The table below looks at the statistics for Network Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Planning
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.30% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £290 £290
% change year-on-year
+33.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 - -
Network Planning
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 618 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.99% 74.64% 68.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 421 250
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £265 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -34.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Planning across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Network Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Planning across the Birmingham region.

Network Planning Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Network Planning
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Network Planning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Planning.

1 11 (84.62%) 3G
1 11 (84.62%) LTE
2 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
2 10 (76.92%) Logistics
3 7 (53.85%) SLA
4 4 (30.77%) PMI
4 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Line Management
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) Critical Success Factor
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Network Planning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) 3G
1 11 (84.62%) LTE
2 4 (30.77%) Internet
General
1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Build Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Logistics
1 10 (76.92%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Coaching
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Critical Success Factor
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA