Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Asterisk PBX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Asterisk PBX over the 6 months to 15 November 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.

Digium Asterisk
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 185 -
Rank change year-on-year -24 - -
Contract jobs citing Asterisk PBX 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.083% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £208 £475 £351
% change year-on-year -56.32% +35.52% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.00 £13.95 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.01% - -
England median hourly rate £24.00 £13.95 £41.00
% change year-on-year +72.01% -65.97% -

Asterisk 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 642 756 857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 12.46% 15.71% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 445 442
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £177 £161 £189
90th Percentile £536 £500 £538
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 44 42
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -9.41% +21.43%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.58 £11.52
90th Percentile £33.00 £44.80 £39.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +12.50%

Asterisk PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Asterisk PBX in the West Midlands

Asterisk PBX
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Asterisk PBX within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Birmingham +5 1 - -
Asterisk PBX
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Asterisk 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Asterisk PBX.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Asterisk PBX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP