Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 December 2018 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 89 90
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +15
Contract jobs citing PBX 4 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.25% 0.078% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.41% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Reading median daily rate £425 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% -15.24%
10th Percentile £323 £425 £371
90th Percentile £438 £475 £503
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £423
% change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% -19.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 326 244 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.69% 18.93% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 131 161
Reading median daily rate £407 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.63% - +4.23%
10th Percentile £202 £234 £225
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 16
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £18.11 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.55% -50.73% +107.04%
10th Percentile £20.00 £12.90 £13.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.40 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year +44.44% -31.21% -28.64%

PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for PBX in Reading

PBX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PBX in Reading

PBX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PBX in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Reading region with a requirement for PBX.

1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCDA
1 4 (100.00%) Nortel
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) CCVP
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) WAAS
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) DECT
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP

PBX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) NetScreen
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) DECT
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) WAAS
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCDA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCVP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Nortel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft