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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 235 224 222
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing PBX 22 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.15% 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 0.91% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 5
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£381 £300 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% +87.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.28 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.14 £16.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+34.18% +37.50%
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
1879 1422 1768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.95% 16.68% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 658 699
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 97 182
Average hourly rate £22.04 £22.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.84 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 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
Berkshire 0 8 £425 +70.00% 4
Hampshire -18 8 £300 -36.84%
Surrey - 4 £425 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (58.54%) VoIP
2 22 (53.66%) Telecoms
3 18 (43.90%) Windows
4 16 (39.02%) ITIL
5 15 (36.59%) Cisco
6 14 (34.15%) IP Telephony
7 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (29.27%) CCNA
7 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (29.27%) Avaya
7 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
7 12 (29.27%) WAN
7 12 (29.27%) LAN
8 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
8 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
8 10 (24.39%) IVR
8 10 (24.39%) Asterisk PBX
9 9 (21.95%) Lync
9 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (19.51%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (19.51%) Telemarketing
11 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (17.07%) SQL
11 7 (17.07%) Linux
11 7 (17.07%) Unified Communications
12 6 (14.63%) REST
12 6 (14.63%) Open Source
12 6 (14.63%) PHPUnit
12 6 (14.63%) Mercurial

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (21.95%) Lync
2 6 (14.63%) Apache
3 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.32%) Live Communications Server
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.32%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.44%) GroupWise
6 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (58.54%) VoIP
2 14 (34.15%) IP Telephony
3 12 (29.27%) WAN
3 12 (29.27%) LAN
4 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
4 10 (24.39%) Asterisk PBX
5 7 (17.07%) Unified Communications
6 6 (14.63%) PSTN
6 6 (14.63%) DNS
7 4 (9.76%) Broadband
7 4 (9.76%) ISDN
8 3 (7.32%) RTP
9 2 (4.88%) LDAP
9 2 (4.88%) VPN
9 2 (4.88%) DHCP
9 2 (4.88%) SNMP
9 2 (4.88%) MPLS
9 2 (4.88%) Firewall
9 2 (4.88%) Wireless
9 2 (4.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (14.63%) MySQL
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) PHPUnit
1 6 (14.63%) Mercurial
1 6 (14.63%) Selenium
2 5 (12.20%) JIRA
2 5 (12.20%) Hudson
2 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 22 (53.66%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) VoIP Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) PHP Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) VoIP Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Communications Manager
5 3 (7.32%) IT Trainer
5 3 (7.32%) Field Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Engineering Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Trainer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Trainer
6 2 (4.88%) Telephony Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Avaya Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) REST
1 6 (14.63%) HTML
1 6 (14.63%) jQuery
2 4 (9.76%) Zend Framework
3 2 (4.88%) SOAP
3 2 (4.88%) LAMP
4 1 (2.44%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) IVR
2 8 (19.51%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (14.63%) Open Source
4 4 (9.76%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (7.32%) PKI
6 1 (2.44%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.07%) Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) CentOS
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Telemarketing
3 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Usability Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
4 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) BDD
5 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
5 4 (9.76%) Customer Intelligence
5 4 (9.76%) BCP
5 4 (9.76%) Process Management
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) eTOM
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
5 4 (9.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (9.76%) Business Performance Management
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.63%) PHP
4 5 (12.20%) C++
5 4 (9.76%) C
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) CCNA
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) MCSE
3 2 (4.88%) CCNP
3 2 (4.88%) MCTS
3 2 (4.88%) MCITP
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) Avaya
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) Nortel
3 6 (14.63%) Zend
4 5 (12.20%) BT
5 3 (7.32%) Lotus
5 3 (7.32%) Acme Packet
6 2 (4.88%) Motorola
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Mitel
7 1 (2.44%) Polycom
7 1 (2.44%) VMware
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) Novell
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Sophos
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