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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Polycom
Rank 605 576 572
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -4
Contract jobs citing Polycom 32 37 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.073% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.16% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 10
Median daily rate £375 £340 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +47.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £144 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £357 £265 £235
% change year-on-year
+34.71% +12.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.50 -
Polycom
UK

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
22449 22964 22346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.04% 45.26% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14040 13341 12911
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 704 1017 1010
Median hourly rate £18.28 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South West - 10 £350 - 1
London -32 9 £400 +17.64% 2
North West - 5 £378 - 1
South East - 5 £425 - 3
Yorkshire - 3 £428 - 1
Polycom
UK

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 England region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 44 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 41 (62.12%) Skype for Business
3 39 (59.09%) Cisco
4 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (39.39%) ITIL
6 24 (36.36%) Skype
7 23 (34.85%) MS Office
8 21 (31.82%) Finance
9 20 (30.30%) Windows
9 20 (30.30%) MS Excel
9 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
10 16 (24.24%) Telecoms
11 15 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (21.21%) SharePoint
12 14 (21.21%) Office 365
12 14 (21.21%) SCCM
13 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (19.70%) WebEx
13 13 (19.70%) VMware
13 13 (19.70%) Project Management
14 12 (18.18%) Blackberry
14 12 (18.18%) Firewall
15 11 (16.67%) WAN
15 11 (16.67%) Citrix
15 11 (16.67%) HP
15 11 (16.67%) Windows 7
16 10 (15.15%) CCNP
16 10 (15.15%) CCNA
16 10 (15.15%) LAN
17 9 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise 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 41 (62.12%) Skype for Business
2 14 (21.21%) SharePoint
3 9 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
5 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (34.85%) MS Office
2 20 (30.30%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Office 365
2 3 (4.55%) Google Apps
3 2 (3.03%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.36%) Skype
2 13 (19.70%) WebEx
3 12 (18.18%) Firewall
4 11 (16.67%) WAN
5 10 (15.15%) LAN
6 9 (13.64%) ISDN
6 9 (13.64%) VPN
7 8 (12.12%) Telepresence
7 8 (12.12%) Unified Communications
8 6 (9.09%) H.323
8 6 (9.09%) Wireless
9 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (7.58%) DNS
9 5 (7.58%) IP Telephony
9 5 (7.58%) IPsec
9 5 (7.58%) PSTN
10 4 (6.06%) Internet
10 4 (6.06%) MPLS
11 3 (4.55%) BGP
11 3 (4.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) QlikView
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Back Office
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Electronics
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Architect
3 8 (12.12%) Project Manager
3 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 5 (7.58%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.06%) Lync Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (4.55%) Audio Visual Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Telephony Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing Technician
7 3 (4.55%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.55%) RSS
3 2 (3.03%) XMPP
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 44 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (18.18%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.06%) Handset
3 4 (6.06%) PKI
4 3 (4.55%) iPhone
4 3 (4.55%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.03%) Life Science
5 2 (3.03%) Statistics
5 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.58%) Windows 10
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) Android
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) ITIL
2 13 (19.70%) Project Management
3 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
3 7 (10.61%) Service Management
4 6 (9.09%) Migration
5 5 (7.58%) Change Management
5 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.58%) ITIL V3
5 5 (7.58%) MODAF
5 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.06%) Release Management
6 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.06%) Workflow
7 3 (4.55%) CRM
7 3 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (4.55%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.55%) Time Management
7 3 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.55%) C
3 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.15%) CCNA
2 10 (15.15%) CCNP
3 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) CCIE
4 4 (6.06%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (3.03%) MCP
5 2 (3.03%) MCSA
5 2 (3.03%) MCSE
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.09%) Xen
3 6 (9.09%) XenApp
4 5 (7.58%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (7.58%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.03%) BitLocker
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) SCCM
2 7 (10.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 39 (59.09%) Cisco
2 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.70%) VMware
4 11 (16.67%) Citrix
4 11 (16.67%) HP
5 8 (12.12%) Avaya
5 8 (12.12%) Bloomberg
5 8 (12.12%) Dell
5 8 (12.12%) Reuters
6 7 (10.61%) Intel Security
7 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.09%) Siemens
8 5 (7.58%) Juniper
8 5 (7.58%) Nortel
8 5 (7.58%) Palo Alto
9 4 (6.06%) Google
9 4 (6.06%) Verint
10 3 (4.55%) NetSuite
10 3 (4.55%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.55%) Tandberg