Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 31 42
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 +4
Contract jobs citing Wireless 33 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 4.97% 3.08% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.92% 13.64% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 7
Basingstoke median daily rate £338 £174 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +94.24% -36.82% -15.38%
10th Percentile £269 £156 £250
90th Percentile £437 £419 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +3.33% -3.23% +29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Basingstoke median hourly rate £11.50 £11.25 £11.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.18% -5.46% -5.93%
10th Percentile £9.96 £10.13 £10.38
90th Percentile £12.60 £16.06 £13.03
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.60 £12.43
% change year-on-year -16.67% +25.50% -1.74%

Wireless 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 195 88 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 29.37% 22.56% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 38 63
Basingstoke median daily rate £388 £313 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.24% -24.70% +27.69%
10th Percentile £213 £161 £275
90th Percentile £577 £488 £559
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 11
Basingstoke median hourly rate £18.04 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.84% +66.67% -
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £10.38
90th Percentile £27.50 £27.50 £33.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +6.67% -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 18 November 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 22 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 18 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 12 (36.36%) LTE
4 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 11 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 11 (33.33%) Migration
5 11 (33.33%) LAN
5 11 (33.33%) 4G
5 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 10 (30.30%) HP
7 9 (27.27%) WAN
7 9 (27.27%) ISTQB
7 9 (27.27%) Analytics
7 9 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (27.27%) Test Planning
7 9 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (27.27%) Degree
7 9 (27.27%) Test Management
8 8 (24.24%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (24.24%) Validation
8 8 (24.24%) Motorola
9 7 (21.21%) DAB
9 7 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
10 6 (18.18%) DNS
11 5 (15.15%) Windows
12 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
12 4 (12.12%) ITIL
12 4 (12.12%) Microsoft

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 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) LTE
2 11 (33.33%) 4G
2 11 (33.33%) LAN
3 9 (27.27%) WAN
4 7 (21.21%) DAB
5 6 (18.18%) DNS
6 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
General
1 18 (54.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
1 12 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Architect
2 11 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) PC Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) PC Rollout Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
6 1 (3.03%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Wireless Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 11 (33.33%) Migration
2 11 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 9 (27.27%) Analytics
3 9 (27.27%) Test Management
3 9 (27.27%) Test Planning
4 8 (24.24%) Collaborative Working
4 8 (24.24%) Validation
5 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) Business Development
9 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.03%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 9 (27.27%) Degree
3 9 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 9 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) HP
2 8 (24.24%) Motorola
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) Fujitsu