The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 434 406 420
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 8 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.040% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £403 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
+14.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £117.50 -
Radio Access Network
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2964 3053 2865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.91% 13.41% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2057 1945 1881
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 90 92
Median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in London

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Radio Access Network across the London region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Histogram in London

Radio Access Network
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Radio Access Network Hourly Rate Trend in London

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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 London region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 11 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 5 (35.71%) MVNO
2 5 (35.71%) Value-Added Service
3 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (28.57%) Huawei
4 3 (21.43%) LTE
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) 3G
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) 2G
5 2 (14.29%) Network Management
5 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) Electronics
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.14%) VoLTE
6 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) CFA
6 1 (7.14%) 4G
6 1 (7.14%) RANAP
6 1 (7.14%) MGW
6 1 (7.14%) NSN NetAct

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) MVNO
1 5 (35.71%) Value-Added Service
2 3 (21.43%) 3G
2 3 (21.43%) LTE
3 2 (14.29%) 2G
4 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
4 1 (7.14%) 4G
4 1 (7.14%) DWDM
4 1 (7.14%) GPRS
4 1 (7.14%) GSM
4 1 (7.14%) ISUP
4 1 (7.14%) MGW
4 1 (7.14%) RANAP
4 1 (7.14%) SDH
4 1 (7.14%) SONET
4 1 (7.14%) UMTS
4 1 (7.14%) UTRAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoLTE
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 11 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Change Management
1 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) GCP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Huawei
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Nokia