The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NEC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NEC over the 3 months to 28 September 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 the NEC Corporation.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NEC
Rank 250 265 252
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing NEC 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% 0.060% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £240 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £260 £374
% change year-on-year
+50.96% -30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 - -
NEC
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3997 4741 4238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.71% 47.77% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2346 2720 2184
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 209 271
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.73 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

NEC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NEC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NEC
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

NEC Daily Rate Trend in the South East

NEC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

NEC Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

NEC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NEC within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 -
NEC
England

NEC
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NEC 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 South East region with a requirement for NEC.

1 8 (80.00%) PBX
1 8 (80.00%) Nortel
1 8 (80.00%) Avaya
1 8 (80.00%) Toshiba
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (80.00%) Panasonic
1 8 (80.00%) PABX
1 8 (80.00%) Samsung
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) Siemens
3 2 (20.00%) Mitel
3 2 (20.00%) Nortel Norstar
3 2 (20.00%) Polycom
4 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) MS Visio

NEC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) PABX
1 8 (80.00%) PBX
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) Nortel Norstar
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Field Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Field Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya Field Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Quantity Surveyor
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Quantity Surveyor
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Avaya
1 8 (80.00%) Nortel
1 8 (80.00%) Panasonic
1 8 (80.00%) Samsung
1 8 (80.00%) Toshiba
2 2 (20.00%) Mitel
2 2 (20.00%) Polycom
2 2 (20.00%) Siemens
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft