The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 14 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.15% 2.48% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.78% 13.33% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £273 £270
% change year-on-year
-3.66% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 30 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 17.69% 18.63% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 4
Average daily rate £383 £288 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.04% +22.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 10
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Radio Access Network
Surrey

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 July 2014, 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 (71.79%) Ericsson
2 25 (64.10%) 3G
3 22 (56.41%) Telecoms
4 21 (53.85%) LTE
5 20 (51.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 19 (48.72%) 2G
7 17 (43.59%) Huawei
8 14 (35.90%) NEC
9 13 (33.33%) Nortel
10 11 (28.21%) Mapinfo
10 11 (28.21%) UNIX
10 11 (28.21%) SNMP
11 10 (25.64%) ETL
11 10 (25.64%) XML
11 10 (25.64%) Perl
11 10 (25.64%) MySQL
11 10 (25.64%) Oracle
11 10 (25.64%) Telnet
11 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (25.64%) Greenplum
12 8 (20.51%) Supplier Management
12 8 (20.51%) Logistics
12 8 (20.51%) NSN NetAct
12 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
12 8 (20.51%) Finance
12 8 (20.51%) Nokia
13 7 (17.95%) Ethernet
13 7 (17.95%) C#
13 7 (17.95%) C++
13 7 (17.95%) Java

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
3 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) 3G
2 21 (53.85%) LTE
3 19 (48.72%) 2G
4 11 (28.21%) SNMP
5 10 (25.64%) Telnet
6 7 (17.95%) Ethernet
7 6 (15.38%) 4G
7 6 (15.38%) ATM
7 6 (15.38%) SDH
8 5 (12.82%) DWDM
9 3 (7.69%) DNS
9 3 (7.69%) DHCP
10 2 (5.13%) HSUPA
10 2 (5.13%) HSDPA
10 2 (5.13%) GSM
10 2 (5.13%) 3GPP
10 2 (5.13%) WCDMA
11 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
11 1 (2.56%) SMTP
11 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) MySQL
1 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.56%) MS Access
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (56.41%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) RAN Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Databuild Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Design Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Transmission Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Perl Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Telecoms Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) XML
2 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) J2EE
3 3 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) UNIX
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ETL
2 8 (20.51%) Supplier Management
2 8 (20.51%) Logistics
3 6 (15.38%) Validation
4 5 (12.82%) Web Development
4 5 (12.82%) Network Planning
5 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (2.56%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) Perl
2 7 (17.95%) C#
2 7 (17.95%) C++
2 7 (17.95%) Java
2 7 (17.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.13%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
2 1 (2.56%) CCSA
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Ericsson
2 20 (51.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 17 (43.59%) Huawei
4 14 (35.90%) NEC
5 13 (33.33%) Nortel
6 11 (28.21%) Mapinfo
7 10 (25.64%) Oracle
7 10 (25.64%) Greenplum
8 8 (20.51%) Nokia
9 7 (17.95%) Talend
10 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.69%) Business Objects
12 2 (5.13%) BT
13 1 (2.56%) Cisco
13 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
13 1 (2.56%) F5
13 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
Guildford, Surrey
Comvergent Limited
Rate: Excellent daily rate
Posted: 5 days ago