The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 87
Contract jobs citing PBX 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - - 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £163 £300 £320
% change year-on-year -45.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 178 182 205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 11.57% 12.00% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 118 118
Median daily rate £313 £425 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +27.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £275 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 11
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.27% -54.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.00 £112.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

PBX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PBX in the East Midlands

PBX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PBX in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PBX.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom

PBX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Lync Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Lync Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom