The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 501 479 502
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +23
Contract jobs citing PBX 56 43 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.100% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.66% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 39
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £177 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £340 £290
% change year-on-year
+13.97% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.42 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.28% +16.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £12.68 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.58 £18.68 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.21 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.09% -28.59%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6628 6559 8525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.91% 15.19% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3553 3347 4091
Average daily rate £365 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 531 577
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.10 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
PBX
UK

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -30 23 £475 +32.86% 13
South East -9 17 £406 +37.71% 9
West Midlands -18 4 £234 -10.85% 3
South West -23 4 - - 2
East Midlands -14 3 £263 -25.00% 3
Yorkshire -7 2 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 1
PBX
UK

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 46 (38.66%) Telecoms
2 43 (36.13%) Cisco
3 35 (29.41%) Windows
3 35 (29.41%) Lync
4 32 (26.89%) VoIP
5 29 (24.37%) WAN
6 28 (23.53%) LAN
6 28 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 25 (21.01%) DNS
8 24 (20.17%) Avaya
9 20 (16.81%) ITIL
9 20 (16.81%) Project Management
9 20 (16.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (15.97%) MS Exchange
11 18 (15.13%) Nortel
12 17 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 17 (14.29%) PSTN
12 17 (14.29%) Unified Communications
13 16 (13.45%) Network Load Balancing
13 16 (13.45%) RTP
14 15 (12.61%) Service Management
14 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP
14 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (11.76%) VPN
16 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
16 13 (10.92%) Video Conferencing
16 13 (10.92%) IVR
17 12 (10.08%) Live Communications Server
17 12 (10.08%) Finance
17 12 (10.08%) Wireless

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 35 (29.41%) Lync
2 19 (15.97%) MS Exchange
3 12 (10.08%) Live Communications Server
4 7 (5.88%) IIS
5 5 (4.20%) CMS
6 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.84%) Apache
8 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MS Office
2 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (26.89%) VoIP
2 29 (24.37%) WAN
3 28 (23.53%) LAN
4 25 (21.01%) DNS
5 17 (14.29%) PSTN
5 17 (14.29%) Unified Communications
6 16 (13.45%) RTP
7 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP
8 14 (11.76%) VPN
9 12 (10.08%) Wireless
10 11 (9.24%) H.323
11 9 (7.56%) MPLS
12 8 (6.72%) Internet
12 8 (6.72%) IP Telephony
13 7 (5.88%) Firewall
14 6 (5.04%) ISUP
14 6 (5.04%) INAP
14 6 (5.04%) Ethernet
14 6 (5.04%) Nortel Meridian
14 6 (5.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) MySQL
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Subversion
1 1 (0.84%) JIRA
1 1 (0.84%) Selenium
1 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
1 1 (0.84%) PHPUnit
1 1 (0.84%) Hudson
1 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
General
1 46 (38.66%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.08%) Finance
3 11 (9.24%) Banking
4 7 (5.88%) Law
5 6 (5.04%) Multimedia
6 5 (4.20%) Legal
6 5 (4.20%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.68%) Billing
8 2 (1.68%) Back Office
8 2 (1.68%) Marketing
9 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (26.89%) Consultant
2 16 (13.45%) Analyst
3 10 (8.40%) Network Engineer
3 10 (8.40%) Architect
3 10 (8.40%) Support Consultant
4 8 (6.72%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (5.04%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (5.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 6 (5.04%) Desktop Support
5 6 (5.04%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.20%) Voice Analyst
6 5 (4.20%) Voice Engineer
7 4 (3.36%) Applications Support
7 4 (3.36%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (2.52%) Network Technician
8 3 (2.52%) Systems Manager
8 3 (2.52%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (2.52%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.52%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) XMPP
2 1 (0.84%) jQuery
2 1 (0.84%) REST
2 1 (0.84%) SOAP
2 1 (0.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) IVR
1 13 (10.92%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (5.88%) PKI
3 6 (5.04%) IPTV
3 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.20%) Handset
5 4 (3.36%) Clustering
6 3 (2.52%) Open Source
7 2 (1.68%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.68%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.84%) Tandem
8 1 (0.84%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (29.41%) Windows
2 9 (7.56%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.52%) Linux
3 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.68%) SUSE
4 2 (1.68%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.68%) UNIX
4 2 (1.68%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.81%) ITIL
1 20 (16.81%) Project Management
1 20 (16.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (13.45%) Network Load Balancing
3 15 (12.61%) Service Management
4 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
5 10 (8.40%) WFM
5 10 (8.40%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (6.72%) Test Strategy
7 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.04%) ERP
8 6 (5.04%) PRINCE
8 6 (5.04%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.04%) Migration
9 5 (4.20%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.20%) Change Management
9 5 (4.20%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.36%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (3.36%) Change Control
10 4 (3.36%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.40%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.04%) SQL
3 3 (2.52%) C
4 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.84%) PHP
4 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (9.24%) MCITP
3 10 (8.40%) Degree
3 10 (8.40%) MCTS
4 7 (5.88%) CCNP
5 6 (5.04%) CCNA
6 5 (4.20%) MCSE
7 4 (3.36%) CCVP
8 3 (2.52%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.52%) CCIE
9 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.84%) MCP
10 1 (0.84%) MCSA
10 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.84%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.84%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (4.20%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.52%) SCCM
4 2 (1.68%) SCOM
4 2 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.68%) Puppet
4 2 (1.68%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 43 (36.13%) Cisco
2 28 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 24 (20.17%) Avaya
4 18 (15.13%) Nortel
5 7 (5.88%) Juniper
5 7 (5.88%) VMware
6 6 (5.04%) NEC
6 6 (5.04%) Oracle
6 6 (5.04%) Lotus
7 5 (4.20%) Mitel
8 3 (2.52%) TOWER Software
8 3 (2.52%) NETGEAR
8 3 (2.52%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.52%) HP
9 2 (1.68%) Genesys
9 2 (1.68%) Siemens
9 2 (1.68%) Citrix
9 2 (1.68%) Veeam
9 2 (1.68%) Aruba
9 2 (1.68%) Verint
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 200-300 Per Day
Posted: 9 days ago