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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Polycom
Rank 194 206 195
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Polycom 6 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.029% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.066% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£330 - £285
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 - £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 - £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 £150 £213
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.67% +27.85%
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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
2459 3028 2642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.58% 44.54% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1816 2172 1895
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 75 80
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.49 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £30.83 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Polycom across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Polycom across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Polycom Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Lync
2 4 (50.00%) Tandberg
2 4 (50.00%) XMPP
3 3 (37.50%) Avaya
3 3 (37.50%) H.323
3 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) iPhone
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) iPad
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SQL

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (62.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) H.323
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Audio Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
1 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Tandberg
3 3 (37.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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