The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Aastra products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aastra over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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 Aastra Technologies.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aastra
UK
Rank 587 615 590
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -25
Contract jobs citing Aastra 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.014% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £225 £300
% change year-on-year
+111.11% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20285 21980 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.35% 43.21% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12459 12911 13605
Median daily rate £420 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 762 875 1024
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +29.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

Aastra
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Aastra as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Aastra Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Aastra
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Aastra within the UK.

Aastra Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Aastra
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Aastra Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Aastra
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aastra within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 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
England +42 4 £475 +111.11%
West Sussex - 4 £475 -
South East - 4 £475 -
Crawley - 1 - -

Aastra
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Aastra 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 Aastra.

1 4 (100.00%) PSTN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning

Aastra
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) PSTN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco