The table below looks at the statistics for Network Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Planning
Rank 187 223 207
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -16
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 79 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 4
Average daily rate
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£285 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.71% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £279 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £431 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £270 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -22.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.80
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7382 6452 5457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.32% 72.86% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4060 3447 2670
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 264 306
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £49.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Network Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Network Planning Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Network Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Planning across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Network Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Network Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Network Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Network Planning
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
Berkshire +36 48 £290 -35.55% 6
Surrey +25 28 £248 -4.80%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Kent - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Sussex - - - - 1
Network Planning
England

Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 70 (68.63%) Telecoms
2 55 (53.92%) 3G
3 48 (47.06%) Radio Access Network
4 46 (45.10%) Ericsson
5 44 (43.14%) 2G
6 42 (41.18%) LTE
7 32 (31.37%) RNC
8 31 (30.39%) GSM
9 23 (22.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 21 (20.59%) 4G
10 21 (20.59%) NSN NetAct
11 18 (17.65%) Wireless
12 17 (16.67%) WiMAX
12 17 (16.67%) GPRS
12 17 (16.67%) UMTS
12 17 (16.67%) Nokia
13 16 (15.69%) SDH
13 16 (15.69%) CDMA2000
13 16 (15.69%) HSPA
14 15 (14.71%) GPON
14 15 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (14.71%) Perl
14 15 (14.71%) SQL
14 15 (14.71%) Oracle
14 15 (14.71%) MPLS
14 15 (14.71%) DSL
15 14 (13.73%) Nortel
16 13 (12.75%) Oracle Cash Management
17 12 (11.76%) C
17 12 (11.76%) VoLTE

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.98%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (12.75%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 55 (53.92%) 3G
2 48 (47.06%) Radio Access Network
3 44 (43.14%) 2G
4 42 (41.18%) LTE
5 32 (31.37%) RNC
6 31 (30.39%) GSM
7 21 (20.59%) 4G
8 18 (17.65%) Wireless
9 17 (16.67%) WiMAX
9 17 (16.67%) GPRS
9 17 (16.67%) UMTS
10 16 (15.69%) SDH
10 16 (15.69%) CDMA2000
10 16 (15.69%) HSPA
11 15 (14.71%) GPON
11 15 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (14.71%) MPLS
11 15 (14.71%) DSL
12 12 (11.76%) VoLTE
13 7 (6.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) MS Access
1 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
General
1 70 (68.63%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.86%) Electronics
3 2 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (15.69%) Network Planner
2 14 (13.73%) RAN Engineer
3 13 (12.75%) Network Architect
3 13 (12.75%) Architect
4 11 (10.78%) Configuration Engineer
4 11 (10.78%) RAN Configuration Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Radio Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Performance Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Design Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Network Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Transmission Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Transmission Planning Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Transmission Planner
8 4 (3.92%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Implementation Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Databuild Engineer
10 2 (1.96%) Contracts Manager
10 2 (1.96%) Ericsson Engineer
11 1 (0.98%) Senior Manager
11 1 (0.98%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Statistics
2 5 (4.90%) NHS
3 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.76%) Network Architecture
2 11 (10.78%) Network Design
3 8 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (6.86%) Performance Engineering
5 6 (5.88%) Change Management
6 5 (4.90%) Project Management
6 5 (4.90%) Network Management
7 2 (1.96%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (1.96%) Load Balancing
7 2 (1.96%) Performance Management
8 1 (0.98%) Product Management
8 1 (0.98%) Validation
8 1 (0.98%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) Perl
1 15 (14.71%) SQL
2 12 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.82%) DV Cleared
3 8 (7.84%) HNC
3 8 (7.84%) HND
4 4 (3.92%) VCP4
4 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (0.98%) CCIE
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (20.59%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 46 (45.10%) Ericsson
2 23 (22.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 17 (16.67%) Nokia
4 15 (14.71%) Oracle
5 14 (13.73%) Nortel
6 11 (10.78%) Huawei
7 10 (9.80%) Actix
8 6 (5.88%) Avaya
8 6 (5.88%) Cisco
8 6 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (1.96%) Cramer
10 2 (1.96%) Juniper
11 1 (0.98%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.98%) VMware
11 1 (0.98%) ComArch
Newbury
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £290 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Newbury
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £290 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Newbury
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £295 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago