The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PSTN 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £289 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.68% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 - £28.50
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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 Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
303 180 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.78% 13.67% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 104 164
Average daily rate £338 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £242 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 31
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £175.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PSTN
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PSTN Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

PSTN
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PSTN Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

PSTN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) BT
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Wiki

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Voice Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Voice Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) BT
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks