The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless 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 Wireless over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 31 38 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing Wireless 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.94% 0.88% 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 2.99% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £150 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Average hourly rate £11.35 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.38 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +31.57%
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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
35 67 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.71% 29.52% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 33 7
Average daily rate £340 £425 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +80.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 11
Average hourly rate £11.35 £175.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.51% +438.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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Top 6 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Support Technician
1 7 (87.50%) 1st Line Support
1 7 (87.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) HP