The table below looks at the statistics for RNC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RNC over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Radio Network Controller (RNC)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 77 63
Contract jobs citing RNC 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.11% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.41% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £298 £265
% change year-on-year
- +12.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
187 245 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.45% 26.32% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 121 101
Median daily rate £320 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 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 £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

RNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

RNC Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

RNC
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

RNC Daily Rate Trend in Reading

RNC
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RNC 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 RNC.

1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) Node B

RNC
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%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) Node B
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Engineer