The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 109 124 118
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing PBX 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.077% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 0.34% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £205 £431 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.46% +18.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 - £23.24
PBX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
487 581 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.43% 22.29% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 280 240
Median daily rate £365 £330 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing PBX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PBX
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PBX Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PBX
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PBX Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PBX
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 3 - -
Bracknell - 1 £205 -
Newbury - 1 - -
PBX
South East

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PBX 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PBX.

1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 7 (41.18%) Avaya
2 7 (41.18%) Panasonic
3 6 (35.29%) Samsung
3 6 (35.29%) Toshiba
3 6 (35.29%) RTP
3 6 (35.29%) VoIP
3 6 (35.29%) Nortel
3 6 (35.29%) NEC
3 6 (35.29%) PABX
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
4 3 (17.65%) Mitel
4 3 (17.65%) CCVP
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (17.65%) Skype
4 3 (17.65%) XMPP
4 3 (17.65%) Live Communications Server
4 3 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (17.65%) CCIE
4 3 (17.65%) CCNP
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 3 (17.65%) LAN

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (17.65%) Live Communications Server
1 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) PABX
1 6 (35.29%) RTP
1 6 (35.29%) VoIP
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) H.323
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) MGCP
2 3 (17.65%) MPLS
2 3 (17.65%) PSTN
2 3 (17.65%) SCCP
2 3 (17.65%) Skype
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) WLAN
3 2 (11.76%) Nortel Norstar
4 1 (5.88%) INAP
4 1 (5.88%) ISUP
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Field Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Telecoms Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Field Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Business Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Lync Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Lync Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) PBX Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Presales Solution Architect
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) XMPP
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (17.65%) High Availability
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (17.65%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Presales
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCIE
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) CCVP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Avaya
1 7 (41.18%) Panasonic
2 6 (35.29%) NEC
2 6 (35.29%) Nortel
2 6 (35.29%) Samsung
2 6 (35.29%) Toshiba
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Mitel
3 3 (17.65%) Siemens
4 2 (11.76%) Polycom
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) VMware