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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Planning
Rank 526 509 504
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 62 51 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 8
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£375 £588 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% +105.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £261 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £285 £223
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +28.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £8.84
Network Planning
UK

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
39268 35881 37304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.89% 74.60% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 25483 22750 22122
Average daily rate £423 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.49% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1122 1030 1408
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
South East -7 27 £400 +33.33% 2
London +11 10 £398 -33.75% 2
North West -6 5 £300 -
West Midlands -21 4 £288 +9.52%
East of England - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 59 (51.30%) Telecoms
2 25 (21.74%) LTE
3 22 (19.13%) Degree
3 22 (19.13%) Computer Science
4 21 (18.26%) 3G
5 19 (16.52%) Cisco
6 18 (15.65%) SAP
6 18 (15.65%) 2G
7 16 (13.91%) Wireless
7 16 (13.91%) WAN
7 16 (13.91%) Security Cleared
8 15 (13.04%) Radio Access Network
8 15 (13.04%) SAP APO
9 14 (12.17%) Network Architecture
10 13 (11.30%) Ethernet
10 13 (11.30%) Network Design
11 12 (10.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 11 (9.57%) DV Cleared
12 11 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (8.70%) Migration
13 10 (8.70%) SDH
13 10 (8.70%) UMTS
13 10 (8.70%) 4G
14 9 (7.83%) Summit
15 8 (6.96%) 2.5G
15 8 (6.96%) GSM
15 8 (6.96%) Mapinfo
15 8 (6.96%) Project Management
15 8 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (6.96%) SLA

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Applications
1 6 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (13.04%) SAP APO
2 9 (7.83%) Summit
3 2 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.74%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.87%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.74%) LTE
2 21 (18.26%) 3G
3 18 (15.65%) 2G
4 16 (13.91%) WAN
4 16 (13.91%) Wireless
5 15 (13.04%) Radio Access Network
6 13 (11.30%) Ethernet
7 10 (8.70%) SDH
7 10 (8.70%) UMTS
7 10 (8.70%) 4G
8 8 (6.96%) GSM
8 8 (6.96%) 2.5G
9 7 (6.09%) Firewall
9 7 (6.09%) VoLTE
9 7 (6.09%) Network Security
10 6 (5.22%) ATM
11 5 (4.35%) OSPF
11 5 (4.35%) BGP
11 5 (4.35%) SGSN
11 5 (4.35%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.74%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
General
1 59 (51.30%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.35%) Finance
3 4 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.74%) Marketing
4 2 (1.74%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.87%) Front Office
5 1 (0.87%) Back Office
5 1 (0.87%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (26.09%) Consultant
2 23 (20.00%) Architect
3 16 (13.91%) Network Architect
4 13 (11.30%) SAP Consultant
4 13 (11.30%) Senior Consultant
5 12 (10.43%) Project Manager
5 12 (10.43%) SAP APO Consultant
6 8 (6.96%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.22%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Network Consultant
8 5 (4.35%) Radio Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Solutions Consultant
8 5 (4.35%) Transmission Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Senior Architect
9 4 (3.48%) Network Design Architect
9 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Technical Manager
10 3 (2.61%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) Middleware
1 2 (1.74%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.13%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.61%) FMCG
2 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) PMI
3 2 (1.74%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.87%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.22%) Linux
2 5 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.74%) VMS
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.17%) Network Architecture
2 13 (11.30%) Network Design
3 11 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (8.70%) Migration
5 8 (6.96%) Project Management
5 8 (6.96%) Resource Management
5 8 (6.96%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (6.09%) Project Planning
6 7 (6.09%) Asset Management
7 6 (5.22%) Workflow
7 6 (5.22%) Validation
7 6 (5.22%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.22%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.48%) ITIL
8 4 (3.48%) Fault Management
8 4 (3.48%) Performance Management
8 4 (3.48%) Trend Analysis
9 3 (2.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (2.61%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (2.61%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.48%) ABAP
2 2 (1.74%) Python
2 2 (1.74%) SQL
3 1 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (19.13%) Degree
2 16 (13.91%) Security Cleared
3 11 (9.57%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.22%) CCIE
5 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.74%) CCNP
8 1 (0.87%) CCNA
8 1 (0.87%) CCDA
8 1 (0.87%) PMP
8 1 (0.87%) HNC
8 1 (0.87%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.35%) GPFS
2 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.74%) SCDPM
2 2 (1.74%) OPNET
2 2 (1.74%) SCCM
2 2 (1.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (16.52%) Cisco
2 18 (15.65%) SAP
3 12 (10.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 8 (6.96%) Mapinfo
5 7 (6.09%) Cramer
6 6 (5.22%) VMware
6 6 (5.22%) Huawei
7 5 (4.35%) IBM
8 4 (3.48%) Ericsson
8 4 (3.48%) Nokia
9 3 (2.61%) Remedy
9 3 (2.61%) Juniper
10 2 (1.74%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.74%) McAfee
10 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.74%) Actix
10 2 (1.74%) Lumension
11 1 (0.87%) ZTE
11 1 (0.87%) F5
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