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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Avaya
UK
Rank 470 470 472
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing Avaya 116 161 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.70% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 98 64
Median daily rate £356 £319 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £281 £288
% change year-on-year +29.77% -2.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 3
Median hourly rate £19.50 £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.00% -43.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.10 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £19.77 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £12.30 £18.00
% change year-on-year +42.27% -31.66%  

Avaya is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19614 23045 23664
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.15% 43.64% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12079 13916 13336
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 704 807 988
Median hourly rate £17.89 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.55% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Avaya
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Avaya as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Avaya in the UK

Avaya
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Avaya in the UK

Avaya
Top 30 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 105 £350 +16.66% 46
London +4 37 £345 -17.36% 17
South East +20 32 £275 +19.56% 8
Berkshire +37 16 £275 -24.27%
West Yorkshire +20 13 £425 -22.72% 2
Yorkshire +13 13 £425 -22.72% 2
East of England -1 12 £365 +204.16% 4
Leeds +11 11 £425 -22.72% 1
Norfolk +9 11 £365 -
Buckinghamshire +3 11 £525 - 2
Milton Keynes +6 10 £525 - 1
Bracknell - 10 £263 -
South Wales +13 8 £375 -
Wales +10 8 £375 -
Croydon +12 7 £413 +10.00% 1
City of London -1 6 £475 +2.70% 5
West Midlands +13 5 £160 -44.34% 5
Cardiff +15 4 £375 -
East Midlands +1 4 £293 - 2
Birmingham +1 3 £160 -45.53% 4
Newport - 3 - -
Oxfordshire -4 2 £150 - 2
Reading - 2 £388 -
King's Lynn - 2 £368 -
North West +22 1 £275 -20.86% 5
Edinburgh +20 1 - -
Scotland +19 1 - - 1
Hampshire +14 1 £600 +123.25% 2
Manchester +10 1 £275 -50.00% 2
Swindon +6 1 - -

Avaya
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 122 (45.02%) Cisco
2 97 (35.79%) Windows
3 96 (35.42%) VMware
4 72 (26.57%) Finance
5 67 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 62 (22.88%) VoIP
7 61 (22.51%) Firewall
8 60 (22.14%) ITIL
9 55 (20.30%) Cisco Certification
10 52 (19.19%) Windows 7
11 50 (18.45%) WAN
12 49 (18.08%) Microsoft
13 47 (17.34%) Data Centre
14 41 (15.13%) DNS
15 38 (14.02%) CCNA
15 38 (14.02%) LAN
16 37 (13.65%) Citrix
17 36 (13.28%) Active Directory
17 36 (13.28%) Windows Server
18 35 (12.92%) SQL
19 34 (12.55%) Windows Server 2003
20 33 (12.18%) CRM
20 33 (12.18%) VPN
21 31 (11.44%) HP
21 31 (11.44%) IVR
22 29 (10.70%) CCNP
22 29 (10.70%) SharePoint
23 28 (10.33%) Telecoms
24 27 (9.96%) SLA
25 26 (9.59%) Juniper

