The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3Com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3Com over the 3 months to 5 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
5 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 Plymouth - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
3Com
Devon

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

Vendors Category
Plymouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Plymouth 48.39% 23.08% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 13
Median daily rate £400 £263 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%