Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 625 573 584
Rank change year-on-year -52 +11 -80
Contract jobs citing Avaya 233 351 305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.72% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 184 182
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £194 £154 £185
90th Percentile £524 £519 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 6
UK median hourly rate £162.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1200.00% -21.88% -2.91%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.50 £13.75
90th Percentile £184.50 £18.63 £22.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £88.25 £12.50 £18.61
% change year-on-year +606.00% -32.83% +28.34%

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 42035 48754 50166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.60% 44.94% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25695 29915 29191
UK median daily rate £430 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £612 £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 1394 1642 2220
UK median hourly rate £17.13 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.14% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.43
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.38 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.04% +2.21% +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 19 August 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 19 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Avaya in the UK

Avaya
Top 17 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 19 August 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 -60 181 £375 +7.14% 42
UK excluding London -59 117 £400 +17.65% 34
London +44 107 £350 -12.50% 8
South East -19 30 £400 +1.59% 10
Scotland +39 25 £242 -30.86%
North of England +36 16 £350 -7.59% 14
Midlands +3 15 £400 +110.53% 2
West Midlands +11 11 £400 +122.22% 1
East of England -29 11 £500 +94.17% 2
Wales -3 10 £500 +37.93% 1
Yorkshire +26 9 £375 -0.66% 10
Northern Ireland -52 8 £345 +8.66%
North West +7 6 £325 -16.67% 3
East Midlands -14 4 £354 -21.28% 1
South West -5 3 £448 +57.02% 5
North East +51 1 - - 1
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 111 (47.64%) Cisco
2 53 (22.75%) VoIP
3 51 (21.89%) Windows
4 49 (21.03%) Active Directory
5 46 (19.74%) Firewall
5 46 (19.74%) Skype
6 45 (19.31%) WAN
7 44 (18.88%) Telecoms
7 44 (18.88%) Skype for Business
8 42 (18.03%) Migration
9 41 (17.60%) Microsoft
10 40 (17.17%) LAN
11 39 (16.74%) ITIL
11 39 (16.74%) Finance
12 33 (14.16%) MPLS
12 33 (14.16%) Data Centre
13 30 (12.88%) Project Management
14 28 (12.02%) VPN
15 27 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
15 27 (11.59%) CMS
15 27 (11.59%) IVR
16 26 (11.16%) Unified Communications
17 25 (10.73%) Wireless
17 25 (10.73%) SQL
18 24 (10.30%) Microsoft Office
18 24 (10.30%) VMware
19 23 (9.87%) CRM
19 23 (9.87%) TCP/IP
19 23 (9.87%) Banking
20 22 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure

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 44 (18.88%) Skype for Business
2 27 (11.59%) CMS
3 13 (5.58%) MS Exchange
4 11 (4.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (3.86%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.15%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.86%) IIS
9 1 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (10.30%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (6.44%) MS Visio
3 12 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.43%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.44%) Office 365
2 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.72%) SaaS
4 3 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.29%) IaaS
4 3 (1.29%) Yammer
5 2 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 53 (22.75%) VoIP
2 46 (19.74%) Firewall
2 46 (19.74%) Skype
3 45 (19.31%) WAN
4 40 (17.17%) LAN
5 33 (14.16%) MPLS
6 28 (12.02%) VPN
7 26 (11.16%) Unified Communications
8 25 (10.73%) Wireless
9 23 (9.87%) TCP/IP
10 20 (8.58%) DHCP
11 17 (7.30%) OSPF
11 17 (7.30%) PBX
12 16 (6.87%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (6.87%) CTI
13 15 (6.44%) Internet
14 14 (6.01%) DNS
15 13 (5.58%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (5.15%) IPsec
17 11 (4.72%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.29%) Redis
3 1 (0.43%) Informix
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.29%) Selenium
2 3 (1.29%) webpack
3 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 44 (18.88%) Telecoms
2 39 (16.74%) Finance
3 23 (9.87%) Banking
4 18 (7.73%) Legal
5 5 (2.15%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.72%) Billing
6 4 (1.72%) Law
6 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.72%) Retail
7 3 (1.29%) Back Office
7 3 (1.29%) Electronics
7 3 (1.29%) Marketing
8 2 (0.86%) Advertising
8 2 (0.86%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (15.45%) Analyst
2 34 (14.59%) Project Manager
3 28 (12.02%) Avaya Engineer
4 23 (9.87%) Network Engineer
5 18 (7.73%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.01%) Architect
7 13 (5.58%) Telephony Manager
8 12 (5.15%) Telephony Project Manager
8 12 (5.15%) Voice Engineer
9 11 (4.72%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (4.72%) Consultant
9 11 (4.72%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 9 (3.86%) IT Support
10 9 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.43%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (3.43%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (3.43%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.43%) Telecoms Analyst
12 7 (3.00%) Operations Analyst
12 7 (3.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.00%) XMPP
2 5 (2.15%) Web Services
3 3 (1.29%) Hibernate
3 3 (1.29%) React
3 3 (1.29%) Spring
4 2 (0.86%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.86%) CSS
4 2 (0.86%) CSS3
4 2 (0.86%) HTML
4 2 (0.86%) HTML5
4 2 (0.86%) TAPI
4 2 (0.86%) VXML
5 1 (0.43%) .NET
5 1 (0.43%) ActiveX
5 1 (0.43%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.43%) JSON
5 1 (0.43%) JSP
5 1 (0.43%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.43%) SOAP
5 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.16%) Data Centre
2 27 (11.59%) IVR
3 14 (6.01%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.72%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.58%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.58%) Handset
8 5 (2.15%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.15%) CMDB
8 5 (2.15%) PKI
9 4 (1.72%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.29%) iPhone
10 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.29%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.29%) Replication
10 3 (1.29%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.29%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.86%) CCTV
12 1 (0.43%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.89%) Windows
2 21 (9.01%) Windows Server
3 17 (7.30%) Windows 7
4 15 (6.44%) Linux
5 13 (5.58%) Unix
5 13 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.86%) Windows 8
8 8 (3.43%) Windows 10
9 5 (2.15%) Android
9 5 (2.15%) CentOS
10 3 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.03%) Migration
2 39 (16.74%) ITIL
3 30 (12.88%) Project Management
4 23 (9.87%) CRM
5 17 (7.30%) Change Management
6 13 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (5.58%) PRINCE2
7 12 (5.15%) Problem Management
8 10 (4.29%) Time Management
9 9 (3.86%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (3.43%) Workforce Optimisation
11 7 (3.00%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.00%) Mobile Device Management
11 7 (3.00%) WFM
12 6 (2.58%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (2.58%) Change Control
12 6 (2.58%) Contact Management
13 5 (2.15%) Asset Management
13 5 (2.15%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.73%) SQL
2 5 (2.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.72%) ES6
3 4 (1.72%) Java
4 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.43%) C
5 1 (0.43%) C#
5 1 (0.43%) Delphi
5 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (9.44%) CCNP
3 17 (7.30%) Degree
4 11 (4.72%) CCNA
5 10 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.86%) CCIE
6 9 (3.86%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.00%) PMP
7 7 (3.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.58%) MCSE
8 6 (2.58%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.72%) CCIE Security
9 4 (1.72%) MCSA
10 3 (1.29%) CCVP
10 3 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.29%) MCP
10 3 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.29%) SLA
2 5 (2.15%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.15%) QA
3 3 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) MiFID
4 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 49 (21.03%) Active Directory
2 22 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (3.00%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.72%) Squid
6 3 (1.29%) Docker
6 3 (1.29%) UAG
6 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.86%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.86%) vSphere
8 1 (0.43%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.43%) Firmware
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (7.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (3.43%) NetBackup
3 7 (3.00%) FortiGate
4 6 (2.58%) SCCM
4 6 (2.58%) SCOM
5 4 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.29%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.29%) Nagios
6 3 (1.29%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.86%) Nessus
7 2 (0.86%) WSUS
8 1 (0.43%) Ansible
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco CME
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.43%) Dollar Universe
8 1 (0.43%) MobiControl
8 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.43%) OSSEC
8 1 (0.43%) RANCID
Vendors
1 111 (47.64%) Cisco
2 41 (17.60%) Microsoft
3 24 (10.30%) VMware
4 21 (9.01%) Verint
5 19 (8.15%) F5
6 17 (7.30%) Fortinet
6 17 (7.30%) HP
7 15 (6.44%) CheckPoint
8 12 (5.15%) BT
8 12 (5.15%) Genesys
9 11 (4.72%) Apple
9 11 (4.72%) Citrix
9 11 (4.72%) Oracle
9 11 (4.72%) Polycom
10 10 (4.29%) Nortel
10 10 (4.29%) Siemens
10 10 (4.29%) SolarWinds
11 9 (3.86%) CyberTech
12 8 (3.43%) Juniper
12 8 (3.43%) NICE Systems