Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 664 641 578
Rank change year-on-year -23 -63 +28
Contract jobs citing Avaya 221 228 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.53% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 164 169
UK median daily rate £330 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.82% +2.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £155 £168 £170
90th Percentile £538 £512 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £339
% change year-on-year -6.67% +10.70% -15.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 29
UK median hourly rate £14.41 £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.96% +60.00% -27.54%
10th Percentile £13.42 £11.00 £10.20
90th Percentile £15.13 £168.75 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.41 £20.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -27.96% +60.00% -37.06%

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 43,301 42,719 48,023
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.00% 42.98% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,806 26,368 29,396
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £243 £240
90th Percentile £625 £619 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,659 1,386 1,718
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.03% - -
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.87 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.93 £17.00
% change year-on-year -2.54% -0.41% -

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +5 190 £350 - 75
UK excluding London 0 140 £350 -6.67% 61
London -36 78 £328 -3.68% 20
North of England -11 35 £375 - 17
South East -13 33 £275 -12.70% 12
Yorkshire -9 19 £385 +2.67% 4
Midlands -9 19 £310 -22.50% 8
East of England -1 16 £510 +5.15% 10
West Midlands -12 16 £285 -28.75% 5
Scotland -21 14 £225 -7.12% 3
North West -13 12 £308 -18.00% 13
South West -8 10 £453 +51.46% 7
Isle of Man +4 7 £425 -
Wales -19 7 £305 -39.00% 4
North East - 4 £375 -
East Midlands +6 3 £430 +51.68% 3

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 101 (45.70%) Cisco
2 81 (36.65%) Windows
3 66 (29.86%) Microsoft
4 65 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 60 (27.15%) VoIP
6 50 (22.62%) Office 365
7 48 (21.72%) ITIL
7 48 (21.72%) Finance
8 43 (19.46%) Skype
9 42 (19.00%) Windows 7
10 41 (18.55%) Windows 10
11 40 (18.10%) WAN
12 39 (17.65%) LAN
13 32 (14.48%) VMware
13 32 (14.48%) TCP/IP
13 32 (14.48%) Microsoft Office
13 32 (14.48%) Citrix
13 32 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
14 31 (14.03%) VPN
14 31 (14.03%) Windows Server
15 30 (13.57%) DNS
15 30 (13.57%) Firewall
16 29 (13.12%) Windows Server 2008
17 27 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (12.22%) Migration
17 27 (12.22%) MS Exchange
18 26 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (11.76%) Skype for Business
19 25 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (11.31%) CCNA

