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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 238 207 212
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Contract jobs citing PBX 17 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.35% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 1.95% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £475 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +86.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £308 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+142.42% +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
2027 1593 1584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.67% 17.82% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 669 624
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 132 154
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £14.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £56.60 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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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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
Berkshire -7 13 £395 -16.84%
Buckinghamshire -7 3 £238 -44.11%
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 2
Middlesex - - - - 2
Surrey - - - - 2
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 23 (65.71%) Cisco
1 23 (65.71%) Telecoms
2 21 (60.00%) ITIL
3 17 (48.57%) Windows
3 17 (48.57%) IP Telephony
4 15 (42.86%) IVR
5 13 (37.14%) LAN
5 13 (37.14%) VoIP
5 13 (37.14%) WAN
5 13 (37.14%) CCNA
5 13 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (25.71%) Avaya
7 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (22.86%) Unified Communications
8 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
8 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
8 8 (22.86%) Telemarketing
9 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (20.00%) SQL
10 6 (17.14%) Customer Intelligence
10 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
10 6 (17.14%) DNS
10 6 (17.14%) HTML
10 6 (17.14%) Broadband
10 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 6 (17.14%) Lync
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Live Communications Server
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.86%) GroupWise
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) IP Telephony
2 13 (37.14%) LAN
2 13 (37.14%) VoIP
2 13 (37.14%) WAN
3 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 8 (22.86%) Unified Communications
5 6 (17.14%) Asterisk PBX
5 6 (17.14%) DNS
5 6 (17.14%) Broadband
6 4 (11.43%) ISDN
7 3 (8.57%) PSTN
7 3 (8.57%) RTP
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (2.86%) LTE
9 1 (2.86%) MGW
9 1 (2.86%) 4G
9 1 (2.86%) 2G
9 1 (2.86%) RNC
9 1 (2.86%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Selenium
1 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
1 2 (5.71%) PHPUnit
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Hudson
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (65.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Legal
3 3 (8.57%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) VoIP Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Designer
5 4 (11.43%) VoIP Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Field Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Rollout Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Telecoms Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) SOAP
2 2 (5.71%) LAMP
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) IVR
2 7 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (17.14%) Machine to Machine
4 3 (8.57%) PKI
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Telemarketing
3 6 (17.14%) Business Performance Management
3 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (17.14%) eTOM
3 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
3 6 (17.14%) Customer Intelligence
3 6 (17.14%) Process Management
4 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 4 (11.43%) Network Design
5 4 (11.43%) CRM
5 4 (11.43%) BCP
5 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.57%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) CCNA
1 13 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.57%) CCNP
4 2 (5.71%) MCTS
4 2 (5.71%) MCITP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) Avaya
3 5 (14.29%) Lotus
3 5 (14.29%) BT
3 5 (14.29%) Nortel
3 5 (14.29%) Verint
4 4 (11.43%) Mitel
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) Zend
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) Genesys
6 1 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.86%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.86%) Novell
6 1 (2.86%) Siemens
6 1 (2.86%) ComArch
6 1 (2.86%) Cramer
6 1 (2.86%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £17.53 - £25 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago