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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Planning
Rank 268 245 239
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 6 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.064% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £283 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £263 £290
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
7459 7329 6781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.16% 78.67% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4580 4179 3772
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 258 277
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 27 May 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
Berkshire -11 6 £375 +36.36%
Network Planning
England

Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
2 11 (52.38%) Huawei
3 5 (23.81%) 2G
3 5 (23.81%) Network Design
3 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
3 5 (23.81%) 3G
3 5 (23.81%) LTE
4 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 4 (19.05%) HSRP
4 4 (19.05%) GLBP
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
4 4 (19.05%) Tellabs
4 4 (19.05%) Virgin Media
4 4 (19.05%) DWDM
4 4 (19.05%) OSPF
4 4 (19.05%) BGP
4 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
4 4 (19.05%) VRRP
4 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
4 4 (19.05%) SDH
4 4 (19.05%) DHCP
4 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Wireless
4 4 (19.05%) IPsec
4 4 (19.05%) Internet
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) Management Information System

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 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (4.76%) MicroStation
4 1 (4.76%) MS Office
4 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) 2G
1 5 (23.81%) 3G
1 5 (23.81%) LTE
2 4 (19.05%) BGP
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) DWDM
2 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
2 4 (19.05%) GLBP
2 4 (19.05%) HSRP
2 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) IPsec
2 4 (19.05%) OSPF
2 4 (19.05%) SDH
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) VRRP
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) GSM
3 3 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (14.29%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) GIS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) French Language
2 1 (4.76%) German Language
2 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Designer
1 4 (19.05%) Network Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) Optimisation Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (14.29%) 3G Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) OSS Solutions Designer
3 2 (9.52%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Databuild Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Radio Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Radio Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Ericsson Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Planner
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Scrum
2 4 (19.05%) SDLC
2 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
3 3 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) CAD
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCIE
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Huawei
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Tellabs
2 4 (19.05%) Virgin Media
3 3 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (14.29%) Ciena
3 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (9.52%) Mapinfo
4 2 (9.52%) Nokia
4 2 (9.52%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (9.52%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) Autodesk
5 1 (4.76%) Ericsson
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Nortel
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle