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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Polycom
UK / England
Rank 541 585 566
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -19
Contract jobs citing Polycom 31 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.066% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 9
Median daily rate £350 £255 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £163 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £235 £110
% change year-on-year
+48.93% +113.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -20.45%

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
18612 20118 21722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.49% 42.89% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11662 12202 12727
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 671 781 908
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.46 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £41.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +3 18 £395 +22.95% 4
Yorkshire +25 6 £350 -20.00% 1
South West +8 3 £305 +35.55%
North West +16 2 £350 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Polycom
UK

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 42 (66.67%) Skype for Business
3 39 (61.90%) Video Conferencing
4 37 (58.73%) Skype
5 31 (49.21%) Cisco
6 24 (38.10%) Office 365
7 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (25.40%) Finance
9 15 (23.81%) Windows
10 14 (22.22%) Citrix
11 13 (20.63%) PBX
11 13 (20.63%) ITIL
11 13 (20.63%) Telepresence
12 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
12 12 (19.05%) MS Office
12 12 (19.05%) Manufacturing
13 11 (17.46%) Active Directory
13 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
14 10 (15.87%) WebEx
14 10 (15.87%) Unified Communications
15 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
16 8 (12.70%) Windows 10
17 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 7 (11.11%) VMware
18 6 (9.52%) Change Management
18 6 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
18 6 (9.52%) SSL
18 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 6 (9.52%) Virtual Team
19 5 (7.94%) Windows Server

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 42 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.94%) CMS
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Office
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (58.73%) Skype
2 13 (20.63%) PBX
2 13 (20.63%) Telepresence
3 10 (15.87%) Unified Communications
3 10 (15.87%) WebEx
4 6 (9.52%) SSL
5 5 (7.94%) IP Telephony
5 5 (7.94%) LAN
6 4 (6.35%) DNS
6 4 (6.35%) ISDN
6 4 (6.35%) VoIP
6 4 (6.35%) WAN
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (4.76%) Firewall
7 3 (4.76%) VPN
8 2 (3.17%) DHCP
8 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
8 2 (3.17%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.17%) SAN
8 2 (3.17%) Wireless
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Consultant
2 9 (14.29%) Analyst
2 9 (14.29%) Lync Consultant
3 8 (12.70%) Business Consultant
3 8 (12.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Lync Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Architect
5 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.35%) IT Support
6 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Avaya Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Avaya Voice Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) XMPP
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (61.90%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.52%) Virtual Team
4 5 (7.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.76%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.17%) Equities
6 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.17%) iPhone
6 2 (3.17%) Life Science
6 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.70%) Windows 10
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Android
6 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) ITIL
2 6 (9.52%) Change Management
2 6 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (7.94%) Information Security
3 5 (7.94%) Project Management
4 4 (6.35%) Asset Management
4 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.17%) Change Control
6 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.17%) Migration
6 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.17%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.59%) Network Management
7 1 (1.59%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.59%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) C
2 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) MCP
3 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.17%) MCSA
3 2 (3.17%) MCSE
4 1 (1.59%) MCDST
4 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) BitLocker
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.17%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.17%) XenApp
3 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 31 (49.21%) Cisco
3 14 (22.22%) Citrix
4 7 (11.11%) VMware
5 5 (7.94%) Avaya
6 4 (6.35%) Apple
6 4 (6.35%) HP
6 4 (6.35%) Sonus
7 3 (4.76%) Dell
7 3 (4.76%) Mitel
8 2 (3.17%) AppSense
8 2 (3.17%) Brocade
8 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.17%) Google
8 2 (3.17%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.17%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.17%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.17%) Sophos
8 2 (3.17%) Symantec
8 2 (3.17%) Wyse
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