Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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 Performance Management
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 893 - 874
Rank change year-on-year - +874 -9
Contract jobs citing Network Performance Management 3 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% - 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% - 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 9
UK median daily rate £383 - £355
10th Percentile £349 - £304
90th Percentile £428 - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £342 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Network Performance Management 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87050 88088 93684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.89% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 58011 58216 60663
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £635 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2370 2759
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.37 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £49.93 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +1.05% +18.75%

Network Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Network Performance Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Top 3 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 6 months to 24 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
England - 3 £383 -
UK excluding London - 2 £342 -
South East - 2 £342 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) VoLTE
2 2 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) French Language
2 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
3 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Network Performance Management
Co-occurring 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 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) VoLTE
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) UMTS
General
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
1 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3G Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 4G Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 2 (66.67%) Huawei
1 2 (66.67%) Nokia