The table below looks at the statistics for PABX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PABX over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Automatic Branch Exchange
Rank 607 604 612
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing PABX 34 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.055% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.37% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 8
Median daily rate £394 £331 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.13% +34.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £194 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £478 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £336 £240
% change year-on-year
+15.32% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.00

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8537 8461 7425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.32% 14.92% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5174 4607 3918
Median daily rate £388 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 358 467 409
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £41.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

PABX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PABX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PABX
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PABX within the UK.

PABX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PABX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PABX within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

PABX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PABX
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PABX within the UK.

PABX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PABX
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PABX within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -7 19 £400 +19.04% 4
Northern Ireland - 9 - -
County Antrim - 8 - -
Belfast - 8 - -
London -30 5 £400 +41.59%
Scotland - 5 £155 -
South West 0 4 £331 +10.41% 3
South East -10 4 £525 +16.66%
Edinburgh - 4 £290 -
Hampshire +1 2 - -
Bristol -3 2 £388 +29.16%
Somerset - 2 £275 - 3
Havant - 2 - -
Taunton - 2 £275 - 3
North West - 2 £575 - 1
Staffordshire +14 1 - -
Hertfordshire +8 1 £415 -17.00%
Yorkshire +4 1 - -
East of England -8 1 £415 -3.48%
West Midlands -14 1 - -
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £575 - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £425 -
Surrey - 1 £625 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £425 -

PABX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 with a requirement for PABX.

1 26 (50.00%) LAN
2 24 (46.15%) WAN
3 22 (42.31%) VoIP
4 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
5 16 (30.77%) Cisco
6 15 (28.85%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (25.00%) Finance
7 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (23.08%) Migration
9 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (19.23%) Firewall
10 10 (19.23%) SAN
10 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
11 8 (15.38%) PBX
11 8 (15.38%) Skype for Business
11 8 (15.38%) Unified Communications
12 7 (13.46%) BT
12 7 (13.46%) NAS
12 7 (13.46%) BYOD
12 7 (13.46%) DevOps
12 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
12 7 (13.46%) ITIL
12 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (13.46%) OLTP
13 6 (11.54%) Mitel
13 6 (11.54%) Retail
13 6 (11.54%) Symposium
13 6 (11.54%) Microsoft

PABX
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.00%) LAN
2 24 (46.15%) WAN
3 22 (42.31%) VoIP
4 15 (28.85%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (19.23%) Firewall
5 10 (19.23%) SAN
6 8 (15.38%) PBX
6 8 (15.38%) Unified Communications
7 7 (13.46%) NAS
7 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
8 6 (11.54%) Skype
8 6 (11.54%) Symposium
9 5 (9.62%) DHCP
9 5 (9.62%) DNS
9 5 (9.62%) Ethernet
9 5 (9.62%) H.323
9 5 (9.62%) SNMP
9 5 (9.62%) Wireshark
10 4 (7.69%) Internet
10 4 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (13.46%) OLTP
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.92%) Informix
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 13 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (11.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Architect
2 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Telecoms Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (11.54%) PABX Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Avaya Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Database Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Network Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Network Architect
7 4 (7.69%) PBX Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Telecoms Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Telephony Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (5.77%) Voice Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.46%) BYOD
4 6 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (7.69%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.85%) PMI
6 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.92%) CCTV
7 1 (1.92%) Handset
7 1 (1.92%) IVR
7 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.92%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Android
3 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Migration
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (13.46%) DevOps
4 7 (13.46%) ITIL
5 6 (11.54%) CRM
5 6 (11.54%) Project Management
6 5 (9.62%) Change Management
6 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.69%) Software Licensing
8 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.77%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.85%) B2B
9 2 (3.85%) Converged Infrastructure
9 2 (3.85%) Service Design
9 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.69%) CCIE
3 3 (5.77%) CCNA
3 3 (5.77%) MCSE
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) XenApp
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Cisco
2 7 (13.46%) BT
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Mitel
4 5 (9.62%) Avaya
4 5 (9.62%) Nortel
4 5 (9.62%) Tandberg
5 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (7.69%) NICE Systems
6 3 (5.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.77%) Siemens
7 2 (3.85%) Ciena
7 2 (3.85%) Etrali
7 2 (3.85%) Huawei
7 2 (3.85%) Juniper
7 2 (3.85%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.85%) VMware
8 1 (1.92%) Lotus
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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