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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 21 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.91% 0.95% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.24% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£390 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.45 £13.43 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -38.46%
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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
49 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 23.79% 20.95% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 21
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £140 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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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

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (20.00%) Nokia
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
5 1 (10.00%) Social Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) ATM

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) LTE
2 1 (10.00%) ATM
2 1 (10.00%) GSM
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) TACACS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) Support Technician
1 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) OSS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) OSSTMM
3 1 (10.00%) OWASP
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Nokia
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) NetScout
3 1 (10.00%) Imperva
3 1 (10.00%) MobileIron