The table below looks at the statistics for UTRAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UTRAN over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
UMTS Terrestrial Radio Access Network (UTRAN)
Rank 434 - 435
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UTRAN 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% - 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.092% - 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate - £225 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
UTRAN
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
3258 3035 3144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.35% 12.83% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2133 1957 1931
Median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £236
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 £11.50 £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 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

UTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing UTRAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

UTRAN Jobs Demand Trend in London

UTRAN
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

UTRAN Daily Rate Trend in London

UTRAN
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

UTRAN Hourly Rate Trend in London

UTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UTRAN 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 UTRAN.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) WCDMA
1 3 (75.00%) 3G
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) 2G
2 2 (50.00%) GSM
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) CDMA
2 2 (50.00%) WiMAX
2 2 (50.00%) UMTS
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) VHDL
2 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) RNC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) HSPA
3 1 (25.00%) GPRS
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Anite

UTRAN
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 3 (75.00%) 3G
1 3 (75.00%) WCDMA
2 2 (50.00%) 2G
2 2 (50.00%) CDMA
2 2 (50.00%) GSM
2 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (50.00%) UMTS
2 2 (50.00%) WiMAX
3 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) GPRS
3 1 (25.00%) HSPA
3 1 (25.00%) Node B
3 1 (25.00%) RNC
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Hardware Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) VHDL
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) VLSI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Audit
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) Anite