The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Avaya products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avaya over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Avaya
Rank 120 106 114
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing Avaya 19 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.88% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% 2.00% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 2
Average daily rate
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£306 £263 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £195 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £304 £269
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +13.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.76 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.21% -51.50%
Avaya
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1503 1248 1383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.69% 43.87% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 619 646
Average daily rate £350 £337 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.85% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 98 110
Average hourly rate £16.13 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.89% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £11.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £36.07 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Avaya
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Avaya Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Avaya
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Avaya Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Avaya
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Avaya across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Avaya Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Avaya
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Avaya Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Avaya
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avaya within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 16 £300 +20.00%
Cheshire +4 2 £313 -26.47% 1
Merseyside -4 1 £313 - 1
Lancashire - - - -
Avaya
England

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 27 (67.50%) Cisco
2 22 (55.00%) Nortel
3 19 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (42.50%) ITIL
4 17 (42.50%) CCNP
4 17 (42.50%) CCNA
5 14 (35.00%) WAN
6 10 (25.00%) MPLS
7 8 (20.00%) BT
8 7 (17.50%) Linux
8 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
9 6 (15.00%) SAP
9 6 (15.00%) VPN
9 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.00%) Migration
10 5 (12.50%) DB2
10 5 (12.50%) CRM
10 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
10 5 (12.50%) ERP
10 5 (12.50%) LAN
10 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
10 5 (12.50%) SAP BW
10 5 (12.50%) NetWeaver
10 5 (12.50%) Streaming Media
10 5 (12.50%) WFM
10 5 (12.50%) Life Science
10 5 (12.50%) SAP ERP
10 5 (12.50%) Network Security
10 5 (12.50%) Change Control
10 5 (12.50%) Relational Database

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) NetWeaver
2 4 (10.00%) CMS
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.00%) Lync
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SAP ERP
2 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) WAN
2 10 (25.00%) MPLS
3 6 (15.00%) VPN
4 5 (12.50%) LAN
4 5 (12.50%) Network Security
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (10.00%) WLAN
5 4 (10.00%) OSPF
5 4 (10.00%) BGP
5 4 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (10.00%) IGRP
5 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (10.00%) Wireless
5 4 (10.00%) Symposium
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (7.50%) H.323
6 3 (7.50%) Firewall
6 3 (7.50%) DMZ
7 2 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) DB2
1 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (12.50%) SAP BW
1 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Telephony Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Avaya Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) MI Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Desktop Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) MI Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Audio Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) SAP Basis
2 2 (5.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 5 (12.50%) Streaming Media
1 5 (12.50%) Life Science
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) iPad
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Solaris
3 2 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Migration
3 5 (12.50%) CRM
3 5 (12.50%) ERP
3 5 (12.50%) WFM
3 5 (12.50%) Change Control
4 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Coaching
6 2 (5.00%) People Management
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (42.50%) CCNP
2 17 (42.50%) CCNA
3 3 (7.50%) CCDP
3 3 (7.50%) IBM Certification
3 3 (7.50%) ACSA
3 3 (7.50%) MCDST
3 3 (7.50%) MCTS
3 3 (7.50%) MCITP
3 3 (7.50%) ACSP
3 3 (7.50%) RHCSA
3 3 (7.50%) CCIP
3 3 (7.50%) MCSE
3 3 (7.50%) MCSA
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) RHCE
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCIE
5 1 (2.50%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) XenApp
2 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Cisco
2 22 (55.00%) Nortel
3 8 (20.00%) BT
4 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.00%) SAP
6 4 (10.00%) Citrix
7 3 (7.50%) Genesys
7 3 (7.50%) HP
7 3 (7.50%) EMC
7 3 (7.50%) IBM
7 3 (7.50%) Apple
7 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.50%) Verint
8 2 (5.00%) Polycom
8 2 (5.00%) Tandberg
8 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (5.00%) Business Objects
9 1 (2.50%) VMware