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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Avaya
Rank 456 409 408
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -1
Contract jobs citing Avaya 142 194 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.78% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 100 68
Average daily rate
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£333 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.85% +16.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £118 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £520 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £269
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 12
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £11.53 £12.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £25.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -42.00%

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
25278 24817 22279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.41% 45.55% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14365 13927 11804
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £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 1094 1054 1189
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.00 £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 27 April 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 April 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 -71 115 £330 -5.71% 55
London -37 45 £350 -18.60% 20
South East -19 29 £343 +7.18% 10
City of London +18 18 £345 -1.42% 5
Surrey +9 16 £369 +207.29% 1
West Midlands -20 16 £330 +1.53% 3
Wales +3 10 £331 +1.92% 3
North West -34 10 £500 +42.85% 6
Scotland - 10 £400 - 3
West Lothian - 9 £400 - 1
West Wales - 8 £388 -
Swansea - 8 £388 -
Livingston - 7 £400 - 1
East of England +14 6 £175 -41.17% 4
Guildford +8 6 £388 -
Berkshire +4 5 £350 +12.00% 2
Croydon -7 5 £450 -18.18%
Reading +7 4 £350 -11.11% 1
Bristol +1 4 £125 +25.00% 3
Coventry -1 4 £338 -6.25%
Hampshire -6 4 £363 -10.49% 4
West Sussex -17 4 £213 -55.26%
Manchester -23 4 £500 +53.84% 4
South West -25 4 £125 -50.49% 7
Northern Ireland - 4 - - 1
County Antrim - 4 - - 1
Belfast - 4 - - 1
Cheshire -11 3 £425 +13.33%
West Yorkshire -13 3 - - 1
Birmingham -19 3 £260 +22.35% 1

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 158 (56.83%) Cisco
2 89 (32.01%) Windows
3 74 (26.62%) Firewall
4 69 (24.82%) Active Directory
4 69 (24.82%) WAN
5 61 (21.94%) VoIP
5 61 (21.94%) Microsoft
6 58 (20.86%) LAN
7 56 (20.14%) Finance
8 53 (19.06%) Telecoms
9 48 (17.27%) Cisco Certification
10 43 (15.47%) Lync
11 42 (15.11%) IP Telephony
12 39 (14.03%) MPLS
12 39 (14.03%) TCP/IP
12 39 (14.03%) MS Exchange
13 37 (13.31%) CCNA
14 36 (12.95%) CheckPoint
15 35 (12.59%) Citrix
15 35 (12.59%) VPN
15 35 (12.59%) Wireless
16 32 (11.51%) ITIL
17 31 (11.15%) Nortel
18 28 (10.07%) Migration
18 28 (10.07%) Juniper
19 27 (9.71%) VMware
19 27 (9.71%) Windows 7
20 26 (9.35%) Project Management
20 26 (9.35%) DNS
20 26 (9.35%) SQL

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 43 (15.47%) Lync
2 39 (14.03%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.32%) CMS
5 10 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (3.24%) Office Communications Server
6 9 (3.24%) IIS
7 5 (1.80%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.08%) Live Communications Server
9 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.72%) SAS
10 2 (0.72%) Confluence
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.36%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.36%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (9.35%) MS Office
2 11 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.44%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 74 (26.62%) Firewall
2 69 (24.82%) WAN
3 61 (21.94%) VoIP
4 58 (20.86%) LAN
5 42 (15.11%) IP Telephony
6 39 (14.03%) TCP/IP
6 39 (14.03%) MPLS
7 35 (12.59%) VPN
7 35 (12.59%) Wireless
8 26 (9.35%) DNS
9 24 (8.63%) Unified Communications
10 23 (8.27%) DHCP
11 22 (7.91%) PBX
12 20 (7.19%) WLAN
12 20 (7.19%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (6.47%) H.323
13 18 (6.47%) Internet
14 17 (6.12%) BGP
15 14 (5.04%) EIGRP
15 14 (5.04%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.08%) MySQL
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Subversion
1 2 (0.72%) JIRA
1 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 56 (20.14%) Finance
2 53 (19.06%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.83%) Banking
4 6 (2.16%) Billing
5 5 (1.80%) Law
6 4 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.08%) Local Government
7 3 (1.08%) Japanese Language
7 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.72%) Legal
8 2 (0.72%) Back Office
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 43 (15.47%) Analyst
1 43 (15.47%) Network Engineer
2 35 (12.59%) Voice Engineer
3 29 (10.43%) Support Engineer
4 22 (7.91%) Architect
5 19 (6.83%) Consultant
6 18 (6.47%) Avaya Engineer
7 17 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
8 14 (5.04%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (5.04%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 13 (4.68%) Support Analyst
10 11 (3.96%) Desktop Support
11 10 (3.60%) Network Support
12 9 (3.24%) Audio Engineer
13 8 (2.88%) Technical Architect
13 8 (2.88%) Administrator
14 7 (2.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 7 (2.52%) Desktop Analyst
14 7 (2.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.96%) XMPP
2 5 (1.80%) JSON
3 3 (1.08%) XML
3 3 (1.08%) VXML
3 3 (1.08%) jQuery
4 2 (0.72%) REST
4 2 (0.72%) WCF
4 2 (0.72%) .NET
4 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.72%) SOAP
4 2 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.63%) Video Conferencing
2 20 (7.19%) Blackberry
3 17 (6.12%) IVR
4 13 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.60%) Clustering
6 9 (3.24%) NHS
7 7 (2.52%) Handset
7 7 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.44%) Replication
9 4 (1.44%) Biometrics
9 4 (1.44%) Celerra
9 4 (1.44%) User Experience
10 3 (1.08%) PKI
11 2 (0.72%) e-Health
11 2 (0.72%) Statistics
11 2 (0.72%) DTV
11 2 (0.72%) Life Science
11 2 (0.72%) CMDB
11 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 89 (32.01%) Windows
2 27 (9.71%) Windows 7
3 25 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (7.55%) Windows XP
5 17 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.24%) Linux
8 8 (2.88%) Solaris
9 6 (2.16%) Android
10 5 (1.80%) UNIX
11 4 (1.44%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.08%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (11.51%) ITIL
2 28 (10.07%) Migration
3 26 (9.35%) Project Management
4 25 (8.99%) Service Delivery
5 20 (7.19%) Change Management
6 13 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (4.32%) CRM
8 11 (3.96%) Configuration Management
9 8 (2.88%) B2B
9 8 (2.88%) Change Control
10 7 (2.52%) Cisco ICM Scripting
11 6 (2.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (2.16%) Network Management
11 6 (2.16%) Performance Management
11 6 (2.16%) Service Management
11 6 (2.16%) Validation
11 6 (2.16%) Network Planning
12 5 (1.80%) Network Design
12 5 (1.80%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.35%) SQL
2 10 (3.60%) C
3 7 (2.52%) Java
4 4 (1.44%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.72%) C#
7 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (17.27%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (13.31%) CCNA
3 25 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (6.83%) Security Cleared
5 18 (6.47%) SC Cleared
5 18 (6.47%) MCSE
6 17 (6.12%) CCNP
7 11 (3.96%) Degree
8 10 (3.60%) DV Cleared
9 9 (3.24%) MCTS
9 9 (3.24%) MCSA
10 7 (2.52%) CCIE
10 7 (2.52%) MCITP
10 7 (2.52%) Avaya Certification
11 5 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.44%) A+ Certification
13 3 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (1.08%) CCVP
14 2 (0.72%) MCDST
14 2 (0.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.96%) SLA
2 4 (1.44%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (24.82%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.60%) UAG
4 9 (3.24%) Squid
5 5 (1.80%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.80%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.80%) XenApp
6 4 (1.44%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (1.44%) vSphere
7 3 (1.08%) vCloud
7 3 (1.08%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.36%) NFS
8 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (5.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (3.96%) Cisco UCCE
3 9 (3.24%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (3.24%) FortiGate
4 8 (2.88%) SCCM
5 4 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.08%) SCOM
6 3 (1.08%) Nagios
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.72%) NetCrunch
7 2 (0.72%) vMotion
7 2 (0.72%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.36%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.36%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 158 (56.83%) Cisco
2 61 (21.94%) Microsoft
3 36 (12.95%) CheckPoint
4 35 (12.59%) Citrix
5 31 (11.15%) Nortel
6 28 (10.07%) Juniper
7 27 (9.71%) VMware
8 24 (8.63%) Mitel
9 21 (7.55%) McAfee
10 20 (7.19%) SolarWinds
11 19 (6.83%) Polycom
11 19 (6.83%) Oracle
12 17 (6.12%) Verint
13 13 (4.68%) HP
14 12 (4.32%) Symantec
15 10 (3.60%) SonicWALL
15 10 (3.60%) Tandberg
16 7 (2.52%) Lotus
17 6 (2.16%) BT
17 6 (2.16%) F5
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