The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3Com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3Com over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 the 3Com Corporation.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3Com
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing 3Com 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £258 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.50 -
3Com
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
183 186 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.31% 42.66% 39.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 91 110
Median daily rate £370 £301 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.00% +9.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £570 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 29
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -43.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

3Com
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing 3Com as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

3Com Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

3Com
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3Com across the Lancashire region.

3Com Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

3Com
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3Com across the Lancashire region.

3Com Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire