Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Asterisk PBX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Asterisk PBX over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 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.

Digium Asterisk
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 103 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - +84
Contract jobs citing Asterisk PBX 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.077% 0.063% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.19% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £13.95 -
% change year-on-year +79.18% - -

Asterisk PBX is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 159 238 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.26% 15.01% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 167 132
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £365 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% -4.26% +8.93%
10th Percentile £175 £154 £213
90th Percentile £476 £530 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Birmingham median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £13.86 £10.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.88 £42.15 £25.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% +83.33% -16.67%

Asterisk PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Asterisk PBX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Asterisk PBX in Birmingham

Asterisk PBX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asterisk PBX in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Asterisk PBX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Asterisk PBX.

1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) NEC
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) PABX

Asterisk PBX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PABX
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) NEC