The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Polycom
Rank 160 154 204
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +50
Contract jobs citing Polycom 7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.52% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £179 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £428 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £375 £131
% change year-on-year
-61.33% +185.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £24.50
Polycom
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1360 1352 2482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.73% 39.22% 43.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1024 1810
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 71
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.50 £22.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Polycom Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Polycom
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Polycom Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Polycom
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Polycom Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Polycom
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 9 (90.00%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Skype for Business
3 7 (70.00%) Skype
4 6 (60.00%) Unified Communications
5 5 (50.00%) Sonus
5 5 (50.00%) Office 365
5 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) ISDN
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Virtual Team
6 3 (30.00%) Fixed Income
6 3 (30.00%) Equities
6 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (30.00%) WebEx
6 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
6 3 (30.00%) XMPP
6 3 (30.00%) Mitel
6 3 (30.00%) Retail
6 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Migration

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (70.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Skype
2 6 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 5 (50.00%) ISDN
4 3 (30.00%) WebEx
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Lync Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (50.00%) Virtual Team
3 3 (30.00%) Equities
3 3 (30.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Sonus
4 3 (30.00%) Mitel