Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 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
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 632 577 592
Rank change year-on-year -55 +15 -82
Contract jobs citing Avaya 226 333 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.69% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 170 187
UK median daily rate £358 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £173 £168 £195
90th Percentile £512 £515 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £339 £400
% change year-on-year +10.70% -15.31% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 10
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -27.54% -6.76%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.18 £12.78
90th Percentile £168.75 £22.63 £28.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £19.86
% change year-on-year +60.00% -37.06% +11.89%

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 42616 47965 49273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.94% 44.97% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26288 29353 29001
UK median daily rate £430 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +0.63%
10th Percentile £243 £240 £225
90th Percentile £619 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1385 1718 2164
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.43
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.83 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.93 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -0.41% - +3.03%

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 17 October 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Avaya over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 October 2017. 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 -61 180 £350 - 37
UK excluding London -73 119 £375 +10.70% 23
London -5 98 £340 -11.11% 16
South East -32 35 £315 -18.71% 7
Scotland +27 19 £242 -30.79% 1
North of England +42 17 £375 -0.99% 6
Midlands +20 14 £400 +100.00% 2
West Midlands +13 11 £400 +100.00% 1
Wales +6 11 £500 +37.93% 1
Yorkshire +20 10 £375 +15.38% 3
East of England -33 10 £493 +121.35% 4
North West -3 7 £375 -6.25% 3
Northern Ireland -62 7 £366 +10.91%
South West -1 5 £299 -21.38% 2
East Midlands +2 3 £284 -37.00% 1
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 with a requirement for Avaya.

1 104 (46.02%) Cisco
2 74 (32.74%) Windows
3 72 (31.86%) Active Directory
4 62 (27.43%) VoIP
5 56 (24.78%) WAN
6 53 (23.45%) Microsoft
7 48 (21.24%) LAN
7 48 (21.24%) Skype
8 45 (19.91%) Skype for Business
9 38 (16.81%) Firewall
10 36 (15.93%) Migration
10 36 (15.93%) ITIL
11 34 (15.04%) Telecoms
12 33 (14.60%) Finance
13 32 (14.16%) VMware
14 31 (13.72%) Banking
15 30 (13.27%) Windows Server
16 28 (12.39%) Unified Communications
17 27 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (11.95%) Microsoft Office
18 26 (11.50%) TCP/IP
18 26 (11.50%) VPN
19 25 (11.06%) SQL
19 25 (11.06%) Office 365
20 23 (10.18%) DHCP
20 23 (10.18%) Windows 7
21 22 (9.73%) MS Exchange
21 22 (9.73%) Project Management
21 22 (9.73%) IVR
22 21 (9.29%) Change Management

