The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Planning
Rank 499 515 490
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 58 35 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.075% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.10% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £575 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +85.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £499 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £620 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £505 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.48% +68.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.25 £9.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36743 34175 37676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.35% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23166 21189 22136
Average daily rate £408 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 995 1360
Average hourly rate £23.63 £32.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.44 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Network Planning
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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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 +23 22 £425 -29.16% 1
South East -22 11 £398 - 4
South West -23 8 £525 +10.42%
North West - 3 £513 - 3
West Midlands - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
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Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 38 (41.76%) Telecoms
2 27 (29.67%) 3G
3 26 (28.57%) SAP
4 24 (26.37%) LTE
5 21 (23.08%) SAP APO
6 18 (19.78%) 2G
7 16 (17.58%) Radio Access Network
8 15 (16.48%) Huawei
8 15 (16.48%) Ethernet
9 14 (15.38%) Cisco
9 14 (15.38%) Ericsson
10 13 (14.29%) ATM
10 13 (14.29%) SDH
11 11 (12.09%) WAN
11 11 (12.09%) Nokia
12 10 (10.99%) Project Management
12 10 (10.99%) Migration
13 9 (9.89%) NEC
13 9 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (9.89%) DWDM
14 8 (8.79%) Degree
14 8 (8.79%) Resource Management
15 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
15 7 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
15 7 (7.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 7 (7.69%) Mapinfo
15 7 (7.69%) PRINCE2
15 7 (7.69%) Linux
15 7 (7.69%) Project Planning
15 7 (7.69%) VMware

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (1.10%) ArcGIS
1 1 (1.10%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.10%) Maya
Business Applications
1 21 (23.08%) SAP APO
2 5 (5.49%) Summit
3 4 (4.40%) SAP ERP
4 3 (3.30%) SAP SCM
5 2 (2.20%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.67%) 3G
2 24 (26.37%) LTE
3 18 (19.78%) 2G
4 16 (17.58%) Radio Access Network
5 15 (16.48%) Ethernet
6 13 (14.29%) ATM
6 13 (14.29%) SDH
7 11 (12.09%) WAN
8 9 (9.89%) DWDM
9 7 (7.69%) Wireless
10 6 (6.59%) 4G
11 5 (5.49%) InfiniBand
11 5 (5.49%) BT 21CN
12 4 (4.40%) 2.5G
12 4 (4.40%) Firewall
12 4 (4.40%) Internet
12 4 (4.40%) GSM
13 3 (3.30%) WiMAX
13 3 (3.30%) RNC
13 3 (3.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.20%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) LSMW
General
1 38 (41.76%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.69%) Finance
3 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (32.97%) Consultant
2 17 (18.68%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (15.38%) SAP APO Consultant
4 13 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 11 (12.09%) Transmission Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Transmission Design Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Design Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.69%) Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Radio Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Network Planner
10 4 (4.40%) Solutions Consultant
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Technical Project Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Technical Manager
11 3 (3.30%) Network Consultant
11 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.30%) FMCG
2 3 (3.30%) PMI
3 2 (2.20%) GIS
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Linux
2 5 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.99%) Project Management
1 10 (10.99%) Migration
2 9 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (8.79%) Resource Management
4 7 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 7 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 7 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 7 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (5.49%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.49%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (4.40%) Fault Management
6 4 (4.40%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.40%) ITIL
6 4 (4.40%) ERP
6 4 (4.40%) Workflow
6 4 (4.40%) Network Design
7 3 (3.30%) Logistics
7 3 (3.30%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.30%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.20%) ABAP
2 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.40%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.20%) CCIE
3 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.49%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 26 (28.57%) SAP
2 15 (16.48%) Huawei
3 14 (15.38%) Cisco
3 14 (15.38%) Ericsson
4 11 (12.09%) Nokia
5 9 (9.89%) NEC
6 7 (7.69%) Mapinfo
6 7 (7.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 7 (7.69%) VMware
7 5 (5.49%) Cramer
7 5 (5.49%) BT
7 5 (5.49%) Nortel
7 5 (5.49%) IBM
8 4 (4.40%) Juniper
8 4 (4.40%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.30%) Manugistics
10 2 (2.20%) Remedy
10 2 (2.20%) F5
11 1 (1.10%) Cerion
11 1 (1.10%) Actix
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