The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Avaya products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avaya over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Avaya, Inc.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Avaya
Rank 53 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Avaya 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.90% 0.84% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.94% 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £294 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
Avaya
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
310 286 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.48% 48.15% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 145 126
Average daily rate £363 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £204 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 12
Average hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Avaya
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Avaya across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Avaya Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Avaya
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Avaya across the Birmingham region.

Avaya Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Avaya
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Avaya across the Birmingham region.

Avaya Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Avaya also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Avaya.

1 10 (71.43%) LAN
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) German Language
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (21.43%) ITSM
6 3 (21.43%) MS Project
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
7 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) Workflow
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) NICE Systems
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) System Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Avaya also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Avaya. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Project
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) LAN
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) German Language
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Avaya Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Planning Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Test Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) NICE Systems
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Verint