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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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
29 May 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
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £323 £339
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £26.11 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-57.87% +58.24%
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
41 28 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.84% 26.42% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 1
Median daily rate £400 £225 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +150.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing PBX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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