The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for RNC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RNC over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Radio Network Controller (RNC)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 121 122
Contract jobs citing RNC 0 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.30% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £275 £375
% change year-on-year -36.36% -26.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

RNC is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 373 615 739
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.58% 24.64% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 295 320
Median daily rate £413 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £255 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £340
% change year-on-year +6.45% +7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 10 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.90% -23.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

RNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing RNC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for RNC in Berkshire

RNC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RNC in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for RNC in Berkshire

RNC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RNC in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RNC in Berkshire