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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Avaya
Rank 446 394 410
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +16
Contract jobs citing Avaya 148 191 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.81% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 97 60
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£386 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £120 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £325 £284
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +14.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £12.90 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £24.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.89
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.86%

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
24131 23508 21489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.03% 44.95% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14085 13312 11404
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1044 1167
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -62 130 £386 +10.35% 46
London +3 74 £415 -2.35% 21
South East -18 28 £336 +5.00% 15
City of London +23 19 £456 +10.60% 10
Surrey +11 14 £388 +222.91% 9
East of England +7 7 £190 +11.76% 2
Scotland -5 6 £400 +25.00% 3
West Yorkshire -17 6 - -
Yorkshire -21 6 - -
North West -34 6 £425 -8.60% 4
West Lothian - 6 £400 -
Berkshire +2 5 £256 +9.04%
Guildford - 5 £388 - 1
Wales -4 4 £270 -16.92%
Reading - 4 £256 -
Livingston - 4 £400 -
Hampshire 0 3 £375 -28.57% 1
Croydon -8 3 £450 -9.09%
East Midlands -9 3 £450 -
Leeds -14 3 - -
Cheshire -17 3 £463 -5.61%
West Sussex -20 3 £213 -46.87% 1
West Midlands -23 3 £401 +33.50% 1
Camberley - 3 £400 -
Knutsford -1 2 £463 -5.61%
Hertfordshire -8 2 - - 1
South West -14 2 £125 -62.99% 2
Manchester -17 2 £315 -10.00% 3
Swansea - 2 £265 -
Derbyshire - 2 £418 -

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 165 (56.12%) Cisco
2 82 (27.89%) Windows
3 79 (26.87%) VoIP
4 75 (25.51%) Finance
5 69 (23.47%) WAN
5 69 (23.47%) Active Directory
6 66 (22.45%) Firewall
7 57 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
8 56 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 54 (18.37%) Telecoms
10 53 (18.03%) LAN
11 46 (15.65%) Lync
12 40 (13.61%) Unified Communications
12 40 (13.61%) IP Telephony
13 39 (13.27%) CheckPoint
14 37 (12.59%) PBX
14 37 (12.59%) Wireless
15 36 (12.24%) MS Exchange
16 35 (11.90%) TCP/IP
17 34 (11.56%) Nortel
18 33 (11.22%) Oracle
19 32 (10.88%) SQL
19 32 (10.88%) CCNA
20 31 (10.54%) Migration
20 31 (10.54%) MPLS
20 31 (10.54%) Project Management
21 30 (10.20%) Citrix
22 29 (9.86%) Data Centre
23 28 (9.52%) Juniper
24 26 (8.84%) VPN

