The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Polycom
Rank 554 514 524
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +10
Contract jobs citing Polycom 20 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.064% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.089% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 13
Average daily rate
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£253 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.20% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £158 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £381 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 £300 £503
% change year-on-year
-63.33% -40.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £24.50 £45.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.55% +95.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £45.00 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £45.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.55% +63.63%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22458 21809 24499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.81% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12735 12183 12822
Average daily rate £388 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1003 1112 1288
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Polycom across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Polycom across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Polycom Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Polycom
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Polycom within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -10 9 £110 -63.33% 1
London +1 6 £325 +1.96% 3
South East -18 2 £450 +28.57% 4
South West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Polycom
UK

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 32 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 21 (52.50%) Cisco
3 14 (35.00%) Lync
4 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
5 12 (30.00%) Banking
5 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (30.00%) WAN
5 12 (30.00%) Avaya
6 11 (27.50%) VoIP
6 11 (27.50%) LAN
6 11 (27.50%) Windows
7 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
8 8 (20.00%) Finance
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (17.50%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (17.50%) MS Office
9 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (15.00%) Smartphone
11 5 (12.50%) IPTV
11 5 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
11 5 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (12.50%) Tandberg
11 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (12.50%) Wireless
11 5 (12.50%) Citrix
11 5 (12.50%) MPLS
11 5 (12.50%) OSPF
11 5 (12.50%) BGP

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (35.00%) Lync
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (30.00%) WAN
2 11 (27.50%) VoIP
2 11 (27.50%) LAN
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (12.50%) Wireless
3 5 (12.50%) MPLS
3 5 (12.50%) OSPF
3 5 (12.50%) BGP
4 4 (10.00%) SAN
4 4 (10.00%) Internet
5 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.00%) Firewall
6 2 (5.00%) DNS
6 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.50%) Multicast
7 1 (2.50%) ISDN
General
1 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
2 12 (30.00%) Banking
3 8 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Consultant
2 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Technician
5 2 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Multimedia Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Desktop Support
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) ODBC
1 1 (2.50%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (15.00%) Smartphone
3 5 (12.50%) IPTV
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) Video on Demand
4 2 (5.00%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.50%) Streaming Media
5 1 (2.50%) Handset
5 1 (2.50%) iPhone
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
5 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
1 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (5.00%) Service Management
2 2 (5.00%) Change Control
2 2 (5.00%) Content Management
2 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.50%) Migration
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.50%) CCIE
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Avaya
3 5 (12.50%) Tandberg
3 5 (12.50%) Citrix
4 4 (10.00%) Dell
4 4 (10.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (7.50%) VMware
6 2 (5.00%) Remedy
6 2 (5.00%) Aruba
6 2 (5.00%) Mitel
6 2 (5.00%) Brocade
7 1 (2.50%) Altiris
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) CommVault
7 1 (2.50%) Lotus
7 1 (2.50%) McAfee
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper
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