The table below looks at the statistics for RANAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RANAP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Radio Access Network Application Part (RANAP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 68 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RANAP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £385
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
195 243 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.16% 25.88% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 118 96
Median daily rate £325 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £300 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +109.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

RANAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

RANAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

RANAP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

RANAP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

RANAP
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RANAP 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 Reading region with a requirement for RANAP.

1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol

RANAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3G Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer