Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 659 569 617
Rank change year-on-year -90 +48 -95
Contract jobs citing Avaya 235 334 295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.70% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 168 179
UK median daily rate £340 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £138 £182 £188
90th Percentile £488 £504 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £388
% change year-on-year -5.71% -9.68% +12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 8
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £19.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -37.06% +4.53%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.18 £12.53
90th Percentile £168.75 £22.63 £31.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £22.22
% change year-on-year +20.00% -43.74% +23.44%

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 43542 47842 49835
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.65% 45.27% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27042 29233 29405
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1460 1722 2107
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.20 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.42
% change year-on-year - -5.27% +5.56%

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 November 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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -49 189 £340 -9.33% 19
UK excluding London -69 117 £330 -5.71% 16
London +2 103 £340 -7.48% 5
South East -29 43 £350 -12.50% 4
Scotland +14 19 £242 -35.40% 2
North of England +36 18 £319 -15.56% 9
Midlands +18 12 £400 +14.29% 1
Yorkshire +18 12 £313 -3.85% 4
West Midlands +27 10 £400 +14.29%
Northern Ireland -51 8 £366 +10.91%
North West +4 6 £325 -18.75% 5
East of England -44 6 £303 -1.22%
South West +5 5 £273 -28.29%
Wales +4 5 £269 -1.38%
East Midlands +7 2 - - 1
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 115 (48.94%) Cisco
2 80 (34.04%) Windows
3 75 (31.91%) Active Directory
4 65 (27.66%) VoIP
5 59 (25.11%) WAN
6 55 (23.40%) Microsoft
7 54 (22.98%) LAN
8 45 (19.15%) Skype for Business
9 42 (17.87%) Skype
10 40 (17.02%) ITIL
10 40 (17.02%) Telecoms
11 37 (15.74%) Firewall
12 36 (15.32%) Microsoft Office
13 33 (14.04%) Finance
13 33 (14.04%) Banking
13 33 (14.04%) Windows Server
14 32 (13.62%) Office 365
14 32 (13.62%) VMware
15 29 (12.34%) TCP/IP
15 29 (12.34%) Windows 7
16 28 (11.91%) Unified Communications
16 28 (11.91%) VPN
16 28 (11.91%) Migration
17 26 (11.06%) DHCP
17 26 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (10.64%) SQL
18 25 (10.64%) MPLS
19 24 (10.21%) Degree
20 23 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
20 23 (9.79%) DNS

