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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
England / South East
Rank 209 247 252
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +5
Contract jobs citing PBX 33 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% 0.66% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
Median daily rate £425 £225 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £186 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £330 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.69% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -67.50%

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
1532 1825 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.17% 20.77% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 1002 975
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 95 112
Median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing PBX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 17 £300 - 2
Hampshire +15 8 £450 - 2
Berkshire +18 7 £425 -5.55% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 South East region with a requirement for PBX.

1 46 (73.02%) Telecoms
2 39 (61.90%) VoIP
3 38 (60.32%) Cisco
4 25 (39.68%) High Availability
5 24 (38.10%) RTP
6 23 (36.51%) UMTS
6 23 (36.51%) C++
6 23 (36.51%) STL
6 23 (36.51%) Linux
6 23 (36.51%) OO
6 23 (36.51%) GSM
6 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
6 23 (36.51%) Subversion
6 23 (36.51%) RANAP
6 23 (36.51%) LTE
6 23 (36.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 23 (36.51%) Asterisk PBX
6 23 (36.51%) GCC
6 23 (36.51%) GDB
6 23 (36.51%) Trac
6 23 (36.51%) Diameter Protocol
6 23 (36.51%) Cross-Platform Development
7 16 (25.40%) Skype for Business
8 15 (23.81%) Skype
9 12 (19.05%) Unified Communications
10 11 (17.46%) ITIL
11 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
11 10 (15.87%) SLA
11 10 (15.87%) IVR
12 9 (14.29%) Wireshark

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (25.40%) Skype for Business
2 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
2 3 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (61.90%) VoIP
2 24 (38.10%) RTP
3 23 (36.51%) Asterisk PBX
3 23 (36.51%) Diameter Protocol
3 23 (36.51%) GSM
3 23 (36.51%) LTE
3 23 (36.51%) RANAP
3 23 (36.51%) UMTS
4 15 (23.81%) Skype
5 12 (19.05%) Unified Communications
6 9 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 8 (12.70%) CTI
7 8 (12.70%) PSTN
8 6 (9.52%) ISDN
9 4 (6.35%) GGSN
9 4 (6.35%) MGW
9 4 (6.35%) SGSN
10 3 (4.76%) Ethernet
10 3 (4.76%) PABX
10 3 (4.76%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 23 (36.51%) GCC
1 23 (36.51%) GDB
1 23 (36.51%) Subversion
1 23 (36.51%) Trac
General
1 46 (73.02%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.17%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) C++ Software Engineer
1 23 (36.51%) Software Engineer
2 6 (9.52%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 6 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
2 6 (9.52%) Voice Specialist
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Avaya Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Avaya Field Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Consultant
4 4 (6.35%) Field Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) PBX Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Unified Communications Specialist
5 3 (4.76%) Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Development Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Mitel Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Product Development Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Product Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Business Consultant
6 2 (3.17%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 23 (36.51%) STL
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) JMS
2 1 (1.59%) REST
2 1 (1.59%) RFC 2833
2 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) IVR
2 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) High Availability
2 23 (36.51%) Cross-Platform Development
2 23 (36.51%) OO
2 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
3 11 (17.46%) ITIL
4 9 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 8 (12.70%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (11.11%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.76%) Product Management
9 2 (3.17%) B2B
9 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.17%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.17%) Project Management
9 2 (3.17%) Release Management
9 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.59%) Line Management
10 1 (1.59%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) C++
2 7 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) CCNA
1 6 (9.52%) CCNP
1 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) CCIE
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) HP ASE
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.17%) vSphere
2 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) AirWatch
1 5 (7.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.17%) SCOM
2 2 (3.17%) SCSM
3 1 (1.59%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.59%) Netcool
3 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (60.32%) Cisco
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) Mitel
4 5 (7.94%) Avaya
4 5 (7.94%) Nortel
5 3 (4.76%) NEC
5 3 (4.76%) Panasonic
5 3 (4.76%) Samsung
5 3 (4.76%) Toshiba
6 2 (3.17%) HP
6 2 (3.17%) Siemens
6 2 (3.17%) VMware
7 1 (1.59%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.59%) Cramer
7 1 (1.59%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.59%) IBM
7 1 (1.59%) Juniper
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle
7 1 (1.59%) Remedy
7 1 (1.59%) Sonus
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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