The table below looks at the statistics for Network Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Planning
UK / England
Rank 550 549 514
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -35
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 20 43 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.092% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 22
Median daily rate £438 £375 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +25.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £575 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £270
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.89 - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - £34.00

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33605 38158 36500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.39% 81.97% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22408 25058 23946
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 835 1094 976
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Network Planning
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Planning Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Planning across the England region.

Network Planning Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Planning
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Planning across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Network Planning Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Network Planning
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
London +12 9 £450 +12.50%
South East +2 7 - -
North West - 3 - -
West Midlands 0 1 £350 +27.27%
Network Planning
UK

Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Network Planning.

1 20 (47.62%) Telecoms
2 10 (23.81%) 3G
3 9 (21.43%) Degree
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (16.67%) LTE
5 6 (14.29%) 4G
5 6 (14.29%) CCIE
5 6 (14.29%) CCNP
5 6 (14.29%) Cisco
5 6 (14.29%) Firewall
5 6 (14.29%) Wireless
5 6 (14.29%) 2G
5 6 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (11.90%) Network Design
6 5 (11.90%) VoIP
6 5 (11.90%) SAP
6 5 (11.90%) SAP APO
6 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) Network Architecture
6 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (9.52%) Network Security
7 4 (9.52%) SAP Core Interface
7 4 (9.52%) CCNA
7 4 (9.52%) MS Office
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.52%) VPN
8 3 (7.14%) GIS
8 3 (7.14%) Cramer
8 3 (7.14%) JSON

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) SAP APO
2 3 (7.14%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.38%) Primavera
3 1 (2.38%) SAP LE
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) 3G
2 7 (16.67%) LTE
3 6 (14.29%) 2G
3 6 (14.29%) 4G
3 6 (14.29%) Firewall
3 6 (14.29%) Wireless
4 5 (11.90%) VoIP
5 4 (9.52%) Network Security
5 4 (9.52%) VPN
6 3 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 3 (7.14%) HTTP
6 3 (7.14%) PSTN
6 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.76%) BGP
7 2 (4.76%) Broadband
7 2 (4.76%) GSM
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
7 2 (4.76%) MPLS
7 2 (4.76%) UMTS
7 2 (4.76%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) GIS
2 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (47.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Automotive
3 1 (2.38%) French Language
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Network Planner
4 4 (9.52%) Network Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Solutions Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Network Performance Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Architect
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.76%) SOA Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Transmission Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) SAP Core Interface
2 3 (7.14%) JSON
2 3 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Informatics
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Migration
2 5 (11.90%) Network Architecture
2 5 (11.90%) Network Design
2 5 (11.90%) Project Management
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) API Integration
4 3 (7.14%) Business Development
4 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (7.14%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
4 3 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (7.14%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (4.76%) Change Management
5 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.76%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.76%) SOA
5 2 (4.76%) UML
6 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) C
2 1 (2.38%) ABAP
2 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (14.29%) CCIE
3 6 (14.29%) CCNP
4 4 (9.52%) CCNA
5 3 (7.14%) CCDP
5 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) CISSP
6 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) RSA Archer
2 1 (2.38%) Cacti
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco
2 5 (11.90%) SAP
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) Cramer
4 3 (7.14%) Huawei
5 2 (4.76%) CA
5 2 (4.76%) Juniper
5 2 (4.76%) NetWitness
6 1 (2.38%) Actix
6 1 (2.38%) Aruba
6 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.38%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.38%) F5
6 1 (2.38%) Mapinfo
6 1 (2.38%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.38%) Veeam