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 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 596 599 601
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Polycom 38 65 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.11% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 15
Median daily rate £325 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £165 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £405 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £180 £110
% change year-on-year
+72.22% +63.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 11
Median hourly rate £33.25 £20.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.19% -16.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £20.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.65 £122.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £20.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+62.19% -16.32%

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
24057 25710 25856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 44.07% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14701 15190 14413
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 817 1095 1105
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.51 £18.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.99% +0.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

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 27 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Polycom within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Polycom Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Polycom
Top 25 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 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
England -12 35 £350 +27.27% 3
London -10 17 £373 +14.61% 1
South East -2 5 £261 +45.13% 1
City of London +30 4 £375 -3.22%
Yorkshire +6 4 £350 - 1
Bristol - 4 £275 -
South West - 4 £275 -
South Yorkshire 0 3 £350 - 1
Berkshire +9 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £261 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £311 -
North West - 2 £350 -
Manchester - 2 £350 -
West Midlands - 2 £311 -
Cambridgeshire +19 1 - -
Cambridge +13 1 - -
East of England +13 1 - -
Sheffield -5 1 £350 - 1
Slough - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £363 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £490 -

Polycom
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for Polycom.

1 39 (51.32%) Microsoft
2 38 (50.00%) Cisco
2 38 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 36 (47.37%) Skype for Business
4 28 (36.84%) Skype
5 19 (25.00%) Office 365
6 17 (22.37%) Unified Communications
7 16 (21.05%) ITIL
7 16 (21.05%) Project Management
8 15 (19.74%) Avaya
9 14 (18.42%) MS Office
9 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
10 12 (15.79%) Finance
10 12 (15.79%) VoIP
11 11 (14.47%) Windows
12 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
12 10 (13.16%) Mitel
13 9 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (10.53%) Siemens
14 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
14 8 (10.53%) LAN
14 8 (10.53%) PBX
14 8 (10.53%) WAN
14 8 (10.53%) CCVP
14 8 (10.53%) Migration
14 8 (10.53%) Change Management
14 8 (10.53%) Cisco UCCX
15 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
15 7 (9.21%) Telepresence
15 7 (9.21%) SharePoint

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 36 (47.37%) Skype for Business
2 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.63%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.32%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Office
2 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.84%) Skype
2 17 (22.37%) Unified Communications
3 12 (15.79%) VoIP
4 8 (10.53%) LAN
4 8 (10.53%) PBX
4 8 (10.53%) WAN
5 7 (9.21%) Telepresence
6 6 (7.89%) ISDN
6 6 (7.89%) VPN
7 4 (5.26%) Firewall
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (3.95%) DNS
8 3 (3.95%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.95%) IPsec
8 3 (3.95%) Network Security
8 3 (3.95%) SSL
8 3 (3.95%) Wireless
8 3 (3.95%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 12 (15.79%) Finance
3 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.95%) Back Office
4 3 (3.95%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Billing
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Cantonese Language
6 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.32%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 11 (14.47%) Project Manager
2 10 (13.16%) Architect
2 10 (13.16%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) Consultant
3 8 (10.53%) Voice Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Telephony Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Audio Visual Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) VoIP Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Lync Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) Lync Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Telephony Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Telephony Project Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Video Conferencing Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (7.89%) Handset
3 5 (6.58%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.26%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.95%) NHS
5 3 (3.95%) Streaming Video
6 2 (2.63%) BYOD
6 2 (2.63%) iPad
6 2 (2.63%) iPhone
6 2 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.63%) Statistics
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.32%) FMCG
7 1 (1.32%) iSeries
7 1 (1.32%) Life Science
7 1 (1.32%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Windows
2 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.58%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.95%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.63%) Android
6 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.32%) Unix
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) ITIL
1 16 (21.05%) Project Management
2 8 (10.53%) Change Management
2 8 (10.53%) Migration
3 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
3 6 (7.89%) Service Management
4 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.95%) CRM
6 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.95%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.95%) MODAF
6 3 (3.95%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (3.95%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (3.95%) Release Management
6 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (3.95%) Time Management
6 3 (3.95%) TOGAF
6 3 (3.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) C
2 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.53%) CCVP
3 6 (7.89%) CCNA
3 6 (7.89%) CCNP
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) CCIE
5 2 (2.63%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (1.32%) MCP
6 1 (1.32%) MCSA
6 1 (1.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.26%) XenApp
4 3 (3.95%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.95%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.32%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (6.58%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (5.26%) SCCM
4 3 (3.95%) Cacti
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.32%) SCOM
6 1 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (51.32%) Microsoft
2 38 (50.00%) Cisco
3 15 (19.74%) Avaya
4 10 (13.16%) Mitel
5 8 (10.53%) Siemens
6 6 (7.89%) VMware
7 5 (6.58%) Nortel
8 4 (5.26%) Citrix
9 3 (3.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (3.95%) Dell
9 3 (3.95%) NetSuite
9 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.95%) Verint
9 3 (3.95%) Wyse
10 2 (2.63%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.63%) Panasonic
10 2 (2.63%) Sonus
10 2 (2.63%) Symantec
10 2 (2.63%) Tandberg
10 2 (2.63%) WorldPay
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