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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 55
Contract jobs citing GSM 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £250 £269
% change year-on-year
+26.50% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
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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
39 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.57% 22.64% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 10
Average daily rate £325 £360 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +46.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £525 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 11
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £23.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 - £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -

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