The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Avaya products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avaya over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Avaya
Rank 96 94 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing Avaya 22 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.22% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 0.44% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 1
Average daily rate £325 £189 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.18% -55.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £269 £310
% change year-on-year
+20.93% -13.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +72.41%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1244 901 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.34% 49.48% 47.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 390 448
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 113 95
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Avaya
England

Avaya
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Avaya across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Avaya Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Avaya
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Avaya across the West Midlands region.

Avaya Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Avaya
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Avaya across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Avaya Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Avaya
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Avaya across the West Midlands region.

Avaya Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Avaya
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avaya within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 13 £213 -
Coventry - 4 £360 -
Dudley - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Avaya
England

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 20 (60.61%) LAN
2 19 (57.58%) Cisco
3 17 (51.52%) WAN
4 9 (27.27%) Thin Client
4 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 9 (27.27%) Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) Fat Client
5 8 (24.24%) BT
6 7 (21.21%) Windows
7 6 (18.18%) Nortel
7 6 (18.18%) Finance
7 6 (18.18%) Migration
7 6 (18.18%) CMS
7 6 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (15.15%) Verint
8 5 (15.15%) VMware
8 5 (15.15%) IP Telephony
8 5 (15.15%) MPLS
9 4 (12.12%) BCP
9 4 (12.12%) Citrix
9 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (12.12%) CCNA
9 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
9 4 (12.12%) Linux
9 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
9 4 (12.12%) Java
9 4 (12.12%) .NET
9 4 (12.12%) MS Project
9 4 (12.12%) MS Office

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (18.18%) CMS
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Project
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) LAN
2 17 (51.52%) WAN
3 5 (15.15%) IP Telephony
3 5 (15.15%) MPLS
4 4 (12.12%) Nortel Meridian
4 4 (12.12%) VLAN
4 4 (12.12%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (9.09%) PABX
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) VoIP
6 2 (6.06%) VPN
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security
7 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.03%) ISDN
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Project Manager
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Network Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Avaya Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Voice Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Designer
6 3 (9.09%) Network Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Network Support
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Designer
7 2 (6.06%) Junior
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Thin Client
1 9 (27.27%) Fat Client
2 6 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (12.12%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) BCP
3 4 (12.12%) Network Design
3 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
3 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
3 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 3 (9.09%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.12%) CCNA
2 2 (6.06%) CCSA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 8 (24.24%) BT
4 6 (18.18%) Nortel
5 5 (15.15%) Verint
5 5 (15.15%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) Citrix
6 4 (12.12%) IBM
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.03%) Polycom
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