Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 21 August 2018 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
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 719 635 582
Rank change year-on-year -84 -53 +11
Contract jobs citing Avaya 181 231 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.55% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 151 184
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £170 £200 £154
90th Percentile £556 £525 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £396 £340
% change year-on-year -8.52% +16.54% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 22
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £162.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -90.46% +1200.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £13.74 £13.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £15.75 £184.50 £18.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £88.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year -82.44% +606.00% -32.83%

Avaya is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42,936 41,868 48,831
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.05% 43.68% 45.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,646 25,597 29,961
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,583 1,382 1,643
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.72% -0.71% -
10th Percentile £10.90 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £47.50 £43.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year - -5.04% +2.21%

Avaya
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Avaya as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Avaya in the UK

Avaya
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Avaya in the UK

Avaya
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Avaya over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Avaya in the UK

Avaya
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Avaya in the UK

Avaya
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avaya within the UK over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -36 150 £350 -6.67% 59
UK excluding London -41 106 £363 -8.52% 53
London -55 67 £350 - 9
North of England -7 24 £350 - 26
South East -31 24 £413 +3.13% 12
Midlands -10 18 £313 -21.88% 3
West Midlands -22 16 £313 -21.88% 1
East of England -3 14 £510 +2.00% 5
Yorkshire -10 13 £350 -6.67% 9
Scotland -46 13 £225 -7.02% 3
North West -12 8 £290 -10.77% 16
Isle of Man +3 7 £425 -
North East +2 3 £270 - 1
South West -10 3 £275 -38.55% 4
Wales -26 3 £505 +1.00%
East Midlands -8 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Avaya also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Avaya.

1 80 (44.20%) Cisco
2 58 (32.04%) Windows
3 47 (25.97%) Active Directory
4 45 (24.86%) VoIP
5 44 (24.31%) Finance
5 44 (24.31%) Skype
6 42 (23.20%) Office 365
7 40 (22.10%) Microsoft
8 38 (20.99%) ITIL
9 34 (18.78%) Skype for Business
10 33 (18.23%) LAN
11 31 (17.13%) WAN
12 27 (14.92%) Cisco Certification
13 26 (14.36%) Citrix
14 25 (13.81%) VMware
14 25 (13.81%) Unified Communications
14 25 (13.81%) Windows 10
15 24 (13.26%) Windows Server
15 24 (13.26%) PBX
16 23 (12.71%) Migration
17 22 (12.15%) CCNA
18 21 (11.60%) DNS
18 21 (11.60%) TCP/IP
19 20 (11.05%) MS Exchange
19 20 (11.05%) Firewall
19 20 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
20 19 (10.50%) Windows 7
20 19 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
21 18 (9.94%) Windows Server 2012
21 18 (9.94%) Mitel

