The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 244 240 202
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -38
Contract jobs citing PBX 14 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.71% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 17
Average daily rate £225 £388 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £244 £300 £425
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-67.50% +142.42%
PBX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1740 1973 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.41% 20.82% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 956 639
Average daily rate £352 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 117 124
Average hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £50.00 £57.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 9 February 2016.

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Oxfordshire - 7 £225 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £462 - 1
Kent - 2 £200 - 1
West Sussex +7 1 - - 2
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 11 (45.83%) MPLS
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (29.17%) VPN
6 6 (25.00%) DNS
6 6 (25.00%) Avaya
7 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
7 5 (20.83%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (20.83%) Unified Communications
8 4 (16.67%) xDSL
8 4 (16.67%) Softswitch
8 4 (16.67%) MGW
8 4 (16.67%) Firewall
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) WAN
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) Windows
8 4 (16.67%) ADSL
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) PSTN
8 4 (16.67%) Intelligent Network
9 3 (12.50%) VoIP
9 3 (12.50%) Broadband
9 3 (12.50%) ISDN
9 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
9 3 (12.50%) IIS
9 3 (12.50%) Nortel
9 3 (12.50%) DHCP

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) MPLS
2 7 (29.17%) VPN
3 6 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (20.83%) Unified Communications
5 4 (16.67%) ADSL
5 4 (16.67%) Firewall
5 4 (16.67%) Intelligent Network
5 4 (16.67%) MGW
5 4 (16.67%) PSTN
5 4 (16.67%) Softswitch
5 4 (16.67%) WAN
5 4 (16.67%) xDSL
6 3 (12.50%) Broadband
6 3 (12.50%) DHCP
6 3 (12.50%) FTP
6 3 (12.50%) ISDN
6 3 (12.50%) MRTG
6 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.50%) VoIP
6 3 (12.50%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Network Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Lync Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
1 5 (20.83%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.33%) IVR
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
1 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.33%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 1 (4.17%) B2B
4 1 (4.17%) Line Management
4 1 (4.17%) Ticket Management
4 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Avaya Certification
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCIE
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Samba
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Avaya
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.50%) Nortel
4 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.33%) Apple
5 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) Red Box
5 2 (8.33%) Verint
6 1 (4.17%) Altiris
6 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) GENBAND
6 1 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Panasonic
6 1 (4.17%) Polycom
6 1 (4.17%) VMware
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