The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basingstoke region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 32 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.39% - 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.77% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £31.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-30.95% -4.54%
Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 27 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.07% 11.11% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 10 16
Average daily rate £350 £288 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -31.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £29.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.54% -19.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
Wireless
Hampshire

Wireless
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

Wireless
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

Wireless
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

Wireless
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NEC
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WLAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) NEC
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec