Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for DWDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DWDM over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 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.

Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 54 36
Rank change year-on-year -10 -18 +11
Contract jobs citing DWDM 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.55% 0.36% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 1.20% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Basingstoke median daily rate £290 - £340
10th Percentile £267 - £333
90th Percentile £303 - £345
Hampshire median daily rate £300 - £340
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

DWDM 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 168 166 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 30.55% 29.91% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 57 61
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +15.08% -23.64%
10th Percentile £263 £135 £163
90th Percentile £588 £589 £469
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 23
Basingstoke median hourly rate £31.48 £15.57 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.22% -37.74% +58.48%
10th Percentile £16.06 £10.40 £10.13
90th Percentile £46.36 £26.88 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.50 £20.06 £18.75
% change year-on-year +37.09% +6.99% -50.00%

DWDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for DWDM in Basingstoke

DWDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DWDM in Basingstoke

DWDM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DWDM in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing DWDM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for DWDM.

1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) SONET
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Nortel
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) WAN

DWDM
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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DAB
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) SONET
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VRRP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) Ciena
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Nortel
2 1 (33.33%) VMware