Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for PSTN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PSTN over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 -
Contract jobs citing PSTN 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.25% - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Bracknell median daily rate - - £340
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £340
% change year-on-year +17.65% +25.00% +23.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate £22.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 - -

PSTN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 88 120 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 21.73% 23.95% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 44 48
Bracknell median daily rate £381 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £117 £162 £213
90th Percentile £565 £550 £489
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 29 13
Bracknell median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% -47.92%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £21.60 £18.95 £44.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +61.54% -27.78% -48.57%

PSTN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing PSTN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for PSTN in Bracknell

PSTN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PSTN in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for PSTN in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PSTN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Softswitch
1 1 (100.00%) PABX

PSTN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) PABX
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) Softswitch
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson