The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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)
North West / Manchester
Rank 92 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PBX 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% - 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £250 £306
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -18.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
211 252 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.71% 14.02% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 137 95
Median daily rate £400 £363 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +14.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.15 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.97 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £48.00 £30.00
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing PBX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PBX
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PBX across the Manchester region.

PBX Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PBX
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PBX across the Manchester region.

PBX Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

PBX
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for PBX.

1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) GENBAND
4 2 (40.00%) BroadSoft
4 2 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (40.00%) PABX
5 1 (20.00%) WFM
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) IVR
5 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) H.323
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya
5 1 (20.00%) CTI
5 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (40.00%) PABX
4 1 (20.00%) CTI
4 1 (20.00%) H.323
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) PBX Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior PBX Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (20.00%) WFM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) GENBAND
2 2 (40.00%) BroadSoft
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com