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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 510 516 481
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -35
Contract jobs citing PBX 62 52 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.82% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 28
Average daily rate
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£300 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £231 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £535 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.28 £26.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.11% +79.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.28 - £12.00
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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
7457 6376 7289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.34% 13.66% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4362 3564 3609
Average daily rate £365 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 428 603
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -17 18 £400 - 9
South East -22 18 £350 +9.37% 7
East of England - 13 £250 - 1
East Midlands +11 6 £308 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £360 - 2
South West -37 1 £250 +6.38% 2
West Midlands - 1 £500 - 1
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 6
PBX
UK

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 54 (46.55%) Telecoms
2 46 (39.66%) VoIP
2 46 (39.66%) Microsoft
3 36 (31.03%) Cisco
3 36 (31.03%) Windows
4 32 (27.59%) Lync
5 31 (26.72%) IVR
6 25 (21.55%) IP Telephony
6 25 (21.55%) Avaya
6 25 (21.55%) WAN
7 24 (20.69%) ITIL
8 23 (19.83%) MS Excel
9 21 (18.10%) LAN
10 20 (17.24%) Active Directory
10 20 (17.24%) MS Exchange
10 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (16.38%) DNS
12 18 (15.52%) Firewall
12 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (14.66%) Video Conferencing
13 17 (14.66%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (14.66%) CCNA
14 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
14 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
15 15 (12.93%) MS Office
15 15 (12.93%) Project Management
15 15 (12.93%) WFM
15 15 (12.93%) Clustering
15 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (12.07%) Verint

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 32 (27.59%) Lync
2 20 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 13 (11.21%) Office Communications Server
4 13 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (9.48%) IIS
5 11 (9.48%) CMS
6 6 (5.17%) Apache
7 3 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.86%) SAS
9 1 (0.86%) nginx
9 1 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (19.83%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS Project
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.07%) Office 365
2 9 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.45%) IaaS
3 4 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (39.66%) VoIP
2 25 (21.55%) IP Telephony
2 25 (21.55%) WAN
3 21 (18.10%) LAN
4 19 (16.38%) DNS
5 18 (15.52%) Firewall
6 14 (12.07%) Unified Communications
6 14 (12.07%) ISDN
6 14 (12.07%) TCP/IP
7 13 (11.21%) MPLS
8 12 (10.34%) VPN
9 11 (9.48%) PSTN
9 11 (9.48%) Asterisk PBX
10 10 (8.62%) VLAN
10 10 (8.62%) LDAP
10 10 (8.62%) Broadband
11 8 (6.90%) VPLS
11 8 (6.90%) Reverse Proxy
11 8 (6.90%) SSL
11 8 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) MySQL
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) PHPUnit
1 6 (5.17%) Mercurial
1 6 (5.17%) Selenium
1 6 (5.17%) JIRA
2 5 (4.31%) Hudson
2 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 54 (46.55%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.48%) Finance
3 4 (3.45%) Legal
4 3 (2.59%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.72%) Billing
6 1 (0.86%) Back Office
6 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (15.52%) Analyst
2 10 (8.62%) VoIP Engineer
3 9 (7.76%) Applications Engineer
4 8 (6.90%) Telephony Engineer
5 7 (6.03%) Systems Manager
5 7 (6.03%) Voice Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) Developer
7 5 (4.31%) Communications Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Engineering Manager
7 5 (4.31%) PHP Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Telephony Analyst
8 4 (3.45%) VoIP Specialist
8 4 (3.45%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.45%) Exchange Specialist
8 4 (3.45%) Service Analyst
8 4 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (2.59%) Architect
9 3 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) REST
1 6 (5.17%) jQuery
1 6 (5.17%) HTML
2 4 (3.45%) Zend Framework
3 2 (1.72%) LAMP
3 2 (1.72%) SOAP
4 1 (0.86%) Flash
4 1 (0.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.86%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.86%) Symfony
4 1 (0.86%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.72%) IVR
2 17 (14.66%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (12.93%) Clustering
3 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.17%) Open Source
6 4 (3.45%) Handset
7 3 (2.59%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.86%) MPEG
9 1 (0.86%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.86%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.86%) CMDB
9 1 (0.86%) FMCG
9 1 (0.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.03%) Windows
2 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (6.03%) Linux
5 6 (5.17%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.59%) Android
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.86%) VMS
8 1 (0.86%) UNIX
8 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.86%) CentOS
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.69%) ITIL
2 15 (12.93%) Project Management
2 15 (12.93%) WFM
3 12 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 10 (8.62%) Data Analysis
5 8 (6.90%) Telemarketing
5 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.03%) Migration
7 6 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (5.17%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.31%) Service Management
8 5 (4.31%) Automated Testing
8 5 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.31%) Usability Testing
8 5 (4.31%) BDD
8 5 (4.31%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.45%) High Availability
9 4 (3.45%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.34%) JavaScript
2 10 (8.62%) SQL
3 6 (5.17%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.17%) PHP
4 5 (4.31%) C
4 5 (4.31%) C++
5 1 (0.86%) Java
5 1 (0.86%) Ruby
5 1 (0.86%) AWK
5 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.86%) sed
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (14.66%) CCNA
2 9 (7.76%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.17%) MCSE
5 5 (4.31%) CCNP
6 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.45%) MCITP
7 2 (1.72%) Avaya Certification
7 2 (1.72%) PMP
7 2 (1.72%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.86%) Degree
8 1 (0.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.48%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.03%) vSphere
4 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (3.45%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.72%) NFS
7 1 (0.86%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.86%) Samba
7 1 (0.86%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.86%) qmail
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.72%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (0.86%) SCOM
4 1 (0.86%) Bacula
Vendors
1 46 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 36 (31.03%) Cisco
3 25 (21.55%) Avaya
4 14 (12.07%) Verint
5 13 (11.21%) HP
6 7 (6.03%) Nortel
6 7 (6.03%) BT
6 7 (6.03%) Mitel
6 7 (6.03%) Polycom
7 6 (5.17%) Zend
8 5 (4.31%) VMware
8 5 (4.31%) Acme Packet
9 4 (3.45%) Ericsson
9 4 (3.45%) Juniper
9 4 (3.45%) Siemens
10 3 (2.59%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.59%) Genesys
10 3 (2.59%) CA
10 3 (2.59%) Citrix
10 3 (2.59%) Aastra
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