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 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Polycom
Rank 413 398 408
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing Polycom 23 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.12% 0.075%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 6
Median daily rate £438 £356 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +106.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £187 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £416 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £375 £153
% change year-on-year
-61.33% +145.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £24.50
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
9202 9111 10592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.09% 40.31% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6113 6037 7235
Median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 161 263
Median hourly rate £19.75 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.27 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
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 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 December 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 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
City of London -2 7 £475 +31.03% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £438 -
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Polycom
England

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 32 (88.89%) Video Conferencing
2 23 (63.89%) Skype for Business
2 23 (63.89%) Skype
3 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 18 (50.00%) Cisco
5 16 (44.44%) Finance
6 11 (30.56%) Unified Communications
7 10 (27.78%) ITIL
8 9 (25.00%) Change Management
8 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Citrix
10 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
10 7 (19.44%) Mitel
11 6 (16.67%) Office 365
12 5 (13.89%) ISDN
12 5 (13.89%) Windows
12 5 (13.89%) Avaya
12 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
12 5 (13.89%) Sonus
12 5 (13.89%) Telepresence
12 5 (13.89%) WebEx
12 5 (13.89%) Virtual Team
13 4 (11.11%) Retail
13 4 (11.11%) IP Telephony
13 4 (11.11%) XMPP
13 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
13 4 (11.11%) VoIP
13 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
14 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution

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 23 (63.89%) Skype for Business
2 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (63.89%) Skype
2 11 (30.56%) Unified Communications
3 5 (13.89%) ISDN
3 5 (13.89%) Telepresence
3 5 (13.89%) WebEx
4 4 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 4 (11.11%) VoIP
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.56%) WAN
7 1 (2.78%) 4G
7 1 (2.78%) DECT
7 1 (2.78%) Extranet
7 1 (2.78%) PBX
7 1 (2.78%) Softphone
7 1 (2.78%) VPN
7 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Lync Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Lync Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Telephony Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Avaya Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Avaya Voice Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IP Telephony Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications Manager
5 3 (8.33%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (88.89%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (13.89%) Virtual Team
3 3 (8.33%) Equities
3 3 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 3 (8.33%) NHS
4 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) BYOD
5 1 (2.78%) Handset
5 1 (2.78%) iPad
5 1 (2.78%) iPhone
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Change Management
2 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Change Control
7 1 (2.78%) Demand Management
7 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) ITSM
7 1 (2.78%) Project Governance
7 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCDST
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 18 (50.00%) Cisco
3 8 (22.22%) Citrix
4 7 (19.44%) Mitel
5 5 (13.89%) Avaya
5 5 (13.89%) Sonus
6 3 (8.33%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.78%) Acronis
7 1 (2.78%) Adobe
7 1 (2.78%) Apple
7 1 (2.78%) arcserve
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) Google
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.78%) Sophos
7 1 (2.78%) Tandberg
7 1 (2.78%) VMware