The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Polycom
Rank 268 - 252
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Polycom 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% - 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% - 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £235
UK excluding London median daily rate £357 £265 £235
% change year-on-year
+34.71% +12.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
-14.63% -
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4721 4593 4390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.96% 46.15% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2811 2462 2198
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 251 257
Median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Polycom as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Polycom Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Polycom
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Polycom across the South East region.

Polycom Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Polycom
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Polycom across the South East region.

Polycom Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Polycom
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Polycom within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Berkshire - 2 - - 2
Kent - 2 £425 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Polycom
England

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 7 (87.50%) Skype for Business
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Skype
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) Avaya
5 3 (37.50%) PBX
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (25.00%) IPX
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
6 2 (25.00%) Lotus
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) OneDrive
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (12.50%) Sonus
7 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (12.50%) Handset
7 1 (12.50%) IIS
7 1 (12.50%) CSS

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (87.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Skype
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) PBX
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) IPX
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Telephony Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telephony Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Voice Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) RSS
1 1 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Handset
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (12.50%) Sonus
4 1 (12.50%) Tandberg