The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 135 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing PBX 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 0.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate
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£243 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £314 £250
% change year-on-year
-4.38% +25.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £32.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-48.89% -0.76%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
513 356 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.69% 15.00% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 124 247
Average daily rate £350 £283 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% -19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 53 63
Average hourly rate £25.50 £18.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £33.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PBX
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PBX Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PBX
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PBX across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PBX Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PBX
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PBX Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PBX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Bedfordshire - 1 £300 -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 10 (71.43%) CMS
1 10 (71.43%) IVR
1 10 (71.43%) WFM
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (64.29%) Verint
2 9 (64.29%) Data Analysis
2 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) BT
4 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Aastra
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) Ericsson
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) SAS
5 1 (7.14%) ADSL
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) MPEG

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (71.43%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) ADSL
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) DPNSS
3 1 (7.14%) MGCP
3 1 (7.14%) SS7
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Megaco
3 1 (7.14%) H.323
3 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Telephony Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) FFmpeg
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) IVR
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) MPEG
2 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) WFM
2 9 (64.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) AWK
1 1 (7.14%) sed
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Samba
1 1 (7.14%) qmail
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Verint
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) BT
3 2 (14.29%) Aastra
3 2 (14.29%) Ericsson