The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 91 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PSTN 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% - 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% - 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£255 - £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £238 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -18.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
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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 East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
230 193 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.25% 12.15% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 89 89
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £208 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 20
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -53.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.00 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £20.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PSTN
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PSTN Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PSTN
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing PSTN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PSTN.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) PABX
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (33.33%) CCVP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SCCP

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing PSTN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PSTN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) SCCP
2 1 (33.33%) PABX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Cost Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Telephony Engineer
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
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Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £230 - £280 per day
Posted: 7 days ago