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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Polycom
Rank 409 398 399
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Polycom 19 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.083% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 10
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.11% -12.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £150 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £483 £150 £231
% change year-on-year
+221.66% -35.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £45.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
-45.55% +141.61%
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
11068 11536 11513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.93% 45.54% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7364 7607 7146
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 229 307
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.65 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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 +22 4 £316 -12.15% 2
Polycom
England

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco
3 8 (33.33%) LAN
3 8 (33.33%) WAN
3 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) Lync
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
5 6 (25.00%) SAN
5 6 (25.00%) Wireless
5 6 (25.00%) Banking
6 5 (20.83%) Brocade
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (20.83%) Citrix
6 5 (20.83%) MS Office
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (20.83%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
6 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
6 5 (20.83%) Riverbed
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
6 5 (20.83%) Aruba
7 4 (16.67%) IPTV
7 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.67%) Internet
8 3 (12.50%) Avaya
8 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
9 2 (8.33%) Video Editing

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (29.17%) Lync
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) LAN
1 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) Wireless
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
4 4 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.33%) PBX
5 2 (8.33%) VoIP
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall
6 1 (4.17%) DMZ
6 1 (4.17%) Multicast
6 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Voice Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Deskside Support
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (16.67%) IPTV
3 2 (8.33%) Video Editing
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
1 5 (20.83%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Data Security
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.17%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) MCSE
1 2 (8.33%) MCSA
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Brocade
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) Riverbed
3 5 (20.83%) Aruba
4 3 (12.50%) Avaya
5 2 (8.33%) Wyse
5 2 (8.33%) Tandberg
6 1 (4.17%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
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