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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 24 20 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 1 6 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.79% 4.96% 17.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 10.71% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 15
Median daily rate - £315 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £322 £313 £283
% change year-on-year
+3.04% +10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
31 56 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 24.60% 46.28% 38.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 32
Median daily rate £358 £338 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +29.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £228 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Median hourly rate £11.40 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017, 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 5 (55.56%) 3G
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
1 5 (55.56%) 2G
1 5 (55.56%) LTE
2 4 (44.44%) Huawei
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
2 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) GSM
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
3 3 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (22.22%) HSPA
4 2 (22.22%) Samsung
4 2 (22.22%) Network Management
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) VoLTE
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (22.22%) Radio Network Optimisation
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) XML

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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) 2G
1 5 (55.56%) 3G
1 5 (55.56%) LTE
2 3 (33.33%) GSM
3 2 (22.22%) ATM
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) GPRS
3 2 (22.22%) HSPA
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) Telnet
3 2 (22.22%) VoLTE
3 2 (22.22%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 3G Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) LTE Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 2 (22.22%) Radio Network Optimisation
3 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) eTOM
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
1 4 (44.44%) Huawei
2 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
2 3 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Nortel
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Samsung
4 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo
4 1 (11.11%) Nokia