The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PBX 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
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 Northern Ireland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 37 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 36.36% 32.46% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 3
Average daily rate £525 £215 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.18% -33.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PBX across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

PBX
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PBX Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland