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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Planning
England / London
Rank 389 405 385
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 9 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.057% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £317 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £600 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £375 £270
% change year-on-year
-30.66% +38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.64 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - £34.00

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
16411 17649 17257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.54% 84.24% 81.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11855 12494 12494
Median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 208 194
Median hourly rate £32.00 £24.23 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.06% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Planning within the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 3 £450 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Network Planning
England

Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 6 (37.50%) CCNP
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) CCIE
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) VoIP
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Network Design
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) SAP APO
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) HTTP
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) PSTN
4 3 (18.75%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 3 (18.75%) CCDP
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (18.75%) API Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Core Interface
5 2 (12.50%) xDSL

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP APO
2 2 (12.50%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (25.00%) VoIP
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) HTTP
4 3 (18.75%) PSTN
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) Broadband
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (12.50%) xDSL
6 1 (6.25%) 2G
6 1 (6.25%) 3G
6 1 (6.25%) 802.11
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.25%) HDSL
6 1 (6.25%) HSRP
6 1 (6.25%) LTE
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) JSON
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Core Interface
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Design
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) API Integration
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (12.50%) Business Development
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Escalation Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCNP
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCIE
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (18.75%) CCDP
5 2 (12.50%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) RSA Archer
2 1 (6.25%) Cacti
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (12.50%) Huawei
3 2 (12.50%) NetWitness
4 1 (6.25%) Aruba
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
4 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds