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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 14 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 6 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.94% 13.46% 10.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 40.00% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Median daily rate £260 £265 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £254 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £268 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £122.50 -
Radio Access Network
Surrey

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
36 35 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 35.64% 33.65% 33.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 21
Median daily rate £363 £315 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.43 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.80% -29.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Radio Access Network as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Front Office
2 4 (57.14%) Back Office
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) 3G
3 3 (42.86%) 2G
4 2 (28.57%) WCDMA
4 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 2 (28.57%) Huawei
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) 4G
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Tellabs
5 1 (14.29%) Mapinfo
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) 2G
1 3 (42.86%) 3G
2 2 (28.57%) LTE
2 2 (28.57%) WCDMA
3 1 (14.29%) 4G
3 1 (14.29%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
General
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Back Office
2 4 (57.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Manager
2 3 (42.86%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) RAN Performance Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Performance Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) RAN Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
1 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) HNC
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
1 2 (28.57%) Huawei
1 2 (28.57%) Nokia
2 1 (14.29%) Cramer
2 1 (14.29%) Mapinfo
2 1 (14.29%) Tellabs