The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PBX 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.36% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
PBX
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
198 140 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.92% 14.01% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 74 44
Average daily rate £385 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 12
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £14.50 £18.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £20.19 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PBX across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PBX
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PBX Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PBX
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PBX across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

PBX Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

PBX
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PBX Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

PBX
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 - -
PBX
North West

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing PBX 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 PBX.

1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Nortel
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (50.00%) IGRP
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) IVR
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) PABX

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing PBX 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 PBX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) IGRP
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) PABX
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Lync Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) PABX Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) PBX Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft