The table below looks at the statistics for RANAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RANAP over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network Application Part (RANAP)
Rank - 258 235
Contract jobs citing RANAP 0 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.043% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.23% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RANAP
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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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1746 1771 1726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.45% 19.07% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 871 740
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 120 98
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

RANAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RANAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RANAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RANAP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RANAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RANAP across the South East region.

RANAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RANAP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for RANAP.

1 11 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 9 (81.82%) Cross-Platform Development
2 9 (81.82%) LTE
2 9 (81.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Trac
2 9 (81.82%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) STL
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) OO
2 9 (81.82%) GSM
2 9 (81.82%) UMTS
2 9 (81.82%) RTP
2 9 (81.82%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 9 (81.82%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) 3G
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) GPRS
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) SGSN
3 2 (18.18%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (18.18%) 4G
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (18.18%) Samsung

RANAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 9 (81.82%) GSM
2 9 (81.82%) LTE
2 9 (81.82%) RTP
2 9 (81.82%) UMTS
2 9 (81.82%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) 3G
3 2 (18.18%) 4G
3 2 (18.18%) GPRS
3 2 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (18.18%) SGSN
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
1 9 (81.82%) Trac
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) GSM Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) LTE Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) UMTS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) UMTS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (81.82%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Cross-Platform Development
1 9 (81.82%) OO
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) C
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Nokia Networks
1 2 (18.18%) Samsung