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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 29 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Wireless 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.48% 2.99% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 22.58% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £220 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £11.35 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
Wireless
Hampshire

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
79 31 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 32.64% 13.25% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 8 35
Average daily rate £390 £278 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% -32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) VLAN
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) WLAN
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (9.09%) SCCM
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (9.09%) Google Apps
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Apps
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (36.36%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) WLAN
3 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LTE
3 1 (9.09%) MVNO
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Support
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) PC Rollout Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) BT
4 1 (9.09%) Google