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 27 (12.22%) MS Exchange
2 26 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 17 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.07%) CMS
6 7 (3.17%) IIS
7 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.90%) Confluence
10 2 (0.90%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (14.48%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.90%) Eikon
4 1 (0.45%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 50 (22.62%) Office 365
2 11 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.81%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) GoToWebinar
4 1 (0.45%) IaaS
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (27.15%) VoIP
2 43 (19.46%) Skype
3 40 (18.10%) WAN
4 39 (17.65%) LAN
5 32 (14.48%) TCP/IP
6 31 (14.03%) VPN
7 30 (13.57%) DNS
7 30 (13.57%) Firewall
8 25 (11.31%) DHCP
9 24 (10.86%) PBX
10 20 (9.05%) Unified Communications
11 13 (5.88%) Wireless
12 11 (4.98%) Internet
12 11 (4.98%) ISDN
13 10 (4.52%) IP Telephony
13 10 (4.52%) VLAN
13 10 (4.52%) WLAN
14 9 (4.07%) CTI
14 9 (4.07%) Ethernet
15 8 (3.62%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.45%) OLAP
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.45%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 48 (21.72%) Finance
2 20 (9.05%) Banking
3 18 (8.14%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.62%) Retail
5 7 (3.17%) Legal
6 3 (1.36%) Billing
6 3 (1.36%) Front Office
7 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.45%) Local Government
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (16.74%) Analyst
2 24 (10.86%) Architect
2 24 (10.86%) Project Manager
2 24 (10.86%) Support Engineer
3 20 (9.05%) Desktop Support
4 19 (8.60%) Cisco Engineer
5 16 (7.24%) Voice Engineer
6 15 (6.79%) Avaya Engineer
6 15 (6.79%) Support Analyst
7 14 (6.33%) IT Support
8 13 (5.88%) Network Engineer
8 13 (5.88%) Service Analyst
9 12 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (5.43%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 11 (4.98%) Senior Architect
11 10 (4.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 9 (4.07%) Enterprise Architect
12 9 (4.07%) Messaging Architect
12 9 (4.07%) Senior Enterprise Architect
12 9 (4.07%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.07%) LDAP
1 9 (4.07%) XMPP
2 3 (1.36%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.90%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.60%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (6.79%) Blackberry
3 14 (6.33%) IVR
4 13 (5.88%) iPhone
5 11 (4.98%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.07%) Taxonomies
7 7 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.17%) iPad
8 6 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.81%) Social Media
10 4 (1.81%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.36%) Handset
11 3 (1.36%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.36%) Tandem
11 3 (1.36%) User Experience
12 2 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.90%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 81 (36.65%) Windows
2 42 (19.00%) Windows 7
3 41 (18.55%) Windows 10
4 31 (14.03%) Windows Server
5 29 (13.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.98%) Android
10 5 (2.26%) Mac OS
10 5 (2.26%) Unix
11 4 (1.81%) Linux
11 4 (1.81%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.81%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.36%) Solaris
12 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (21.72%) ITIL
2 27 (12.22%) Migration
3 19 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (6.79%) Project Management
4 15 (6.79%) TOGAF
5 14 (6.33%) Coaching
5 14 (6.33%) Risk Management
6 13 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (5.43%) CRM
7 12 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (4.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (4.52%) Incident Management
8 10 (4.52%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (4.07%) Data Architecture
9 9 (4.07%) Enterprise Search
9 9 (4.07%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.07%) SABSA
9 9 (4.07%) SDLC
9 9 (4.07%) Security Architecture
9 9 (4.07%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.69%) SQL
2 9 (4.07%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.81%) Java
4 3 (1.36%) VBA
5 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (11.31%) CCNA
4 16 (7.24%) CCNP
5 14 (6.33%) MCSE
6 13 (5.88%) Degree
7 10 (4.52%) MCSA
8 8 (3.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (3.17%) CCNP Voice
9 7 (3.17%) MCITP
10 6 (2.71%) CCIE
10 6 (2.71%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (2.26%) A+ Certification
11 5 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.81%) MOS
13 3 (1.36%) CCDA
14 2 (0.90%) Avaya Certification
14 2 (0.90%) CCDP
14 2 (0.90%) MCP
14 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.17%) GDPR
2 5 (2.26%) SLA
3 4 (1.81%) MiFID
4 3 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 65 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 25 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.24%) XenApp
4 14 (6.33%) XenDesktop
5 10 (4.52%) vSphere
6 6 (2.71%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (1.81%) BitLocker
7 4 (1.81%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.90%) Firmware
8 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (9.05%) SCCM
2 6 (2.71%) AirWatch
3 5 (2.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (2.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.81%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.36%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (1.36%) Malwarebytes
5 3 (1.36%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.36%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.90%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.90%) SCOM
6 2 (0.90%) WSUS
7 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.45%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 101 (45.70%) Cisco
2 66 (29.86%) Microsoft
3 32 (14.48%) Citrix
3 32 (14.48%) VMware
4 25 (11.31%) Mitel
5 22 (9.95%) Apple
6 15 (6.79%) HP
7 14 (6.33%) Dell
7 14 (6.33%) Oracle
8 13 (5.88%) Nortel
8 13 (5.88%) Polycom
9 12 (5.43%) Sophos
10 11 (4.98%) BT
10 11 (4.98%) Genesys
10 11 (4.98%) Verint
11 8 (3.62%) Juniper
12 7 (3.17%) Palo Alto
12 7 (3.17%) Speakerbus
12 7 (3.17%) Symantec
13 6 (2.71%) Veeam