Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 November 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 > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 152 156
Contract jobs citing Radio Access Network 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.28% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.75% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Manchester median daily rate - - £148
North West median daily rate - - £148
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Radio Access Network is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 384 573 473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.17% 16.23% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 330 260
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £115 £205 £205
90th Percentile £538 £545 £513
North West median daily rate £390 £406 £375
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 34
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +15.05% -17.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.05 £10.48
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +1.56% -5.88% -10.53%

Radio Access Network
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Radio Access Network in Manchester

Radio Access Network
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Radio Access Network in Manchester