The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 102 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Contract jobs citing PBX 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.057% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £163 £180 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.44% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £163 £300 £320
% change year-on-year -45.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 200 272 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.33% 15.39% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 144 110
Median daily rate £375 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 16
Median hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.66% +125.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £45.00 £40.00
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

PBX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PBX in Manchester

PBX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PBX in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for PBX.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) PMO
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree

PBX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Informatics
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £30000 - £50000 per day + Bonus & Benefits
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