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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Polycom
Rank 585 574 571
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Polycom 29 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.082% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 10
Median daily rate £438 £365 £151
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.86% +141.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £268 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £375 £131
% change year-on-year
-61.33% +185.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -8.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £24.50
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
21058 21270 23397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.38% 42.49% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12962 12663 14084
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 898 1153
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
London -4 23 £438 +20.68% 3
South East +3 3 £145 -61.33% 2
North West +6 2 - -
North East - 1 £275 -
Polycom
UK

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 45 (76.27%) Video Conferencing
2 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
3 32 (54.24%) Skype for Business
4 30 (50.85%) Skype
5 27 (45.76%) Cisco
6 18 (30.51%) Finance
7 15 (25.42%) ITIL
7 15 (25.42%) Office 365
8 14 (23.73%) Windows
9 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
9 13 (22.03%) Unified Communications
10 12 (20.34%) Citrix
11 11 (18.64%) MS Office
12 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
12 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (15.25%) Change Management
13 9 (15.25%) VMware
13 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
13 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (15.25%) Penetration Testing
14 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (13.56%) Windows Server
15 7 (11.86%) Windows 10
15 7 (11.86%) Mitel
16 6 (10.17%) LAN
16 6 (10.17%) VoIP
16 6 (10.17%) VPN
16 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
16 6 (10.17%) Firewall
16 6 (10.17%) Data Centre

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 32 (54.24%) Skype for Business
2 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.69%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Office 365
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.85%) Skype
2 13 (22.03%) Unified Communications
3 6 (10.17%) Firewall
3 6 (10.17%) LAN
3 6 (10.17%) VoIP
3 6 (10.17%) VPN
4 5 (8.47%) ISDN
4 5 (8.47%) PBX
4 5 (8.47%) Telepresence
4 5 (8.47%) WAN
4 5 (8.47%) WebEx
5 4 (6.78%) IP Telephony
5 4 (6.78%) SSL
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.08%) DNS
6 3 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (5.08%) IPsec
6 3 (5.08%) SAN
6 3 (5.08%) Wireless
6 3 (5.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Back Office
4 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Consultant
2 8 (13.56%) Lync Consultant
3 7 (11.86%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Lync Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (10.17%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Telephony Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Business Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Telephony Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) VoIP Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Avaya Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Avaya Voice Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) XMPP
2 3 (5.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 45 (76.27%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.47%) Virtual Team
4 4 (6.78%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.78%) Thin Client
5 3 (5.08%) Equities
5 3 (5.08%) Fixed Income
5 3 (5.08%) NHS
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.39%) Life Science
7 1 (1.69%) BYOD
7 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.69%) iPad
7 1 (1.69%) iPhone
7 1 (1.69%) iSeries
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
3 8 (13.56%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.86%) Windows 10
5 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.08%) Android
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.69%) Unix
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Change Management
2 9 (15.25%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
3 5 (8.47%) Project Management
4 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
4 4 (6.78%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.08%) Service Management
5 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (3.39%) Migration
6 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) ITSM
7 1 (1.69%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.08%) MCP
3 2 (3.39%) MCSA
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.08%) XenApp
3 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.69%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 3 (5.08%) Cacti
3 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 27 (45.76%) Cisco
3 12 (20.34%) Citrix
4 9 (15.25%) VMware
5 7 (11.86%) Mitel
6 5 (8.47%) Avaya
6 5 (8.47%) Sonus
7 4 (6.78%) Dell
8 3 (5.08%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) MobileIron
8 3 (5.08%) Siemens
8 3 (5.08%) Wyse
9 2 (3.39%) Adobe
9 2 (3.39%) AppSense
9 2 (3.39%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.39%) Symantec
9 2 (3.39%) Tandberg
10 1 (1.69%) IBM
10 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.69%) Oracle