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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Polycom
Rank 538 559 523
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -36
Contract jobs citing Polycom 48 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.025% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.055% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 9
Average daily rate
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£229 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £280 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £145 £235 £325
% change year-on-year
-38.29% -27.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+46.42% -
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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
22519 21955 20957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.03% 45.17% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13512 12591 11521
Average daily rate £398 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1010 985 1150
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
London +27 30 £290 -10.76% 5
East of England - 13 £128 - 1
South East -23 2 - - 2
South West +1 1 £175 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 £160 -
Polycom
UK

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 41 (51.25%) Cisco
1 41 (51.25%) Video Conferencing
2 27 (33.75%) Lync
3 23 (28.75%) Windows
4 22 (27.50%) WebEx
5 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
5 21 (26.25%) LAN
6 20 (25.00%) WAN
7 19 (23.75%) VoIP
8 18 (22.50%) Firewall
9 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 14 (17.50%) MS Exchange
11 13 (16.25%) VPN
12 12 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (15.00%) Android
13 11 (13.75%) Avaya
14 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (12.50%) McAfee
14 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
14 10 (12.50%) H.323
14 10 (12.50%) Wireless
14 10 (12.50%) Unified Communications
14 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (12.50%) F5
14 10 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (11.25%) Network Management
15 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
15 9 (11.25%) DNS
15 9 (11.25%) Ethernet
15 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 27 (33.75%) Lync
2 14 (17.50%) MS Exchange
3 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.25%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Office
3 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) WebEx
2 21 (26.25%) LAN
3 20 (25.00%) WAN
4 19 (23.75%) VoIP
5 18 (22.50%) Firewall
6 13 (16.25%) VPN
7 10 (12.50%) Wireless
7 10 (12.50%) H.323
7 10 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (12.50%) Unified Communications
8 9 (11.25%) DNS
8 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
8 9 (11.25%) Ethernet
9 8 (10.00%) DHCP
9 8 (10.00%) MPLS
9 8 (10.00%) Telepresence
10 6 (7.50%) Internet
10 6 (7.50%) WLAN
10 6 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.75%) Legal
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Publishing
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
4 2 (2.50%) French Language
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Front Office
5 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (15.00%) Network Engineer
1 12 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (11.25%) Analyst
3 6 (7.50%) Audio Engineer
3 6 (7.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 5 (6.25%) Communications Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (3.75%) Desktop Support
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Design Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) XMPP
2 5 (6.25%) MAPI
3 2 (2.50%) COM
4 1 (1.25%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (51.25%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.25%) iPhone
4 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.00%) IPTV
5 3 (3.75%) Video Editing
5 3 (3.75%) IVR
5 3 (3.75%) Streaming Media
5 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.50%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.50%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) Handset
7 1 (1.25%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) Android
3 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Phone
5 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.25%) Network Management
2 6 (7.50%) ITIL
2 6 (7.50%) Service Management
3 5 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (6.25%) Server Building
4 4 (5.00%) Change Control
4 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (3.75%) Identity Management
6 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.50%) Workflow
6 2 (2.50%) Investment Management
6 2 (2.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (2.50%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.25%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.25%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.25%) Practice Management
7 1 (1.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) C
1 3 (3.75%) SQL
1 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.75%) CCNA
4 6 (7.50%) MCSA
5 5 (6.25%) MCSE
5 5 (6.25%) CCNP
6 3 (3.75%) MCP
7 2 (2.50%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.50%) MCDST
7 2 (2.50%) MCITP
8 1 (1.25%) Degree
8 1 (1.25%) CCVP
8 1 (1.25%) PMP
8 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
1 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) XenApp
4 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Firmware
4 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (7.50%) SCCM
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 41 (51.25%) Cisco
2 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.75%) Avaya
4 10 (12.50%) McAfee
4 10 (12.50%) F5
5 8 (10.00%) Tandberg
5 8 (10.00%) Juniper
5 8 (10.00%) Nokia
5 8 (10.00%) Apple
6 5 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.25%) Adobe
6 5 (6.25%) Dell
6 5 (6.25%) Nortel
6 5 (6.25%) TippingPoint
6 5 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.25%) Blue Coat
6 5 (6.25%) Brocade
6 5 (6.25%) NetScout
6 5 (6.25%) VMware
7 4 (5.00%) Aerohive Networks
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