The table below looks at the statistics for Asterisk PBX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Asterisk PBX over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digium Asterisk
Rank 590 588 572
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing Asterisk PBX 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.088% 0.071% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £283 £326 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.40% -15.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £277 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £375 £564
UK excluding London average daily rate £165 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-57.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Asterisk PBX
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6850 7067 6159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.52% 15.01% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4085 3968 3287
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 415 367
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Asterisk PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Asterisk PBX Jobs Demand Trend in England

Asterisk PBX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Asterisk PBX Daily Rate Trend in England

Asterisk PBX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Asterisk PBX across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Asterisk PBX Daily Rate Histogram in England

Asterisk PBX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Asterisk PBX Hourly Rate Trend in England

Asterisk PBX
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Asterisk PBX within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
South East +17 3 £165 -57.41% 2
West Midlands - 2 £550 -
London +6 1 £400 +50.94% 2
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Asterisk PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Asterisk 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 Asterisk PBX.

1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) VoIP
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) Samba
6 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) PBX
6 3 (25.00%) LDAP
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) Subversion
6 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source
7 2 (16.67%) XML Parsing
7 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management

Asterisk PBX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Asterisk 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 Asterisk PBX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
1 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) lighttpd
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) VoIP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) LDAP
3 3 (25.00%) PBX
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) DVB
4 2 (16.67%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) NetBeans
3 1 (8.33%) Emacs
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Asterisk Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Asterisk Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) Ajax
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) FreeSWITCH
2 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) Java RMI
2 2 (16.67%) JavaFX
2 2 (16.67%) JPA
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) JSF
2 2 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Swing
2 2 (16.67%) XHTML
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XSL
2 2 (16.67%) XSLT
2 2 (16.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Android
5 2 (16.67%) Debian
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (16.67%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) SysML
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) XML Parsing
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Python
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) Tcl
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP 5
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Samba
2 2 (16.67%) Kamailio
3 1 (8.33%) Firmware
3 1 (8.33%) iptables
3 1 (8.33%) KVM
3 1 (8.33%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) yum
3 1 (8.33%) CFEngine
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) VMware