The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Polycom
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Polycom 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £168 £235
% change year-on-year
+108.95% -28.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £20.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-46.34% +46.42%
Polycom
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
461 475 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 50.55% 51.52% 49.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 240 219
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £14.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +46.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £22.50 £18.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Polycom as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Polycom Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Polycom
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Polycom Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Polycom
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Polycom Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Polycom
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Polycom also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) IPX
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) IPX
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft