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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 546 530 525
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing PBX 44 56 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.11% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.75% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 8
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£400 £308 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% -20.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £361 £230
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +57.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.48 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.01% -48.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.48 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- -48.89%
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
7420 7485 6500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.99% 14.81% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4156 3601
Average daily rate £375 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 483 420 381
Average hourly rate £21.53 £21.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.03% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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 September 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 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 14 £400 +39.73% 7
East of England +10 7 £363 +20.83% 6
South West +1 7 £350 -
South East -38 5 £425 - 4
East Midlands - 5 £350 -
Yorkshire -29 2 £413 +14.58% 1
North West -32 2 £555 -
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
North East - 1 £525 -
PBX
UK

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 53 (47.32%) Cisco
2 52 (46.43%) VoIP
3 36 (32.14%) Avaya
4 35 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 33 (29.46%) Telecoms
6 31 (27.68%) Windows
6 31 (27.68%) Lync
7 25 (22.32%) IVR
8 23 (20.54%) Unified Communications
9 22 (19.64%) IP Telephony
10 21 (18.75%) Finance
11 20 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (15.18%) WAN
14 16 (14.29%) Active Directory
14 16 (14.29%) Migration
14 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (13.39%) Project Management
16 14 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (12.50%) Security Cleared
17 13 (11.61%) SC Cleared
17 13 (11.61%) Firewall
17 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (10.71%) TCP/IP
18 12 (10.71%) ISDN
18 12 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
19 11 (9.82%) Network Security
19 11 (9.82%) DNS
20 10 (8.93%) MS Excel

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (27.68%) Lync
2 8 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.46%) CMS
4 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.46%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.89%) IIS
7 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.57%) MS Office
3 2 (1.79%) MS Project
3 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.89%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.89%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (46.43%) VoIP
2 23 (20.54%) Unified Communications
3 22 (19.64%) IP Telephony
4 17 (15.18%) WAN
5 13 (11.61%) Firewall
6 12 (10.71%) ISDN
6 12 (10.71%) TCP/IP
7 11 (9.82%) DNS
7 11 (9.82%) Network Security
8 10 (8.93%) CTI
8 10 (8.93%) Internet
8 10 (8.93%) Cisco IPT
8 10 (8.93%) DPNSS
8 10 (8.93%) QSIG
9 9 (8.04%) LAN
10 8 (7.14%) ATM
10 8 (7.14%) Frame Relay
11 7 (6.25%) VLAN
11 7 (6.25%) H.323
11 7 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 33 (29.46%) Telecoms
2 21 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (2.68%) Billing
4 2 (1.79%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Legal
4 2 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (15.18%) Consultant
2 13 (11.61%) VoIP Engineer
3 11 (9.82%) Designer
4 8 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 8 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 6 (5.36%) Communications Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Senior VoIP Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Voice Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Telephony Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Analyst
7 5 (4.46%) Unified Communications Consultant
8 4 (3.57%) IT Support
8 4 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Lead Designer
8 4 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (2.68%) Business Consultant
9 3 (2.68%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) HTML
1 2 (1.79%) COM
1 2 (1.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.32%) IVR
2 12 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (7.14%) Handset
4 7 (6.25%) Clustering
5 5 (4.46%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.57%) User Experience
6 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.57%) Replication
7 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.79%) CCTV
9 1 (0.89%) PDA
9 1 (0.89%) iPhone
9 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.68%) Windows
2 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.36%) Linux
6 5 (4.46%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.46%) Android
6 5 (4.46%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.68%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.79%) UNIX
9 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (14.29%) Migration
3 15 (13.39%) Project Management
4 14 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (8.04%) Change Management
5 9 (8.04%) ITIL
6 7 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.25%) WFM
7 6 (5.36%) Load Balancing
7 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.46%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.46%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.68%) CRM
10 3 (2.68%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.68%) Risk Management
10 3 (2.68%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.68%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (2.68%) Asset Management
11 2 (1.79%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.46%) SQL
2 4 (3.57%) C
3 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 13 (11.61%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.93%) CCNA
5 8 (7.14%) CCNP
6 7 (6.25%) Degree
7 5 (4.46%) CCVP
7 5 (4.46%) MCSE
7 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.79%) CCDA
9 2 (1.79%) CCDP
9 2 (1.79%) MCITP
9 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.89%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.89%) MCSA
10 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.89%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.89%) Firmware
5 1 (0.89%) Samba
5 1 (0.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (4.46%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.79%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (0.89%) SCOM
4 1 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 53 (47.32%) Cisco
2 36 (32.14%) Avaya
3 35 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.14%) VMware
5 6 (5.36%) Acme Packet
6 4 (3.57%) Nortel
7 3 (2.68%) Citrix
7 3 (2.68%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.68%) Websense
7 3 (2.68%) Juniper
7 3 (2.68%) F5
7 3 (2.68%) Sonus
8 2 (1.79%) BT
8 2 (1.79%) Verint
8 2 (1.79%) Genesys
8 2 (1.79%) Sun
8 2 (1.79%) HP
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle
8 2 (1.79%) Siemens
9 1 (0.89%) Syntegra
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