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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Avaya
Rank 441 418 393
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -25
Contract jobs citing Avaya 173 182 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.76% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 91 73
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.07 £16.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.31% +30.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.30 £15.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.39 £24.00 £31.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £13.75 £15.83
% change year-on-year
+61.60% -13.12%

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
24953 23879 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 45.12% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 13358 12319
Average daily rate £388 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
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 £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1030 1236
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.95 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -50 156 £399 +11.92% 71
London +32 110 £415 -12.16% 34
City of London +19 31 £475 -5.00% 10
South East -45 20 £310 -0.80% 21
Surrey -11 7 £349 +132.50% 7
West Yorkshire -17 6 £330 +46.66% 4
Yorkshire -18 6 £330 +46.66% 4
Berkshire +5 5 £293 -44.28% 1
East of England +2 5 £175 +2.94% 3
North West -33 5 £315 -32.25% 1
Wales - 5 £550 - 2
Reading +5 4 £275 -47.61% 1
South West -13 4 - - 3
East Midlands -6 3 £450 -
Croydon -7 3 £450 -
Manchester -13 3 £253 -27.85%
Leeds -25 3 £330 +46.66% 3
Swansea - 3 £550 - 1
West Wales - 3 £550 - 1
Hampshire -2 2 £393 -2.96%
West Midlands -11 2 £401 +400.62% 5
Hertfordshire -12 2 - - 1
West Sussex -14 2 £225 -30.76% 1
Derbyshire - 2 £418 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 £188 -
Swindon - 2 - -
Derby - 2 £418 -
Bradford - 2 - -
Woking +16 1 £310 - 3

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 177 (54.63%) Cisco
2 106 (32.72%) VoIP
3 96 (29.63%) Windows
4 86 (26.54%) Finance
5 84 (25.93%) WAN
6 81 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 74 (22.84%) Firewall
8 72 (22.22%) Telecoms
9 68 (20.99%) LAN
10 66 (20.37%) Active Directory
11 54 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 48 (14.81%) Nortel
12 48 (14.81%) Wireless
13 46 (14.20%) Oracle
14 45 (13.89%) CheckPoint
14 45 (13.89%) Lync
14 45 (13.89%) Unified Communications
15 41 (12.65%) CCNA
16 40 (12.35%) Data Centre
17 37 (11.42%) MPLS
18 36 (11.11%) PBX
19 33 (10.19%) Project Management
19 33 (10.19%) IP Telephony
20 32 (9.88%) IVR
20 32 (9.88%) SAN
20 32 (9.88%) SQL
21 31 (9.57%) DHCP
21 31 (9.57%) DNS
21 31 (9.57%) Migration
21 31 (9.57%) Blue Coat

