The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 22 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing WLAN 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.98% 0.85% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.76% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £28.00

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
58 80 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.52% 33.90% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 17
Median daily rate £413 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £538 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £11.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +32.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

WLAN
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) RFID
1 6 (100.00%) NFC
1 6 (100.00%) LTE

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
1 6 (100.00%) NFC
1 6 (100.00%) RFID
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Radio Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer