The first table below looks at the demand for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 73 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 15 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.18% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.25% 1.92% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £273 £270
% change year-on-year
-3.66% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
207 208 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.27% 16.48% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 127 90
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 37
Average hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £37.50 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Radio Access Network also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Radio Access Network.

1 36 (70.59%) Ericsson
2 35 (68.63%) 3G
3 32 (62.75%) Telecoms
4 29 (56.86%) LTE
5 24 (47.06%) Huawei
6 22 (43.14%) 2G
7 21 (41.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 18 (35.29%) NEC
8 18 (35.29%) Nortel
9 14 (27.45%) UNIX
10 13 (25.49%) MySQL
10 13 (25.49%) Oracle
10 13 (25.49%) Ethernet
10 13 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (23.53%) Nokia
11 12 (23.53%) SNMP
11 12 (23.53%) ETL
11 12 (23.53%) ATM
11 12 (23.53%) Perl
12 11 (21.57%) XML
12 11 (21.57%) SDH
12 11 (21.57%) Mapinfo
12 11 (21.57%) Telnet
13 10 (19.61%) 4G
13 10 (19.61%) Greenplum
13 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
14 9 (17.65%) SQL
14 9 (17.65%) DWDM
14 9 (17.65%) Logistics

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Radio Access Network also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Radio Access Network. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.69%) MS Office
3 7 (13.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 35 (68.63%) 3G
2 29 (56.86%) LTE
3 22 (43.14%) 2G
4 13 (25.49%) Ethernet
5 12 (23.53%) SNMP
5 12 (23.53%) ATM
6 11 (21.57%) SDH
6 11 (21.57%) Telnet
7 10 (19.61%) 4G
8 9 (17.65%) DWDM
9 5 (9.80%) BT 21CN
10 4 (7.84%) DHCP
10 4 (7.84%) DNS
11 2 (3.92%) 3GPP
11 2 (3.92%) WCDMA
11 2 (3.92%) GSM
11 2 (3.92%) HSUPA
11 2 (3.92%) HSDPA
11 2 (3.92%) HSPA
12 1 (1.96%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) MySQL
1 13 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.96%) MS Access
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (62.75%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Design Engineer
1 11 (21.57%) Transmission Engineer
1 11 (21.57%) Transmission Design Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) RAN Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Databuild Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Database Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Programmer
7 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Software Architect
7 1 (1.96%) Network Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) XML
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) J2EE
3 4 (7.84%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) UNIX
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ETL
2 9 (17.65%) Network Planning
2 9 (17.65%) Logistics
3 8 (15.69%) Supplier Management
4 7 (13.73%) Validation
5 6 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (11.76%) Project Management
6 5 (9.80%) Web Development
7 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.92%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.92%) Network Design
10 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.96%) Migration
10 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.96%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) Perl
2 9 (17.65%) SQL
3 8 (15.69%) C#
3 8 (15.69%) C++
3 8 (15.69%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) CCNP
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) CCSA
2 1 (1.96%) CCSE
2 1 (1.96%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Ericsson
2 24 (47.06%) Huawei
3 21 (41.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 18 (35.29%) NEC
4 18 (35.29%) Nortel
5 13 (25.49%) Oracle
6 12 (23.53%) Nokia
7 11 (21.57%) Mapinfo
8 10 (19.61%) Greenplum
9 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.69%) Talend
10 6 (11.76%) BT
11 5 (9.80%) Business Objects
12 3 (5.88%) Cisco
13 2 (3.92%) Juniper
14 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
14 1 (1.96%) F5
14 1 (1.96%) Actix
14 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
Guildford, Surrey
Comvergent Limited
Rate: Excellent daily rate
Posted: 6 days ago