The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 3 months to 27 June 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)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.95% 1.12% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.74% 4.17% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £270
% change year-on-year +6.06% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £117.50

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 Guildford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 23 24 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 22.77% 26.97% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 23
Median daily rate £360 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +84.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

Radio Access Network
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Radio Access Network in Guildford

Radio Access Network
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Radio Access Network in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) BT
4 1 (20.00%) 4G
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Ericsson

Radio Access Network
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (20.00%) 4G
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Availability Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BT
1 1 (20.00%) Ericsson