The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Avaya products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avaya over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Avaya
Rank 446 411 394
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -17
Contract jobs citing Avaya 144 158 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.68% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 74 72
Average daily rate
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£300 £313 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -25.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £169 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £500 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
- -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 11
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.25 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.26% -47.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £12.86 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £18.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -48.27%

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
23940 23150 21262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 45.61% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13687 12610 11157
Average daily rate £400 £388 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 966 1001 1261
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Avaya
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Avaya Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Avaya
Daily Rate Trend

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

Avaya Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Avaya
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Avaya within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Avaya Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Avaya
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Avaya Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Avaya
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avaya within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -31 123 £300 -3.22% 58
South East -13 37 £300 - 15
London -13 36 £310 -11.42% 18
West Midlands +8 19 £325 -9.72% 5
South West -16 13 £175 -22.22% 5
Berkshire -1 11 £325 +4.00% 3
North West -20 11 £500 +100.00% 4
City of London +8 10 £310 +30.52% 2
Surrey -6 10 £270 -5.26% 3
Wiltshire +5 9 £200 -15.78%
Scotland 0 7 £325 +30.00% 2
Wales -5 7 £419 +8.06% 3
East Sussex +2 6 £425 +70.00% 1
West Sussex -13 6 - - 1
Hampshire -17 6 £285 -26.45% 1
Manchester -18 6 £500 +90.47% 2
East of England +7 5 £160 - 4
Reading +1 5 £375 -21.05% 3
Birmingham - 5 £190 - 2
Crawley - 5 - - 1
Fareham - 5 £276 - 1
Coventry 0 4 £338 -6.25%
Swindon 0 4 £200 -15.78%
Bristol -10 4 £123 +22.50% 3
Hertfordshire +12 3 £160 - 3
Bracknell - 3 £300 -
East Midlands -4 2 - - 3
Croydon -6 2 £450 -20.00%
Edinburgh - 2 £325 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £300 - 2

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 188 (56.97%) Cisco
2 107 (32.42%) Windows
3 100 (30.30%) WAN
4 88 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 87 (26.36%) Firewall
6 82 (24.85%) LAN
7 78 (23.64%) Active Directory
8 72 (21.82%) VoIP
9 71 (21.52%) Finance
10 55 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 54 (16.36%) Telecoms
12 52 (15.76%) Cisco Certification
13 51 (15.45%) MPLS
13 51 (15.45%) TCP/IP
14 50 (15.15%) Nortel
15 48 (14.55%) Lync
16 47 (14.24%) ITIL
17 45 (13.64%) MS Office
17 45 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
18 44 (13.33%) Juniper
19 41 (12.42%) Migration
20 40 (12.12%) IP Telephony
21 39 (11.82%) CheckPoint
22 38 (11.52%) VPN
22 38 (11.52%) Wireless
22 38 (11.52%) Windows 7
23 37 (11.21%) CCNA
24 35 (10.61%) VMware
25 34 (10.30%) Citrix
26 32 (9.70%) Windows Server 2008

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 55 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 48 (14.55%) Lync
3 23 (6.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (5.15%) SharePoint
5 16 (4.85%) Office Communications Server
6 11 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (3.33%) IIS
6 11 (3.33%) IBM Notes
7 7 (2.12%) CMS
7 7 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.91%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.91%) LiveLink
9 3 (0.91%) Live Communications Server
10 2 (0.61%) SAS
10 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.61%) Confluence
11 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.30%) GroupWise
Applications
1 45 (13.64%) MS Office
2 26 (7.88%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.21%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.30%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.82%) Office 365
2 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (30.30%) WAN
2 87 (26.36%) Firewall
3 82 (24.85%) LAN
4 72 (21.82%) VoIP
5 51 (15.45%) TCP/IP
5 51 (15.45%) MPLS
6 40 (12.12%) IP Telephony
7 38 (11.52%) Wireless
7 38 (11.52%) VPN
8 24 (7.27%) DNS
8 24 (7.27%) PBX
9 23 (6.97%) WLAN
10 22 (6.67%) DHCP
11 20 (6.06%) Internet
12 18 (5.45%) BGP
13 16 (4.85%) H.323
13 16 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (4.85%) Ethernet
14 15 (4.55%) OSPF
14 15 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.21%) MySQL
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.30%) QlikView
5 1 (0.30%) DB2
5 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.30%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Subversion
1 2 (0.61%) JIRA
1 2 (0.61%) Git (software)
General
1 71 (21.52%) Finance
2 54 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 28 (8.48%) Banking
4 6 (1.82%) Billing
5 4 (1.21%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.21%) Law
6 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.91%) Local Government
6 3 (0.91%) Marketing
6 3 (0.91%) French Language
7 2 (0.61%) Back Office
7 2 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Front Office
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 64 (19.39%) Analyst
2 42 (12.73%) Network Engineer
3 32 (9.70%) Support Engineer
4 31 (9.39%) Voice Engineer
5 26 (7.88%) Architect
6 21 (6.36%) Desktop Support
7 19 (5.76%) Project Manager
8 18 (5.45%) Consultant
9 17 (5.15%) Network Manager
10 16 (4.85%) Cisco Engineer
11 14 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (3.94%) Support Analyst
12 13 (3.94%) Service Analyst
12 13 (3.94%) Cisco Voice Engineer
13 12 (3.64%) Network Analyst
13 12 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
13 12 (3.64%) Network Support
13 12 (3.64%) Desktop Engineer
14 10 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 9 (2.73%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.03%) XMPP
2 4 (1.21%) Middleware
2 4 (1.21%) VXML
3 3 (0.91%) JSON
3 3 (0.91%) jQuery
3 3 (0.91%) XML
4 1 (0.30%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
2 28 (8.48%) Blackberry
3 23 (6.97%) IVR
4 15 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.64%) Clustering
6 7 (2.12%) e-Health
6 7 (2.12%) NHS
6 7 (2.12%) Handset
7 6 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.52%) Streaming Media
9 4 (1.21%) Replication
9 4 (1.21%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.21%) Life Science
9 4 (1.21%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.21%) Celerra
9 4 (1.21%) User Experience
9 4 (1.21%) iPad
10 3 (0.91%) PKI
10 3 (0.91%) CMDB
10 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 107 (32.42%) Windows
2 38 (11.52%) Windows 7
3 32 (9.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (7.27%) Windows XP
5 18 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (4.85%) Linux
8 11 (3.33%) Solaris
8 11 (3.33%) Android
9 10 (3.03%) UNIX
10 4 (1.21%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.61%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.61%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (14.24%) ITIL
2 41 (12.42%) Migration
3 26 (7.88%) Service Delivery
4 24 (7.27%) Project Management
5 19 (5.76%) Change Management
6 18 (5.45%) Change Control
7 17 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (4.85%) CRM
9 13 (3.94%) Configuration Management
10 12 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (2.73%) Incident Management
11 9 (2.73%) WFM
11 9 (2.73%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (2.42%) Capacity Management
12 8 (2.42%) Business Continuity
13 7 (2.12%) Network Design
13 7 (2.12%) Workflow
13 7 (2.12%) Cisco ICM Scripting
13 7 (2.12%) Mentoring
14 6 (1.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.36%) SQL
2 12 (3.64%) Java
3 8 (2.42%) C
4 3 (0.91%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.91%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (15.76%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (11.21%) CCNA
3 29 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (6.97%) MCSE
5 21 (6.36%) Security Cleared
6 20 (6.06%) SC Cleared
7 19 (5.76%) CCNP
8 14 (4.24%) MCITP
8 14 (4.24%) Degree
9 11 (3.33%) MCTS
9 11 (3.33%) MCSA
10 10 (3.03%) DV Cleared
11 9 (2.73%) VCP4
12 6 (1.82%) CCIE
12 6 (1.82%) Avaya Certification
13 5 (1.52%) MCDST
13 5 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.91%) ACSA
14 3 (0.91%) CCDP
14 3 (0.91%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.06%) SLA
2 6 (1.82%) QA
3 3 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 78 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.82%) Squid
4 6 (1.82%) UAG
5 5 (1.52%) vSphere
5 5 (1.52%) XenApp
5 5 (1.52%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.52%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.21%) ISA Server
6 4 (1.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.91%) vCloud
7 3 (0.91%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (5.15%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (2.73%) SCCM
3 8 (2.42%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (2.12%) OPNET
4 7 (2.12%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (1.82%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.21%) BladeLogic
6 4 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (1.21%) Control-M
6 4 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.91%) Cisco IPCC
7 3 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.61%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.61%) Nagios
8 2 (0.61%) WSUS
8 2 (0.61%) SCOM
8 2 (0.61%) NetCrunch
9 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 188 (56.97%) Cisco
2 88 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 50 (15.15%) Nortel
4 44 (13.33%) Juniper
5 39 (11.82%) CheckPoint
6 35 (10.61%) VMware
7 34 (10.30%) Citrix
8 25 (7.58%) Polycom
9 24 (7.27%) HP
10 23 (6.97%) Verint
11 22 (6.67%) Symantec
12 21 (6.36%) Oracle
13 20 (6.06%) McAfee
14 19 (5.76%) Mitel
15 18 (5.45%) SolarWinds
16 16 (4.85%) F5
17 14 (4.24%) EMC
18 13 (3.94%) Lotus
19 12 (3.64%) BT
20 10 (3.03%) CA
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