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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 432 432 425
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.008% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.066% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £313 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £300 £271
% change year-on-year
+38.41% +10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £122.50 -
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
3259 3026 3141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.35% 12.82% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2134 1948 1931
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 86 98
Median hourly rate £21.45 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.13% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London - 1 - -
Radio Access Network
England

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (33.33%) LTE
2 5 (33.33%) 3G
3 3 (20.00%) GSM
3 3 (20.00%) UMTS
3 3 (20.00%) 2G
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) 4G
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) VoLTE
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) UTRAN
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Nokia
4 2 (13.33%) Electronics
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) 3GPP
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) ATM
5 1 (6.67%) GPRS
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) WCDMA
5 1 (6.67%) SLA
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) 3G
1 5 (33.33%) LTE
2 3 (20.00%) 2G
2 3 (20.00%) GSM
2 3 (20.00%) UMTS
3 2 (13.33%) 4G
3 2 (13.33%) UTRAN
3 2 (13.33%) VoLTE
4 1 (6.67%) 3GPP
4 1 (6.67%) ATM
4 1 (6.67%) GPRS
4 1 (6.67%) HSPA
4 1 (6.67%) Node B
4 1 (6.67%) RNC
4 1 (6.67%) VoWiFi
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) WCDMA
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Governance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Governance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Architect
4 1 (6.67%) VoLTE Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Line Management
1 2 (13.33%) Network Management
1 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Fault Management
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) Software Audit
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Nokia
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper