The table below looks at the statistics for PABX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PABX over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Automatic Branch Exchange
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PABX 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £383 £129
% change year-on-year
-34.64% +197.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £13.00
PABX
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
477 449 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.55% 13.68% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 247 306
Median daily rate £350 £404 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.31% +12.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 40 27
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.46 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.09% +88.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £15.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £49.05 £120.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

PABX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing PABX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PABX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PABX
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

PABX Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PABX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

PABX Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PABX
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PABX 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 West region with a requirement for PABX.

1 9 (81.82%) VoIP
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) Handset
2 8 (72.73%) IVR
3 7 (63.64%) Unified Communications
3 7 (63.64%) OpenScape
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
4 4 (36.36%) Skype
4 4 (36.36%) BT
5 2 (18.18%) Panasonic
5 2 (18.18%) Samsung
5 2 (18.18%) Toshiba
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Nortel
5 2 (18.18%) Avaya
5 2 (18.18%) Siemens
5 2 (18.18%) NEC
5 2 (18.18%) PBX

PABX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) VoIP
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) OpenScape
3 7 (63.64%) Unified Communications
4 4 (36.36%) Skype
5 2 (18.18%) PBX
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Voice Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Voice Support Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Support Technician
3 5 (45.45%) Voice Support Technician
4 3 (27.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 3 (27.27%) Communications Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Field Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) PABX Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) VoIP Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Handset
1 8 (72.73%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) BT
2 2 (18.18%) Avaya
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) NEC
2 2 (18.18%) Nortel
2 2 (18.18%) Panasonic
2 2 (18.18%) Samsung
2 2 (18.18%) Siemens
2 2 (18.18%) Toshiba