The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Avaya
Rank 106 107 99
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Avaya 31 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.07% 0.60% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 2.19% 1.18% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 15
Average daily rate £175 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.96% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £286 £80
10% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £439 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +3.44%
Avaya
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1414 1354 1181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.89% 50.56% 50.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 755 568
Average daily rate £380 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £525 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 86 86
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £11.03 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham +23 23 £190 -26.92% 1
Coventry -9 2 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Avaya
England

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (37.50%) WAN
1 15 (37.50%) German Language
2 13 (32.50%) LAN
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.00%) ITIL
4 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 10 (25.00%) Degree
5 9 (22.50%) Service Management
5 9 (22.50%) Finance
6 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (15.00%) Cisco
7 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
7 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (12.50%) VoIP
8 5 (12.50%) MS Project
8 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
9 4 (10.00%) MS Office
9 4 (10.00%) Italian Language
9 4 (10.00%) Spanish Language
9 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
10 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
10 3 (7.50%) RFC 2833
10 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
10 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (7.50%) Wireless
10 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
10 3 (7.50%) IVR
10 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
10 3 (7.50%) CRM

Avaya
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Project
3 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (2.50%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) WAN
2 13 (32.50%) LAN
3 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
4 5 (12.50%) VoIP
5 3 (7.50%) CTI
5 3 (7.50%) Wireless
6 2 (5.00%) BGP
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.00%) IPv6
6 2 (5.00%) MPLS
6 2 (5.00%) Multicast
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security
6 2 (5.00%) OSPF
6 2 (5.00%) RTP
6 2 (5.00%) VPN
6 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (37.50%) German Language
2 9 (22.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Italian Language
3 4 (10.00%) Spanish Language
4 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.00%) Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Avaya Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Voice Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Telephony Architect
6 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Avaya Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) RFC 2833
2 1 (2.50%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) IVR
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
3 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.50%) Streaming Music
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Android
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.50%) Fedora
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Service Management
3 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.50%) CRM
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.00%) System Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.00%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Workflow
7 1 (2.50%) Coaching
7 1 (2.50%) ITSM
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.50%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) Python
2 2 (5.00%) Tcl
3 1 (2.50%) C
3 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) CCIE
2 2 (5.00%) CCNP
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) MOS
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) EMC
3 3 (7.50%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) Apple
4 2 (5.00%) Aruba
4 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.00%) Dell
4 2 (5.00%) F5
4 2 (5.00%) Juniper
4 2 (5.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (5.00%) Mitel
4 2 (5.00%) NICE Systems
4 2 (5.00%) Nortel
4 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.00%) Sun
4 2 (5.00%) Toshiba
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Veeam
5 1 (2.50%) Verint