The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3Com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3Com over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3Com
Rank 152 155 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing 3Com 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.077% 0.026% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.058% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £265 - -
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
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1771 1715 1339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.41% 45.29% 42.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 856 667
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £216 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £645 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 113 113
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.10 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £35.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

3Com
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

3Com Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

3Com
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

3Com Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3Com
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

3Com Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3Com
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3Com within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 £265 -
3Com
England

3Com
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 3Com 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 North West region with a requirement for 3Com.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) ION Trading
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Veeam
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) DBS Check

3Com
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) ION Trading
1 4 (100.00%) Veeam
1 4 (100.00%) VMware