The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had RF Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Frequency Engineer
Rank 115 120 119
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs requiring an RF Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.10% 0.048% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.050% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £320 £311
% change year-on-year
- +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
- -8.07%
RF Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1849 1990 1957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.00% 95.17% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 1263 1116
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £498 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 151 119
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -38.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

RF Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured RF Engineer in the job title.

RF Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

RF Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RF Engineer across the Hampshire region.

RF Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

RF Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RF Engineer across the Hampshire region.

RF Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

RF Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RF Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 2 - -
RF Engineer
South East

RF Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, RF Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring RF Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) WLAN
2 8 (61.54%) LTE
3 2 (15.38%) NFC
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) QA
4 1 (7.69%) 3G
4 1 (7.69%) ASIC
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) 2G
4 1 (7.69%) Cadence
4 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
4 1 (7.69%) 4G
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter

RF Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) WLAN
2 8 (61.54%) LTE
3 2 (15.38%) NFC
4 1 (7.69%) 2G
4 1 (7.69%) 3G
4 1 (7.69%) 4G
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) ASIC
1 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cadence