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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 62 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% - 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% - 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
107 112 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.67% 15.58% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 24
Average daily rate £390 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.70 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £83.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) 2G
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) LTE
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 5 (71.43%) 3G
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) 4G
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) 3GPP
5 2 (28.57%) Huawei
5 2 (28.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (28.57%) Nortel
5 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
6 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (14.29%) VCP4
6 1 (14.29%) Greenplum

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) 3G
1 5 (71.43%) 2G
1 5 (71.43%) LTE
1 5 (71.43%) 4G
2 3 (42.86%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Author
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Author
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Nortel
3 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
3 2 (28.57%) Huawei
3 2 (28.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (14.29%) Greenplum