The table below looks at the statistics for Network Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Planning
Rank 436 389 423
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +34
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 6 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.11% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.14% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 5
Median daily rate £575 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.43% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £301 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £485 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £290 £290
% change year-on-year
+33.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 - -
Network Planning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19232 18390 19103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.79% 80.79% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13996 12858 13566
Median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 264 237
Median hourly rate £21.78 £20.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -10.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.69 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Network Planning
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Planning Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Planning Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Network Planning.

1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
4 4 (26.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) DWDM
4 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
5 3 (20.00%) CCIE
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) SDH
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Service Design
5 3 (20.00%) Network Design
6 2 (13.33%) Energy Management
6 2 (13.33%) FMCG
6 2 (13.33%) Ciena
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) SAP BW
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) ABAP
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Huawei

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (6.67%) Smallworld
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DWDM
1 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
2 3 (20.00%) BGP
2 3 (20.00%) MPLS
2 3 (20.00%) SDH
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) 4G
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) IPv6
4 1 (6.67%) MD110
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) PABX
4 1 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) VPLS
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) GIS
1 2 (13.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Network Planner
3 3 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Audit Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Core Network Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) IP Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IP Planner
5 1 (6.67%) Management Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Optical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP APO Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
1 3 (20.00%) Service Design
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Energy Management
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Research
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) ABAP
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNP
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCIE
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
3 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cacti
1 1 (6.67%) OPNET
1 1 (6.67%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (13.33%) Ciena
4 2 (13.33%) Huawei
4 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) NetCracker
5 1 (6.67%) NetWitness
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Siemens