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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 524 522 512
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing PBX 63 46 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.093% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.66% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 7
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£400 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £216 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £440 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 15
Average hourly rate £18.36 £18.78 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.21% -49.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £23.24 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.38% -38.02%
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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
7210 6958 6411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.96% 14.09% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4189 3780 3423
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 385 426
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 4 August 2015.

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
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 4 August 2015. 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 +14 36 £400 +37.69% 8
East of England -2 8 £300 - 2
East Midlands 0 6 £350 -
South West - 6 £525 -
Yorkshire -26 3 £525 +127.02% 1
North West -25 2 £555 - 3
South East -38 2 £525 +23.52% 3
North East - 1 £525 -
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PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 61 (50.00%) Cisco
2 50 (40.98%) VoIP
3 37 (30.33%) Microsoft
4 35 (28.69%) Avaya
4 35 (28.69%) Lync
5 33 (27.05%) Telecoms
6 29 (23.77%) IP Telephony
7 28 (22.95%) Windows
8 25 (20.49%) Unified Communications
9 24 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (19.67%) IVR
9 24 (19.67%) Finance
10 22 (18.03%) WAN
11 21 (17.21%) Migration
12 18 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
13 15 (12.30%) LAN
13 15 (12.30%) Cisco IPT
14 14 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (11.48%) CCNP
14 14 (11.48%) CCNA
14 14 (11.48%) TCP/IP
14 14 (11.48%) Project Management
15 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (10.66%) DNS
15 13 (10.66%) ITIL
15 13 (10.66%) Security Cleared
16 12 (9.84%) Video Conferencing
16 12 (9.84%) SC Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 35 (28.69%) Lync
2 8 (6.56%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.74%) Office Communications Server
3 7 (5.74%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.10%) CMS
5 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.64%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.10%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS Project
3 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.82%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (40.98%) VoIP
2 29 (23.77%) IP Telephony
3 25 (20.49%) Unified Communications
4 22 (18.03%) WAN
5 15 (12.30%) LAN
5 15 (12.30%) Cisco IPT
6 14 (11.48%) TCP/IP
7 13 (10.66%) DNS
8 11 (9.02%) Internet
9 10 (8.20%) CTI
9 10 (8.20%) ISDN
9 10 (8.20%) Firewall
9 10 (8.20%) DPNSS
9 10 (8.20%) QSIG
9 10 (8.20%) Network Security
10 8 (6.56%) VLAN
11 7 (5.74%) H.323
11 7 (5.74%) PSTN
11 7 (5.74%) Skype
12 6 (4.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.10%) SQL Server
1 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 33 (27.05%) Telecoms
2 24 (19.67%) Finance
3 4 (3.28%) Billing
4 2 (1.64%) Marketing
4 2 (1.64%) Legal
4 2 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (14.75%) Consultant
2 13 (10.66%) VoIP Engineer
3 12 (9.84%) Designer
4 10 (8.20%) Network Engineer
5 9 (7.38%) Analyst
6 7 (5.74%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 6 (4.92%) Unified Communications Consultant
8 5 (4.10%) Communications Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) Senior VoIP Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) Voice Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (3.28%) Lead Designer
9 4 (3.28%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Telephony Engineer
10 3 (2.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.46%) Architect
10 3 (2.46%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.64%) HTML
1 2 (1.64%) COM
1 2 (1.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.67%) IVR
2 12 (9.84%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (6.56%) Handset
4 7 (5.74%) Clustering
4 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.28%) User Experience
6 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.28%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.46%) Replication
7 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.82%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.82%) iPhone
9 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.82%) GIS
9 1 (0.82%) PDA
9 1 (0.82%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.95%) Windows
2 14 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.10%) Android
4 5 (4.10%) Linux
4 5 (4.10%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.28%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.46%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.46%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.21%) Migration
2 18 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (11.48%) Project Management
4 13 (10.66%) ITIL
4 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.56%) Change Management
6 7 (5.74%) WFM
7 5 (4.10%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.10%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.10%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.10%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.28%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (2.46%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.46%) ITIL V3
9 3 (2.46%) Risk Management
9 3 (2.46%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.46%) Validation
9 3 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.92%) SQL
2 4 (3.28%) C
3 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (11.48%) CCNP
2 14 (11.48%) CCNA
3 13 (10.66%) Security Cleared
4 12 (9.84%) SC Cleared
5 9 (7.38%) Degree
6 7 (5.74%) MCSE
6 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.10%) CCVP
8 3 (2.46%) MCITP
9 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.64%) CCDP
10 1 (0.82%) MCSA
10 1 (0.82%) CCIE
10 1 (0.82%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.82%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.82%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.82%) Firmware
5 1 (0.82%) Samba
5 1 (0.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (4.10%) Cisco IPCC
3 4 (3.28%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.82%) SCCM
4 1 (0.82%) SCOM
4 1 (0.82%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 61 (50.00%) Cisco
2 37 (30.33%) Microsoft
3 35 (28.69%) Avaya
4 7 (5.74%) VMware
5 6 (4.92%) Acme Packet
6 4 (3.28%) Siemens
7 3 (2.46%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.46%) Genesys
7 3 (2.46%) Nortel
7 3 (2.46%) Citrix
7 3 (2.46%) F5
7 3 (2.46%) Sonus
7 3 (2.46%) Verint
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle
8 2 (1.64%) Websense
8 2 (1.64%) BT
8 2 (1.64%) Sun
8 2 (1.64%) HP
8 2 (1.64%) Lotus
9 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
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