The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Polycom, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Polycom
Rank - 126 118
Contract jobs citing Polycom 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.32% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £105 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -77.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 £150 £213
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.67% +27.85%
Polycom
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1298 1240 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.61% 47.71% 49.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 619 470
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 47 76
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.60 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.90% +3.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.45 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Polycom across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Polycom Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Polycom
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Polycom across the Berkshire region.

Polycom Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Polycom
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Polycom across the Berkshire region.

Polycom Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Polycom
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Polycom within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
Thatcham - - - -
Polycom
South East