The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Polycom
UK / England
Rank 550 566 546
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing Polycom 17 38 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.082% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.092% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 9
Median daily rate £300 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £179 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £385 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £350 £105
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +233.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £22.00

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18459 19999 21199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.24% 43.00% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11474 11915 12658
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 657 815 938
Median hourly rate £19.77 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Polycom Jobs Demand Trend in England

Polycom
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Polycom Daily Rate Trend in England

Polycom
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Polycom across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Polycom Daily Rate Histogram in England

Polycom
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Polycom Hourly Rate Trend in England

Polycom
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Polycom within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
London -11 11 £244 -32.75% 5
Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
North West +26 2 - - 2
South West +11 1 £300 +33.33% 1
Polycom
UK

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 39 (73.58%) Video Conferencing
2 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
3 32 (60.38%) Skype for Business
4 29 (54.72%) Skype
5 26 (49.06%) Cisco
6 19 (35.85%) Office 365
7 17 (32.08%) Finance
8 15 (28.30%) Citrix
9 14 (26.42%) Windows
10 13 (24.53%) ITIL
10 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
10 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (22.64%) MS Office
12 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
12 10 (18.87%) VMware
12 10 (18.87%) Unified Communications
12 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
13 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (16.98%) Manufacturing
14 8 (15.09%) PBX
14 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
15 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
15 7 (13.21%) Windows 10
16 6 (11.32%) Penetration Testing
16 6 (11.32%) Change Management
16 6 (11.32%) SCCM
16 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 5 (9.43%) WebEx
17 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
17 5 (9.43%) Sonus

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 32 (60.38%) Skype for Business
2 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (54.72%) Skype
2 10 (18.87%) Unified Communications
3 8 (15.09%) PBX
4 5 (9.43%) ISDN
4 5 (9.43%) LAN
4 5 (9.43%) Telepresence
4 5 (9.43%) WebEx
5 4 (7.55%) DNS
5 4 (7.55%) Firewall
5 4 (7.55%) IP Telephony
5 4 (7.55%) VoIP
5 4 (7.55%) VPN
5 4 (7.55%) WAN
6 3 (5.66%) DHCP
6 3 (5.66%) SAN
6 3 (5.66%) Wireless
7 2 (3.77%) Extranet
7 2 (3.77%) Internet
7 2 (3.77%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.55%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Back Office
4 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Consultant
2 10 (18.87%) Lync Consultant
3 9 (16.98%) Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Business Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Lync Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support
6 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Voice Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Avaya Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IP Telephony Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Unified Communications Manager
8 3 (5.66%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) XMPP
2 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 39 (73.58%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.43%) Fat Client
3 5 (9.43%) Thin Client
3 5 (9.43%) Virtual Team
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Equities
4 3 (5.66%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.77%) iPhone
5 2 (3.77%) Life Science
6 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.89%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.89%) iSeries
6 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.89%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
4 7 (13.21%) Windows 10
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.77%) Android
7 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.89%) Unix
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) ITIL
2 6 (11.32%) Change Management
2 6 (11.32%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.55%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.66%) Project Management
6 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.77%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (1.89%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.89%) Change Control
7 1 (1.89%) Demand Management
7 1 (1.89%) Network Management
7 1 (1.89%) Project Governance
7 1 (1.89%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) MCP
3 2 (3.77%) MCSA
3 2 (3.77%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
3 4 (7.55%) XenApp
3 4 (7.55%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.77%) BitLocker
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.89%) Cacti
3 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
2 26 (49.06%) Cisco
3 15 (28.30%) Citrix
4 10 (18.87%) VMware
5 5 (9.43%) Avaya
5 5 (9.43%) Dell
5 5 (9.43%) Sonus
6 4 (7.55%) Wyse
7 3 (5.66%) AppSense
7 3 (5.66%) HP
7 3 (5.66%) Mitel
7 3 (5.66%) Symantec
8 2 (3.77%) Adobe
8 2 (3.77%) Apple
8 2 (3.77%) Aruba
8 2 (3.77%) Brocade
8 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.77%) Google
8 2 (3.77%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.77%) Riverbed
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