The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 72 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 9 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.86% 0.88% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.04% 4.92% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 8
Median daily rate £280 £270 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -13.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -
Radio Access Network
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
223 244 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.40% 17.89% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 140 152
Median daily rate £375 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £265 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 10 20
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% +12.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Radio Access Network
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -1 9 £280 -
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) 2G
2 7 (46.67%) 3G
2 7 (46.67%) LTE
3 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Ericsson
3 6 (40.00%) Huawei
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
5 4 (26.67%) Front Office
5 4 (26.67%) Back Office
5 4 (26.67%) WCDMA
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) GSM
6 3 (20.00%) Nokia
6 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (20.00%) Greenplum
6 3 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (13.33%) Network Optimisation
7 2 (13.33%) Radio Network Optimisation
7 2 (13.33%) Samsung
7 2 (13.33%) Presales
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Engineering

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) 2G
1 7 (46.67%) 3G
1 7 (46.67%) LTE
2 4 (26.67%) WCDMA
3 3 (20.00%) GSM
4 2 (13.33%) ATM
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) GPRS
4 2 (13.33%) HSPA
4 2 (13.33%) SNMP
4 2 (13.33%) Telnet
4 2 (13.33%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Back Office
2 4 (26.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Optimisation Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) LTE Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Performance Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) RAN Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 2 (13.33%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Presales
5 2 (13.33%) Radio Network Optimisation
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (40.00%) Huawei
2 3 (20.00%) Greenplum
2 3 (20.00%) Nokia
2 3 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (13.33%) Mapinfo
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Nortel
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Samsung