The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Polycom over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Polycom
Rank 589 604 610
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Contract jobs citing Polycom 25 45 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.082% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 13
Median daily rate £438 £368 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +116.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £253 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £375 £131
% change year-on-year
-61.33% +185.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -8.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £24.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22568 23575 25234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 42.87% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13840 14923
Median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 870 966 1216
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.80 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Polycom
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Polycom Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Polycom
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Polycom within the UK.

Polycom Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Polycom
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Polycom within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Polycom Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Polycom
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Polycom within the UK.

Polycom Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Polycom
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Polycom within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
England 0 24 £438 +19.04% 4
London 0 18 £469 +29.31% 3
City of London -13 7 £475 +30.13%
South East +7 3 £145 -61.33% 1
Surrey +21 2 £145 -61.33%
North West -2 2 - -
Cumbria - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £145 -
Berkshire +6 1 - -
Glasgow +6 1 - -
Scotland +5 1 - -
Reading +1 1 - -
Durham - 1 £275 -
North East - 1 £275 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £438 -

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 with a requirement for Polycom.

1 49 (79.03%) Video Conferencing
2 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 33 (53.23%) Skype for Business
4 31 (50.00%) Skype
5 26 (41.94%) Cisco
6 18 (29.03%) Finance
7 16 (25.81%) Office 365
8 15 (24.19%) ITIL
9 13 (20.97%) Windows
9 13 (20.97%) Unified Communications
10 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
10 12 (19.35%) Citrix
11 11 (17.74%) MS Office
12 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
13 9 (14.52%) VMware
13 9 (14.52%) Change Management
13 9 (14.52%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
13 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
14 8 (12.90%) Project Management
15 7 (11.29%) Mitel
15 7 (11.29%) Windows 10
16 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
16 6 (9.68%) Firewall
16 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
16 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
17 5 (8.06%) ISDN

Polycom
Top Related IT Skills 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 33 (53.23%) Skype for Business
2 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.61%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.00%) Skype
2 13 (20.97%) Unified Communications
3 6 (9.68%) Firewall
4 5 (8.06%) ISDN
4 5 (8.06%) LAN
4 5 (8.06%) PBX
4 5 (8.06%) Telepresence
4 5 (8.06%) VoIP
4 5 (8.06%) VPN
4 5 (8.06%) WebEx
5 4 (6.45%) IP Telephony
5 4 (6.45%) SSL
5 4 (6.45%) WAN
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (4.84%) DNS
6 3 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.84%) IPsec
6 3 (4.84%) OpenScape
6 3 (4.84%) SAN
6 3 (4.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Back Office
4 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Consultant
2 8 (12.90%) Lync Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Lync Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Business Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Telephony Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Telephony Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) VoIP Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Avaya Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Avaya Voice Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) XMPP
2 3 (4.84%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 49 (79.03%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.06%) Virtual Team
4 4 (6.45%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.45%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.84%) Equities
5 3 (4.84%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.84%) NHS
6 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.23%) Life Science
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.61%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.61%) iSeries
7 1 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.61%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.29%) Windows 10
5 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.23%) Android
7 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.61%) Unix
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Change Management
2 9 (14.52%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 8 (12.90%) Project Management
4 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.84%) Migration
7 3 (4.84%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.84%) Service Management
7 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.61%) Contingency Planning
9 1 (1.61%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (1.61%) Information Assurance
9 1 (1.61%) ITSM
9 1 (1.61%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.84%) MCP
3 2 (3.23%) MCSA
3 2 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.84%) XenApp
3 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) Cacti
3 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.61%) SCOM
3 1 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) Cisco
3 12 (19.35%) Citrix
4 9 (14.52%) VMware
5 7 (11.29%) Mitel
6 5 (8.06%) Avaya
6 5 (8.06%) Sonus
7 4 (6.45%) Dell
8 3 (4.84%) HP
8 3 (4.84%) Siemens
8 3 (4.84%) Wyse
9 2 (3.23%) Adobe
9 2 (3.23%) AppSense
9 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.23%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.23%) Symantec
9 2 (3.23%) Tandberg
10 1 (1.61%) IBM
10 1 (1.61%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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