The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for PABX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PABX over the 3 months to 22 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 Automatic Branch Exchange
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 595 614
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19  
Contract jobs citing PABX 9 50 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.093% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.57% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 18
Median daily rate £269 £294 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.51% -26.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £143 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £405 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £281 £400
% change year-on-year -46.66% -29.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 5
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year - -19.35%  

PABX 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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6351 8706 8089
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.55% 16.14% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3763 5295 4556
Median daily rate £400 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 422 468
Median hourly rate £27.38 £29.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.58% +22.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £49.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

PABX
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PABX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for PABX in the UK

PABX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PABX in the UK

PABX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PABX over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PABX in the UK

PABX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PABX in the UK

PABX
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PABX within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 6 £275 -33.33%
England +11 6 £275 -8.33%
Scotland +36 3 £150 -3.22% 1
Aberdeen - 2 - - 1
Edinburgh +14 1 £150 -3.22%

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PABX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PABX.

1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
1 10 (41.67%) Avaya
1 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (33.33%) VoIP
3 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Wireless
4 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 5 (20.83%) Office 365
5 5 (20.83%) Mitel
5 5 (20.83%) PBX
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.67%) HP
6 4 (16.67%) Nortel
6 4 (16.67%) CCNP
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Replication
6 4 (16.67%) VPN
6 4 (16.67%) MPLS
6 4 (16.67%) OSPF
6 4 (16.67%) VLAN
6 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (16.67%) SonicWALL
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune

PABX
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) VoIP
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 6 (25.00%) Wireless
4 5 (20.83%) PBX
5 4 (16.67%) MPLS
5 4 (16.67%) OSPF
5 4 (16.67%) Skype
5 4 (16.67%) VLAN
5 4 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (12.50%) 3G
6 3 (12.50%) 4G
6 3 (12.50%) BGP
6 3 (12.50%) DSL
6 3 (12.50%) Firewall
6 3 (12.50%) Internet
6 3 (12.50%) IPsec
6 3 (12.50%) IPv4
6 3 (12.50%) IPv6
6 3 (12.50%) L2TP
6 3 (12.50%) SNMP
General
1 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Network Support
3 3 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Avaya Field Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco VoIP Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Mitel Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Handset
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) IPTV
3 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) CentOS
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Migration
1 4 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Design
3 1 (4.17%) SFIA
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CCNP
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Avaya
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Mitel
4 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 4 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) Meraki
4 4 (16.67%) Nortel
4 4 (16.67%) SonicWALL
5 3 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.50%) Cyberoam
5 3 (12.50%) Draytek
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) Ericsson
6 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) Panasonic
6 2 (8.33%) RightFax
6 2 (8.33%) Samsung
6 2 (8.33%) Siemens
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