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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 46 78 52
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -26
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 43 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.08% 1.03% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.36% 6.83% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 7
Average daily rate
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£255 £260 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £260 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
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
280 205 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.04% 15.07% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 95 114
Average daily rate £320 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £138 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £515 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 26
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.44 £13.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.00 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.27% -10.97%

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +14 36 £255 -1.92%
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 39 (62.90%) Telecoms
2 27 (43.55%) 3G
3 24 (38.71%) 2G
3 24 (38.71%) Perl
3 24 (38.71%) SQL
4 23 (37.10%) Ericsson
5 21 (33.87%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 20 (32.26%) Oracle
7 17 (27.42%) Nokia
7 17 (27.42%) Nortel
7 17 (27.42%) LTE
8 16 (25.81%) NSN NetAct
8 16 (25.81%) Network Planning
9 15 (24.19%) Project Management
9 15 (24.19%) HND
10 14 (22.58%) Finance
10 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 13 (20.97%) Oracle Cash Management
11 13 (20.97%) PMI Certification
12 12 (19.35%) PRINCE2
13 11 (17.74%) PMI
14 9 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (14.52%) UNIX
14 9 (14.52%) Linux
14 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (14.52%) Customer Insight
15 8 (12.90%) 4G
15 8 (12.90%) Technical Analysis
15 8 (12.90%) Business Development
15 8 (12.90%) MS Visio

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 8 (12.90%) MS Visio
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
1 8 (12.90%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) 3G
2 24 (38.71%) 2G
3 17 (27.42%) LTE
4 8 (12.90%) 4G
5 5 (8.06%) Wireless
5 5 (8.06%) DNS
6 4 (6.45%) ATM
7 3 (4.84%) GSM
8 2 (3.23%) DHCP
8 2 (3.23%) SNMP
8 2 (3.23%) Telnet
9 1 (1.61%) RNC
9 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.61%) SDH
9 1 (1.61%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) MS Access
4 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (62.90%) Telecoms
2 14 (22.58%) Finance
3 7 (11.29%) Electronics
4 3 (4.84%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) RAN Engineer
2 16 (25.81%) Project Manager
3 11 (17.74%) RAN Configuration Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Configuration Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Design Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 5 (8.06%) Database Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Databuild Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Designer
9 2 (3.23%) Rollout Manager
9 2 (3.23%) OSS Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Network Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Network Project Manager
10 1 (1.61%) Field Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) Programme Manager
10 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 1 (1.61%) Electrical Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) Implementation Manager
10 1 (1.61%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) XML
1 2 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) UNIX
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Network Planning
2 15 (24.19%) Project Management
3 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 12 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 9 (14.52%) Customer Insight
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (12.90%) Business Development
6 8 (12.90%) ETL
7 7 (11.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.68%) Validation
9 5 (8.06%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.84%) Performance Management
11 2 (3.23%) Software Licensing
12 1 (1.61%) Logistics
12 1 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (1.61%) PRINCE
12 1 (1.61%) Line Management
12 1 (1.61%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) Perl
1 24 (38.71%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) C#
2 2 (3.23%) C++
2 2 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) HND
2 13 (20.97%) PMI Certification
3 8 (12.90%) HNC
4 7 (11.29%) Degree
5 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.23%) PMP
6 1 (1.61%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 16 (25.81%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Ericsson
2 21 (33.87%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 20 (32.26%) Oracle
4 17 (27.42%) Nokia
4 17 (27.42%) Nortel
5 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.29%) Business Objects
7 6 (9.68%) Huawei
8 4 (6.45%) Greenplum
9 3 (4.84%) Cramer
10 1 (1.61%) Mapinfo
10 1 (1.61%) Talend