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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 5 19 2
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 27 6 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.75% 4.48% 18.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.57% 26.09% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 7
Average daily rate
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£260 £260 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £260 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £279 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +5.45%
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
70 23 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 38.25% 17.16% 49.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 31
Average daily rate £280 £260 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £335 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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 30 January 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 22 (56.41%) Telecoms
2 18 (46.15%) Perl
2 18 (46.15%) SQL
3 17 (43.59%) Ericsson
3 17 (43.59%) 2G
3 17 (43.59%) 3G
3 17 (43.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 14 (35.90%) Oracle
5 13 (33.33%) Nortel
5 13 (33.33%) LTE
6 10 (25.64%) Nokia
6 10 (25.64%) UNIX
6 10 (25.64%) Linux
6 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (25.64%) Project Management
6 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (23.08%) Network Planning
7 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.08%) MS Visio
7 9 (23.08%) ETL
7 9 (23.08%) MS Office
7 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 9 (23.08%) NSN NetAct
8 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle Cash Management
8 8 (20.51%) Business Objects
8 8 (20.51%) HND
8 8 (20.51%) PMI Certification
8 8 (20.51%) Finance

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (23.08%) MS Visio
1 9 (23.08%) MS Office
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) 2G
1 17 (43.59%) 3G
2 13 (33.33%) LTE
3 6 (15.38%) DNS
4 5 (12.82%) Wireless
5 4 (10.26%) ATM
5 4 (10.26%) 4G
6 3 (7.69%) GSM
6 3 (7.69%) SNMP
6 3 (7.69%) DHCP
6 3 (7.69%) Telnet
7 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.56%) SDH
7 1 (2.56%) UMTS
7 1 (2.56%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (56.41%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
3 4 (10.26%) Electronics
4 3 (7.69%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) RAN Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Project Manager
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Database Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Configuration Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) RAN Configuration Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Databuild Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) OSS Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Rollout Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Electrical Design Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Back Office Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Electrical Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.56%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) UNIX
1 10 (25.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Project Management
2 9 (23.08%) Network Planning
2 9 (23.08%) ETL
3 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 8 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (20.51%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (17.95%) Validation
5 6 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (12.82%) Customer Insight
6 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.26%) Business Development
8 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Software Licensing
10 1 (2.56%) Line Management
10 1 (2.56%) PRINCE
10 1 (2.56%) WFM
10 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.56%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Perl
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) C#
2 3 (7.69%) C++
2 3 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) HND
1 8 (20.51%) PMI Certification
2 5 (12.82%) HNC
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) PMP
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Ericsson
1 17 (43.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 14 (35.90%) Oracle
3 13 (33.33%) Nortel
4 10 (25.64%) Nokia
5 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 8 (20.51%) Business Objects
7 7 (17.95%) Huawei
8 4 (10.26%) Greenplum
9 3 (7.69%) Cramer
10 2 (5.13%) Talend
11 1 (2.56%) Mapinfo