Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 July 2017 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 581 542
Rank change year-on-year +6 -39 +25
Contract jobs citing Polycom 24 25 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.057% 0.055% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.13% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 42
London median daily rate £400 £385 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +22.22% -3.08%
10th Percentile £150 £122 £159
90th Percentile £488 £547 £434
England median daily rate £375 £364 £275
% change year-on-year +3.16% +32.18% +19.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.85% - -
England median hourly rate £16.00 £26.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -38.46% +26.83% -16.33%

Polycom is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 17474 18820 20249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.53% 41.49% 43.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11772 12766 13244
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £279 £263 £248
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 220 476
London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.75 £11.21
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.27 £49.38
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%

Polycom
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Polycom in London

Polycom
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Polycom in London

Polycom
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Polycom in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Polycom in London

Polycom
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Polycom in London

Polycom
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
City of London +8 7 £395 +97.50%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Polycom
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
1 17 (70.83%) Skype for Business
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (45.83%) Skype
5 10 (41.67%) Telepresence
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
6 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
8 6 (25.00%) SSL
8 6 (25.00%) C
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (25.00%) CMS
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) Information Security
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (25.00%) SCCM
8 6 (25.00%) WebEx
8 6 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (16.67%) MobileIron
9 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
9 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (16.67%) Android
9 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
9 4 (16.67%) MCDST
9 4 (16.67%) ITSM
9 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
9 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.67%) MCP

Polycom
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (70.83%) Skype for Business
2 6 (25.00%) CMS
3 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Skype
2 10 (41.67%) Telepresence
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (25.00%) SSL
3 6 (25.00%) WebEx
4 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall
5 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (8.33%) PBX
5 2 (8.33%) PSTN
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
6 1 (4.17%) DNS
6 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.17%) LAN
6 1 (4.17%) MPLS
6 1 (4.17%) OSPF
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) VoIP
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall Support
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 3 (12.50%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Signage
5 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Information Security
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) ITSM
2 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Ticket Management
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCDST
1 4 (16.67%) MCP
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) McAfee
3 4 (16.67%) MobileIron
3 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 2 (8.33%) Apple
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) CommVault
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.17%) Sophos