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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 425 418 411
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 1 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.035% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.036% 0.28% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £350 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -
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
2783 2827 3128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.03% 12.49% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1833 1907 2128
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 88 84
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.62 £20.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.67% +10.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) UTRAN
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) GSM
3 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (20.00%) UMTS
3 1 (20.00%) WCDMA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) 2G
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) RNC
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (20.00%) HSPA
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Node B
3 1 (20.00%) Software Audit

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 2 (40.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) 2G
2 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) GSM
2 1 (20.00%) HSPA
2 1 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) Node B
2 1 (20.00%) RNC
2 1 (20.00%) UMTS
2 1 (20.00%) UTRAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (20.00%) WCDMA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Deployment Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Audit
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BT
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Nokia