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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 517 589 563
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -26
Contract jobs citing PBX 78 30 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.059% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 0.42% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 41
Median daily rate £347 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £162 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £351 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +16.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £15.50 £22.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.51% -29.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £13.00 £22.14
% change year-on-year
+215.38% -41.28%
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
6891 7203 7555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.94% 14.19% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4166 4287 4402
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 446 411
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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
South East +42 26 £398 -13.96% 4
London +16 23 £275 -31.25% 4
West Midlands - 11 £455 -
East of England +17 10 £250 +100.00% 1
North West +8 5 £288 - 4
North East - 2 - -
East Midlands -3 1 - - 1
PBX
UK

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 75 (57.69%) VoIP
2 57 (43.85%) Cisco
3 46 (35.38%) Telecoms
4 40 (30.77%) Skype for Business
5 38 (29.23%) Microsoft
6 35 (26.92%) Skype
7 31 (23.85%) Active Directory
8 29 (22.31%) WAN
9 28 (21.54%) LAN
9 28 (21.54%) Migration
10 26 (20.00%) Windows
10 26 (20.00%) Avaya
11 25 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
12 23 (17.69%) Unified Communications
13 22 (16.92%) RTP
14 21 (16.15%) Firewall
15 20 (15.38%) Linux
16 18 (13.85%) High Availability
16 18 (13.85%) Asterisk PBX
16 18 (13.85%) Cisco CUCM
16 18 (13.85%) Windows Server
17 16 (12.31%) Trac
17 16 (12.31%) Diameter Protocol
17 16 (12.31%) Cross-Platform Development
17 16 (12.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 16 (12.31%) GCC
17 16 (12.31%) GDB
17 16 (12.31%) LTE
17 16 (12.31%) Subversion
17 16 (12.31%) Software Engineering

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 40 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 16 (12.31%) MS Exchange
3 11 (8.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.08%) CMS
5 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.77%) Apache
6 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.77%) IIS
6 1 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (6.92%) MS Office
2 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.54%) Office 365
2 8 (6.15%) Yammer
3 6 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.62%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (57.69%) VoIP
2 35 (26.92%) Skype
3 29 (22.31%) WAN
4 28 (21.54%) LAN
5 23 (17.69%) Unified Communications
6 22 (16.92%) RTP
7 21 (16.15%) Firewall
8 18 (13.85%) Asterisk PBX
9 16 (12.31%) Diameter Protocol
9 16 (12.31%) GSM
9 16 (12.31%) LTE
9 16 (12.31%) RANAP
9 16 (12.31%) UMTS
10 14 (10.77%) H.323
10 14 (10.77%) VPN
11 13 (10.00%) DNS
12 10 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
12 10 (7.69%) DHCP
12 10 (7.69%) ISDN
12 10 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.77%) MySQL
2 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (12.31%) GCC
1 16 (12.31%) GDB
1 16 (12.31%) Subversion
1 16 (12.31%) Trac
2 1 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (35.38%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.85%) Finance
3 4 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Advertising
4 2 (1.54%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.77%) Automotive
5 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (13.85%) Architect
2 16 (12.31%) C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (12.31%) Software Engineer
3 12 (9.23%) Voice Engineer
4 10 (7.69%) Designer
4 10 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
5 8 (6.15%) Network Designer
5 8 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (6.15%) VoIP Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Business Architect
6 7 (5.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Consultant
6 7 (5.38%) PBX Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Field Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Network Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.08%) Analyst
8 4 (3.08%) Business Consultant
8 4 (3.08%) Field Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 16 (12.31%) STL
2 7 (5.38%) XMPP
3 3 (2.31%) RFC 2833
4 1 (0.77%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.77%) CCXML
4 1 (0.77%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) IVR
2 13 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.23%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (6.15%) PKI
5 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.31%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.31%) BYOD
6 3 (2.31%) Handset
6 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.54%) Clustering
8 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.00%) Windows
2 20 (15.38%) Linux
3 18 (13.85%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.08%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.54%) Unix
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.77%) Android
6 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.54%) Migration
2 18 (13.85%) High Availability
3 16 (12.31%) Cross-Platform Development
3 16 (12.31%) ITIL
3 16 (12.31%) OO
3 16 (12.31%) Software Engineering
4 8 (6.15%) Email Filtering
4 8 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (5.38%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (4.62%) Identity Management
6 6 (4.62%) Patch Management
7 5 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.08%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.08%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.08%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.31%) Business Analysis
9 3 (2.31%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.31%) Project Management
9 3 (2.31%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.31%) C++
2 8 (6.15%) SQL
3 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (12.31%) CCNP
3 15 (11.54%) CCNA
4 14 (10.77%) SC Cleared
4 14 (10.77%) Security Cleared
5 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (6.92%) CCDP
7 7 (5.38%) CCIE
7 7 (5.38%) MCITP
8 4 (3.08%) CCVP
9 3 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.31%) MCTS
10 2 (1.54%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (1.54%) Degree
10 2 (1.54%) MCSE
10 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.54%) PMP
11 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.38%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (23.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.54%) vSphere
5 1 (0.77%) Firmware
5 1 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (13.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (5.38%) SCOM
3 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (4.62%) Nagios
4 5 (3.85%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (2.31%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (1.54%) Foglight
6 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.54%) SCSM
6 2 (1.54%) WSUS
7 1 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (43.85%) Cisco
2 38 (29.23%) Microsoft
3 26 (20.00%) Avaya
4 15 (11.54%) Nortel
5 14 (10.77%) Mitel
5 14 (10.77%) VMware
6 9 (6.92%) Citrix
7 7 (5.38%) SolarWinds
8 6 (4.62%) Panasonic
8 6 (4.62%) Samsung
9 5 (3.85%) BroadSoft
9 5 (3.85%) HP
9 5 (3.85%) NEC
9 5 (3.85%) Polycom
9 5 (3.85%) Toshiba
10 4 (3.08%) Juniper
10 4 (3.08%) Sonus
11 3 (2.31%) GENBAND
11 3 (2.31%) NetApp
11 3 (2.31%) Palo Alto
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