The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 59 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% 0.68% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 2.45% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
+14.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £117.50 -
Radio Access Network
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
126 204 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.67% 27.95% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 93 48
Median daily rate £425 £360 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.85 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -50.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.92 £33.10 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Hertfordshire region.

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Radio Access Network
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Hertfordshire region.

Radio Access Network Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Huawei
3 3 (60.00%) 4G
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (40.00%) Node B
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) RNC
4 2 (40.00%) 2G
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) 3G
5 1 (20.00%) Process Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) BT
5 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (20.00%) Nokia
5 1 (20.00%) Siemens
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) 4G
2 2 (40.00%) 2G
2 2 (40.00%) 3G
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Node B
2 2 (40.00%) RNC
3 1 (20.00%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Huawei
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) Siemens