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 46 (15.65%) Lync
2 36 (12.24%) MS Exchange
3 22 (7.48%) CMS
4 15 (5.10%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (3.40%) IIS
7 9 (3.06%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.02%) Live Communications Server
9 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.68%) SAS
10 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.68%) Confluence
10 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.34%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.34%) GroupWise
Applications
1 22 (7.48%) MS Office
2 9 (3.06%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.68%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 79 (26.87%) VoIP
2 69 (23.47%) WAN
3 66 (22.45%) Firewall
4 53 (18.03%) LAN
5 40 (13.61%) Unified Communications
5 40 (13.61%) IP Telephony
6 37 (12.59%) PBX
6 37 (12.59%) Wireless
7 35 (11.90%) TCP/IP
8 31 (10.54%) MPLS
9 26 (8.84%) VPN
10 24 (8.16%) DNS
11 23 (7.82%) SAN
12 22 (7.48%) H.323
13 21 (7.14%) DHCP
14 14 (4.76%) BGP
15 12 (4.08%) OSPF
15 12 (4.08%) Internet
15 12 (4.08%) CTI
16 11 (3.74%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.02%) MySQL
4 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.68%) Subversion
1 2 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 75 (25.51%) Finance
2 54 (18.37%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.78%) Banking
4 5 (1.70%) Billing
5 4 (1.36%) Law
5 4 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.02%) Japanese Language
6 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 2 (0.68%) Electronics
7 2 (0.68%) Local Government
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (14.63%) Voice Engineer
2 39 (13.27%) Analyst
3 34 (11.56%) Network Engineer
4 32 (10.88%) Architect
5 30 (10.20%) Support Engineer
6 29 (9.86%) Avaya Engineer
7 24 (8.16%) Consultant
8 22 (7.48%) Project Manager
9 14 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
10 13 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (4.08%) Unified Communications Engineer
12 11 (3.74%) Cisco Voice Engineer
12 11 (3.74%) Administrator
13 10 (3.40%) Support Analyst
14 9 (3.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 9 (3.06%) Infrastructure Architect
14 9 (3.06%) Desktop Support
15 8 (2.72%) Network Support
15 8 (2.72%) Network Architect
16 7 (2.38%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.70%) JSON
1 5 (1.70%) XMPP
1 5 (1.70%) Middleware
1 5 (1.70%) .NET
2 4 (1.36%) jQuery
3 3 (1.02%) WCF
3 3 (1.02%) VXML
3 3 (1.02%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.02%) XML
4 2 (0.68%) SOAP
4 2 (0.68%) Web Services
4 2 (0.68%) REST
4 2 (0.68%) Ext JS
5 1 (0.34%) WPF
5 1 (0.34%) Ajax
5 1 (0.34%) CSS3
5 1 (0.34%) HTML5
5 1 (0.34%) HTML
5 1 (0.34%) COM
5 1 (0.34%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.86%) Data Centre
2 24 (8.16%) Video Conferencing
3 21 (7.14%) IVR
4 14 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.42%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.40%) Clustering
7 9 (3.06%) NHS
8 6 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.04%) User Experience
9 4 (1.36%) Biometrics
9 4 (1.36%) Replication
9 4 (1.36%) Celerra
10 3 (1.02%) PKI
11 2 (0.68%) DTV
11 2 (0.68%) Handset
11 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.68%) CMDB
11 2 (0.68%) iPhone
12 1 (0.34%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 82 (27.89%) Windows
2 22 (7.48%) Windows 7
3 19 (6.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (6.12%) Windows XP
5 17 (5.78%) Linux
6 14 (4.76%) Solaris
6 14 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (4.08%) UNIX
9 7 (2.38%) Android
9 7 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.02%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.02%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (10.54%) Migration
1 31 (10.54%) Project Management
2 26 (8.84%) Change Management
3 24 (8.16%) Service Delivery
3 24 (8.16%) ITIL
4 14 (4.76%) CRM
5 12 (4.08%) Configuration Management
5 12 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (3.06%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (3.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (2.72%) B2B
7 8 (2.72%) Change Control
7 8 (2.72%) Incident Management
7 8 (2.72%) Performance Management
8 7 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (2.38%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 7 (2.38%) Network Management
8 7 (2.38%) Service Management
9 6 (2.04%) Validation
9 6 (2.04%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.88%) SQL
2 10 (3.40%) C
3 6 (2.04%) Java
3 6 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.70%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.02%) C#
6 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (10.88%) CCNA
3 23 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (6.12%) Degree
5 16 (5.44%) CCNP
6 15 (5.10%) Security Cleared
6 15 (5.10%) MCSE
7 14 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 9 (3.06%) MCTS
8 9 (3.06%) MCSA
9 8 (2.72%) Avaya Certification
10 7 (2.38%) MCITP
11 6 (2.04%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.36%) A+ Certification
13 3 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
14 2 (0.68%) CCIE
14 2 (0.68%) CCDP
14 2 (0.68%) MCP
14 2 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.68%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.70%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (23.47%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.72%) ProxySG
4 5 (1.70%) XenApp
4 5 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.70%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.36%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (1.36%) vSphere
5 4 (1.36%) UAG
6 3 (1.02%) Squid
6 3 (1.02%) vCloud
7 2 (0.68%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.34%) Xen
8 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.34%) Firmware
8 1 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (4.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (3.74%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (2.72%) SCCM
4 7 (2.38%) BladeLogic
4 7 (2.38%) Control-M
4 7 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (1.36%) SCOM
6 3 (1.02%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.02%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (1.02%) Nagios
7 2 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.68%) NetCrunch
7 2 (0.68%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.68%) vMotion
8 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 165 (56.12%) Cisco
2 56 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 39 (13.27%) CheckPoint
4 34 (11.56%) Nortel
5 33 (11.22%) Oracle
6 30 (10.20%) Citrix
7 28 (9.52%) Juniper
8 23 (7.82%) VMware
9 20 (6.80%) Mitel
10 19 (6.46%) Symantec
11 16 (5.44%) Blue Coat
12 15 (5.10%) Genesys
13 14 (4.76%) HP
13 14 (4.76%) SolarWinds
14 13 (4.42%) Verint
15 12 (4.08%) Nokia
16 11 (3.74%) Tandberg
17 9 (3.06%) McAfee
18 8 (2.72%) F5
19 7 (2.38%) Polycom
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Rate: £180 - £200 per day
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City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
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Atech Support
Rate: From £100 to £150 per day 6-12 month contract with the opportunity to
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Surrey
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Rate: £400 - £424 per day
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Norfolk
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: £300 per day
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City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £410 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
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Docklands
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