The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Avaya products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avaya over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Avaya
Rank 67 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Avaya 5 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.53% 0.69% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 1.38% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £306 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
- -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -48.27%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
421 507 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 44.74% 49.90% 50.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 245 128
Average daily rate £400 £390 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 34
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.36 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £180.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Avaya
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Avaya Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Avaya
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Avaya Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Avaya
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Avaya Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) PBX
2 3 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) MCTS
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) PSTN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Nortel
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 2 (33.33%) RTP
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) GroupWise
3 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (33.33%) PSTN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) RTP
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCTS
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) VCP4
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Novell
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft