The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Planning
Rank 231 222 202
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 11 8 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.095% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.13% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
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£398 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 - £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £505 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.48% +68.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.25 £9.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6670 5926 6810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.63% 70.29% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3663 3146 3249
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 265 316
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.93 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Network Planning
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
Berkshire +5 7 £265 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £530 - 3
Surrey - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Network Planning
England

Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 19 (70.37%) LTE
2 18 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 17 (62.96%) 3G
4 12 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 12 (44.44%) Huawei
5 11 (40.74%) SDH
5 11 (40.74%) ATM
5 11 (40.74%) Ericsson
5 11 (40.74%) Radio Access Network
6 9 (33.33%) Nokia
6 9 (33.33%) DWDM
6 9 (33.33%) NEC
7 8 (29.63%) 2G
8 5 (18.52%) BT
8 5 (18.52%) BT 21CN
8 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 5 (18.52%) Nortel
9 4 (14.81%) GSM
10 3 (11.11%) Cramer
10 3 (11.11%) WiMAX
10 3 (11.11%) 2.5G
10 3 (11.11%) 4G
11 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (7.41%) Finance
11 2 (7.41%) Wireless
11 2 (7.41%) VMware
11 2 (7.41%) RNC
11 2 (7.41%) GPRS
11 2 (7.41%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.70%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) LTE
2 17 (62.96%) 3G
3 12 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 11 (40.74%) SDH
4 11 (40.74%) ATM
4 11 (40.74%) Radio Access Network
5 9 (33.33%) DWDM
6 8 (29.63%) 2G
7 5 (18.52%) BT 21CN
8 4 (14.81%) GSM
9 3 (11.11%) WiMAX
9 3 (11.11%) 2.5G
9 3 (11.11%) 4G
10 2 (7.41%) Wireless
10 2 (7.41%) RNC
10 2 (7.41%) GPRS
10 2 (7.41%) UTRAN
11 1 (3.70%) Internet
11 1 (3.70%) Parlay
11 1 (3.70%) ISUP
General
1 18 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Transmission Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Transmission Design Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Design Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Planner
3 3 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Transmission Planner
4 2 (7.41%) Radio Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP APO Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.70%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.70%) Network Design
3 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) Validation
3 1 (3.70%) Data Entry
3 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Huawei
2 11 (40.74%) Ericsson
3 9 (33.33%) Nokia
3 9 (33.33%) NEC
4 5 (18.52%) BT
4 5 (18.52%) Nortel
5 3 (11.11%) Cramer
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) Mapinfo
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (3.70%) Actix
7 1 (3.70%) Cerion
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
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