The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank - 68 -
Contract jobs citing PSTN 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £475 £408
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +16.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 116 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.67% 15.10% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 51 52
Average daily rate £350 £363 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £133 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £647 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 19
Average hourly rate £18.00 £31.56 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.95% +57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £14.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -8.88%

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PSTN across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PSTN
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PSTN Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire