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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 71 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 21 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.53% 2.43% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.45% 15.22% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
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 £260 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
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
282 230 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.55% 15.98% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 98 102
Average daily rate £364 £361 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +7.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £123 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £513 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 18
Average hourly rate £40.15 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.03% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £12.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 27 April 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 -4 20 £255 -3.77%
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 34 (64.15%) Telecoms
2 23 (43.40%) 3G
3 19 (35.85%) Ericsson
3 19 (35.85%) 2G
3 19 (35.85%) Perl
3 19 (35.85%) SQL
4 17 (32.08%) Oracle
4 17 (32.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 15 (28.30%) LTE
5 15 (28.30%) NSN NetAct
5 15 (28.30%) Nokia
5 15 (28.30%) Network Planning
6 14 (26.42%) Finance
6 14 (26.42%) HND
6 14 (26.42%) Nortel
6 14 (26.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 13 (24.53%) Oracle Cash Management
7 13 (24.53%) Project Management
8 12 (22.64%) PMI Certification
9 11 (20.75%) PMI
9 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
10 9 (16.98%) Customer Insight
11 8 (15.09%) Technical Analysis
11 8 (15.09%) Business Development
12 7 (13.21%) Electronics
12 7 (13.21%) HNC
13 6 (11.32%) Degree
14 5 (9.43%) AutoCAD
14 5 (9.43%) 4G
15 4 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (9.43%) AutoCAD
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) 3G
2 19 (35.85%) 2G
3 15 (28.30%) LTE
4 5 (9.43%) 4G
5 4 (7.55%) DNS
5 4 (7.55%) Wireless
5 4 (7.55%) ATM
6 1 (1.89%) GSM
6 1 (1.89%) SDH
6 1 (1.89%) UMTS
6 1 (1.89%) DHCP
6 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.89%) SNMP
6 1 (1.89%) Telnet
6 1 (1.89%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) MS Access
1 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (64.15%) Telecoms
2 14 (26.42%) Finance
3 7 (13.21%) Electronics
4 2 (3.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) RAN Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Project Manager
3 11 (20.75%) Design Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Configuration Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) RAN Configuration Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Database Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Network Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) OSS Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Rollout Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Databuild Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Electrical Design Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Electrical Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Field Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Perl Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) XML
1 1 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) UNIX
1 4 (7.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Network Planning
2 14 (26.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 13 (24.53%) Project Management
4 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
5 9 (16.98%) Customer Insight
6 8 (15.09%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) Business Development
7 4 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) ETL
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.77%) Software Licensing
9 2 (3.77%) Validation
10 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.89%) WFM
10 1 (1.89%) Dimensional Modelling
10 1 (1.89%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) Perl
1 19 (35.85%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) C++
2 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) HND
2 12 (22.64%) PMI Certification
3 7 (13.21%) HNC
4 6 (11.32%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Ericsson
2 17 (32.08%) Oracle
2 17 (32.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 15 (28.30%) Nokia
4 14 (26.42%) Nortel
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.66%) Cramer
5 3 (5.66%) Huawei
6 2 (3.77%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.89%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.89%) Talend