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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Planning
Rank 401 410 385
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 18 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.036% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.046% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
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£420 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £593 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £286 £225
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +27.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 - £8.84
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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
18509 19400 16996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.45% 77.65% 75.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13588 13586 11659
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 241 292
Average hourly rate £21.78 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.85 £57.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Planning across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Planning across the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Network Planning Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Planning within the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +6 1 £525 -12.50%
Docklands, London - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Network Planning
England

Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (39.47%) WAN
2 12 (31.58%) Cisco
3 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (21.05%) SAP
4 8 (21.05%) Migration
4 8 (21.05%) Resource Management
4 8 (21.05%) 4G
5 7 (18.42%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (18.42%) LTE
5 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
5 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
5 7 (18.42%) Network Design
5 7 (18.42%) 3G
6 6 (15.79%) 802.11
6 6 (15.79%) SAP APO
6 6 (15.79%) Firewall
6 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 6 (15.79%) Linux
6 6 (15.79%) IBM
6 6 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 6 (15.79%) Degree
6 6 (15.79%) HSPA
6 6 (15.79%) Network Security
6 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.16%) InfiniBand
7 5 (13.16%) GPFS
7 5 (13.16%) GGSN
7 5 (13.16%) SGSN
7 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (5.26%) MS Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.63%) Summit
2 1 (2.63%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) WAN
2 8 (21.05%) 4G
3 7 (18.42%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (18.42%) LTE
3 7 (18.42%) 3G
4 6 (15.79%) 802.11
4 6 (15.79%) HSPA
4 6 (15.79%) Network Security
4 6 (15.79%) Firewall
4 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (13.16%) GGSN
5 5 (13.16%) SGSN
5 5 (13.16%) OSPF
5 5 (13.16%) BGP
5 5 (13.16%) ISDN
5 5 (13.16%) InfiniBand
6 4 (10.53%) SDH
6 4 (10.53%) DSL
6 4 (10.53%) Ethernet
6 4 (10.53%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
2 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.53%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Russian Language
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Architect
2 9 (23.68%) Project Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Consultant
3 8 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (13.16%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) SAP APO Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Network Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Designer
5 4 (10.53%) Network Design Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Programmer
7 2 (5.26%) Python Programmer
7 2 (5.26%) Data Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Middleware
1 2 (5.26%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) PMI
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (21.05%) Migration
2 8 (21.05%) Resource Management
3 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
3 7 (18.42%) Network Design
4 6 (15.79%) Project Planning
5 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.89%) Network Management
8 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) Business Development
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.26%) CMMI
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL
8 2 (5.26%) eTOM
8 2 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Test Management
9 1 (2.63%) Data Mapping
9 1 (2.63%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
1 2 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) CCIE
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) GPFS
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) OPNET
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 8 (21.05%) SAP
3 6 (15.79%) IBM
4 5 (13.16%) Ericsson
4 5 (13.16%) VMware
5 4 (10.53%) Nokia
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.63%) Manugistics
7 1 (2.63%) Motorola
7 1 (2.63%) Huawei
7 1 (2.63%) ZTE
7 1 (2.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com