Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 November 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 370 368
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 +13
Contract jobs citing Polycom 14 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.084% 0.048% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.10% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 12
South East median daily rate £303 £160 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +89.06% -54.93% -21.11%
10th Percentile £272 £143 £180
90th Percentile £313 £287 £494
England median daily rate £350 £350 £344
% change year-on-year - +1.82% +96.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
South East median hourly rate - £33.25 £93.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -64.53% +569.64%
England median hourly rate £24.24 £15.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year +53.89% -23.17% -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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8037 7971 9224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.07% 48.32% 47.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4622 4590 5154
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £533
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 396 435
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.43% -12.84% +19.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.00 £44.50
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

Polycom
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Polycom as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Polycom in the South East

Polycom
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Polycom in the South East

Polycom
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Polycom in the South East

Polycom
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Polycom within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Thames Valley -4 7 £303 -
Hampshire - 6 - - 2
Berkshire +5 5 £305 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £275 -
Kent -14 1 - -
Polycom
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Polycom.

1 11 (78.57%) Office 365
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Skype
4 6 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (42.86%) MobileIron
4 6 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
4 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) VLAN
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Apple
5 5 (35.71%) Symantec
5 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) XenApp
5 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 10

Polycom
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
1 6 (42.86%) LAN
1 6 (42.86%) Skype
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) VLAN
3 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (7.14%) PBX
5 1 (7.14%) PSTN
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365 Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Lync Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Handset
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) IVR
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) B2C
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCA
1 1 (7.14%) CCAA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) XenApp
2 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) MobileIron
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Apple
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Symantec
3 4 (28.57%) Canon
3 4 (28.57%) Forcepoint
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Kofax
6 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
6 1 (7.14%) Meraki
6 1 (7.14%) NICE Systems
6 1 (7.14%) Sophos