The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 90 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing PBX 11 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.67% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 1.94% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £339 £256
% change year-on-year
-4.79% +32.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.11 £16.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+58.24% -56.00%
PBX
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 155 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.46% 10.44% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 57 64
Average daily rate £375 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £168 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 24
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.72 £31.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PBX
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PBX Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PBX
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PBX Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PBX
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Leicestershire - 8 £400 - 1
Nottinghamshire -7 3 - -
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (84.62%) VoIP
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (53.85%) Clustering
4 7 (53.85%) CTI
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
5 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
5 5 (38.46%) Change Management
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) MCSE
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
7 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) VLAN
7 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
7 3 (23.08%) MCITP
7 3 (23.08%) Lync
7 3 (23.08%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 1 (7.69%) MCSA

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Lync
1 3 (23.08%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) VoIP
2 7 (53.85%) CTI
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) MD110
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) PABX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) VoIP Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
2 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCSE
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (23.08%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Aastra