Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 679 551 583
Rank change year-on-year -128 +32 -17
Contract jobs citing Avaya 198 288 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.70% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 166 194
UK median daily rate £295 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.18% +4.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £128 £164 £173
90th Percentile £525 £500 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £335
% change year-on-year -6.17% +11.34% +14.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +53.85% -34.18%
10th Percentile £12.65 £12.00 £11.34
90th Percentile £17.00 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -22.50% +60.00% -28.57%

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 42,275 41,344 46,674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.81% 44.61% 43.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,456 25,386 28,068
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £248 £250 £237
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,452 1,489 1,690
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.40 £10.05
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.25 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.88% -8.33% +9.09%

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 April 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 19 April 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 -121 169 £290 -21.62% 63
UK excluding London -104 96 £350 -6.17% 49
London -50 87 £190 -44.93% 25
South East -63 38 £444 +10.94% 11
Midlands +8 17 £333 +20.91% 5
West Midlands -7 14 £333 +107.81% 4
North of England -16 10 £265 -37.65% 11
East of England -24 9 £308 -17.00% 6
North West -16 7 £265 -37.65% 5
Wales -21 7 - - 1
South West +9 6 £338 -51.79% 5
Scotland -41 6 £118 -46.83% 8
East Midlands -6 3 - - 1
Yorkshire -26 3 £150 -62.50% 5
Northern Ireland -6 2 - - 1
Isle of Man - 1 £400 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 79 (39.90%) Cisco
2 74 (37.37%) Windows
3 61 (30.81%) Active Directory
4 57 (28.79%) Microsoft
5 53 (26.77%) Finance
6 52 (26.26%) Office 365
7 46 (23.23%) Skype for Business
8 45 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
9 40 (20.20%) Skype
10 39 (19.70%) LAN
11 38 (19.19%) ITIL
12 36 (18.18%) VoIP
13 34 (17.17%) WAN
14 33 (16.67%) Windows 10
15 31 (15.66%) VMware
16 28 (14.14%) MS Exchange
16 28 (14.14%) Unified Communications
17 27 (13.64%) Citrix
18 26 (13.13%) Windows Server
19 24 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (12.12%) DNS
19 24 (12.12%) Telecoms
20 21 (10.61%) Migration
20 21 (10.61%) Change Management
20 21 (10.61%) DHCP
20 21 (10.61%) Project Management
21 19 (9.60%) Windows 7
21 19 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
21 19 (9.60%) TCP/IP
22 18 (9.09%) PBX

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 46 (23.23%) Skype for Business
2 28 (14.14%) MS Exchange
3 14 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (5.05%) CMS
6 8 (4.04%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.54%) IIS
8 5 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.51%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.51%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (26.26%) Office 365
2 5 (2.53%) SaaS
3 4 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.51%) GoToWebinar
Communications & Networking
1 40 (20.20%) Skype
2 39 (19.70%) LAN
3 36 (18.18%) VoIP
4 34 (17.17%) WAN
5 28 (14.14%) Unified Communications
6 24 (12.12%) DNS
7 21 (10.61%) DHCP
8 19 (9.60%) TCP/IP
9 18 (9.09%) PBX
10 15 (7.58%) Firewall
10 15 (7.58%) ISDN
11 11 (5.56%) Internet
11 11 (5.56%) IP Telephony
11 11 (5.56%) VPN
12 10 (5.05%) H.323
12 10 (5.05%) SAN
12 10 (5.05%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (4.55%) MPLS
14 8 (4.04%) CTI
14 8 (4.04%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.52%) MySQL
3 2 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.51%) MS Access
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.02%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) Hudson
General
1 53 (26.77%) Finance
2 24 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 16 (8.08%) Banking
4 7 (3.54%) Local Government
4 7 (3.54%) Retail
5 4 (2.02%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.01%) German Language
6 2 (1.01%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Automotive
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.51%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 43 (21.72%) Analyst
2 20 (10.10%) Consultant
2 20 (10.10%) Support Analyst
2 20 (10.10%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 19 (9.60%) Service Analyst
4 18 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 17 (8.59%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (8.59%) Support Engineer
6 16 (8.08%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.57%) Architect
8 12 (6.06%) Desktop Support
8 12 (6.06%) IT Support
9 11 (5.56%) Avaya Engineer
9 11 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
10 10 (5.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 10 (5.05%) Cisco Engineer
10 10 (5.05%) Network Engineer
10 10 (5.05%) Service Desk Support
11 9 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 9 (4.55%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.52%) Web Services
2 2 (1.01%) Adobe AIR
3 1 (0.51%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.59%) Data Centre
1 17 (8.59%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (8.08%) IVR
3 14 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.54%) Smartphone
5 6 (3.03%) PKI
6 5 (2.53%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.02%) iPhone
7 4 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.52%) Clustering
8 3 (1.52%) Handset
8 3 (1.52%) Social Media
9 2 (1.01%) iPad
10 1 (0.51%) BYOD
10 1 (0.51%) CCTV
10 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.51%) iSeries
10 1 (0.51%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 74 (37.37%) Windows
2 33 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 26 (13.13%) Windows Server
4 19 (9.60%) Windows 7
5 12 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.03%) Mac OS
7 6 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.53%) Android
8 5 (2.53%) Linux
9 4 (2.02%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.02%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.02%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.01%) Unix
11 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.19%) ITIL
2 21 (10.61%) Change Management
2 21 (10.61%) Migration
2 21 (10.61%) Project Management
3 16 (8.08%) Service Delivery
4 15 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.05%) Incident Management
7 10 (5.05%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.04%) Analytics
8 8 (4.04%) High Availability
8 8 (4.04%) WFM
9 7 (3.54%) Business Continuity
9 7 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.03%) ITSM
10 6 (3.03%) Service Management
10 6 (3.03%) Workforce Optimisation
11 5 (2.53%) Case Management
11 5 (2.53%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.06%) SQL
2 9 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.01%) C
3 2 (1.01%) VBScript
4 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (7.07%) CCNA
4 11 (5.56%) Degree
4 11 (5.56%) MCSA
4 11 (5.56%) MCSE
5 8 (4.04%) CCIE
6 7 (3.54%) MCITP
7 6 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (2.53%) CCVP
8 5 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (2.02%) MOS
10 3 (1.52%) CCNP
11 2 (1.01%) CCIE Collaboration
11 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.01%) MCDST
11 2 (1.01%) MCP
11 2 (1.01%) PMP
12 1 (0.51%) CCIE Wireless
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.08%) SLA
2 4 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.01%) GDPR
4 1 (0.51%) MiFID
System Software
1 61 (30.81%) Active Directory
2 24 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.07%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.56%) XenApp
5 8 (4.04%) vSphere
6 5 (2.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.02%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.01%) Firmware
8 2 (1.01%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (9.09%) SCCM
2 13 (6.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.03%) SCOM
4 5 (2.53%) SmoothWall
4 5 (2.53%) WSUS
5 4 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.52%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.52%) HP SIM
6 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (1.52%) vCenter Server
6 3 (1.52%) vMotion
7 2 (1.01%) Cisco CME
7 2 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 79 (39.90%) Cisco
2 57 (28.79%) Microsoft
3 31 (15.66%) VMware
4 27 (13.64%) Citrix
5 17 (8.59%) HP
5 17 (8.59%) Verint
6 13 (6.57%) Apple
6 13 (6.57%) Polycom
7 12 (6.06%) Genesys
7 12 (6.06%) Sonus
8 11 (5.56%) Ivanti
9 10 (5.05%) Bloomberg
9 10 (5.05%) SolarWinds
10 8 (4.04%) CheckPoint
10 8 (4.04%) Nortel
10 8 (4.04%) Veeam
11 7 (3.54%) Altiris
11 7 (3.54%) Dell
11 7 (3.54%) Mitel
12 5 (2.53%) IBM