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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Network Controller (RNC)
Rank - 68 72
Contract jobs citing RNC 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.45% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £299 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.92% +8.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RNC
Berkshire

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
209 207 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.71% 21.74% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 109 93
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £159.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 2016, 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