The table below looks at the statistics for PABX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PABX 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 Automatic Branch Exchange
Rank 90 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PABX 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.26% - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.72% - 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £290 - £128
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £336 £240
% change year-on-year
+15.32% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.00
PABX
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 157 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.58% 10.76% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 60 71
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £158 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

PABX
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

PABX Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PABX
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

PABX Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PABX
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

PABX Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PABX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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

1 4 (100.00%) Mitel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) PBX
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Skype
3 2 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL

PABX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) PBX
1 3 (75.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Informix
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) PABX Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Telephony Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Mitel
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat