The table below looks at the statistics for Network Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Planning
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £250 £438
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2458 1806 1816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.96% 76.33% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1480 1126 969
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 73 133
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.05 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Network Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Network Planning Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Network Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Planning across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Network Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Network Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Network Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Network Planning
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Birmingham - 1 £275 -
Network Planning
England

Network Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Network Planning.

1 13 (86.67%) 3G
1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
1 13 (86.67%) LTE
2 10 (66.67%) Logistics
2 10 (66.67%) Project Management
3 7 (46.67%) SLA
4 4 (26.67%) PMI
4 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) VRRP
6 2 (13.33%) 802.11
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
6 2 (13.33%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 2 (13.33%) WAN

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) 3G
1 13 (86.67%) LTE
2 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) 802.11
3 2 (13.33%) BGP
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) HSRP
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) VRRP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Lead Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Build Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PMI
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Logistics
1 10 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 3 (20.00%) Line Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Escalation Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cacti
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
1 2 (13.33%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) Aruba
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (6.67%) Stonesoft