Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

4G
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 40 56
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 -
Contract jobs citing 4G 20 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.45% 1.15% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 4.30% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 2
Basingstoke median daily rate £340 £275 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.64% -37.50% -
10th Percentile £263 £195 £430
90th Percentile £395 £310 £450
Hampshire median daily rate £340 £288 £440
% change year-on-year +18.26% -34.66% +40.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

4G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 170 93 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 29.36% 26.80% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 49 76
Basingstoke median daily rate £363 £315 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.08% -23.64% +26.92%
10th Percentile £212 £166 £228
90th Percentile £589 £488 £558
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 10
Basingstoke median hourly rate £17.77 £25.00 £14.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.92% +69.06% +9.54%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £10.38
90th Percentile £26.57 £27.50 £33.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.06 £25.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year -19.76% -30.07% +19.17%

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing 4G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Basingstoke

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 4G in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for 4G in Basingstoke

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 4G in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 4G in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 4G 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 4G.

1 17 (85.00%) LTE
2 16 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (45.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Test Management
4 8 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (40.00%) HP
4 8 (40.00%) Validation
5 7 (35.00%) Motorola
5 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
5 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (35.00%) Analytics
6 6 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (30.00%) Test Planning
7 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (25.00%) 2G
8 4 (20.00%) Project Management
9 3 (15.00%) 3G
9 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) System Testing
9 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
9 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Customer-Centricity

4G
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) LTE
2 9 (45.00%) Wireless
3 5 (25.00%) 2G
4 3 (15.00%) 3G
4 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.00%) CDMA
5 1 (5.00%) GSM
5 1 (5.00%) MVNO
5 1 (5.00%) SMS
5 1 (5.00%) TETRA
5 1 (5.00%) Value-Added Service
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) GDB
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Test Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 4G Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 4G Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Provisioning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (40.00%) Test Management
2 8 (40.00%) Validation
3 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) System Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
9 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) HP
2 7 (35.00%) Motorola
3 1 (5.00%) Ericsson