Avaya
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 34 (18.78%) Skype for Business
2 20 (11.05%) MS Exchange
3 14 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (7.73%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.18%) CMS
5 5 (2.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.66%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (8.84%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.55%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 42 (23.20%) Office 365
2 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.10%) GoToWebinar
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.55%) IaaS
5 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (24.86%) VoIP
2 44 (24.31%) Skype
3 33 (18.23%) LAN
4 31 (17.13%) WAN
5 25 (13.81%) Unified Communications
6 24 (13.26%) PBX
7 21 (11.60%) DNS
7 21 (11.60%) TCP/IP
8 20 (11.05%) Firewall
9 18 (9.94%) ISDN
10 16 (8.84%) DHCP
11 15 (8.29%) VPN
12 12 (6.63%) Wireless
13 11 (6.08%) WLAN
14 10 (5.52%) Ethernet
15 9 (4.97%) H.323
16 8 (4.42%) CTI
16 8 (4.42%) VLAN
17 7 (3.87%) MPLS
17 7 (3.87%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.10%) MySQL
2 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.55%) OLAP
3 1 (0.55%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Hudson
General
1 44 (24.31%) Finance
2 14 (7.73%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.18%) Banking
4 6 (3.31%) Legal
4 6 (3.31%) Retail
5 4 (2.21%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.10%) Local Government
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
7 1 (0.55%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Front Office
7 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (17.13%) Analyst
2 21 (11.60%) Architect
2 21 (11.60%) Project Manager
3 20 (11.05%) Support Engineer
4 18 (9.94%) Cisco Engineer
5 16 (8.84%) Avaya Engineer
6 15 (8.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 14 (7.73%) Voice Engineer
8 13 (7.18%) Desktop Support
8 13 (7.18%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.08%) Consultant
10 10 (5.52%) Network Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) Service Analyst
11 9 (4.97%) Enterprise Architect
11 9 (4.97%) Messaging Architect
11 9 (4.97%) Senior Architect
11 9 (4.97%) Senior Enterprise Architect
12 8 (4.42%) Telephony Analyst
13 7 (3.87%) Cisco Voice Engineer
13 7 (3.87%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.87%) LDAP
1 7 (3.87%) XMPP
2 3 (1.66%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.10%) Adobe AIR
4 1 (0.55%) COM
4 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) Blackberry
2 11 (6.08%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (5.52%) iPhone
4 9 (4.97%) IVR
4 9 (4.97%) Taxonomies
5 8 (4.42%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.21%) iPad
7 3 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.66%) Tandem
7 3 (1.66%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.10%) Handset
8 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.10%) PKI
8 2 (1.10%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.10%) User Experience
9 1 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.55%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (32.04%) Windows
2 25 (13.81%) Windows 10
3 24 (13.26%) Windows Server
4 20 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (10.50%) Windows 7
6 18 (9.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.87%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.87%) Mac OS
7 7 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.31%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.66%) Android
9 3 (1.66%) Linux
9 3 (1.66%) Solaris
10 2 (1.10%) Unix
10 2 (1.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.99%) ITIL
2 23 (12.71%) Migration
3 16 (8.84%) Project Management
4 14 (7.73%) Coaching
5 12 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (6.63%) Change Management
5 12 (6.63%) TOGAF
6 11 (6.08%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (5.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (5.52%) Incident Management
7 10 (5.52%) Risk Management
7 10 (5.52%) SDLC
7 10 (5.52%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (4.97%) Data Architecture
8 9 (4.97%) Enterprise Search
8 9 (4.97%) SABSA
8 9 (4.97%) Security Architecture
8 9 (4.97%) Zachman Framework
9 8 (4.42%) Service Management
10 7 (3.87%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.42%) PowerShell
1 8 (4.42%) SQL
2 2 (1.10%) C
2 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (14.92%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (12.15%) CCNA
3 12 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.08%) CCNP
5 10 (5.52%) Degree
6 7 (3.87%) CCNP Voice
7 6 (3.31%) CCIE
7 6 (3.31%) MCITP
8 4 (2.21%) MCSA
9 3 (1.66%) CCDA
9 3 (1.66%) CCIE Collaboration
9 3 (1.66%) CCVP
9 3 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.66%) MCSE
9 3 (1.66%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.10%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) SLA
2 3 (1.66%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.10%) QA
4 1 (0.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 47 (25.97%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.73%) XenApp
3 14 (7.73%) XenDesktop
4 7 (3.87%) vSphere
5 6 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.21%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.21%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.66%) Firmware
7 3 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (6.08%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (6.08%) SCCM
2 5 (2.76%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.66%) Cisco CME
4 3 (1.66%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.66%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.66%) SCOM
4 3 (1.66%) SmoothWall
5 2 (1.10%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.10%) Malwarebytes
5 2 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.10%) WSUS
6 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.55%) vMotion
Vendors
1 80 (44.20%) Cisco
2 40 (22.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (14.36%) Citrix
4 25 (13.81%) VMware
5 18 (9.94%) Mitel
6 10 (5.52%) Apple
6 10 (5.52%) Nortel
6 10 (5.52%) Oracle
7 8 (4.42%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.87%) Genesys
8 7 (3.87%) HP
8 7 (3.87%) Juniper
8 7 (3.87%) Polycom
8 7 (3.87%) Veeam
9 6 (3.31%) SolarWinds
9 6 (3.31%) Sonus
9 6 (3.31%) Verint
10 5 (2.76%) Palo Alto
10 5 (2.76%) Symantec
11 4 (2.21%) Remedy