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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Planning
Rank 528 529 486
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -43
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 58 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.071% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.094% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £286 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £290 £360
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £9.25
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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
38728 36307 31355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.28% 75.63% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24983 23317 19199
Average daily rate £418 £400 £417
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1116 1099 985
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -12.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £50.00 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Planning across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Planning across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Network Planning Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Planning within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 21 £450 +5.88% 1
South East -17 15 £283 - 2
South West +5 1 - -
North West -24 1 £225 -44.75% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £200 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
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Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 102 (58.62%) Telecoms
2 65 (37.36%) 3G
3 60 (34.48%) LTE
4 50 (28.74%) Radio Access Network
4 50 (28.74%) Ericsson
5 48 (27.59%) GSM
6 47 (27.01%) 2G
7 38 (21.84%) RNC
8 35 (20.11%) 4G
8 35 (20.11%) Cisco
9 33 (18.97%) Wireless
9 33 (18.97%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 31 (17.82%) Nokia
11 29 (16.67%) Network Design
11 29 (16.67%) Huawei
12 28 (16.09%) SDH
12 28 (16.09%) UMTS
13 22 (12.64%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 22 (12.64%) Juniper
14 21 (12.07%) TCP/IP
14 21 (12.07%) SQL
14 21 (12.07%) NSN NetAct
14 21 (12.07%) QA
14 21 (12.07%) Capacity Planning
15 20 (11.49%) HNC
15 20 (11.49%) GPRS
16 19 (10.92%) GPON
17 18 (10.34%) MPLS
17 18 (10.34%) Firewall
18 17 (9.77%) Wi-Fi

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.15%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (5.75%) MS Office
2 4 (2.30%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.15%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.57%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (7.47%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (4.02%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.57%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.57%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.57%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.57%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.57%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 65 (37.36%) 3G
2 60 (34.48%) LTE
3 50 (28.74%) Radio Access Network
4 48 (27.59%) GSM
5 47 (27.01%) 2G
6 38 (21.84%) RNC
7 35 (20.11%) 4G
8 33 (18.97%) Wireless
9 28 (16.09%) SDH
9 28 (16.09%) UMTS
10 21 (12.07%) TCP/IP
11 20 (11.49%) GPRS
12 19 (10.92%) GPON
13 18 (10.34%) MPLS
13 18 (10.34%) Firewall
14 17 (9.77%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (9.77%) DSL
14 17 (9.77%) CDMA2000
14 17 (9.77%) HSPA
14 17 (9.77%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.30%) MS Access
1 4 (2.30%) SAP BW
1 4 (2.30%) Relational Database
General
1 102 (58.62%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.02%) Electronics
2 7 (4.02%) German Language
3 6 (3.45%) Finance
4 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.15%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (14.37%) Network Planner
2 21 (12.07%) Consultant
3 16 (9.20%) Network Engineer
4 14 (8.05%) Performance Engineer
4 14 (8.05%) RAN Engineer
5 11 (6.32%) Radio Engineer
5 11 (6.32%) Configuration Engineer
5 11 (6.32%) RAN Configuration Engineer
5 11 (6.32%) Design Engineer
6 8 (4.60%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (4.60%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (3.45%) SAP APO Consultant
7 6 (3.45%) Network Manager
7 6 (3.45%) Senior Security Consultant
7 6 (3.45%) Security Consultant
8 5 (2.87%) Data Scientist
9 4 (2.30%) Transmission Engineer
9 4 (2.30%) Transmission Planning Engineer
9 4 (2.30%) Designer
9 4 (2.30%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.87%) Middleware
2 2 (1.15%) WSRP
2 2 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.20%) Statistics
2 7 (4.02%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.87%) NHS
3 5 (2.87%) Visualisation
3 5 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.87%) Economics
4 3 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.15%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.15%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.15%) UNIX
2 1 (0.57%) Solaris
2 1 (0.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.67%) Network Design
2 21 (12.07%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (9.20%) Load Balancing
4 14 (8.05%) Performance Engineering
5 10 (5.75%) Business Development
6 7 (4.02%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (4.02%) Network Management
6 7 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (4.02%) Project Management
7 6 (3.45%) Change Management
8 5 (2.87%) Analytics
9 4 (2.30%) CRM
10 3 (1.72%) PRINCE2
10 3 (1.72%) Quality Management
10 3 (1.72%) Process Management
10 3 (1.72%) Service Delivery
10 3 (1.72%) Migration
10 3 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (1.72%) Data Analysis
10 3 (1.72%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.07%) SQL
2 15 (8.62%) Perl
3 14 (8.05%) C
4 5 (2.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (11.49%) HNC
2 11 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (6.32%) CCNP
3 10 (5.75%) CISSP
4 8 (4.60%) Degree
5 7 (4.02%) HND
6 5 (2.87%) PhD
7 4 (2.30%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.72%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.15%) CCIE
10 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.57%) PMP
10 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.57%) MCTS
10 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.57%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 1 (0.57%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.07%) QA
2 3 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 21 (12.07%) NSN NetAct
2 5 (2.87%) OPNET
3 1 (0.57%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 50 (28.74%) Ericsson
2 35 (20.11%) Cisco
3 33 (18.97%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 31 (17.82%) Nokia
5 29 (16.67%) Huawei
6 22 (12.64%) Juniper
6 22 (12.64%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 15 (8.62%) Oracle
8 14 (8.05%) Nortel
9 12 (6.90%) Actix
10 11 (6.32%) Siemens
11 10 (5.75%) SAP
12 6 (3.45%) Avaya
12 6 (3.45%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.87%) ZTE
14 3 (1.72%) ComArch
14 3 (1.72%) IBM
15 2 (1.15%) Mapinfo
15 2 (1.15%) Agilent
15 2 (1.15%) Tektronix
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