The first table below looks at the demand for the Radio Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Engineer
Rank 596 544 553
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Radio Engineer 7 8 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.016% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.018% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate £283 - £254
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 - £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 - £254
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

Radio Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Radio Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Radio Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Radio Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Radio Engineer within the UK.

Radio Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Radio Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Radio Engineer within the UK.

Radio Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Radio Engineer
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -37 5 £283 -
South East -11 1 £283 -
London - 1 £215 -
Newbury - - - -
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Radio Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Radio Engineer in their job title 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 with Radio Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (50.00%) 3G
2 7 (35.00%) LTE
2 7 (35.00%) 2G
2 7 (35.00%) Ericsson
3 6 (30.00%) Network Planning
3 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (30.00%) 4G
4 4 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (20.00%) Huawei
4 4 (20.00%) CCTV
4 4 (20.00%) VLAN
4 4 (20.00%) TETRA
4 4 (20.00%) Wireless
4 4 (20.00%) Electronics
4 4 (20.00%) Broadband
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) GSM
6 2 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) UMTS
7 1 (5.00%) WiMAX
7 1 (5.00%) Network Design
7 1 (5.00%) RNC
7 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Finance
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
7 1 (5.00%) Cramer

Radio Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Radio Engineer in their job title 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 with Radio Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Final Cut Pro
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) 3G
2 7 (35.00%) LTE
2 7 (35.00%) 2G
3 6 (30.00%) 4G
4 4 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (20.00%) VLAN
4 4 (20.00%) TETRA
4 4 (20.00%) Wireless
4 4 (20.00%) Broadband
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) GSM
6 2 (10.00%) UMTS
7 1 (5.00%) WiMAX
7 1 (5.00%) RNC
7 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.00%) SDH
7 1 (5.00%) CDMA
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) CCTV
2 1 (5.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Planning
2 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Network Design
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Validation
3 1 (5.00%) ETL
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Ericsson
2 4 (20.00%) Huawei
3 2 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (5.00%) Cramer
4 1 (5.00%) Amdocs
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) Siemens
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Actix
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