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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Planning
Rank 386 387 393
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 17 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.035% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.045% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 0
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£423 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £9.25
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
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Ilford - 6 £500 -
City of London +9 1 £303 -
Network Planning
England

Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 29 (65.91%) Cisco
2 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 18 (40.91%) Juniper
2 18 (40.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 18 (40.91%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (34.09%) Telecoms
4 14 (31.82%) Network Design
5 13 (29.55%) Load Balancing
6 12 (27.27%) SSL
7 11 (25.00%) Wireless
8 10 (22.73%) Firewall
9 9 (20.45%) Ethernet
9 9 (20.45%) CCNP
9 9 (20.45%) CISSP
9 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (20.45%) Cisco ISE
9 9 (20.45%) Business Development
10 7 (15.91%) SAP
11 6 (13.64%) Broadband
11 6 (13.64%) ISDN
11 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (11.36%) MD110
12 5 (11.36%) SAP APO
12 5 (11.36%) ADSL
12 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
12 5 (11.36%) 4G
12 5 (11.36%) PABX
12 5 (11.36%) Huawei
13 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
13 4 (9.09%) Analytics

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.27%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.27%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.27%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.27%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 12 (27.27%) SSL
3 11 (25.00%) Wireless
4 10 (22.73%) Firewall
5 9 (20.45%) Ethernet
5 9 (20.45%) Cisco ISE
6 6 (13.64%) Broadband
6 6 (13.64%) ISDN
7 5 (11.36%) MD110
7 5 (11.36%) ADSL
7 5 (11.36%) 4G
7 5 (11.36%) PABX
8 2 (4.55%) GPON
8 2 (4.55%) LAN
8 2 (4.55%) WAN
9 1 (2.27%) Frame Relay
9 1 (2.27%) OSPF
9 1 (2.27%) BGP
9 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.27%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SAP BW
General
1 15 (34.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Consultant
2 9 (20.45%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Network Planner
3 6 (13.64%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Security Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Security Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Data Scientist
5 4 (9.09%) SAP APO Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Trainer
7 2 (4.55%) SAP Trainer
8 1 (2.27%) SAP MM Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planner
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.27%) SAP CO Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Network Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Installations Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (4.55%) WSRP
2 2 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 4 (9.09%) Economics
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Solaris
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (31.82%) Network Design
3 13 (29.55%) Load Balancing
4 9 (20.45%) Business Development
5 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.09%) Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) Process Management
7 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Product Management
8 2 (4.55%) CRM
8 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.27%) Content Management
9 1 (2.27%) Time Management
9 1 (2.27%) Network Architecture
9 1 (2.27%) Network Management
9 1 (2.27%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
1 4 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) CCNP
1 9 (20.45%) CISSP
1 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.09%) PhD
3 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) OPNET
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Cisco
2 18 (40.91%) Juniper
2 18 (40.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 7 (15.91%) SAP
4 5 (11.36%) Huawei
5 2 (4.55%) Mapinfo
6 1 (2.27%) IBM