The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Network Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Performance Management over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Performance Management
UK
Rank 583 - 604
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Network Performance Management 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% - 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% - 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £300 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - £413
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Network Performance Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36922 43751 41629
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.12% 82.86% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24340 28690 25778
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1113 1192
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Network Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Network Performance Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Performance Management in the UK

Network Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Performance Management.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Performance Management in the UK

Network Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Performance Management.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Performance Management in the UK

Network Performance Management
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Performance Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
England - 3 £300 -
South East - 2 £300 -
Reading - 2 £300 -
Berkshire - 2 £300 -
London - 1 - -

Network Performance Management
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Performance Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Network Performance Management.

1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) French Language
2 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) VoLTE
2 2 (66.67%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Network Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 (66.67%) 2G
1 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
1 2 (66.67%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) UMTS
1 2 (66.67%) VoLTE
General
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
1 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Core Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Core Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) LTE Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS Optimisation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 2 (66.67%) Huawei
1 2 (66.67%) Nokia