The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network 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 Access Network (RAN)
UK / Scotland
Rank - 126 116
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.039% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.27% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
296 365 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.75% 14.32% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 179 155
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 11
Median hourly rate £46.00 £27.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.80% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £15.55 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £43.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Scotland region.

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in Scotland