The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 52
Contract jobs citing GSM 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £261
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -8.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 50 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.75% 21.83% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 13
Average daily rate £325 £400 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +49.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £550 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £24.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 - £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GSM across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

GSM
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GSM across the Basingstoke region.

GSM Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

GSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GSM across the Basingstoke region.

GSM Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

GSM
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing GSM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GSM.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing GSM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python