The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Polycom
Rank 435 391 417
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +26
Contract jobs citing Polycom 9 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.13% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.29% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 9
Median daily rate £400 £340 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +51.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £265 £200
% change year-on-year
+33.39% +32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
-14.63% -
Polycom
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9412 9917 10448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.20% 44.41% 44.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6403 6421 6824
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 222 215
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.85 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% -0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.38 £42.50 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Polycom as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Polycom Jobs Demand Trend in London

Polycom
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Polycom across the London region.

Polycom Daily Rate Trend in London

Polycom
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Polycom across the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Polycom Daily Rate Histogram in London

Polycom
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Polycom across the London region.

Polycom Hourly Rate Trend in London

Polycom
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Polycom within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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
City of London +34 4 £200 -29.51% 1
Canary Wharf +3 1 - -
Polycom
England

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 London region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 28 (84.85%) Video Conferencing
2 24 (72.73%) Skype for Business
3 19 (57.58%) Cisco
4 15 (45.45%) ITIL
4 15 (45.45%) Finance
5 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
5 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
5 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
6 13 (39.39%) MS Office
6 13 (39.39%) WebEx
7 12 (36.36%) Windows
8 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 11 (33.33%) Skype
9 10 (30.30%) Blackberry
10 9 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (27.27%) HP
10 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
10 9 (27.27%) SCCM
11 8 (24.24%) Dell
11 8 (24.24%) Citrix
11 8 (24.24%) Reuters
11 8 (24.24%) Bloomberg
11 8 (24.24%) SLA
12 7 (21.21%) Intel Security
12 7 (21.21%) Firewall
12 7 (21.21%) ISDN
12 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (21.21%) VMware
13 6 (18.18%) Xen
13 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 24 (72.73%) Skype for Business
2 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
3 9 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (6.06%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Office
2 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Google Apps
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) WebEx
2 11 (33.33%) Skype
3 7 (21.21%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) ISDN
4 5 (15.15%) H.323
4 5 (15.15%) Telepresence
5 4 (12.12%) WAN
6 3 (9.09%) BGP
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (9.09%) IPsec
6 3 (9.09%) LAN
6 3 (9.09%) MPLS
6 3 (9.09%) OSPF
6 3 (9.09%) PSTN
6 3 (9.09%) RTSP
6 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.09%) VPN
6 3 (9.09%) Wireless
7 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.09%) Audio Visual Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Lync Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Voice Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Collaboration Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Lync Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Telephony Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.06%) RSS
3 1 (3.03%) MAPI
3 1 (3.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (84.85%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (30.30%) Blackberry
3 3 (9.09%) iPhone
3 3 (9.09%) PKI
3 3 (9.09%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Change Management
3 4 (12.12%) Release Management
4 3 (9.09%) CRM
4 3 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Time Management
4 3 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.03%) BCP
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) CCIE
1 4 (12.12%) CCNP
1 4 (12.12%) CCNP Voice
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.18%) Xen
4 5 (15.15%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco
2 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) HP
4 8 (24.24%) Bloomberg
4 8 (24.24%) Citrix
4 8 (24.24%) Dell
4 8 (24.24%) Reuters
5 7 (21.21%) Intel Security
5 7 (21.21%) VMware
6 5 (15.15%) Google
6 5 (15.15%) Palo Alto
7 4 (12.12%) Avaya
7 4 (12.12%) Juniper
8 3 (9.09%) Adobe
8 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
8 3 (9.09%) MobileIron
8 3 (9.09%) NetSuite
8 3 (9.09%) Riverbed
8 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (6.06%) F5