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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Polycom
Rank 553 530 514
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -16
Contract jobs citing Polycom 36 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.063% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 9
Average daily rate
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£161 £150 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £110 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £441 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 £150 £213
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.38 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.67% +27.85%
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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22963 21866 21459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.43% 46.22% 47.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13946 12719 11470
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
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 £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1099 1044 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 18 December 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
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 18 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +28 20 £213 -17.47% 8
South West -38 5 - - 2
East of England -4 3 £110 -
North West - 3 - -
South East -41 1 - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 53 (75.71%) Video Conferencing
2 37 (52.86%) Cisco
3 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
3 29 (41.43%) Avaya
4 25 (35.71%) WAN
4 25 (35.71%) Lync
5 24 (34.29%) Windows
5 24 (34.29%) LAN
6 22 (31.43%) VoIP
6 22 (31.43%) Telecoms
7 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 15 (21.43%) MS Office
9 13 (18.57%) Wireless
9 13 (18.57%) Tandberg
10 12 (17.14%) Finance
10 12 (17.14%) H.323
11 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
12 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (14.29%) MCSE
12 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 10 (14.29%) XMPP
13 9 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (12.86%) Internet
13 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
14 8 (11.43%) Smartphone
14 8 (11.43%) Firewall

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (35.71%) Lync
2 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (8.57%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) MS Office
2 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.29%) AutoCAD
4 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.71%) WAN
2 24 (34.29%) LAN
3 22 (31.43%) VoIP
4 13 (18.57%) Wireless
5 12 (17.14%) H.323
6 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
7 9 (12.86%) Internet
8 8 (11.43%) Firewall
9 7 (10.00%) VPN
9 7 (10.00%) PBX
10 6 (8.57%) MPLS
10 6 (8.57%) SAN
10 6 (8.57%) WLAN
11 5 (7.14%) NetScaler
11 5 (7.14%) Unified Communications
11 5 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (7.14%) IP Telephony
12 4 (5.71%) VLAN
12 4 (5.71%) MGCP
12 4 (5.71%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (31.43%) Telecoms
2 12 (17.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (15.71%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (12.86%) Consultant
3 8 (11.43%) Audio Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.71%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Exchange Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Network Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.71%) Voice Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Design Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) XMPP
2 1 (1.43%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (75.71%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (11.43%) Smartphone
3 6 (8.57%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.71%) Handset
4 4 (5.71%) Clustering
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.86%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.43%) iPad
6 1 (1.43%) iPhone
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Windows
2 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.29%) Android
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (10.00%) ITIL
2 5 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
2 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
3 4 (5.71%) Service Management
3 4 (5.71%) High Availability
4 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.86%) Risk Management
4 2 (2.86%) Migration
4 2 (2.86%) Change Control
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Management
5 1 (1.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.43%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (1.43%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.43%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.43%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.43%) Data Security
5 1 (1.43%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.43%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) SQL
1 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (14.29%) MCSE
2 9 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.00%) CCNA
4 4 (5.71%) MCITP
5 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) CCNP
6 2 (2.86%) MCSA
7 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) PMP
7 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.43%) Degree
7 1 (1.43%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.71%) ISA Server
2 4 (5.71%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) vSphere
3 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.43%) Firmware
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) Cisco
2 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
2 29 (41.43%) Avaya
3 13 (18.57%) Tandberg
4 6 (8.57%) Citrix
5 5 (7.14%) Aruba
5 5 (7.14%) Riverbed
5 5 (7.14%) Juniper
5 5 (7.14%) McAfee
5 5 (7.14%) Brocade
6 4 (5.71%) Dell
6 4 (5.71%) SonicWALL
7 3 (4.29%) HP
8 2 (2.86%) Wyse
8 2 (2.86%) VMware
8 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.86%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.43%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (1.43%) Meraki
9 1 (1.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 17 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25.00 - £28.00 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago
Somerset/Wiltshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £Excellent
Posted: 27 days ago