The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 28 July 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 London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Polycom
Rank 394 392 412
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Contract jobs citing Polycom 5 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.082% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.18% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £319 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% +44.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 £300 £500
% change year-on-year
-63.33% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £45.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.55% +63.63%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10578 11145 11887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.86% 45.95% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6690 7097 7146
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 289 335
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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England

Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Polycom across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Polycom within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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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
City of London +7 1 £325 +67.74% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Polycom
England

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 17 (77.27%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (54.55%) Banking
4 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (31.82%) Lync
5 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 5 (22.73%) CCIE
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) VoIP
6 5 (22.73%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) MPLS
6 5 (22.73%) OSPF
6 5 (22.73%) BGP
6 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (22.73%) IPTV
7 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
7 4 (18.18%) Tandberg
7 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
8 3 (13.64%) Avaya
8 3 (13.64%) SAN
8 3 (13.64%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) Citrix
8 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
8 3 (13.64%) Wireless
8 3 (13.64%) Multimedia

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (31.82%) Lync
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) VoIP
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 5 (22.73%) MPLS
2 5 (22.73%) OSPF
2 5 (22.73%) BGP
2 5 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
3 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) PBX
General
1 12 (54.55%) Banking
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Finance
4 3 (13.64%) Multimedia
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Network Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Multimedia Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Senior Technician
3 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
3 1 (4.55%) Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) IT Support
3 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (22.73%) IPTV
3 2 (9.09%) Video Editing
3 2 (9.09%) Video on Demand
4 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
1 5 (22.73%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (9.09%) Content Management
2 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCIE
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Tandberg
2 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) Remedy
4 2 (9.09%) Aruba
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (4.55%) Mitel
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