Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 16 January 2018 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 189 171
Rank change year-on-year +7 -18 -11
Contract jobs citing Network Planning 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.037% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.044% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
West Midlands median daily rate - £260 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.45% +22.22%
England median daily rate £400 £313 £375
% change year-on-year +28.00% -16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.13 £33.28 £14.00
% change year-on-year -42.53% +137.71% -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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,884 4,516 3,970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.38% 82.50% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,484 2,723 2,238
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £244
90th Percentile £545 £550 £548
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 132 169
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £19.43 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.56% -2.85% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.67 £10.89 £10.99
90th Percentile £48.75 £42.06 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Network Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Planning in the West Midlands

Network Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Planning 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 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Solihull - 1 - -
Network Planning
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Pega
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management

Network Planning
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Pega