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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 508 519 527
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Contract jobs citing PBX 64 34 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.071% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.51% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 12 27
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£288 £333 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.53% +7.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £398 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £314 £250
% change year-on-year
-4.38% +25.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Average hourly rate £16.48 £37.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.05% +82.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £22.20 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.64 £37.50 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £32.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-48.89% -0.76%
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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
7615 6603 8361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.81% 13.70% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4293 3673 3897
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 378 624
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.63 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 +34 28 £286 -28.43% 5
South East +4 19 £425 +18.05% 6
East of England -11 12 £243 - 3
Yorkshire - 3 £360 - 2
North West -6 1 - - 2
South West -27 1 - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 4
North East - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 37 (39.78%) Telecoms
2 32 (34.41%) Microsoft
3 29 (31.18%) VoIP
4 27 (29.03%) Avaya
5 25 (26.88%) Lync
6 21 (22.58%) IP Telephony
7 18 (19.35%) WAN
7 18 (19.35%) Finance
8 17 (18.28%) Cisco
9 16 (17.20%) DNS
9 16 (17.20%) MS Excel
9 16 (17.20%) IVR
10 15 (16.13%) Windows
10 15 (16.13%) Unified Communications
11 14 (15.05%) Project Management
12 13 (13.98%) LAN
13 12 (12.90%) MS Exchange
13 12 (12.90%) MS Office
13 12 (12.90%) Active Directory
13 12 (12.90%) MPLS
13 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
13 12 (12.90%) Firewall
14 11 (11.83%) ITIL
14 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (11.83%) WFM
15 10 (10.75%) Load Balancing
15 10 (10.75%) Video Conferencing
15 10 (10.75%) Acme Packet
15 10 (10.75%) Office 365
15 10 (10.75%) Verint

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 25 (26.88%) Lync
2 12 (12.90%) MS Exchange
3 10 (10.75%) CMS
4 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (6.45%) IIS
6 6 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (4.30%) Apache
8 3 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.08%) nginx
10 1 (1.08%) Confluence
10 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (17.20%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) Office 365
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.23%) IaaS
3 3 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.18%) VoIP
2 21 (22.58%) IP Telephony
3 18 (19.35%) WAN
4 16 (17.20%) DNS
5 15 (16.13%) Unified Communications
6 13 (13.98%) LAN
7 12 (12.90%) MPLS
7 12 (12.90%) Firewall
8 8 (8.60%) VPN
9 7 (7.53%) H.323
9 7 (7.53%) Intranet
9 7 (7.53%) Broadband
10 6 (6.45%) LDAP
11 5 (5.38%) VLAN
11 5 (5.38%) Asterisk PBX
11 5 (5.38%) PSTN
11 5 (5.38%) DHCP
12 4 (4.30%) SSL
12 4 (4.30%) VPLS
12 4 (4.30%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) MySQL
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) JIRA
2 4 (4.30%) Mercurial
2 4 (4.30%) PHPUnit
2 4 (4.30%) Hudson
2 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.30%) Selenium
General
1 37 (39.78%) Telecoms
2 18 (19.35%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.08%) Billing
6 1 (1.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.08%) Electronics
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (15.05%) Analyst
2 8 (8.60%) Engineering Manager
2 8 (8.60%) Network Engineer
2 8 (8.60%) Communications Manager
3 7 (7.53%) Systems Manager
4 6 (6.45%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (4.30%) Developer
5 4 (4.30%) Network Specialist
5 4 (4.30%) Communications Engineer
5 4 (4.30%) PHP Developer
6 3 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (3.23%) IT Trainer
6 3 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (3.23%) Telephony Engineer
6 3 (3.23%) Consultant
6 3 (3.23%) Architect
6 3 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Trainer
7 2 (2.15%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) REST
1 4 (4.30%) Zend Framework
1 4 (4.30%) jQuery
2 1 (1.08%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.08%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) IVR
2 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.75%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.53%) Clustering
5 4 (4.30%) Open Source
6 3 (3.23%) Handset
7 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.15%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.08%) CMDB
8 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.08%) DTV
8 1 (1.08%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.13%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.38%) Linux
3 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.05%) Project Management
2 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
3 11 (11.83%) ITIL
3 11 (11.83%) WFM
4 10 (10.75%) Load Balancing
5 8 (8.60%) Data Analysis
6 4 (4.30%) BDD
6 4 (4.30%) Automated Testing
6 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.30%) Usability Testing
6 4 (4.30%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.23%) Change Management
7 3 (3.23%) Migration
7 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.15%) CRM
8 2 (2.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.15%) Service Management
8 2 (2.15%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.38%) C
2 4 (4.30%) C++
2 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.30%) PHP
3 3 (3.23%) SQL
4 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.08%) Ruby
5 1 (1.08%) sed
5 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.08%) AWK
5 1 (1.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) CCNA
1 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.30%) MCSE
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.30%) Avaya Certification
3 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (1.08%) MCITP
4 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.08%) qmail
4 1 (1.08%) Samba
4 1 (1.08%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.15%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.08%) SCCM
3 1 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (34.41%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.03%) Avaya
3 17 (18.28%) Cisco
4 10 (10.75%) Acme Packet
4 10 (10.75%) Verint
5 7 (7.53%) Mitel
6 6 (6.45%) HP
7 5 (5.38%) Nortel
8 4 (4.30%) Ericsson
8 4 (4.30%) BT
8 4 (4.30%) Zend
8 4 (4.30%) Polycom
9 3 (3.23%) Juniper
10 2 (2.15%) CA
10 2 (2.15%) Genesys
10 2 (2.15%) Motorola
10 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.15%) Wyse
10 2 (2.15%) Aastra
11 1 (1.08%) NETGEAR
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