Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 21 November 2017 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 166 186
Rank change year-on-year +10 +20 -
Contract jobs citing PSTN 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.20% 0.15% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.69% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Hampshire median daily rate £220 £362 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.23% -11.27% -
South East median daily rate £220 £362 £402
% change year-on-year -39.23% -10.01% +30.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £13.86 -
South East median hourly rate - £13.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -16.00% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 841 874 914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 23.69% 22.47% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 544 538
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £213 £258 £263
90th Percentile £500 £504 £491
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 71 93
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £11.74
90th Percentile £46.05 £59.31 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%

PSTN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PSTN in Hampshire

PSTN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PSTN in Hampshire

PSTN
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook - 4 £220 -
Havant - 1 - -
PSTN
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PSTN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000
2 5 (71.43%) Sybase
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) ATM
2 5 (71.43%) CDMA
2 5 (71.43%) GPRS
2 5 (71.43%) GSM
2 5 (71.43%) ISDN
2 5 (71.43%) 3GPP
2 5 (71.43%) UMTS
2 5 (71.43%) WCDMA
2 5 (71.43%) Windows NT
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Huawei
2 5 (71.43%) VoLTE
2 5 (71.43%) VoWiFi
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory

PSTN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) 3GPP
1 5 (71.43%) ATM
1 5 (71.43%) CDMA
1 5 (71.43%) GPRS
1 5 (71.43%) GSM
1 5 (71.43%) ISDN
1 5 (71.43%) UMTS
1 5 (71.43%) VoLTE
1 5 (71.43%) VoWiFi
1 5 (71.43%) WCDMA
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Core Network Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000
2 5 (71.43%) Windows NT
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Huawei
2 5 (71.43%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow