12 (27.27%) Project Management
4 12 (27.27%) LTE
4 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 11 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 11 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
5 11 (25.00%) Network Planning
5 11 (25.00%) Nokia
5 11 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 11 (25.00%) Nortel
6 10 (22.73%) PMI
7 9 (20.45%) PRINCE2
8 8 (18.18%) Customer Insight
9 7 (15.91%) HNC
9 7 (15.91%) Electronics
9 7 (15.91%) Business Development
10 6 (13.64%) Degree
10 6 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (11.36%) 4G
11 5 (11.36%) AutoCAD
12 4 (9.09%) ATM

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (11.36%) AutoCAD
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) 3G
2 14 (31.82%) 2G
3 12 (27.27%) LTE
4 5 (11.36%) 4G
5 4 (9.09%) ATM
5 4 (9.09%) Wireless
6 3 (6.82%) DNS
7 1 (2.27%) RNC
7 1 (2.27%) GSM
7 1 (2.27%) SDH
7 1 (2.27%) UMTS
7 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
General
1 28 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 12 (27.27%) Finance
3 7 (15.91%) Electronics
4 2 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) RAN Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Project Manager
3 11 (25.00%) Design Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Configuration Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) RAN Configuration Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Databuild Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) OSS Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Database Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Electrical Design Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Network Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Perl Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Network Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Electrical Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Rollout Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) UNIX
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Project Management
1 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 11 (25.00%) Network Planning
3 9 (20.45%) PRINCE2
4 8 (18.18%) Customer Insight
5 7 (15.91%) Business Development
6 6 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) ETL
8 2 (4.55%) Validation
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.55%) Software Licensing
9 1 (2.27%) Line Management
9 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.27%) WFM
9 1 (2.27%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) Perl
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) HND
2 11 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 7 (15.91%) HNC
4 6 (13.64%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) PMP
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Ericsson
1 14 (31.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle
3 11 (25.00%) Nokia
3 11 (25.00%) Nortel
4 3 (6.82%) Cramer
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.55%) Huawei