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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Radio Access Network (RAN)
England / West Midlands
Rank 121 131 100
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -31
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 1 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.038% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.38% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £425 - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £270
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
339 262 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.08% 10.01% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 129 134
Median daily rate £363 £400 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +37.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £173 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 52
Median hourly rate £23.95 £18.00 £28.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.05% -35.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.02 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £25.80 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Solihull - 1 £425 -
Radio Access Network
England

Radio Access Network
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management