Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 604 562 542
Rank change year-on-year -42 -20 +32
Contract jobs citing Polycom 31 30 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.068% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 36
London median daily rate £379 £406 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.77% +16.91% +46.32%
10th Percentile £263 £181 £159
90th Percentile £538 £500 £428
England median daily rate £383 £331 £350
% change year-on-year +15.47% -5.36% +94.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
London median hourly rate £33.49 £15.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.05% -31.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £30.49 £15.25 £21.25
90th Percentile £36.99 £15.75 £23.75
England median hourly rate £33.49 £16.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +109.30% -28.89% -8.16%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,463 17,881 18,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.31% 43.10% 40.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,618 11,863 11,907
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 290 332
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £55.00 £47.28
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £17.75
% change year-on-year +0.72% -2.09% +7.55%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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
Central London -22 5 £395 -5.67% 5
East London -13 4 £275 -37.14% 1
Polycom
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 21 (67.74%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) Video Conferencing
3 16 (51.61%) Skype for Business
4 15 (48.39%) Skype
5 13 (41.94%) Office 365
5 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
5 13 (41.94%) Finance
6 11 (35.48%) ITIL
7 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
7 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (22.58%) Telepresence
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (19.35%) HP
8 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (16.13%) CAD
9 5 (16.13%) Project Management
9 5 (16.13%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (16.13%) Vectorworks
10 4 (12.90%) Degree
10 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
10 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
10 4 (12.90%) ISDN
10 4 (12.90%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (9.68%) Digital Signage
11 3 (9.68%) LAN
11 3 (9.68%) Windows
11 3 (9.68%) CCNA

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 16 (51.61%) Skype for Business
2 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
3 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
4 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (16.13%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Skype
2 7 (22.58%) Telepresence
3 4 (12.90%) ISDN
3 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) Firewall
5 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
6 1 (3.23%) DMZ
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) Intranet
6 1 (3.23%) NAS
6 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (3.23%) SAN
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) French Language
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (16.13%) Deployment Manager
1 5 (16.13%) Deployment Project Manager
1 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
1 5 (16.13%) Voice Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Audio Visual Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
3 2 (6.45%) IT Support
3 2 (6.45%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Office 365 Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) XMPP
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.68%) Digital Signage
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.45%) Social Media
3 2 (6.45%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (3.23%) Handset
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) RIA
4 1 (3.23%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (16.13%) CAD
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Coaching
6 1 (3.23%) Fund Management
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) VBA
1 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) MCSA
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) MOS
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) VMware NSX
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Cisco
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Sonus
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) Red Box
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) Avaya
6 1 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Etrali
6 1 (3.23%) Fidessa
6 1 (3.23%) Meraki
6 1 (3.23%) Reuters
6 1 (3.23%) Sage
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Wyse
6 1 (3.23%) Yealink