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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
North West / Manchester
Rank 86 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PBX 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% - 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+27.89% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year
+215.38% -

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
231 277 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.55% 14.37% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 142 65
Median daily rate £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £248 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 21
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% -18.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 9 (100.00%) VoIP
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
4 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) GENBAND
5 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (33.33%) BYOD
5 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) NAS
5 3 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) NAS
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (22.22%) PABX
6 1 (11.11%) CTI
6 1 (11.11%) H.323
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) PBX Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior PBX Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (33.33%) BYOD
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 3 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (22.22%) Email Filtering
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) GENBAND
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) BroadSoft
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com