Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Network Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Planning over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Planning
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 219 240
Rank change year-on-year +22 +21 -46
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.035% 0.059% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.070% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
North West median daily rate £450 - £390
10th Percentile £390 - £279
90th Percentile £530 - £510
England median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.13 £32.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -40.23% +128.57% -58.82%

Network Planning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4593 5726 6975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.31% 83.84% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2929 3694 4234
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 166 284
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +67.60%
10th Percentile £11.67 £12.13 £12.40
90th Percentile £51.71 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Network Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Network Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Network Planning in the North West

Network Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Planning in the North West

Network Planning
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 2 £450 - 1
Network Planning
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Network Planning.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) LLU
1 2 (100.00%) ZyXEL
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM

Network Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Junos
1 2 (100.00%) LLU
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) MRTG
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) OpenNMS
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) RANCID
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Foundry
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) ZyXEL