The table below looks at the statistics for 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 PBX over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 520 508 511
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing PBX 59 39 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.082% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.61% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 27
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£283 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.75% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £251 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
-16.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.28 £19.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.28 £19.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-24.84% -14.60%
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
7761 6442 7581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.62% 13.63% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4497 3622 3715
Average daily rate £365 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 436 556
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.14%

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PBX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 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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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
London +5 18 £285 -12.30% 6
South East -17 17 £350 +11.11% 7
East of England -5 13 £250 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £360 - 1
East Midlands +7 4 - - 1
South West -43 1 - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 2
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 4
PBX
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PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing 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 PBX.

1 51 (48.57%) Telecoms
2 42 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 40 (38.10%) VoIP
4 30 (28.57%) Windows
5 29 (27.62%) Cisco
5 29 (27.62%) Avaya
6 27 (25.71%) IVR
6 27 (25.71%) Lync
7 25 (23.81%) IP Telephony
8 22 (20.95%) MS Excel
9 21 (20.00%) WAN
10 20 (19.05%) MS Exchange
11 19 (18.10%) ITIL
12 17 (16.19%) LAN
13 16 (15.24%) DNS
13 16 (15.24%) Active Directory
14 15 (14.29%) MS Office
14 15 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
14 15 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (13.33%) Verint
15 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (13.33%) Unified Communications
15 14 (13.33%) WFM
15 14 (13.33%) Project Management
16 13 (12.38%) CCNA
16 13 (12.38%) Finance
16 13 (12.38%) Firewall
16 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
16 13 (12.38%) Cisco Certification

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing 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 PBX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (25.71%) Lync
2 20 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
3 13 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (11.43%) CMS
5 10 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
6 8 (7.62%) IIS
7 5 (4.76%) Apache
8 3 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.95%) nginx
10 1 (0.95%) Confluence
10 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (20.95%) MS Excel
2 15 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.38%) Office 365
2 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.81%) PaaS
3 4 (3.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (38.10%) VoIP
2 25 (23.81%) IP Telephony
3 21 (20.00%) WAN
4 17 (16.19%) LAN
5 16 (15.24%) DNS
6 14 (13.33%) Unified Communications
7 13 (12.38%) Firewall
8 11 (10.48%) TCP/IP
8 11 (10.48%) ISDN
9 10 (9.52%) MPLS
10 9 (8.57%) Asterisk PBX
10 9 (8.57%) PSTN
11 8 (7.62%) Broadband
11 8 (7.62%) VPN
12 7 (6.67%) VLAN
12 7 (6.67%) DHCP
12 7 (6.67%) LDAP
12 7 (6.67%) H.323
12 7 (6.67%) Intranet
13 6 (5.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) MySQL
2 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.95%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Mercurial
1 5 (4.76%) PHPUnit
1 5 (4.76%) JIRA
1 5 (4.76%) Selenium
2 4 (3.81%) Hudson
2 4 (3.81%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 51 (48.57%) Telecoms
2 13 (12.38%) Finance
3 3 (2.86%) Banking
3 3 (2.86%) Legal
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (16.19%) Analyst
2 8 (7.62%) Voice Engineer
3 7 (6.67%) VoIP Engineer
3 7 (6.67%) Systems Manager
3 7 (6.67%) Communications Manager
3 7 (6.67%) Engineering Manager
4 6 (5.71%) Telephony Engineer
4 6 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Service Analyst
6 4 (3.81%) Developer
6 4 (3.81%) Exchange Specialist
6 4 (3.81%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (3.81%) PHP Developer
7 3 (2.86%) Telephony Analyst
7 3 (2.86%) Genesys Engineer
7 3 (2.86%) Avaya Engineer
7 3 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (2.86%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) REST
1 5 (4.76%) jQuery
2 4 (3.81%) HTML
2 4 (3.81%) Zend Framework
3 1 (0.95%) FFmpeg
3 1 (0.95%) LAMP
3 1 (0.95%) Symfony
3 1 (0.95%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.71%) IVR
2 15 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.43%) Clustering
4 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.76%) Open Source
6 4 (3.81%) Handset
7 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.95%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.95%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.95%) FMCG
8 1 (0.95%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.95%) CMDB
8 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.95%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.57%) Windows
2 15 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.71%) Linux
4 6 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.90%) Android
5 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.95%) CentOS
6 1 (0.95%) UNIX
6 1 (0.95%) VMS
6 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.10%) ITIL
2 14 (13.33%) WFM
2 14 (13.33%) Project Management
3 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 10 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 9 (8.57%) Load Balancing
5 6 (5.71%) Telemarketing
6 5 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (4.76%) Usability Testing
6 5 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 5 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 5 (4.76%) Service Management
7 4 (3.81%) Migration
7 4 (3.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.81%) BDD
7 4 (3.81%) High Availability
7 4 (3.81%) Capacity Management
7 4 (3.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (2.86%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 8 (7.62%) SQL
3 5 (4.76%) PHP
3 5 (4.76%) C
3 5 (4.76%) C++
4 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.95%) sed
5 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.95%) AWK
5 1 (0.95%) Ruby
5 1 (0.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) CCNA
1 13 (12.38%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.71%) MCSE
3 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) CCNP
4 4 (3.81%) MCITP
5 3 (2.86%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.95%) PMP
7 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (15.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.81%) ISA Server
3 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.81%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (3.81%) vSphere
4 2 (1.90%) NFS
5 1 (0.95%) qmail
5 1 (0.95%) Samba
5 1 (0.95%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.90%) SCCM
3 2 (1.90%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.95%) Bacula
4 1 (0.95%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (27.62%) Cisco
2 29 (27.62%) Avaya
3 14 (13.33%) Verint
4 10 (9.52%) HP
5 8 (7.62%) Acme Packet
6 7 (6.67%) Polycom
6 7 (6.67%) Mitel
6 7 (6.67%) Nortel
7 5 (4.76%) Zend
7 5 (4.76%) BT
8 4 (3.81%) Juniper
8 4 (3.81%) Ericsson
8 4 (3.81%) VMware
9 3 (2.86%) CA
9 3 (2.86%) Genesys
10 2 (1.90%) Remedy
10 2 (1.90%) Wyse
10 2 (1.90%) Motorola
10 2 (1.90%) NetApp
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £275 to £310 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £750.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago