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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Polycom
England / London
Rank 397 386 405
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Contract jobs citing Polycom 11 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.14% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 7
Median daily rate £244 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.75% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £163 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £350 £105
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +233.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 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 - £22.00

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
8285 8601 9564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.32% 41.07% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5540 5601 6369
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 149 200
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £32.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -13 2 £291 -19.65% 2
Polycom
England

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 29 (96.67%) Video Conferencing
2 19 (63.33%) Skype for Business
2 19 (63.33%) Skype
3 18 (60.00%) Cisco
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) Finance
6 10 (33.33%) ITIL
6 10 (33.33%) Citrix
7 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
7 7 (23.33%) Unified Communications
8 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (20.00%) Office 365
8 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Change Management
9 5 (16.67%) ISDN
9 5 (16.67%) Avaya
9 5 (16.67%) Telepresence
9 5 (16.67%) WebEx
9 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 5 (16.67%) Sonus
9 5 (16.67%) Virtual Team
10 4 (13.33%) XMPP
10 4 (13.33%) Retail
10 4 (13.33%) IP Telephony
10 4 (13.33%) LAN
10 4 (13.33%) Windows
10 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
11 3 (10.00%) Fixed Income
11 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
11 3 (10.00%) MS Excel

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 19 (63.33%) Skype for Business
2 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) Skype
2 7 (23.33%) Unified Communications
3 5 (16.67%) ISDN
3 5 (16.67%) Telepresence
3 5 (16.67%) WebEx
4 4 (13.33%) IP Telephony
4 4 (13.33%) LAN
5 3 (10.00%) VoIP
5 3 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (6.67%) Internet
6 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
6 2 (6.67%) SAN
6 2 (6.67%) Wireless
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.33%) DECT
7 1 (3.33%) Extranet
7 1 (3.33%) PBX
7 1 (3.33%) Softphone
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Consultant
1 6 (20.00%) Lync Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Lync Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Avaya Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Avaya Voice Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Telephony Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Unified Communications Manager
4 3 (10.00%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (96.67%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 3 (10.00%) Equities
3 3 (10.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (6.67%) iPhone
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Change Management
2 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Demand Management
7 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) ITSM
7 1 (3.33%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCDST
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) Avaya
4 5 (16.67%) Sonus
5 3 (10.00%) Mitel
6 2 (6.67%) Apple
6 2 (6.67%) Aruba
6 2 (6.67%) Brocade
6 2 (6.67%) Google
6 2 (6.67%) MobileIron
6 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.33%) Adobe
7 1 (3.33%) arcserve
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.33%) Sophos
7 1 (3.33%) VMware
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Oliver Bernard
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Posted: 4 days ago