The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PSTN 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £397 £363
% change year-on-year
-10.15% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.38 £12.35 -
% change year-on-year
+0.20% -
PSTN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.21% 6.98% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £375 £320 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PSTN
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

PSTN Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands