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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
UK / England
Rank 500 564 525
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -39
Contract jobs citing PBX 67 47 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 0.68% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 46
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £145 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £456 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £250 £306
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -18.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £27.00 £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.69% -67.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £13.00 £144.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £13.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+107.69% -67.50%

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
6254 6918 7037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.95% 14.50% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3930 4158 3908
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 295 421
Median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +44 31 £425 +88.88% 6
London +21 18 £188 -50.00% 7
Yorkshire +24 10 £350 +65.68% 1
East Midlands +4 5 £350 +9.80%
South West +9 1 £325 -7.27% 2
North West - 1 £288 - 2
PBX
UK

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 85 (55.19%) VoIP
2 68 (44.16%) Cisco
3 61 (39.61%) Telecoms
4 56 (36.36%) Skype for Business
5 54 (35.06%) Skype
6 48 (31.17%) Microsoft
7 28 (18.18%) Migration
7 28 (18.18%) Asterisk PBX
8 27 (17.53%) Linux
8 27 (17.53%) RTP
9 26 (16.88%) Unified Communications
9 26 (16.88%) High Availability
10 25 (16.23%) Office 365
10 25 (16.23%) C++
10 25 (16.23%) LTE
11 24 (15.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 24 (15.58%) RANAP
11 24 (15.58%) Subversion
11 24 (15.58%) Software Engineering
11 24 (15.58%) STL
11 24 (15.58%) OO
11 24 (15.58%) GSM
11 24 (15.58%) UMTS
11 24 (15.58%) Active Directory
11 24 (15.58%) Trac
11 24 (15.58%) GCC
11 24 (15.58%) GDB
11 24 (15.58%) Diameter Protocol
11 24 (15.58%) Cross-Platform Development
12 22 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

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 56 (36.36%) Skype for Business
2 19 (12.34%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (5.84%) MS Office
2 4 (2.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.23%) Office 365
2 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.19%) Yammer
3 6 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.90%) OneDrive
3 6 (3.90%) SaaS
4 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.65%) IaaS
5 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (55.19%) VoIP
2 54 (35.06%) Skype
3 28 (18.18%) Asterisk PBX
4 27 (17.53%) RTP
5 26 (16.88%) Unified Communications
6 25 (16.23%) LTE
7 24 (15.58%) Diameter Protocol
7 24 (15.58%) GSM
7 24 (15.58%) RANAP
7 24 (15.58%) UMTS
8 22 (14.29%) WAN
9 19 (12.34%) LAN
10 18 (11.69%) Firewall
11 13 (8.44%) ISDN
12 10 (6.49%) Cisco IPT
12 10 (6.49%) CTI
12 10 (6.49%) DHCP
12 10 (6.49%) PSTN
13 9 (5.84%) VPN
13 9 (5.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (15.58%) GCC
1 24 (15.58%) GDB
1 24 (15.58%) Subversion
1 24 (15.58%) Trac
2 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 61 (39.61%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.49%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.60%) Finance
4 2 (1.30%) Advertising
4 2 (1.30%) French Language
5 1 (0.65%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.65%) Automotive
5 1 (0.65%) Billing
5 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (15.58%) C++ Software Engineer
1 24 (15.58%) Software Engineer
2 18 (11.69%) Consultant
3 15 (9.74%) Business Consultant
4 14 (9.09%) Architect
5 13 (8.44%) Voice Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) Lync Consultant
8 8 (5.19%) Analyst
8 8 (5.19%) Network Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Telecoms Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) VoIP Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Business Architect
9 7 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Designer
9 7 (4.55%) PBX Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (3.90%) Cisco Voice Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 24 (15.58%) STL
2 3 (1.95%) RFC 2833
3 2 (1.30%) Middleware
3 2 (1.30%) Web Services
3 2 (1.30%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.65%) .NET
4 1 (0.65%) Ajax
4 1 (0.65%) CCXML
4 1 (0.65%) HTML
4 1 (0.65%) jQuery
4 1 (0.65%) JSON
4 1 (0.65%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.65%) SAML
4 1 (0.65%) SOAP
4 1 (0.65%) VXML
4 1 (0.65%) XACML
4 1 (0.65%) XML
4 1 (0.65%) XMPP
4 1 (0.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.04%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.79%) IVR
3 10 (6.49%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.90%) PKI
5 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.60%) Handset
6 3 (1.95%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.53%) Linux
2 20 (12.99%) Windows
3 9 (5.84%) Windows 7
3 9 (5.84%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.60%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.95%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.30%) Unix
8 1 (0.65%) Android
8 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.18%) Migration
2 26 (16.88%) High Availability
3 24 (15.58%) Cross-Platform Development
3 24 (15.58%) OO
3 24 (15.58%) Software Engineering
4 15 (9.74%) Customer Requirements
5 14 (9.09%) ITIL
6 9 (5.84%) Multithreading
7 7 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (3.90%) Email Filtering
8 6 (3.90%) Identity Management
8 6 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (3.90%) Patch Management
9 4 (2.60%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.60%) Service Delivery
10 3 (1.95%) Product Management
11 2 (1.30%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (1.30%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.23%) C++
2 7 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (1.30%) C#
4 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (9.74%) CCNA
3 15 (9.74%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.74%) Security Cleared
4 13 (8.44%) CCNP
5 6 (3.90%) CCDP
6 5 (3.25%) CCIE
6 5 (3.25%) MCITP
7 3 (1.95%) Degree
8 1 (0.65%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (0.65%) CCVP
8 1 (0.65%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.65%) MCSE
8 1 (0.65%) MCTS
8 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (15.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.95%) vSphere
5 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (12.34%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (5.19%) SCOM
3 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (3.90%) Nagios
4 5 (3.25%) AirWatch
4 5 (3.25%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (1.95%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (1.95%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (1.30%) Foglight
6 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.30%) SCSM
6 2 (1.30%) WSUS
7 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 68 (44.16%) Cisco
2 48 (31.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.74%) Avaya
4 13 (8.44%) Polycom
5 12 (7.79%) Nortel
6 11 (7.14%) VMware
7 10 (6.49%) Mitel
8 7 (4.55%) BroadSoft
8 7 (4.55%) SolarWinds
9 6 (3.90%) Apple
10 5 (3.25%) Citrix
10 5 (3.25%) Juniper
11 4 (2.60%) Google
11 4 (2.60%) NEC
11 4 (2.60%) Panasonic
11 4 (2.60%) Samsung
11 4 (2.60%) Siemens
11 4 (2.60%) Toshiba
12 3 (1.95%) GENBAND
12 3 (1.95%) Palo Alto
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