The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 104 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing PSTN 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.22% 0.093% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £362 £422 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £375 £225
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.35 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -56.66%
PSTN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
468 525 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.35% 24.49% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 316 235
Median daily rate £362 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 31
Median hourly rate £25.00 £36.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.00 £11.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing PSTN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

PSTN
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

PSTN Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

PSTN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PSTN across the Hampshire region.

PSTN Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PSTN 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 6 (100.00%) ADSL
2 5 (83.33%) ISDN
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) ICMP
2 5 (83.33%) X.25
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Cryptography
2 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Security

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) ADSL
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) ICMP
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) ISDN
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) X.25
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Cryptography
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
1 5 (83.33%) Driving Licence
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Management
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Security
1 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) Network Management
1 5 (83.33%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Cyberoam
1 5 (83.33%) F5