Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Radio Access Network skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Radio Access Network over the 6 months to 26 July 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 Access Network (RAN)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 115 105
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.90% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Cheshire median daily rate - £330 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.92% +4.00%
North West median daily rate - £275 £260
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Radio Access Network 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 Cheshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 170 334 243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 13.75% 17.81% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 228 130
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £414 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.40% +0.98% +12.33%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £213
90th Percentile £529 £575 £576
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 33
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.33 £21.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.02% +24.70% -32.64%
10th Percentile £11.26 £12.96 £14.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £38.63 £36.63
North West median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £16.92
% change year-on-year +5.08% -12.83% -15.40%

Radio Access Network
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Radio Access Network as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Radio Access Network in Cheshire

Radio Access Network
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Radio Access Network in Cheshire