Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 228 251 224
Rank change year-on-year +23 -27 +3
Contract jobs citing Polycom 25 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.070% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 0.18% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 6
City of London median daily rate £250 £395 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.71% -5.67% +15.52%
10th Percentile £173 £311 £271
90th Percentile £567 £458 £494
Central London median daily rate £250 £395 £419
% change year-on-year -36.71% -5.67% +15.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £14.00 £34.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.42% - -
Central London median hourly rate £14.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year -59.42% - -

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 2,561 2,722 2,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.88% 38.37% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,889 2,073 2,020
City of London median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +4.65%
10th Percentile £225 £278 £294
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 54 41
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% -19.54% +20.83%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £27.25 £30.93 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.73 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.13% -1.58% +5.56%

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 19 January 2019.

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

Polycom
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 - -
Polycom
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Polycom also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) Skype
3 20 (80.00%) Windows
4 19 (76.00%) Windows 7
5 15 (60.00%) Finance
6 13 (52.00%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (52.00%) Skype for Business
6 13 (52.00%) Office 365
6 13 (52.00%) Telepresence
6 13 (52.00%) Windows 10
7 12 (48.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (48.00%) ITIL
8 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (44.00%) Apple
8 11 (44.00%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (40.00%) Degree
9 10 (40.00%) VPN
10 9 (36.00%) Avaya
11 8 (32.00%) HP
11 8 (32.00%) SCCM
11 8 (32.00%) ServiceNow
12 7 (28.00%) AirWatch
12 7 (28.00%) BitLocker
12 7 (28.00%) PuTTY
12 7 (28.00%) iManage
12 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
12 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
12 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (28.00%) PowerShell

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 13 (52.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) Skype
2 13 (52.00%) Telepresence
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (40.00%) VPN
5 7 (28.00%) PuTTY
5 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (12.00%) Firewall
7 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (8.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) MPLS
7 2 (8.00%) WAN
7 2 (8.00%) WLAN
8 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.00%) DNS
8 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (4.00%) PBX
8 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.00%) VoIP
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) IT Support
2 10 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Audio Visual Support
3 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
4 5 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Junior
5 4 (16.00%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Junior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (24.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (52.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) DNA
2 2 (8.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (8.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
1 7 (28.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 10 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) BitLocker
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) SCCM
2 7 (28.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Apple
4 9 (36.00%) Avaya
5 8 (32.00%) HP
5 8 (32.00%) ServiceNow
6 7 (28.00%) Charles River
6 7 (28.00%) Dell
6 7 (28.00%) iManage
6 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
6 7 (28.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
8 1 (4.00%) F5
8 1 (4.00%) Google
8 1 (4.00%) Nortel
8 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.00%) Tandberg
8 1 (4.00%) Veeam