Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for PBX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PBX over the 6 months to 20 July 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 222 232
Rank change year-on-year +23 +10 -31
Contract jobs citing PBX 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.071% 0.091% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.62% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
North West median daily rate £162 £300 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.17% -45.95% -
10th Percentile £160 £198 £543
90th Percentile £163 £425 £568
England median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.00 £12.50 £26.11
% change year-on-year +52.00% -52.13% +58.24%

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 North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 827 1135 965
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.64% 14.77% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 653 467
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £231 £255 £206
90th Percentile £538 £575 £525
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 52 82
North West median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -11.76% -15.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.10 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.05 £42.93 £44.75
England median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -24.00% +21.95% +13.89%

PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing PBX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for PBX in the North West

PBX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PBX in the North West

PBX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PBX in the North West

PBX
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +18 4 £162 -10.28% 3
PBX
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 North West 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 the North West 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
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