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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 52 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.47% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 3.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £284 £265
% change year-on-year
+11.01% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
102 97 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.71% 15.28% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 43
Average daily rate £375 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £29.75 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +26.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Radio Access Network
East of England

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) MySQL
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (53.85%) MS Office
3 7 (53.85%) Unix
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) MS Visio
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) Classic ASP
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) ETL
5 5 (38.46%) Web Development
5 5 (38.46%) Huawei
6 4 (30.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 4 (30.77%) 4G
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) 2G
7 3 (23.08%) 3G
7 3 (23.08%) Greenplum
7 3 (23.08%) Perl

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
1 7 (53.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) 4G
2 3 (23.08%) 2G
2 3 (23.08%) 3G
3 2 (15.38%) LTE
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) GSM
4 1 (7.69%) SNMP
4 1 (7.69%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MySQL
2 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Database Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
1 5 (38.46%) Classic ASP
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Erlang
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Huawei
4 4 (30.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (23.08%) Greenplum
6 2 (15.38%) Ericsson
6 2 (15.38%) Nokia
7 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (7.69%) BT
7 1 (7.69%) Nortel
7 1 (7.69%) Siemens