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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Polycom
Rank 550 502 543
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +41
Contract jobs citing Polycom 21 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.043% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.089% 0.093% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 9
Average daily rate £230 £358 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.66% +40.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £280 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £433 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £280 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.07% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +96.96%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23487 20361 25403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.85% 46.57% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13499 11179 13362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
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 1048 1129 1229
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Polycom
UK

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -16 17 £225 -43.03% 6
South East -20 1 £235 -16.07% 2
South West - 1 £400 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 £165 -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Polycom
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Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 39 (76.47%) Video Conferencing
2 31 (60.78%) Cisco
3 13 (25.49%) Windows
3 13 (25.49%) Banking
4 12 (23.53%) WAN
4 12 (23.53%) LAN
5 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
6 10 (19.61%) VoIP
6 10 (19.61%) Avaya
7 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
7 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
8 7 (13.73%) Finance
8 7 (13.73%) Wireless
8 7 (13.73%) Tandberg
8 7 (13.73%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
8 7 (13.73%) MPLS
8 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (13.73%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
9 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (9.80%) BGP
10 5 (9.80%) OSPF
10 5 (9.80%) CCIE
10 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
10 5 (9.80%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (9.80%) Citrix
10 5 (9.80%) WAN Optimisation
11 4 (7.84%) Riverbed

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) Lync
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) WAN
1 12 (23.53%) LAN
2 10 (19.61%) VoIP
3 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.73%) Wireless
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (13.73%) MPLS
5 5 (9.80%) BGP
5 5 (9.80%) OSPF
5 5 (9.80%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (7.84%) Firewall
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (7.84%) VPN
7 3 (5.88%) Internet
7 3 (5.88%) SAN
7 3 (5.88%) DNS
7 3 (5.88%) IP Telephony
7 3 (5.88%) Unified Communications
7 3 (5.88%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.92%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (25.49%) Banking
2 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.73%) Finance
4 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.88%) French Language
5 3 (5.88%) Multimedia
5 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Consultant
2 6 (11.76%) Network Consultant
2 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support
4 4 (7.84%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Support
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Voice Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Voice Network Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) IT Support
6 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (76.47%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.92%) Video on Demand
3 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) Streaming Media
4 1 (1.96%) IPTV
4 1 (1.96%) iPhone
4 1 (1.96%) Handset
4 1 (1.96%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.92%) UNIX
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
2 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (9.80%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.92%) Low Latency
5 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.92%) Content Management
5 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.96%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.96%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.96%) Service Management
6 1 (1.96%) Quality Management
6 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.96%) Product Management
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) C
1 2 (3.92%) Perl
1 2 (3.92%) PHP
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.80%) CCIE
3 2 (3.92%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.92%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (3.92%) Cacti
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) Cisco
2 10 (19.61%) Avaya
3 7 (13.73%) Tandberg
3 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.80%) Citrix
5 4 (7.84%) Riverbed
6 3 (5.88%) Dell
6 3 (5.88%) VMware
7 2 (3.92%) Aruba
7 2 (3.92%) Mitel
7 2 (3.92%) NetScout
7 2 (3.92%) Brocade
7 2 (3.92%) HP
7 2 (3.92%) CA
7 2 (3.92%) Remedy
8 1 (1.96%) Symantec
8 1 (1.96%) Juniper
8 1 (1.96%) McAfee
8 1 (1.96%) Nortel
8 1 (1.96%) CommVault
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