The table below looks at the statistics for PABX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PABX over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Automatic Branch Exchange
Rank 606 586 571
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -15
Contract jobs citing PABX 13 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.030% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
Average daily rate £356 £345 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £12.90 £94.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -86.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.90 £94.65
% change year-on-year
- -86.37%

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
7518 7523 6488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.62% 14.85% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4420 4209 3417
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 426 385
Average hourly rate £27.66 £23.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.46% +21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

PABX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PABX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PABX within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -1 12 £356 +3.26% 4
London -4 8 £313 -21.87% 1
South West +4 2 £300 +26.31% 2
Somerset +3 1 £275 +15.78%
South East +1 1 £625 +81.15%
East Midlands -7 1 £388 -
Scotland -9 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £325 -
Taunton - 1 £275 -
Surrey - 1 £625 -
Dorset - 1 £325 -

PABX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PABX 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 PABX.

1 19 (54.29%) Telecoms
2 17 (48.57%) LAN
3 14 (40.00%) VoIP
4 13 (37.14%) WAN
4 13 (37.14%) Finance
5 12 (34.29%) Firewall
6 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
7 10 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (25.71%) Cisco
8 9 (25.71%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (22.86%) SCADA
9 8 (22.86%) CCTV
9 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.86%) IP Telephony
9 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (22.86%) Maximo
9 8 (22.86%) SAN
9 8 (22.86%) Structured Cabling
10 7 (20.00%) DevOps
10 7 (20.00%) NAS
10 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (20.00%) BYOD
10 7 (20.00%) OLTP
10 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.14%) Retail
12 5 (14.29%) Siemens
13 4 (11.43%) Project Management
13 4 (11.43%) DNS
13 4 (11.43%) DHCP

PABX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PABX 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 PABX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) LAN
2 14 (40.00%) VoIP
3 13 (37.14%) WAN
4 12 (34.29%) Firewall
5 10 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (22.86%) IP Telephony
6 8 (22.86%) SAN
6 8 (22.86%) Structured Cabling
7 7 (20.00%) NAS
8 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
9 4 (11.43%) DHCP
9 4 (11.43%) DNS
9 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
10 3 (8.57%) 4G
10 3 (8.57%) ADSL
10 3 (8.57%) ISDN
10 3 (8.57%) MD110
10 3 (8.57%) Wireless
10 3 (8.57%) WLAN
11 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (20.00%) OLTP
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 19 (54.29%) Telecoms
2 13 (37.14%) Finance
3 6 (17.14%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Telecoms Technician
6 5 (14.29%) Database Architect
7 4 (11.43%) Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
7 4 (11.43%) Telecoms Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Network Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Delivery Project Manager
9 2 (5.71%) Network Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
9 2 (5.71%) Network Project Manager
9 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Systems Support
9 2 (5.71%) Systems Support Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
2 9 (25.71%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (22.86%) CCTV
3 8 (22.86%) SCADA
4 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (20.00%) BYOD
5 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.71%) Network Planning
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.71%) Use Case
6 1 (2.86%) Content Management
6 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.86%) DNA
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) Process Management
6 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) CCNA
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Cisco
2 5 (14.29%) Siemens
3 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (5.71%) Huawei
4 2 (5.71%) Juniper
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Mitel
4 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.86%) Aastra
5 1 (2.86%) Ciena
5 1 (2.86%) F5
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (2.86%) Red Box
5 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.86%) Sonus
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