The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 122 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PBX 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% - 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £455 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.28% +29.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £13.00 £14.28
% change year-on-year
+215.38% -8.96%
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
352 343 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.87% 13.38% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 166 195
Median daily rate £400 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £188 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 33
Median hourly rate £15.71 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.70% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £11.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.55 £29.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PBX
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PBX Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PBX
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PBX across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

PBX Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PBX
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PBX Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PBX
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Birmingham - 7 £455 -
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PBX 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PBX.

1 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (76.92%) Migration
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
3 7 (53.85%) Skype
4 6 (46.15%) OneDrive
4 6 (46.15%) Patch Management
4 6 (46.15%) Email Filtering
4 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications
4 6 (46.15%) Office 365
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (46.15%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (46.15%) Yammer
4 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (46.15%) PKI
4 6 (46.15%) SCOM
4 6 (46.15%) Nagios
4 6 (46.15%) Identity Management
4 6 (46.15%) MS Office
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) LDAP
4 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
4 6 (46.15%) VoIP
4 6 (46.15%) DHCP
4 6 (46.15%) Kerberos
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
2 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
1 6 (46.15%) OneDrive
1 6 (46.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Skype
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Kerberos
2 6 (46.15%) LDAP
2 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) X.21
4 1 (7.69%) ADSL
4 1 (7.69%) ISDN
4 1 (7.69%) PABX
4 1 (7.69%) PSTN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Designer
1 5 (38.46%) Network Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Office 365 Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Lync Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Email Filtering
2 6 (46.15%) Identity Management
2 6 (46.15%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (46.15%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) ISMS
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) CCDP
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) MCITP
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (46.15%) Nagios
1 6 (46.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
3 3 (23.08%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco