The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PBX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 118 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing PBX 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.055% 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 1.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £163 £300 £320
% change year-on-year -45.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £26.11
% change year-on-year +260.00% -52.12%  

PBX is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 356 556 586
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.47% 23.35% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 255 237
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +6.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 31
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.89% -59.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing PBX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for PBX in Berkshire

PBX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PBX in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PBX in Berkshire

PBX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PBX in Berkshire

PBX
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +12 1 £500 +17.64%
PBX
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PBX.

1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Nortel
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (20.00%) CTI
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (20.00%) Netcool
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Telnet
3 1 (20.00%) Toshiba
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) NEC
3 1 (20.00%) CCDA
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Java

PBX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) CTI
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) PABX
2 1 (20.00%) PSTN
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) Telnet
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAAS
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya Field Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) BSS Architect
1 1 (20.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) OSS Architect
1 1 (20.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) eTOM
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDA
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Nortel
2 1 (20.00%) Amdocs
2 1 (20.00%) Cramer
2 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) NEC
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Panasonic
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Samsung
2 1 (20.00%) Toshiba