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 (19.15%) Skype for Business
2 21 (8.94%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.23%) CMS
4 15 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.40%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.13%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.70%) IIS
9 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (15.32%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (5.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.53%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.43%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.62%) Office 365
2 10 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.98%) SaaS
4 6 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.70%) G Suite
5 4 (1.70%) IaaS
6 2 (0.85%) PaaS
6 2 (0.85%) Yammer
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 65 (27.66%) VoIP
2 59 (25.11%) WAN
3 54 (22.98%) LAN
4 42 (17.87%) Skype
5 37 (15.74%) Firewall
6 29 (12.34%) TCP/IP
7 28 (11.91%) Unified Communications
7 28 (11.91%) VPN
8 26 (11.06%) DHCP
9 25 (10.64%) MPLS
10 23 (9.79%) DNS
11 21 (8.94%) PBX
12 19 (8.09%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (8.09%) Wireless
13 16 (6.81%) IP Telephony
14 14 (5.96%) H.323
14 14 (5.96%) Internet
15 13 (5.53%) CTI
16 12 (5.11%) Broadband
17 11 (4.68%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.13%) Redis
3 4 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.28%) Selenium
2 3 (1.28%) webpack
3 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (17.02%) Telecoms
2 33 (14.04%) Banking
2 33 (14.04%) Finance
3 16 (6.81%) Legal
4 8 (3.40%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.40%) Law
5 6 (2.55%) Billing
6 5 (2.13%) Back Office
6 5 (2.13%) Retail
7 4 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.85%) French Language
8 2 (0.85%) Local Government
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Front Office
9 1 (0.43%) International Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (15.32%) Analyst
2 27 (11.49%) Network Engineer
3 22 (9.36%) Project Manager
4 21 (8.94%) Support Engineer
5 20 (8.51%) Avaya Engineer
6 18 (7.66%) Support Analyst
7 16 (6.81%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 15 (6.38%) IT Support
9 14 (5.96%) Cisco Engineer
9 14 (5.96%) IT Engineer
9 14 (5.96%) Voice Engineer
10 13 (5.53%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (5.53%) Desktop Support
11 11 (4.68%) Architect
11 11 (4.68%) Consultant
12 10 (4.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 10 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.26%) Telephony Manager
13 9 (3.83%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
14 8 (3.40%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.55%) .NET
2 5 (2.13%) Web Services
2 5 (2.13%) XMPP
3 3 (1.28%) Hibernate
3 3 (1.28%) React
3 3 (1.28%) Spring
4 2 (0.85%) .NET Core
4 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.85%) ADO.NET
4 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (0.85%) Entity Framework
4 2 (0.85%) JSON
4 2 (0.85%) REST
4 2 (0.85%) RESTful
4 2 (0.85%) SignalR
4 2 (0.85%) SOAP
4 2 (0.85%) WCF
4 2 (0.85%) WSDL
4 2 (0.85%) XML
4 2 (0.85%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.36%) IVR
2 19 (8.09%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (6.38%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.96%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.98%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.98%) iPhone
7 6 (2.55%) PKI
8 5 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.13%) Handset
9 4 (1.70%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.70%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.28%) iPad
10 3 (1.28%) Replication
11 2 (0.85%) BYOD
11 2 (0.85%) CCTV
11 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 80 (34.04%) Windows
2 33 (14.04%) Windows Server
3 29 (12.34%) Windows 7
4 20 (8.51%) Windows 10
5 18 (7.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.83%) Android
7 9 (3.83%) Linux
7 9 (3.83%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.70%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.28%) Unix
10 2 (0.85%) CentOS
10 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (17.02%) ITIL
2 28 (11.91%) Migration
3 23 (9.79%) Change Management
4 21 (8.94%) Project Management
5 18 (7.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (5.96%) Incident Management
7 13 (5.53%) CRM
7 13 (5.53%) PRINCE2
8 12 (5.11%) Time Management
9 10 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.26%) Configuration Management
10 9 (3.83%) Service Delivery
11 8 (3.40%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (3.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (2.98%) Problem Management
13 6 (2.55%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (2.55%) Contingency Planning
13 6 (2.55%) High Availability
14 5 (2.13%) Runbook
14 5 (2.13%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.64%) SQL
2 3 (1.28%) ES6
2 3 (1.28%) Java
2 3 (1.28%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.85%) C#
3 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.85%) XPath
4 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (10.21%) Degree
2 23 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (8.94%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (6.38%) MCSE
5 14 (5.96%) CCNA
5 14 (5.96%) CCNP
6 9 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (3.40%) MCSA
8 7 (2.98%) CCIE
9 6 (2.55%) PMP
10 5 (2.13%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.70%) CCVP
11 4 (1.70%) MCDST
11 4 (1.70%) MCP
12 3 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.85%) Avaya Certification
13 2 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.85%) MCSD
13 2 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.26%) SLA
2 4 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.85%) MiFID
4 2 (0.85%) QA
5 1 (0.43%) GDPR
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
System Software
1 75 (31.91%) Active Directory
2 26 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.53%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.26%) vSphere
5 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (2.13%) Squid
7 4 (1.70%) UAG
7 4 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.28%) Docker
8 3 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.28%) XenApp
9 1 (0.43%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (6.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (3.83%) SCCM
3 7 (2.98%) FortiGate
3 7 (2.98%) SCOM
4 5 (2.13%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.85%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.85%) Nagios
7 2 (0.85%) Nessus
7 2 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.85%) OSSEC
7 2 (0.85%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.85%) WSUS
8 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 115 (48.94%) Cisco
2 55 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 32 (13.62%) VMware
4 21 (8.94%) CheckPoint
5 16 (6.81%) Genesys
5 16 (6.81%) SolarWinds
6 15 (6.38%) Citrix
6 15 (6.38%) Nortel
7 14 (5.96%) BT
8 13 (5.53%) Apple
9 12 (5.11%) HP
9 12 (5.11%) Verint
10 10 (4.26%) F5
10 10 (4.26%) Symantec
11 9 (3.83%) CyberTech
11 9 (3.83%) Riverbed
11 9 (3.83%) Siemens
12 8 (3.40%) LANDesk
12 8 (3.40%) Meraki
13 7 (2.98%) Fortinet