Avaya
Top Related 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 29 (10.70%) SharePoint
2 22 (8.12%) IIS
3 21 (7.75%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (6.64%) Skype for Business
5 14 (5.17%) CMS
5 14 (5.17%) MS Exchange
6 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.21%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.85%) IBM Domino
8 3 (1.11%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (7.75%) MS Office
2 20 (7.38%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.43%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.95%) Office 365
3 7 (2.58%) SaaS
4 5 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (22.88%) VoIP
2 61 (22.51%) Firewall
3 50 (18.45%) WAN
4 41 (15.13%) DNS
5 38 (14.02%) LAN
6 33 (12.18%) VPN
7 26 (9.59%) MPLS
7 26 (9.59%) Wireless
8 20 (7.38%) Ethernet
9 19 (7.01%) IP Telephony
10 18 (6.64%) Unified Communications
11 15 (5.54%) SAN
12 14 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (5.17%) Skype
13 13 (4.80%) DHCP
13 13 (4.80%) PBX
14 12 (4.43%) Network Security
15 11 (4.06%) NetScaler
16 9 (3.32%) OSPF
16 9 (3.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 72 (26.57%) Finance
2 28 (10.33%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.38%) Retail
4 7 (2.58%) Banking
5 6 (2.21%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.48%) Legal
7 3 (1.11%) Automotive
7 3 (1.11%) Marketing
8 2 (0.74%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.74%) Electronics
8 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.74%) German Language
8 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.74%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Billing
9 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (14.39%) Avaya Engineer
2 30 (11.07%) Analyst
3 27 (9.96%) Network Engineer
4 21 (7.75%) Support Engineer
5 20 (7.38%) Voice Engineer
6 18 (6.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 18 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (5.90%) Project Manager
8 15 (5.54%) Infrastructure Manager
8 15 (5.54%) Network Analyst
9 14 (5.17%) Operations Engineer
10 13 (4.80%) Cisco Engineer
11 12 (4.43%) Architect
11 12 (4.43%) Operations Analyst
12 11 (4.06%) Network Operations Analyst
12 11 (4.06%) Windows Engineer
13 10 (3.69%) Consultant
14 9 (3.32%) Cisco Voice Engineer
14 9 (3.32%) Telephony Engineer
15 8 (2.95%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.74%) 802.1X
1 2 (0.74%) CSS
1 2 (0.74%) HTML
1 2 (0.74%) Web Services
1 2 (0.74%) XMPP
2 1 (0.37%) .NET
2 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.37%) ActiveX
2 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.37%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.37%) CSS3
2 1 (0.37%) D3.js
2 1 (0.37%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.37%) Highcharts JS
2 1 (0.37%) HTML5
2 1 (0.37%) jQuery
2 1 (0.37%) TAPI
2 1 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.34%) Data Centre
2 31 (11.44%) IVR
3 25 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.32%) Driving Licence
4 9 (3.32%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.58%) Handset
5 7 (2.58%) iSeries
6 6 (2.21%) e-Health
6 6 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.85%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.11%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.11%) iPhone
9 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) iPad
10 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) Social Media
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 97 (35.79%) Windows
2 52 (19.19%) Windows 7
3 36 (13.28%) Windows Server
4 34 (12.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (7.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (6.64%) Linux
8 11 (4.06%) Unix
8 11 (4.06%) Windows 10
9 7 (2.58%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.58%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.21%) Android
11 4 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.74%) CentOS
12 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.14%) ITIL
2 33 (12.18%) CRM
3 21 (7.75%) Project Management
4 17 (6.27%) Business Continuity
5 15 (5.54%) WFM
6 14 (5.17%) Change Management
6 14 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (4.80%) High Availability
7 13 (4.80%) Workforce Optimisation
8 12 (4.43%) BCP
9 11 (4.06%) Business Continuity Planning
9 11 (4.06%) Migration
9 11 (4.06%) Network Design
9 11 (4.06%) Service Delivery
9 11 (4.06%) Supplier Management
9 11 (4.06%) Workflow
10 9 (3.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (3.32%) Incident Management
10 9 (3.32%) Service Management
11 8 (2.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.92%) SQL
2 4 (1.48%) Java
3 3 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.74%) Python
5 1 (0.37%) C
5 1 (0.37%) C#
5 1 (0.37%) Delphi
5 1 (0.37%) ES6
5 1 (0.37%) Perl
5 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (20.30%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (14.02%) CCNA
3 29 (10.70%) CCNP
4 17 (6.27%) Security Cleared
5 12 (4.43%) Avaya Certification
5 12 (4.43%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (3.69%) CCIE
7 10 (3.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (2.95%) MCSE
9 7 (2.58%) CCVP
10 5 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (1.85%) CCSA
11 4 (1.48%) CCDA
11 4 (1.48%) CCNP Voice
11 4 (1.48%) Degree
11 4 (1.48%) MCITP
12 3 (1.11%) CCDP
12 3 (1.11%) MCSA
13 2 (0.74%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.96%) SLA
2 8 (2.95%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.74%) BS25999
5 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.37%) QA
5 1 (0.37%) SDET
System Software
1 67 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (13.28%) Active Directory
3 23 (8.49%) VMware ESX
4 22 (8.12%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (3.69%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.21%) XenServer
7 4 (1.48%) Firmware
7 4 (1.48%) vSphere
7 4 (1.48%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.11%) KVM
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.58%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (2.21%) Backup Exec
2 6 (2.21%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (2.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.85%) SCCM
4 3 (1.11%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.11%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.74%) SnapMirror
5 2 (0.74%) WSUS
6 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.37%) Ansible
6 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.37%) MobiControl
6 1 (0.37%) OpenView
6 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.37%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.37%) RANCID
6 1 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 122 (45.02%) Cisco
2 96 (35.42%) VMware
3 49 (18.08%) Microsoft
4 37 (13.65%) Citrix
5 31 (11.44%) HP
6 26 (9.59%) Juniper
7 25 (9.23%) F5
8 22 (8.12%) CheckPoint
8 22 (8.12%) Nortel
9 20 (7.38%) Epicor
10 18 (6.64%) Dell
11 15 (5.54%) Fortinet
11 15 (5.54%) Genesys
12 13 (4.80%) Remedy
13 12 (4.43%) Verint
14 11 (4.06%) Mitel
15 10 (3.69%) Palo Alto
15 10 (3.69%) Polycom
16 8 (2.95%) Apple
16 8 (2.95%) Salesforce.com