The first table below looks at the demand for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 18 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the Warrington region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 21 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.47% 1.91% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 15.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £255 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £57.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- +116.98%
Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 15.03% 12.74% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate £425 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £313 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £536 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Radio Access Network
Cheshire

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Warrington region.

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Radio Access Network
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Logistics
2 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) Ericsson
4 2 (33.33%) NEC
4 2 (33.33%) ATM
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Balanced Scorecard

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) ATM
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
1 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Transmission Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Logistics
2 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Balanced Scorecard
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (33.33%) NEC
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft