The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 139 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.033% - 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £275 £258
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £117.50 -
Radio Access Network
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
403 330 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.49% 13.93% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 183 150
Median daily rate £363 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £227 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 36
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.35 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Radio Access Network as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Radio Access Network
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Radio Access Network Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Radio Access Network
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 1 - -
Radio Access Network
England

Radio Access Network
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Radio Access Network also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Cramer
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Tellabs
1 1 (100.00%) Amdocs OSS

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cramer
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Tellabs