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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digium Asterisk
Rank 576 559 568
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs citing Asterisk PBX 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.093% 0.092% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
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£425 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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
7522 6544 8246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.70% 13.60% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4152 3631 3818
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 380 641
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
South East -15 6 £425 - 6
East of England - 1 £350 -
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
London - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
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Asterisk PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 6 (66.67%) PBX
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) C
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) Zend
3 5 (55.56%) Zend Framework
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
3 5 (55.56%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
4 4 (44.44%) PHPUnit
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Hudson
4 4 (44.44%) Usability Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) DNS

Asterisk PBX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) PBX
2 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) SSH
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (11.11%) SNMP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
2 4 (44.44%) PHPUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Hudson
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Zend Framework
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
1 5 (55.56%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) FFmpeg
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) MPEG
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) openSUSE
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Usability Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) sed
4 1 (11.11%) AWK
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Samba
1 1 (11.11%) qmail
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Zend
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam