The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Polycom
Rank 137 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Polycom 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.042% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.091% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£110 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 £300 £503
% change year-on-year
-63.33% -40.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £45.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.55% +63.63%
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1364 1094 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.79% 46.06% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 491 648
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 120 137
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.66 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -6.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.67 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Polycom
England

Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Polycom Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Polycom
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Polycom Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Polycom
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Polycom Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Polycom
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Polycom within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bedfordshire - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Polycom
England

Polycom
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Polycom also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Polycom.

1 10 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Lync
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Avaya
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Polycom also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Polycom. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Avaya