The table below looks at the statistics for RNC skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RNC over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Network Controller (RNC)
Rank - 144 -
Contract jobs citing RNC 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RNC
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
601 505 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.41% 13.74% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 237 180
Median daily rate £378 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 53 34
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -43.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

RNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

RNC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RNC
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

RNC Daily Rate Trend in the North West