The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Avaya products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Avaya over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Avaya
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 50 62
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Contract jobs citing Avaya 3 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.49% 2.58% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 4.79% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 1
Median daily rate £394 £190 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +107.23% -36.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £310 £388
% change year-on-year +29.03% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £88.25 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +606.00% -16.66%  

Avaya is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 285 438 363
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 46.42% 53.81% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 289 225
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 24
Median hourly rate £14.22 £11.80 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.46% -28.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £12.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Avaya
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Avaya as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Avaya in Birmingham

Avaya
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Avaya in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Avaya in Birmingham

Avaya
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Avaya in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Avaya also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Avaya.

1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) H.323
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) PBX
2 2 (33.33%) CTI
2 2 (33.33%) IVR
2 2 (33.33%) XMPP
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) NICE Systems
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Finance

Avaya
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) CTI
2 2 (33.33%) H.323
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) PBX
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Communications Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Implementation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) IVR
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) NICE Systems
3 1 (16.67%) Sun