The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 570 550 560
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing PBX 55 69 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 0.93% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 42 15
Median daily rate £423 £394 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £173 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.22 £18.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.74% +18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £16.04 £16.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.72 £28.44 £20.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £26.11 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-52.12% +58.24%
PBX
UK

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
7872 7455 6532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.99% 14.66% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4859 4274 3539
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 442 366
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing PBX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in England

PBX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PBX Daily Rate Trend in England

PBX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PBX across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

PBX Daily Rate Histogram in England

PBX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PBX Hourly Rate Trend in England

PBX
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PBX across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

PBX Hourly Rate Histogram in England

PBX
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 24 £425 +6.25% 5
South East +3 11 £296 +91.12% 3
North West -11 4 £253 -54.50% 5
East of England +9 3 £300 -
Yorkshire +5 3 - -
South West -1 3 £450 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
North East - 1 £300 -
PBX
UK

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PBX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for PBX.

1 44 (40.74%) Skype for Business
2 41 (37.96%) Avaya
3 39 (36.11%) Cisco
3 39 (36.11%) Telecoms
4 32 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 32 (29.63%) VoIP
4 32 (29.63%) Skype
5 24 (22.22%) WAN
5 24 (22.22%) Migration
6 23 (21.30%) Windows
7 22 (20.37%) Active Directory
8 21 (19.44%) LAN
8 21 (19.44%) Finance
9 19 (17.59%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (17.59%) Windows Server
10 18 (16.67%) Firewall
10 18 (16.67%) MPLS
10 18 (16.67%) IVR
11 17 (15.74%) Project Management
11 17 (15.74%) VPN
12 16 (14.81%) Nortel
12 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
13 15 (13.89%) CCNP
13 15 (13.89%) PABX
14 14 (12.96%) CTI
15 13 (12.04%) Panasonic
15 13 (12.04%) Juniper
16 12 (11.11%) H.323
16 12 (11.11%) PSTN
16 12 (11.11%) Computer Science

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (40.74%) Skype for Business
2 6 (5.56%) Live Communications Server
2 6 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.70%) IIS
3 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.78%) CMS
4 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Office 365
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) Yammer
4 1 (0.93%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.63%) Skype
1 32 (29.63%) VoIP
2 24 (22.22%) WAN
3 21 (19.44%) LAN
4 18 (16.67%) Firewall
4 18 (16.67%) MPLS
5 17 (15.74%) VPN
6 15 (13.89%) PABX
7 14 (12.96%) CTI
8 12 (11.11%) H.323
8 12 (11.11%) PSTN
8 12 (11.11%) Unified Communications
9 11 (10.19%) BGP
9 11 (10.19%) DNS
9 11 (10.19%) LDAP
10 9 (8.33%) ISDN
10 9 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
10 9 (8.33%) X.21
11 7 (6.48%) IP Telephony
12 6 (5.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (36.11%) Telecoms
2 21 (19.44%) Finance
3 11 (10.19%) Banking
4 9 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.56%) Advertising
6 3 (2.78%) Billing
6 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.85%) Back Office
7 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.85%) Marketing
7 2 (1.85%) Retail
8 1 (0.93%) Electronics
8 1 (0.93%) German Language
8 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (12.96%) Telecoms Engineer
2 13 (12.04%) Analyst
3 11 (10.19%) Field Engineer
4 10 (9.26%) Architect
5 7 (6.48%) Designer
5 7 (6.48%) Network Designer
5 7 (6.48%) PBX Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Field Telecoms Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Project Analyst
6 6 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Voice Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Banking Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Consultant
7 5 (4.63%) Lync Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Design Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.19%) XMPP
2 2 (1.85%) COM
2 2 (1.85%) HTML
2 2 (1.85%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.93%) HTML5
3 1 (0.93%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.67%) IVR
2 12 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.63%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.70%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.85%) PKI
7 2 (1.85%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.93%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.93%) Informatics
8 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.30%) Windows
2 19 (17.59%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.78%) Linux
4 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.93%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.22%) Migration
2 17 (15.74%) Project Management
3 11 (10.19%) ITIL
4 8 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (5.56%) High Availability
6 6 (5.56%) Information Retrieval
6 6 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (3.70%) Network Design
7 4 (3.70%) Presales
8 3 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.78%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.78%) ITIL V3
8 3 (2.78%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (2.78%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.85%) Coaching
9 2 (1.85%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) SQL
2 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.93%) C#
3 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (13.89%) CCNP
3 11 (10.19%) JNCIA
3 11 (10.19%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.33%) CCDP
4 9 (8.33%) Degree
4 9 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.56%) CCNA
6 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.85%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) MiFID
2 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.85%) BS7799
3 2 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (37.96%) Avaya
2 39 (36.11%) Cisco
3 32 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 16 (14.81%) Nortel
5 13 (12.04%) Juniper
5 13 (12.04%) Panasonic
6 11 (10.19%) NEC
6 11 (10.19%) Samsung
7 10 (9.26%) Toshiba
8 6 (5.56%) Polycom
8 6 (5.56%) Siemens
9 5 (4.63%) Mitel
10 4 (3.70%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.78%) BT
11 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.78%) SAP
11 3 (2.78%) Sonus
12 2 (1.85%) Citrix
12 2 (1.85%) Oracle
12 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com