The first table below looks at the demand for Network Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Guildford 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Planning
Rank 28 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.27% 0.48% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 0.69% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £265 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £315 £306
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.80 £9.50
% change year-on-year
- +108.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 144 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 72.73% 69.57% 63.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 67 39
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £165 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £50.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.66% +44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £26.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Network Planning
Surrey

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Planning across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Network Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Network Planning Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Network Planning
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 6 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
1 6 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (83.33%) DWDM
2 5 (83.33%) NEC
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) Huawei
2 5 (83.33%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) SDH
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Nortel
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) BT 21CN
4 1 (16.67%) 2G
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) BT
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (16.67%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
1 6 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (83.33%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) SDH
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) DWDM
3 1 (16.67%) 2G
3 1 (16.67%) BT 21CN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Design Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Transmission Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Transmission Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia
2 5 (83.33%) NEC
2 5 (83.33%) Huawei
3 2 (33.33%) Nortel
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) BT
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks