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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Avaya
Rank 420 425 358
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -67
Contract jobs citing Avaya 195 169 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.68% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 91 134
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £331 £378
% change year-on-year
+9.43% -12.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 16
Average hourly rate £19.46 £19.00 £17.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.39% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.62 £15.61 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.36 £49.20 £68.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -10.52%

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
26377 24679 27415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.88% 46.72% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14917 13801 13955
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1170 1104 1359
Average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.18% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +22 185 £361 +11.15% 50
South East +25 78 £350 -3.44% 15
London +8 48 £350 +3.70% 18
Kent +15 23 £363 - 1
North West -7 21 £403 +23.84% 3
Manchester -9 17 £403 +23.84% 1
Hampshire +4 15 £375 +25.00% 1
Surrey +14 13 £283 - 5
West Midlands -12 13 £413 +28.90% 5
East of England -25 12 £110 -39.72% 1
City of London +7 9 £356 +20.76% 3
Berkshire +7 8 £525 +183.78% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 8 £110 -45.00%
Birmingham -2 8 £400 +25.00% 1
Reading +8 7 £525 -
Milton Keynes +2 7 £135 -
Buckinghamshire -2 7 £135 -
East Midlands +6 5 £450 +40.62% 2
Oxfordshire -3 5 £210 - 2
Peterborough +13 4 £130 -35.00%
West Sussex -4 4 - - 3
South West -24 4 - -
Essex - 4 - -
Yorkshire -9 3 £360 +10.76% 5
Scotland -17 3 £155 -59.34%
Wales - 3 £338 -
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 - -
Cheshire +5 2 £429 +46.12%
Guildford +2 2 - - 1

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 141 (36.62%) Cisco
2 111 (28.83%) Microsoft
3 103 (26.75%) Finance
4 100 (25.97%) Windows
5 84 (21.82%) Firewall
6 83 (21.56%) Telecoms
7 81 (21.04%) Active Directory
8 77 (20.00%) WAN
9 74 (19.22%) VoIP
10 69 (17.92%) LAN
11 62 (16.10%) MS Exchange
11 62 (16.10%) ITIL
12 51 (13.25%) MS Excel
13 50 (12.99%) Migration
13 50 (12.99%) Lync
14 49 (12.73%) TCP/IP
15 48 (12.47%) Cisco Certification
16 46 (11.95%) IP Telephony
17 45 (11.69%) Citrix
17 45 (11.69%) MS Office
18 42 (10.91%) Project Management
19 40 (10.39%) Nortel
20 39 (10.13%) Windows 7
21 38 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
22 36 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
23 34 (8.83%) Juniper
23 34 (8.83%) CCNA
24 33 (8.57%) HP
24 33 (8.57%) DNS
25 32 (8.31%) Banking

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 62 (16.10%) MS Exchange
2 50 (12.99%) Lync
3 28 (7.27%) CMS
4 16 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.56%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (1.30%) IIS
9 4 (1.04%) NetWeaver
9 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.78%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.52%) Apache
11 2 (0.52%) SAS
12 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
Applications
1 51 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 45 (11.69%) MS Office
3 15 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.56%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.04%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.26%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.68%) Office 365
2 6 (1.56%) SaaS
3 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 84 (21.82%) Firewall
2 77 (20.00%) WAN
3 74 (19.22%) VoIP
4 69 (17.92%) LAN
5 49 (12.73%) TCP/IP
6 46 (11.95%) IP Telephony
7 33 (8.57%) DNS
8 29 (7.53%) PBX
9 28 (7.27%) VPN
10 27 (7.01%) Unified Communications
11 26 (6.75%) Wireless
12 25 (6.49%) DHCP
13 21 (5.45%) SAN
14 20 (5.19%) MPLS
15 15 (3.90%) ISDN
15 15 (3.90%) H.323
16 14 (3.64%) Network Security
17 12 (3.12%) OSPF
18 11 (2.86%) BGP
18 11 (2.86%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.30%) DB2
3 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.04%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.04%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.26%) MySQL
6 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Lombardi
General
1 103 (26.75%) Finance
2 83 (21.56%) Telecoms
3 32 (8.31%) Banking
4 8 (2.08%) Back Office
5 6 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.04%) Marketing
6 4 (1.04%) German Language
7 3 (0.78%) Legal
7 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.52%) Billing
8 2 (0.52%) Law
8 2 (0.52%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Retail
9 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 82 (21.30%) Analyst
2 44 (11.43%) Project Manager
3 42 (10.91%) Network Engineer
4 38 (9.87%) Architect
5 34 (8.83%) Voice Engineer
6 27 (7.01%) Support Engineer
7 26 (6.75%) Support Analyst
8 24 (6.23%) 2nd Line Support
9 23 (5.97%) Avaya Engineer
10 18 (4.68%) Service Analyst
11 16 (4.16%) Service Desk Analyst
12 14 (3.64%) Network Analyst
13 13 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (3.38%) Desktop Support
14 12 (3.12%) Technical Architect
15 11 (2.86%) Consultant
15 11 (2.86%) Network Manager
16 10 (2.60%) Infrastructure Manager
16 10 (2.60%) Avaya Specialist
16 10 (2.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.04%) .NET
2 3 (0.78%) VXML
3 2 (0.52%) HTML
3 2 (0.52%) Middleware
3 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.52%) Web Services
3 2 (0.52%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.26%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.26%) ODBC
4 1 (0.26%) J2EE
4 1 (0.26%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.53%) Video Conferencing
2 28 (7.27%) Blackberry
3 18 (4.68%) IVR
4 15 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.38%) iPhone
6 12 (3.12%) Fat Client
6 12 (3.12%) Thin Client
7 8 (2.08%) Clustering
8 7 (1.82%) iPad
9 6 (1.56%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.04%) Handset
11 3 (0.78%) AS400
11 3 (0.78%) PDA
11 3 (0.78%) Life Science
12 2 (0.52%) Wiki
12 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.52%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.52%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 100 (25.97%) Windows
2 39 (10.13%) Windows 7
3 38 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (6.75%) Linux
5 25 (6.49%) Windows XP
6 19 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (4.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.34%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.08%) Solaris
10 7 (1.82%) UNIX
10 7 (1.82%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.30%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.30%) Android
12 4 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.52%) SUSE
14 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (16.10%) ITIL
2 50 (12.99%) Migration
3 42 (10.91%) Project Management
4 20 (5.19%) CRM
5 18 (4.68%) Service Delivery
6 17 (4.42%) Incident Management
7 16 (4.16%) Change Management
8 13 (3.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (3.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (3.38%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (2.60%) Identity Management
9 10 (2.60%) PRINCE2
9 10 (2.60%) Load Balancing
10 9 (2.34%) Problem Management
10 9 (2.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (2.08%) WFM
11 8 (2.08%) Project Planning
11 8 (2.08%) Mentoring
11 8 (2.08%) Change Control
12 7 (1.82%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.97%) SQL
2 11 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.82%) Java
3 7 (1.82%) VBScript
4 3 (0.78%) VB
4 3 (0.78%) VBA
5 2 (0.52%) Python
5 2 (0.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.52%) C
5 2 (0.52%) C#
5 2 (0.52%) Ruby
5 2 (0.52%) Erlang
6 1 (0.26%) COBOL
6 1 (0.26%) JCL
Qualifications
1 48 (12.47%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (8.83%) CCNA
4 29 (7.53%) CCNP
5 27 (7.01%) MCSE
6 17 (4.42%) Security Cleared
7 12 (3.12%) MCITP
8 10 (2.60%) SC Cleared
8 10 (2.60%) Avaya Certification
9 8 (2.08%) MCP
10 7 (1.82%) MCSA
11 5 (1.30%) CCDP
11 5 (1.30%) Degree
11 5 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.04%) CCVP
12 4 (1.04%) CCIE
12 4 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.78%) RHCE
13 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.78%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.97%) SLA
2 5 (1.30%) QA
3 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 81 (21.04%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.38%) XenApp
4 12 (3.12%) vSphere
5 11 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.04%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.04%) ISA Server
6 4 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.78%) MetaFrame
7 3 (0.78%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.52%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.52%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.52%) vCloud
9 1 (0.26%) SRDF
9 1 (0.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.26%) UAG
9 1 (0.26%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.26%) Squid
9 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.26%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 24 (6.23%) SCCM
2 13 (3.38%) Backup Exec
3 10 (2.60%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (2.08%) SCOM
5 6 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.30%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.04%) SCSM
8 3 (0.78%) WSUS
8 3 (0.78%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.78%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (0.78%) OPNET
9 2 (0.52%) Nagios
10 1 (0.26%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.26%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.26%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 141 (36.62%) Cisco
2 111 (28.83%) Microsoft
3 45 (11.69%) Citrix
4 40 (10.39%) Nortel
5 34 (8.83%) Juniper
6 33 (8.57%) HP
7 29 (7.53%) VMware
8 27 (7.01%) CheckPoint
9 26 (6.75%) Verint
10 22 (5.71%) Symantec
11 21 (5.45%) Genesys
12 18 (4.68%) F5
13 17 (4.42%) Mitel
14 16 (4.16%) EMC
15 15 (3.90%) Polycom
16 13 (3.38%) Blue Coat
17 12 (3.12%) Oracle
18 11 (2.86%) Apple
19 10 (2.60%) BT
19 10 (2.60%) Acme Packet
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