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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Avaya
Rank 433 388 382
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -6
Contract jobs citing Avaya 139 174 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.78% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 83 82
Average daily rate
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£278 £319 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% -22.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £163 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.80% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £27.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -45.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £17.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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
22941 22351 21486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 45.76% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13405 12390 11237
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 996 968 1337
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.31 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Avaya within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Avaya Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 January 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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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 -45 125 £278 -12.94% 72
London -10 40 £265 -18.46% 29
South East -13 37 £388 +29.16% 10
South West -1 19 £175 - 5
Wiltshire - 14 £200 - 1
City of London +9 10 £355 +1.42% 10
West Midlands 0 10 £175 -55.12% 6
Hampshire -13 10 £400 +3.22% 1
Berkshire -1 9 £300 -4.00% 2
Scotland -14 9 £294 +3.07% 1
North West -3 8 £313 +25.00% 8
Surrey -6 7 £270 -5.26%
Manchester -2 6 - - 2
East of England -8 6 £125 -63.76% 2
West Sussex -10 6 - - 3
East Sussex -6 5 £425 +17.24%
Crawley - 5 - - 1
Bristol - 4 £123 - 1
Swindon - 4 £200 -
Reading +6 3 £400 -15.78% 1
Bracknell - 3 £300 -
Edinburgh - 3 £325 -
Cheshire +2 2 £313 -26.47% 6
Bedfordshire - 2 £125 -
Southampton - 2 £400 -
Birmingham - 2 £120 - 2
Luton - 2 £125 -
East Midlands - 2 - - 6
Docklands, London +11 1 £265 -47.00%
Hertfordshire -4 1 £160 - 2

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 195 (56.85%) Cisco
2 103 (30.03%) Windows
3 99 (28.86%) Microsoft
4 96 (27.99%) WAN
5 91 (26.53%) Firewall
6 88 (25.66%) LAN
7 79 (23.03%) Active Directory
8 74 (21.57%) ITIL
9 73 (21.28%) VoIP
10 70 (20.41%) Finance
11 69 (20.12%) MS Exchange
12 61 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
13 57 (16.62%) Nortel
14 55 (16.03%) TCP/IP
15 52 (15.16%) Telecoms
16 51 (14.87%) Juniper
16 51 (14.87%) Lync
17 49 (14.29%) MS Office
18 47 (13.70%) MPLS
19 46 (13.41%) CCNA
19 46 (13.41%) Video Conferencing
20 44 (12.83%) IP Telephony
21 42 (12.24%) VPN
22 40 (11.66%) Migration
23 39 (11.37%) Windows 7
24 34 (9.91%) Windows Server 2008
24 34 (9.91%) MS Excel
24 34 (9.91%) CheckPoint
25 33 (9.62%) Blackberry
25 33 (9.62%) Wireless

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 69 (20.12%) MS Exchange
2 51 (14.87%) Lync
3 26 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (5.25%) Office Communications Server
5 16 (4.66%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (3.21%) IBM Notes
8 9 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (2.04%) CMS
9 7 (2.04%) IIS
10 5 (1.46%) NetWeaver
11 4 (1.17%) SAS
12 3 (0.87%) Live Communications Server
12 3 (0.87%) LiveLink
13 1 (0.29%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.29%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.29%) Apache
Applications
1 49 (14.29%) MS Office
2 34 (9.91%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.17%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.58%) MS Project
6 2 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.46%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.29%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.75%) Office 365
2 3 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (27.99%) WAN
2 91 (26.53%) Firewall
3 88 (25.66%) LAN
4 73 (21.28%) VoIP
5 55 (16.03%) TCP/IP
6 47 (13.70%) MPLS
7 44 (12.83%) IP Telephony
8 42 (12.24%) VPN
9 33 (9.62%) Wireless
10 28 (8.16%) DNS
11 26 (7.58%) PBX
12 23 (6.71%) WLAN
13 22 (6.41%) DHCP
14 17 (4.96%) Network Security
14 17 (4.96%) Internet
15 16 (4.66%) Ethernet
15 16 (4.66%) H.323
16 15 (4.37%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (4.37%) SAN
17 14 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.46%) SAP BW
2 5 (1.46%) DB2
2 5 (1.46%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.29%) QlikView
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.29%) MySQL
General
1 70 (20.41%) Finance
2 52 (15.16%) Telecoms
3 27 (7.87%) Banking
4 5 (1.46%) Multimedia
5 3 (0.87%) Billing
5 3 (0.87%) French Language
6 2 (0.58%) Back Office
6 2 (0.58%) Law
6 2 (0.58%) Marketing
6 2 (0.58%) Local Government
7 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (21.28%) Analyst
2 47 (13.70%) Network Engineer
3 33 (9.62%) Voice Engineer
4 28 (8.16%) Support Engineer
5 23 (6.71%) Project Manager
5 23 (6.71%) Consultant
6 21 (6.12%) Architect
7 19 (5.54%) Desktop Support
8 17 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 17 (4.96%) Network Manager
9 16 (4.66%) Support Analyst
10 15 (4.37%) Service Analyst
11 14 (4.08%) Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (4.08%) Network Analyst
12 12 (3.50%) Cisco Engineer
13 11 (3.21%) Desktop Engineer
14 10 (2.92%) Network Support
14 10 (2.92%) Avaya Engineer
15 9 (2.62%) Avaya Specialist
15 9 (2.62%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.33%) XMPP
2 4 (1.17%) Middleware
3 3 (0.87%) SAP Basis
3 3 (0.87%) VXML
4 1 (0.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.41%) Video Conferencing
2 33 (9.62%) Blackberry
3 20 (5.83%) IVR
4 12 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.21%) Clustering
6 8 (2.33%) iPad
7 7 (2.04%) e-Health
7 7 (2.04%) Handset
7 7 (2.04%) NHS
8 6 (1.75%) iPhone
9 5 (1.46%) Streaming Media
9 5 (1.46%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.46%) Life Science
9 5 (1.46%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.17%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.17%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.17%) PDA
11 3 (0.87%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.87%) PKI
11 3 (0.87%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 103 (30.03%) Windows
2 39 (11.37%) Windows 7
3 34 (9.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (7.00%) Windows XP
5 23 (6.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (4.66%) Linux
6 16 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.50%) Android
8 6 (1.75%) Solaris
8 6 (1.75%) UNIX
9 5 (1.46%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (21.57%) ITIL
2 40 (11.66%) Migration
3 27 (7.87%) Service Delivery
4 24 (7.00%) Project Management
5 20 (5.83%) CRM
6 19 (5.54%) Change Management
7 17 (4.96%) Change Control
8 12 (3.50%) Incident Management
9 11 (3.21%) Mentoring
9 11 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (2.62%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (2.62%) Performance Analysis
10 9 (2.62%) Configuration Management
11 8 (2.33%) Coaching
11 8 (2.33%) Problem Management
11 8 (2.33%) WFM
11 8 (2.33%) Network Design
12 7 (2.04%) Asset Management
12 7 (2.04%) Network Load Balancing
12 7 (2.04%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.54%) SQL
2 9 (2.62%) Java
3 6 (1.75%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.87%) VBScript
5 2 (0.58%) VBA
5 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.29%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (13.41%) CCNA
3 32 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (8.75%) CCNP
5 25 (7.29%) MCSE
6 19 (5.54%) Security Cleared
7 17 (4.96%) SC Cleared
8 15 (4.37%) Degree
8 15 (4.37%) MCITP
9 11 (3.21%) MCTS
9 11 (3.21%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.62%) MCSA
11 6 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.75%) CCIE
11 6 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.46%) MCDST
12 5 (1.46%) CCVP
13 4 (1.17%) Avaya Certification
14 3 (0.87%) CCSE
14 3 (0.87%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.00%) SLA
2 5 (1.46%) QA
3 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (23.03%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.04%) UAG
3 7 (2.04%) ISA Server
4 6 (1.75%) Squid
5 5 (1.46%) vSphere
6 4 (1.17%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.17%) vCloud
6 4 (1.17%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.17%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.87%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.87%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.58%) XenApp
9 1 (0.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (4.08%) SCCM
1 14 (4.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (2.04%) CA Spectrum
2 7 (2.04%) OPNET
3 6 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (1.75%) FortiGate
3 6 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (1.46%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.17%) Control-M
5 4 (1.17%) Nagios
5 4 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.17%) SCOM
5 4 (1.17%) BladeLogic
5 4 (1.17%) WSUS
6 3 (0.87%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (0.87%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (0.87%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.29%) NetCrunch
7 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 195 (56.85%) Cisco
2 99 (28.86%) Microsoft
3 57 (16.62%) Nortel
4 51 (14.87%) Juniper
5 34 (9.91%) CheckPoint
6 32 (9.33%) VMware
7 31 (9.04%) Citrix
7 31 (9.04%) HP
8 28 (8.16%) Polycom
9 24 (7.00%) Symantec
10 22 (6.41%) McAfee
11 20 (5.83%) Mitel
12 18 (5.25%) Verint
13 17 (4.96%) F5
14 15 (4.37%) SolarWinds
14 15 (4.37%) BT
15 13 (3.79%) Lotus
16 12 (3.50%) Oracle
17 11 (3.21%) Genesys
17 11 (3.21%) Dell
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Leicester, Leicestershire
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East Grinstead
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East Grinstead
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Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
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