Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Polycom products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Polycom over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Polycom
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 223 229
Rank change year-on-year -21 +6 +51
Contract jobs citing Polycom 5 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.071% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 15
City of London median daily rate £395 £419 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.67% +15.52% +20.83%
10th Percentile £311 £271 £159
90th Percentile £458 £494 £438
Central London median daily rate £395 £419 £363
% change year-on-year -5.67% +15.52% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £34.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £34.50 - -

Polycom is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,700 2,691 2,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.21% 43.14% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,058 2,016 2,181
City of London median daily rate £486 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £287 £296 £250
90th Percentile £675 £631 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 41 41
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +20.83% +0.76%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £30.95 £55.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.85 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -0.79% +5.56% +2.13%

Polycom
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Polycom as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Polycom in the City of London

Polycom
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Polycom in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Polycom in the City of London

Polycom
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Polycom in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Polycom in the City of London

Polycom
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Polycom in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (40.00%) XMPP
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) Telepresence
2 2 (40.00%) Red Box
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Vectorworks
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet

Polycom
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Vectorworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
1 2 (40.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) CAD
1 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MOS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Red Box
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Wyse