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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Planning
Rank 236 231 250
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 10 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.37% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 4
Median daily rate £95 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-75.48% +19.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
-30.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- -58.82%
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
6208 7486 7618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.14% 79.61% 76.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3698 4411 4285
Median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 308 286
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.49 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Planning within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +23 4 £260 -
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £95 -
Berkshire -2 2 - - 1
Hampshire +15 1 - -
Network Planning
England

Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Network Planning.

1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) 3G
3 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (18.75%) 2G
4 3 (18.75%) Cramer
4 3 (18.75%) Network Design
4 3 (18.75%) GIS
4 3 (18.75%) LTE
4 3 (18.75%) Huawei
4 3 (18.75%) 4G
4 3 (18.75%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Tellabs
5 2 (12.50%) Virgin Media
5 2 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Remedy
5 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) BMC
6 1 (6.25%) Netcool
6 1 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (6.25%) GPRS
6 1 (6.25%) UMTS

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.25%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) 3G
2 3 (18.75%) 2G
2 3 (18.75%) 4G
2 3 (18.75%) LTE
3 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.25%) GPRS
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) UMTS
4 1 (6.25%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) GIS
General
1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Network Planner
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Transmission Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Optimisation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
1 3 (18.75%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Business Development
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (6.25%) Presales
3 1 (6.25%) Radio Network Optimisation
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Service Design
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (6.25%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (6.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cramer
1 3 (18.75%) Huawei
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy
2 2 (12.50%) Tellabs
2 2 (12.50%) Virgin Media
3 1 (6.25%) BMC
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow