The first table below looks at the demand for PBX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 231 222 243
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Contract jobs citing PBX 13 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.17% 0.061%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 0.90% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
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£425 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 - £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 0
Average hourly rate £16.48 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.24 £37.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-38.02% +127.27%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1724 1555 2028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.72% 18.34% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 691 566
Average daily rate £338 £342 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +3.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 125 192
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.37% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.15 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
PBX
England

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PBX
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PBX Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PBX
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PBX across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

PBX Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PBX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

PBX Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PBX
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PBX across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

PBX Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PBX
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Hampshire - 4 £450 - 1
West Sussex - 4 £220 -
Surrey -14 3 £425 - 5
Berkshire +2 2 £425 - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (52.17%) VoIP
2 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
3 8 (34.78%) Avaya
4 7 (30.43%) WAN
4 7 (30.43%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Lync
6 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
6 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) DNS
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco
7 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.04%) Linux
7 3 (13.04%) C
7 3 (13.04%) C++
7 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.04%) PHP
7 3 (13.04%) MySQL
7 3 (13.04%) Apache
7 3 (13.04%) H.323
7 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (13.04%) Service Management
7 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) JIRA

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (21.74%) Lync
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) VoIP
2 7 (30.43%) WAN
2 7 (30.43%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
3 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
4 3 (13.04%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (13.04%) H.323
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless
5 2 (8.70%) MPLS
5 2 (8.70%) PSTN
5 2 (8.70%) LDAP
5 2 (8.70%) ISDN
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) SNMP
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.35%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
1 3 (13.04%) Mercurial
1 3 (13.04%) PHPUnit
1 3 (13.04%) Hudson
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Developer
1 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
1 3 (13.04%) Engineering Manager
1 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
1 3 (13.04%) Communications Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Telephony Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) Network Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Expert
3 1 (4.35%) NOC Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Avaya Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Telephony Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Network Engineering Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Zend Framework
1 3 (13.04%) jQuery
1 3 (13.04%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) IVR
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) DTV
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Project Management
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) Service Management
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Usability Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
2 3 (13.04%) BDD
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.70%) Network Management
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
1 3 (13.04%) C++
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.04%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCVP
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Avaya
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) Zend
2 3 (13.04%) Acme Packet
3 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Mitel
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) BT
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Nortel
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Verint
4 1 (4.35%) CyberTech
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