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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Polycom
Rank 394 406 400
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Polycom 30 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.026% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.059% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 7
Average daily rate
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£290 £325 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -7.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £145 £235 £325
% change year-on-year
-38.29% -27.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+46.42% -
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
10425 10213 10562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.69% 44.57% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6528 6618
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 208 303
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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
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 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Polycom within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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 -3 5 £330 +1.53%
Uxbridge - 1 £170 - 1
Polycom
England

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 36 (63.16%) Cisco
2 33 (57.89%) Video Conferencing
3 25 (43.86%) Lync
4 21 (36.84%) Windows
5 18 (31.58%) LAN
6 17 (29.82%) WAN
7 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 15 (26.32%) Firewall
8 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 12 (21.05%) Android
9 10 (17.54%) F5
9 10 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (17.54%) VPN
9 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (17.54%) H.323
10 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
10 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
10 9 (15.79%) Unified Communications
10 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (15.79%) Network Management
10 9 (15.79%) WebEx
11 8 (14.04%) Telepresence
11 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
11 8 (14.04%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
11 8 (14.04%) DNS
11 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (14.04%) Apple

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 25 (43.86%) Lync
2 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.77%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.26%) MS Office
4 2 (3.51%) AutoCAD
4 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) LAN
2 17 (29.82%) WAN
3 15 (26.32%) Firewall
4 10 (17.54%) H.323
4 10 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (17.54%) VPN
5 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
5 9 (15.79%) Unified Communications
5 9 (15.79%) WebEx
6 8 (14.04%) DNS
6 8 (14.04%) Telepresence
7 7 (12.28%) DHCP
7 7 (12.28%) Wireless
8 6 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (8.77%) BIG-IP
9 5 (8.77%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (8.77%) IMAP
9 5 (8.77%) TACACS
9 5 (8.77%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Publishing
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) French Language
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Front Office
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Communications Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Audio Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Configuration Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.26%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.51%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) XMPP
2 5 (8.77%) MAPI
3 2 (3.51%) COM
4 1 (1.75%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (57.89%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) iPhone
4 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (5.26%) IVR
5 3 (5.26%) Streaming Media
5 3 (5.26%) IPTV
5 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.26%) Video Editing
6 2 (3.51%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.75%) BYOD
7 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Android
3 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.02%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Phone
5 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) Network Management
2 6 (10.53%) ITIL
2 6 (10.53%) Service Management
3 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (8.77%) Server Building
4 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.02%) Change Control
4 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.26%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.51%) Functional Testing
6 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.51%) Investment Management
6 2 (3.51%) Workflow
7 1 (1.75%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.75%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.75%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.75%) Wealth Management
7 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) C
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
1 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.53%) MCSA
3 6 (10.53%) CCNA
4 4 (7.02%) CCNP
4 4 (7.02%) MCSE
5 3 (5.26%) MCP
6 2 (3.51%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.51%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (3.51%) MCDST
6 2 (3.51%) MCITP
7 1 (1.75%) Degree
7 1 (1.75%) CCVP
7 1 (1.75%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
1 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
4 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) Firmware
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (10.53%) SCCM
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) Cisco
2 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.54%) F5
4 8 (14.04%) Apple
5 7 (12.28%) Avaya
5 7 (12.28%) McAfee
5 7 (12.28%) Tandberg
6 5 (8.77%) TippingPoint
6 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds
6 5 (8.77%) Blue Coat
6 5 (8.77%) Brocade
6 5 (8.77%) NetScout
6 5 (8.77%) Juniper
6 5 (8.77%) Nokia
6 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.77%) Adobe
6 5 (8.77%) Dell
6 5 (8.77%) Nortel
7 4 (7.02%) Citrix
7 4 (7.02%) VMware
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