Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 16 October 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +101
Contract jobs citing PSTN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.059% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate - - -
Scotland median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 153 152 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.09% 11.30% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 70 91
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +18.52% +7.57%
10th Percentile £122 £135 £219
90th Percentile £507 £550 £431
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.25 £16.75 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.93% -63.98% +276.52%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.73 £43.70
90th Percentile £19.50 £22.75 £49.30
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £30.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -48.36% -23.75% +223.89%

PSTN
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for PSTN in Glasgow

PSTN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PSTN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (100.00%) Openreach
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Relationship Management

PSTN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Openreach