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 45 (19.91%) Skype for Business
2 22 (9.73%) MS Exchange
3 19 (8.41%) CMS
4 14 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.21%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.33%) IIS
9 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (11.95%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.31%) MS Visio
3 10 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.06%) Office 365
2 10 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (2.21%) IaaS
3 5 (2.21%) SaaS
4 4 (1.77%) G Suite
5 3 (1.33%) Yammer
6 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.88%) PaaS
7 1 (0.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 62 (27.43%) VoIP
2 56 (24.78%) WAN
3 48 (21.24%) LAN
3 48 (21.24%) Skype
4 38 (16.81%) Firewall
5 28 (12.39%) Unified Communications
6 26 (11.50%) TCP/IP
6 26 (11.50%) VPN
7 23 (10.18%) DHCP
8 21 (9.29%) MPLS
9 20 (8.85%) DNS
10 19 (8.41%) Wireless
11 18 (7.96%) PBX
12 16 (7.08%) CTI
13 15 (6.64%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (6.64%) IP Telephony
14 14 (6.19%) H.323
15 11 (4.87%) Internet
15 11 (4.87%) SAN
15 11 (4.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.21%) Redis
3 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (2.21%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.33%) Selenium
2 3 (1.33%) webpack
3 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (15.04%) Telecoms
2 33 (14.60%) Finance
3 31 (13.72%) Banking
4 20 (8.85%) Legal
5 8 (3.54%) Law
6 7 (3.10%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.65%) Billing
7 6 (2.65%) Retail
8 5 (2.21%) Back Office
9 4 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.88%) French Language
10 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.44%) Advertising
11 1 (0.44%) Electronics
11 1 (0.44%) International Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Marketing
11 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (16.81%) Analyst
2 26 (11.50%) Network Engineer
2 26 (11.50%) Project Manager
3 23 (10.18%) Avaya Engineer
4 19 (8.41%) Support Engineer
5 15 (6.64%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 13 (5.75%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (5.75%) IT Support
6 13 (5.75%) Support Analyst
7 12 (5.31%) Architect
8 11 (4.87%) IT Engineer
8 11 (4.87%) Telephony Manager
8 11 (4.87%) Voice Engineer
9 10 (4.42%) Telephony Project Manager
10 9 (3.98%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (3.98%) Active Directory Analyst
10 9 (3.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (3.98%) Operations Analyst
11 8 (3.54%) Desktop Support
11 8 (3.54%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.54%) XMPP
2 6 (2.65%) .NET
3 3 (1.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (1.33%) React
3 3 (1.33%) Spring
3 3 (1.33%) Web Services
4 2 (0.88%) .NET Core
4 2 (0.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.88%) ADO.NET
4 2 (0.88%) Entity Framework
4 2 (0.88%) JSON
4 2 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.88%) REST
4 2 (0.88%) RESTful
4 2 (0.88%) SOAP
4 2 (0.88%) VXML
4 2 (0.88%) WCF
4 2 (0.88%) WSDL
4 2 (0.88%) XML
4 2 (0.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.73%) IVR
2 21 (9.29%) Data Centre
3 18 (7.96%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.98%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.54%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.65%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.21%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.21%) CMDB
8 5 (2.21%) iPhone
8 5 (2.21%) PKI
9 4 (1.77%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.33%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.33%) Replication
11 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.88%) CCTV
11 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.88%) iPad
11 2 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 74 (32.74%) Windows
2 30 (13.27%) Windows Server
3 23 (10.18%) Windows 7
4 16 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (6.19%) Windows 10
6 12 (5.31%) Linux
7 11 (4.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (4.42%) Unix
9 9 (3.98%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.65%) Android
11 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.88%) CentOS
12 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (15.93%) ITIL
1 36 (15.93%) Migration
2 22 (9.73%) Project Management
3 21 (9.29%) Change Management
4 17 (7.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (6.64%) CRM
6 13 (5.75%) Configuration Management
6 13 (5.75%) Problem Management
7 12 (5.31%) PRINCE2
8 11 (4.87%) Incident Management
9 9 (3.98%) Time Management
10 7 (3.10%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (3.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (2.65%) Mentoring
11 6 (2.65%) Runbook
12 5 (2.21%) Data Protection
12 5 (2.21%) Service Delivery
12 5 (2.21%) Supplier Management
12 5 (2.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.06%) SQL
2 4 (1.77%) Java
3 3 (1.33%) ES6
3 3 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.88%) C#
4 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.88%) XPath
5 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.41%) Degree
3 18 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (7.08%) CCNP
5 13 (5.75%) MCSE
6 9 (3.98%) CCNA
7 8 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (3.10%) MCSA
9 6 (2.65%) PMP
10 5 (2.21%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.77%) CCIE
11 4 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.33%) MCDST
12 3 (1.33%) MCP
12 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.88%) MCSD
13 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.65%) SLA
2 5 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.77%) QA
4 3 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.44%) MiFID
6 1 (0.44%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 72 (31.86%) Active Directory
2 27 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.87%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.98%) vSphere
5 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (2.21%) Squid
8 4 (1.77%) UAG
8 4 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.33%) Docker
9 3 (1.33%) XenApp
10 1 (0.44%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (5.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (3.54%) NetBackup
3 7 (3.10%) FortiGate
4 6 (2.65%) SCOM
5 5 (2.21%) SCCM
6 4 (1.77%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.77%) Nagios
7 3 (1.33%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.88%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.88%) Nessus
8 2 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.88%) OSSEC
8 2 (0.88%) WSUS
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.44%) Control-M
9 1 (0.44%) Dollar Universe
9 1 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 104 (46.02%) Cisco
2 53 (23.45%) Microsoft
3 32 (14.16%) VMware
4 19 (8.41%) Verint
5 17 (7.52%) CheckPoint
6 15 (6.64%) Citrix
6 15 (6.64%) SolarWinds
7 13 (5.75%) Nortel
8 12 (5.31%) BT
9 11 (4.87%) HP
10 10 (4.42%) F5
11 9 (3.98%) CyberTech
11 9 (3.98%) Oracle
11 9 (3.98%) Symantec
12 8 (3.54%) Genesys
12 8 (3.54%) Riverbed
12 8 (3.54%) Siemens
13 7 (3.10%) Apple
13 7 (3.10%) Fortinet
14 6 (2.65%) Aruba