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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Polycom
Rank 420 410 425
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing Polycom 17 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.15% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.35% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 8
Median daily rate £373 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £171 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £180 £110
% change year-on-year
+72.22% +63.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £20.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+62.19% -16.32%
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
9652 10232 11048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 43.27% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6415 6754 6927
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 217 238
Median hourly rate £17.10 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +30 4 £375 -3.22%
Canary Wharf - 1 £490 -
Polycom
England

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (70.37%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (59.26%) Skype for Business
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco
4 11 (40.74%) Skype
5 10 (37.04%) Unified Communications
6 9 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (29.63%) Change Management
7 8 (29.63%) Mitel
8 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
9 5 (18.52%) Office 365
10 4 (14.81%) Telepresence
10 4 (14.81%) Windows
10 4 (14.81%) ISDN
10 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
10 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
10 4 (14.81%) Migration
11 3 (11.11%) Handset
11 3 (11.11%) Streaming Video
11 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
11 3 (11.11%) H.323
11 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (11.11%) NHS
11 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (11.11%) C
11 3 (11.11%) MS Office
11 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 3 (11.11%) CRM

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 16 (59.26%) Skype for Business
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Skype
2 10 (37.04%) Unified Communications
3 4 (14.81%) ISDN
3 4 (14.81%) Telepresence
4 3 (11.11%) H.323
5 2 (7.41%) 4G
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 2 (7.41%) VoIP
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (3.70%) DNS
6 1 (3.70%) IPv6
6 1 (3.70%) PBX
6 1 (3.70%) PuTTY
6 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Cantonese Language
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Architect
2 7 (25.93%) Telephony Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Audio Visual Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Lead Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Lync Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Telephony Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Telephony Support
5 1 (3.70%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
3 3 (11.11%) Handset
3 3 (11.11%) NHS
3 3 (11.11%) Streaming Video
4 2 (7.41%) BYOD
4 2 (7.41%) iPad
4 2 (7.41%) iPhone
4 2 (7.41%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.70%) Equities
5 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Change Management
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Release Management
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) BCP
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Demand Management
6 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) IT Audit
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCIE
1 2 (7.41%) CCNP
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) Mitel
4 3 (11.11%) NetSuite
4 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) Avaya
5 2 (7.41%) Google
5 2 (7.41%) Huawei
5 2 (7.41%) MobileIron
5 2 (7.41%) Sonus
5 2 (7.41%) Tandberg
5 2 (7.41%) WorldPay
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Etrali
6 1 (3.70%) Lotus