The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Wireless
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 37 27
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10  
Contract jobs citing Wireless 28 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.91% 0.32% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.54% 1.82% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 5
Median daily rate £325 - £390
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £313
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -0.69% +2.14%  

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 130 55 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 32.10% 17.63% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 20 22
Median daily rate £400 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £702 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Wireless as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Basingstoke

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Basingstoke

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Basingstoke

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 17 (44.74%) HP
2 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
3 13 (34.21%) LTE
4 11 (28.95%) 4G
4 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
4 11 (28.95%) Degree
5 10 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
6 9 (23.68%) Test Management
6 9 (23.68%) Analytics
6 9 (23.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (23.68%) Test Planning
6 9 (23.68%) ISTQB
6 9 (23.68%) Regression Testing
7 8 (21.05%) ITIL
7 8 (21.05%) Windows
8 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
8 7 (18.42%) Motorola
8 7 (18.42%) Validation
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (15.79%) LAN
9 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
9 6 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (10.53%) CCNA
10 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (10.53%) RFID
10 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
11 3 (7.89%) SCCM

Wireless
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 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) LTE
2 11 (28.95%) 4G
3 6 (15.79%) LAN
4 4 (10.53%) RFID
5 3 (7.89%) Bluetooth
5 3 (7.89%) WAN
6 2 (5.26%) DNS
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) NFC
7 1 (2.63%) NX-OS
7 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.63%) Telepresence
7 1 (2.63%) VPN
General
1 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
1 11 (28.95%) Test Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Cabling Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) IT Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) PC Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) PC Rollout Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Radio Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) e-Health
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Handset
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
2 9 (23.68%) Analytics
2 9 (23.68%) Regression Testing
2 9 (23.68%) Test Management
2 9 (23.68%) Test Planning
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 7 (18.42%) Validation
5 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.89%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Physics
8 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.63%) Network Design
8 1 (2.63%) Network Management
8 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.63%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) Degree
3 9 (23.68%) ISTQB
3 9 (23.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (10.53%) CCNA
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.89%) MCSE
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CCNP
7 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.89%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.89%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) HP
2 7 (18.42%) Motorola
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) McAfee
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper
6 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: £270 - £310 per day
Posted: 5 days ago