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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 83 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 2 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.16% 2.18% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 13.22% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£255 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £256 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £117.50 - £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
259 227 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.07% 16.51% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 90 87
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £120 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 23
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -62.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

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 29 May 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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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 -20 2 £255 -3.77%
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 33 (70.21%) Telecoms
2 22 (46.81%) 3G
3 18 (38.30%) 2G
3 18 (38.30%) Ericsson
4 16 (34.04%) Perl
4 16 (34.04%) SQL
4 16 (34.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 15 (31.91%) NSN NetAct
5 15 (31.91%) Network Planning
5 15 (31.91%) Oracle
5 15 (31.91%) Nokia
6 14 (29.79%) Finance
6 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 14 (29.79%) LTE
7 13 (27.66%) Oracle Cash Management
7 13 (27.66%) Nortel
8 12 (25.53%) PMI Certification
8 12 (25.53%) HND
9 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
9 11 (23.40%) PMI
9 11 (23.40%) Project Management
10 8 (17.02%) Business Development
10 8 (17.02%) Customer Insight
11 7 (14.89%) Electronics
11 7 (14.89%) HNC
12 6 (12.77%) Technical Analysis
13 5 (10.64%) 4G
13 5 (10.64%) Degree
13 5 (10.64%) AutoCAD
14 4 (8.51%) Wireless

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (10.64%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 22 (46.81%) 3G
2 18 (38.30%) 2G
3 14 (29.79%) LTE
4 5 (10.64%) 4G
5 4 (8.51%) Wireless
5 4 (8.51%) ATM
6 3 (6.38%) DNS
7 1 (2.13%) RNC
7 1 (2.13%) GSM
7 1 (2.13%) SDH
7 1 (2.13%) UMTS
7 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) MS Access
1 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
General
1 33 (70.21%) Telecoms
2 14 (29.79%) Finance
3 7 (14.89%) Electronics
4 2 (4.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) RAN Engineer
2 15 (31.91%) Project Manager
3 11 (23.40%) RAN Configuration Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Configuration Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Design Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Network Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Databuild Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) OSS Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Rollout Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Electrical Design Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Electrical Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Perl Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) UNIX
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Network Planning
2 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
3 11 (23.40%) Project Management
4 8 (17.02%) Business Development
4 8 (17.02%) Customer Insight
5 6 (12.77%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.13%) Line Management
7 1 (2.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) WFM
7 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) Perl
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) PMI Certification
1 12 (25.53%) HND
2 7 (14.89%) HNC
3 5 (10.64%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Ericsson
2 16 (34.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 15 (31.91%) Oracle
3 15 (31.91%) Nokia
4 13 (27.66%) Nortel
5 3 (6.38%) Cramer
6 2 (4.26%) Huawei