Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 656 518 605
Rank change year-on-year -138 +87 -57
Contract jobs citing Avaya 214 345 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.79% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 186 170
UK median daily rate £313 £357 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.34% -2.19% +4.14%
10th Percentile £128 £183 £188
90th Percentile £488 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £316 £365 £359
% change year-on-year -13.36% +1.67% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 9
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% -12.86% -10.05%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £26.00 £23.88 £33.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +18.52% -22.86% -10.05%

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 41,815 43,709 46,439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.06% 45.14% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,410 26,754 27,443
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,366 1,660 1,943
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.25 £10.15
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 20 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Avaya over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 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 -113 186 £310 -16.33% 62
London -18 104 £281 -18.48% 23
UK excluding London -131 94 £316 -13.36% 43
South East -76 41 £315 -21.25% 12
Midlands -4 14 £400 +21.21% 6
West Midlands +16 13 £400 +14.29% 5
North of England -3 11 £325 -16.67% 14
Scotland -14 8 £140 -24.32% 2
East of England -33 7 £130 -64.38% 2
Yorkshire -6 6 £300 -17.30% 4
Wales +5 5 £269 -29.51% 1
South West +2 5 £273 -39.44% 5
North West -11 5 £350 -12.50% 9
Northern Ireland -37 2 - - 1
East Midlands -2 1 - - 1
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 100 (46.73%) Cisco
2 83 (38.79%) Windows
3 71 (33.18%) Active Directory
4 65 (30.37%) Microsoft
5 58 (27.10%) VoIP
6 49 (22.90%) Skype
7 48 (22.43%) WAN
8 47 (21.96%) Skype for Business
9 46 (21.50%) Office 365
10 44 (20.56%) Finance
11 43 (20.09%) LAN
12 42 (19.63%) Microsoft Office
13 38 (17.76%) ITIL
14 37 (17.29%) Telecoms
15 35 (16.36%) Windows 10
16 31 (14.49%) Windows 7
17 29 (13.55%) VMware
18 27 (12.62%) DHCP
18 27 (12.62%) MS Exchange
18 27 (12.62%) DNS
19 26 (12.15%) Video Conferencing
19 26 (12.15%) Unified Communications
20 25 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
21 24 (11.21%) PBX
21 24 (11.21%) Banking
22 23 (10.75%) TCP/IP
22 23 (10.75%) VPN
22 23 (10.75%) Windows Server
23 22 (10.28%) MPLS
23 22 (10.28%) Migration

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 47 (21.96%) Skype for Business
2 27 (12.62%) MS Exchange
3 14 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.80%) CMS
6 5 (2.34%) IIS
7 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (19.63%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.47%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 46 (21.50%) Office 365
2 10 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.34%) SaaS
5 4 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.40%) G Suite
7 2 (0.93%) IaaS
7 2 (0.93%) PaaS
8 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 58 (27.10%) VoIP
2 49 (22.90%) Skype
3 48 (22.43%) WAN
4 43 (20.09%) LAN
5 27 (12.62%) DHCP
5 27 (12.62%) DNS
6 26 (12.15%) Unified Communications
7 24 (11.21%) PBX
8 23 (10.75%) TCP/IP
8 23 (10.75%) VPN
9 22 (10.28%) Firewall
9 22 (10.28%) MPLS
10 20 (9.35%) IP Telephony
11 15 (7.01%) H.323
12 13 (6.07%) Broadband
12 13 (6.07%) Internet
12 13 (6.07%) ISDN
12 13 (6.07%) Wireless
13 11 (5.14%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (3.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.87%) Redis
3 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.47%) MS Access
5 1 (0.47%) MySQL
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.93%) Selenium
2 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.93%) webpack
General
1 44 (20.56%) Finance
2 37 (17.29%) Telecoms
3 24 (11.21%) Banking
4 7 (3.27%) Legal
5 6 (2.80%) Billing
6 5 (2.34%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.34%) Law
6 5 (2.34%) Retail
7 4 (1.87%) Back Office
8 2 (0.93%) German Language
8 2 (0.93%) Local Government
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) Front Office
9 1 (0.47%) International Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (21.03%) Analyst
2 22 (10.28%) Support Analyst
3 21 (9.81%) Network Engineer
4 20 (9.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 20 (9.35%) Support Engineer
4 20 (9.35%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 17 (7.94%) Desktop Support
5 17 (7.94%) Voice Engineer
6 14 (6.54%) IT Support
7 13 (6.07%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 13 (6.07%) Cisco Engineer
7 13 (6.07%) Service Analyst
7 13 (6.07%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (5.61%) Architect
8 12 (5.61%) Avaya Engineer
8 12 (5.61%) IT Engineer
9 11 (5.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 11 (5.14%) Service Desk Support
10 10 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (4.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.80%) .NET
2 4 (1.87%) LDAP
2 4 (1.87%) Web Services
2 4 (1.87%) XMPP
3 2 (0.93%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.93%) ADO.NET
3 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (0.93%) Entity Framework
3 2 (0.93%) JSON
3 2 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.93%) React
3 2 (0.93%) REST
3 2 (0.93%) RESTful
3 2 (0.93%) SignalR
3 2 (0.93%) SOAP
3 2 (0.93%) Spring
3 2 (0.93%) WCF
3 2 (0.93%) WSDL
3 2 (0.93%) XML
3 2 (0.93%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.15%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (6.54%) IVR
3 13 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.07%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.07%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.27%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.27%) iPhone
5 6 (2.80%) Smartphone
6 5 (2.34%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.34%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.87%) Handset
7 4 (1.87%) iPad
7 4 (1.87%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.40%) Social Media
9 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.93%) AS400
9 2 (0.93%) BYOD
9 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.93%) iSeries
9 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 83 (38.79%) Windows
2 35 (16.36%) Windows 10
3 31 (14.49%) Windows 7
4 23 (10.75%) Windows Server
5 12 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.21%) Linux
7 7 (3.27%) Android
8 6 (2.80%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.87%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.40%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.76%) ITIL
2 22 (10.28%) Migration
3 18 (8.41%) Change Management
4 15 (7.01%) Incident Management
5 13 (6.07%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (6.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (6.07%) Project Management
6 12 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (4.21%) Configuration Management
7 9 (4.21%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.27%) Problem Management
9 6 (2.80%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (2.80%) Contingency Planning
9 6 (2.80%) Workforce Optimisation
10 5 (2.34%) Digital Signal Processing
10 5 (2.34%) High Availability
10 5 (2.34%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (2.34%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.34%) Signal Processing
10 5 (2.34%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.67%) SQL
2 2 (0.93%) C#
2 2 (0.93%) ES6
2 2 (0.93%) Java
2 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.93%) XPath
3 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.88%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (8.41%) Degree
4 16 (7.48%) MCSE
5 14 (6.54%) CCNA
6 9 (4.21%) MCSA
7 8 (3.74%) CCNP
8 7 (3.27%) CCIE
8 7 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (2.34%) CCVP
11 3 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (1.40%) MCDST
11 3 (1.40%) MCP
11 3 (1.40%) MOS
12 2 (0.93%) Avaya Certification
12 2 (0.93%) MCITP
12 2 (0.93%) MCSD
12 2 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.14%) SLA
2 2 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) GDPR
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) MiFID
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (33.18%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.07%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.21%) vSphere
5 3 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.40%) XenApp
6 2 (0.93%) Docker
6 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.47%) Squid
7 1 (0.47%) UAG
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (7.01%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (5.14%) SCCM
3 2 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.93%) Nagios
3 2 (0.93%) OSSEC
3 2 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.47%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.47%) SCOM
4 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 100 (46.73%) Cisco
2 65 (30.37%) Microsoft
3 29 (13.55%) VMware
4 17 (7.94%) CheckPoint
5 15 (7.01%) Genesys
6 14 (6.54%) Apple
6 14 (6.54%) Citrix
6 14 (6.54%) Ivanti
7 13 (6.07%) Bloomberg
7 13 (6.07%) Nortel
7 13 (6.07%) SolarWinds
7 13 (6.07%) Verint
8 10 (4.67%) Symantec
9 9 (4.21%) Polycom
9 9 (4.21%) Riverbed
10 8 (3.74%) HP
11 7 (3.27%) IBM
11 7 (3.27%) Meraki
11 7 (3.27%) Siemens
12 6 (2.80%) ScanSafe