The table below looks at the statistics for Network Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Planning
Rank 54 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
-30.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £14.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+275.00% -58.82%
Network Planning
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
533 795 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.81% 79.90% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 550 338
Median daily rate £425 £439 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.13% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 36
Median hourly rate £19.66 £18.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.22% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Network Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Network Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Planning Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Network Planning
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Planning within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 - -
Network Planning
North West

Network Planning
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Planning 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Network Planning.

1 3 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Node B
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) GSM
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) RNC
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) UMTS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (33.33%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) Node B
2 1 (33.33%) 2G
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) RNC
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Performance Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Ericsson