The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PSTN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.079% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£165 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £423 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.93% +20.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -5.35%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
204 205 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.09% 16.35% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 125 94
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 37
Average hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £37.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
PSTN
South East

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
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 29 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V2

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks