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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Avaya
Rank 459 409 416
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +7
Contract jobs citing Avaya 141 163 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.69% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 82 64
Average daily rate
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£300 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £165 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £519 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £11.54 £12.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £16.30 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -27.27%

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
24335 23603 21491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 45.47% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13863 12950 11452
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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 1039 1048 1185
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 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 27 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 -46 116 £300 -16.66% 66
London -20 41 £313 -30.55% 19
South East -32 26 £325 -16.12% 15
West Midlands -4 16 £328 -7.74% 3
City of London +17 13 £313 +8.69% 8
South West -17 13 £175 -26.31% 4
Scotland +3 11 - - 3
North West -15 10 £463 +68.18% 10
Wales +4 9 £331 +1.92%
Berkshire -8 9 £300 -36.84% 2
Surrey +8 8 £275 +69.23% 3
Wiltshire +7 7 £200 -21.56% 2
East of England +9 6 £175 - 3
Bristol 0 6 £125 +25.00% 1
East Sussex 0 5 £275 +6.28%
Reading -1 5 £350 -26.31% 1
Coventry +2 4 £338 -6.25%
Birmingham -16 4 £260 -25.71% 1
Brighton - 4 £375 -
Cheshire - 4 £363 - 6
Hertfordshire +5 3 £160 -
Hampshire -10 3 £375 -3.22% 3
Manchester -18 3 £500 +81.81% 2
West Sussex -20 3 - - 2
Essex +10 2 £233 -
South Wales +2 2 £275 -15.38%
Crawley -4 2 - - 1
East Midlands -5 2 - - 1
Croydon -9 2 £450 -18.18%
West Yorkshire -10 2 - - 5

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 187 (59.55%) Cisco
2 109 (34.71%) Windows
3 96 (30.57%) WAN
4 90 (28.66%) Firewall
5 86 (27.39%) Microsoft
6 81 (25.80%) LAN
7 78 (24.84%) Active Directory
8 72 (22.93%) VoIP
9 65 (20.70%) Finance
10 59 (18.79%) Cisco Certification
11 56 (17.83%) Telecoms
12 52 (16.56%) MPLS
12 52 (16.56%) TCP/IP
13 50 (15.92%) MS Exchange
14 49 (15.61%) Nortel
14 49 (15.61%) Lync
15 44 (14.01%) CheckPoint
16 42 (13.38%) CCNA
16 42 (13.38%) Wireless
17 40 (12.74%) ITIL
17 40 (12.74%) MS Office
18 39 (12.42%) VPN
18 39 (12.42%) IP Telephony
19 38 (12.10%) Juniper
20 37 (11.78%) VMware
21 36 (11.46%) Migration
21 36 (11.46%) Video Conferencing
22 35 (11.15%) Windows 7
23 33 (10.51%) Citrix
24 32 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 50 (15.92%) MS Exchange
2 49 (15.61%) Lync
3 20 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (6.37%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.14%) Office Communications Server
5 12 (3.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (3.50%) IIS
7 8 (2.55%) IBM Notes
7 8 (2.55%) CMS
8 6 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.96%) LiveLink
9 3 (0.96%) Live Communications Server
9 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.64%) SAS
10 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.64%) Confluence
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.32%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 40 (12.74%) MS Office
2 23 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.27%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 96 (30.57%) WAN
2 90 (28.66%) Firewall
3 81 (25.80%) LAN
4 72 (22.93%) VoIP
5 52 (16.56%) TCP/IP
5 52 (16.56%) MPLS
6 42 (13.38%) Wireless
7 39 (12.42%) IP Telephony
7 39 (12.42%) VPN
8 27 (8.60%) DNS
9 25 (7.96%) DHCP
9 25 (7.96%) Internet
10 24 (7.64%) PBX
11 21 (6.69%) WLAN
12 19 (6.05%) Ethernet
12 19 (6.05%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (6.05%) Unified Communications
13 18 (5.73%) BGP
14 17 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (5.10%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.96%) MySQL
4 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.32%) QlikView
5 1 (0.32%) DB2
5 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Subversion
1 2 (0.64%) JIRA
1 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 65 (20.70%) Finance
2 56 (17.83%) Telecoms
3 24 (7.64%) Banking
4 6 (1.91%) Billing
5 5 (1.59%) Law
6 3 (0.96%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.96%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.96%) Local Government
6 3 (0.96%) French Language
6 3 (0.96%) Japanese Language
6 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.64%) Marketing
7 2 (0.64%) Back Office
7 2 (0.64%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Front Office
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 53 (16.88%) Analyst
2 48 (15.29%) Network Engineer
3 35 (11.15%) Support Engineer
4 32 (10.19%) Voice Engineer
5 27 (8.60%) Architect
6 17 (5.41%) Consultant
6 17 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 16 (5.10%) Project Manager
7 16 (5.10%) Desktop Support
8 15 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (4.14%) Network Support
9 13 (4.14%) Cisco Voice Engineer
10 12 (3.82%) Avaya Engineer
11 11 (3.50%) Network Analyst
11 11 (3.50%) Support Analyst
12 9 (2.87%) Service Analyst
12 9 (2.87%) Technical Architect
12 9 (2.87%) Network Manager
12 9 (2.87%) Telephony Engineer
12 9 (2.87%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.18%) XMPP
2 5 (1.59%) JSON
3 4 (1.27%) Middleware
3 4 (1.27%) VXML
4 3 (0.96%) jQuery
4 3 (0.96%) XML
5 2 (0.64%) REST
5 2 (0.64%) WCF
5 2 (0.64%) .NET
5 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.64%) SOAP
5 2 (0.64%) Web Services
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.46%) Video Conferencing
2 25 (7.96%) Blackberry
3 22 (7.01%) IVR
4 19 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.82%) Clustering
6 9 (2.87%) NHS
7 8 (2.55%) Handset
8 7 (2.23%) e-Health
8 7 (2.23%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.59%) Streaming Media
9 5 (1.59%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.27%) Replication
10 4 (1.27%) Biometrics
10 4 (1.27%) Celerra
10 4 (1.27%) User Experience
10 4 (1.27%) iPad
11 3 (0.96%) PKI
11 3 (0.96%) Life Science
11 3 (0.96%) CMDB
11 3 (0.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 109 (34.71%) Windows
2 35 (11.15%) Windows 7
3 32 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (7.32%) Windows XP
5 20 (6.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (5.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (5.10%) Linux
8 12 (3.82%) Solaris
9 10 (3.18%) UNIX
10 9 (2.87%) Android
11 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.96%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.64%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (12.74%) ITIL
2 36 (11.46%) Migration
3 31 (9.87%) Service Delivery
4 25 (7.96%) Project Management
5 19 (6.05%) Change Control
6 18 (5.73%) Change Management
7 14 (4.46%) CRM
8 13 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (4.14%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (3.50%) Configuration Management
10 9 (2.87%) WFM
10 9 (2.87%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (2.55%) Mentoring
11 8 (2.55%) Incident Management
11 8 (2.55%) B2B
11 8 (2.55%) Business Continuity
12 7 (2.23%) Workflow
12 7 (2.23%) Network Design
12 7 (2.23%) Capacity Management
12 7 (2.23%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.32%) SQL
2 10 (3.18%) C
3 9 (2.87%) Java
4 3 (0.96%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.64%) C#
5 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (18.79%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (13.38%) CCNA
3 29 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (7.01%) Security Cleared
5 21 (6.69%) SC Cleared
5 21 (6.69%) MCSE
6 19 (6.05%) CCNP
7 16 (5.10%) Degree
8 10 (3.18%) DV Cleared
9 9 (2.87%) MCTS
9 9 (2.87%) MCITP
9 9 (2.87%) MCSA
10 6 (1.91%) CCIE
10 6 (1.91%) Avaya Certification
11 5 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.27%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (0.96%) CCVP
13 3 (0.96%) CCSE
13 3 (0.96%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.78%) SLA
2 5 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (24.84%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.18%) UAG
4 9 (2.87%) Squid
5 8 (2.55%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.59%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.59%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.27%) XenApp
7 4 (1.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 4 (1.27%) vSphere
8 3 (0.96%) vCloud
8 3 (0.96%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.96%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.64%) NFS
9 2 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (4.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (2.87%) FortiGate
2 9 (2.87%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (2.55%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (2.55%) SCCM
4 7 (2.23%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (1.91%) OPNET
6 4 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (1.27%) Control-M
6 4 (1.27%) BladeLogic
6 4 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.96%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.64%) Nagios
8 2 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.64%) NetCrunch
8 2 (0.64%) SCOM
8 2 (0.64%) vMotion
9 1 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 187 (59.55%) Cisco
2 86 (27.39%) Microsoft
3 49 (15.61%) Nortel
4 44 (14.01%) CheckPoint
5 38 (12.10%) Juniper
6 37 (11.78%) VMware
7 33 (10.51%) Citrix
8 23 (7.32%) Mitel
8 23 (7.32%) Polycom
9 22 (7.01%) HP
9 22 (7.01%) McAfee
10 21 (6.69%) Oracle
11 19 (6.05%) SolarWinds
11 19 (6.05%) Verint
12 18 (5.73%) Symantec
13 16 (5.10%) F5
14 12 (3.82%) BT
15 10 (3.18%) Lotus
15 10 (3.18%) CA
15 10 (3.18%) EMC
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