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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 69 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 22 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.47% 0.075% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.51% 0.44% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £285 £273
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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
293 226 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.57% 16.97% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 158 124
Average daily rate £350 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £415 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.20 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 22 October 2014. 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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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 +5 16 £310 -
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 17 (60.71%) 3G
2 16 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 15 (53.57%) Ericsson
3 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) LTE
4 14 (50.00%) 2G
4 14 (50.00%) MS Office
5 13 (46.43%) UNIX
5 13 (46.43%) Linux
5 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
5 13 (46.43%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (46.43%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (46.43%) Huawei
6 12 (42.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 12 (42.86%) MS Visio
6 12 (42.86%) Perl
7 11 (39.29%) ETL
8 10 (35.71%) MySQL
8 10 (35.71%) Oracle
8 10 (35.71%) Business Objects
8 10 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (32.14%) 4G
10 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (28.57%) Validation
10 8 (28.57%) Nortel
11 6 (21.43%) SNMP
11 6 (21.43%) XML
11 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
11 6 (21.43%) Telnet

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 14 (50.00%) MS Office
2 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
3 12 (42.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) 3G
2 15 (53.57%) LTE
3 14 (50.00%) 2G
4 9 (32.14%) 4G
5 6 (21.43%) SNMP
5 6 (21.43%) Telnet
6 5 (17.86%) GSM
7 4 (14.29%) DNS
7 4 (14.29%) DHCP
8 3 (10.71%) HSUPA
8 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
8 3 (10.71%) 3GPP
8 3 (10.71%) WCDMA
8 3 (10.71%) HSDPA
9 2 (7.14%) SDH
9 2 (7.14%) ATM
9 2 (7.14%) HSPA
10 1 (3.57%) Wireless
10 1 (3.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (46.43%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (35.71%) MySQL
3 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Front Office
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Database Developer
3 3 (10.71%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Designer
4 2 (7.14%) Transmission Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Databuild Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Back Office Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Rollout Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Perl Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) UNIX
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ETL
2 10 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (28.57%) Validation
4 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 6 (21.43%) Performance Management
4 6 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Network Design
8 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.57%) Network Planning
8 1 (3.57%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Perl
3 4 (14.29%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) C++
3 4 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) HNC
2 1 (3.57%) HND
2 1 (3.57%) CCNP
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Ericsson
2 13 (46.43%) Huawei
3 12 (42.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 10 (35.71%) Oracle
4 10 (35.71%) Business Objects
5 8 (28.57%) Nortel
6 6 (21.43%) Greenplum
7 5 (17.86%) Mapinfo
8 3 (10.71%) Talend
8 3 (10.71%) Nokia
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco
9 2 (7.14%) Juniper
10 1 (3.57%) Actix
10 1 (3.57%) BT
10 1 (3.57%) NEC