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 45 (13.89%) Lync
2 30 (9.26%) CMS
3 28 (8.64%) MS Exchange
4 17 (5.25%) SharePoint
5 15 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.16%) IIS
7 6 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.62%) Confluence
10 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (7.10%) MS Office
2 13 (4.01%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.23%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 106 (32.72%) VoIP
2 84 (25.93%) WAN
3 74 (22.84%) Firewall
4 68 (20.99%) LAN
5 48 (14.81%) Wireless
6 45 (13.89%) Unified Communications
7 37 (11.42%) MPLS
8 36 (11.11%) PBX
9 33 (10.19%) IP Telephony
10 32 (9.88%) SAN
11 31 (9.57%) DHCP
11 31 (9.57%) DNS
12 30 (9.26%) TCP/IP
13 29 (8.95%) H.323
14 24 (7.41%) BGP
15 23 (7.10%) OSPF
16 22 (6.79%) VPN
16 22 (6.79%) BIG-IP
17 21 (6.48%) EIGRP
18 19 (5.86%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.54%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Subversion
1 2 (0.62%) JIRA
1 2 (0.62%) Git (software)
General
1 86 (26.54%) Finance
2 72 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.56%) Banking
4 7 (2.16%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.54%) Billing
6 4 (1.23%) Marketing
6 4 (1.23%) Law
6 4 (1.23%) Legal
6 4 (1.23%) Electronics
6 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.93%) Japanese Language
8 2 (0.62%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Front Office
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (18.83%) Avaya Engineer
2 58 (17.90%) Voice Engineer
3 37 (11.42%) Architect
3 37 (11.42%) Network Engineer
4 32 (9.88%) Support Engineer
5 31 (9.57%) Analyst
6 26 (8.02%) Project Manager
7 19 (5.86%) Consultant
8 17 (5.25%) Infrastructure Architect
9 15 (4.63%) Cisco Engineer
9 15 (4.63%) Network Architect
10 14 (4.32%) Communications Engineer
10 14 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (4.01%) Administrator
12 12 (3.70%) Cisco Voice Engineer
12 12 (3.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
13 11 (3.40%) Network Infrastructure Architect
14 9 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 8 (2.47%) Data Network Engineer
15 8 (2.47%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.70%) Middleware
2 7 (2.16%) .NET
3 5 (1.54%) JSON
4 4 (1.23%) jQuery
4 4 (1.23%) Ext JS
4 4 (1.23%) XMPP
5 3 (0.93%) WCF
5 3 (0.93%) VXML
5 3 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.93%) XML
6 2 (0.62%) SOAP
6 2 (0.62%) Web Services
6 2 (0.62%) REST
7 1 (0.31%) CSS3
7 1 (0.31%) HTML5
7 1 (0.31%) Ajax
7 1 (0.31%) WPF
7 1 (0.31%) HTML
7 1 (0.31%) COM
7 1 (0.31%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.35%) Data Centre
2 32 (9.88%) IVR
3 27 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (6.17%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.63%) Blackberry
5 15 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.47%) Clustering
7 6 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.85%) User Experience
7 6 (1.85%) iPhone
8 4 (1.23%) Celerra
8 4 (1.23%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.23%) DTV
8 4 (1.23%) NHS
8 4 (1.23%) Biometrics
8 4 (1.23%) Replication
9 2 (0.62%) PMI
9 2 (0.62%) Handset
9 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.62%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 96 (29.63%) Windows
2 30 (9.26%) Linux
3 27 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 21 (6.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (6.17%) Windows XP
5 20 (6.17%) Solaris
5 20 (6.17%) UNIX
6 18 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (4.32%) Oracle Linux
7 14 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.47%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.85%) Android
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (10.19%) Project Management
2 31 (9.57%) Migration
3 25 (7.72%) ITIL
4 21 (6.48%) Service Delivery
5 20 (6.17%) Change Management
6 19 (5.86%) Performance Management
7 15 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (4.01%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (4.01%) Network Architecture
8 13 (4.01%) Change Control
9 12 (3.70%) CRM
9 12 (3.70%) Configuration Management
10 11 (3.40%) Network Design
10 11 (3.40%) Incident Management
11 10 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (2.47%) WFM
14 7 (2.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (2.16%) Cisco ICM Scripting
15 6 (1.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (9.88%) SQL
2 11 (3.40%) C
3 8 (2.47%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.16%) Java
5 5 (1.54%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.93%) C#
7 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (12.65%) CCNA
3 29 (8.95%) CCNP
4 21 (6.48%) Degree
5 20 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (5.86%) Security Cleared
7 18 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 11 (3.40%) MCSE
8 11 (3.40%) Avaya Certification
9 9 (2.78%) MCSA
10 6 (1.85%) A+ Certification
11 5 (1.54%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (1.23%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.23%) MCDST
12 4 (1.23%) MCTS
13 3 (0.93%) MCITP
13 3 (0.93%) CCDP
14 2 (0.62%) CCVP
14 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.62%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.54%) SLA
1 5 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.25%) ProxySG
3 12 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.54%) XenApp
5 5 (1.54%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.54%) vSphere
6 4 (1.23%) UAG
6 4 (1.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (1.23%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.93%) Squid
8 2 (0.62%) Xen
8 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.31%) vCloud
9 1 (0.31%) NFS
9 1 (0.31%) Firmware
9 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (4.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (4.32%) Control-M
1 14 (4.32%) BladeLogic
1 14 (4.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (3.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (2.16%) SCCM
3 7 (2.16%) NetCrunch
4 4 (1.23%) SCOM
4 4 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (0.93%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.93%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.62%) Nagios
7 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 177 (54.63%) Cisco
2 54 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 48 (14.81%) Nortel
4 46 (14.20%) Oracle
5 45 (13.89%) CheckPoint
6 31 (9.57%) Blue Coat
7 29 (8.95%) Citrix
8 28 (8.64%) Juniper
9 27 (8.33%) Symantec
9 27 (8.33%) VMware
10 22 (6.79%) Genesys
11 21 (6.48%) Nokia
12 16 (4.94%) Tandberg
13 15 (4.63%) Mitel
13 15 (4.63%) HP
14 14 (4.32%) CA
15 13 (4.01%) Verint
16 12 (3.70%) SolarWinds
16 12 (3.70%) Dell
16 12 (3.70%) Polycom
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