The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3Com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3Com over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3Com
Rank 257 274 246
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Contract jobs citing 3Com 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.069% 0.021% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.043% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £214 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £251 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-44.33% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4178 4681 4274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.22% 48.17% 46.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2472 2668 2207
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 204 234
Median hourly rate £19.44 £19.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +16.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

3Com
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

3Com Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3Com
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

3Com Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3Com
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

3Com Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3Com
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 3Com within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Hampshire - 4 £214 -
Berkshire - 1 £269 -
Surrey - 1 £175 -
3Com
England

3Com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 South East region with a requirement for 3Com.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) TCP/IP
3 15 (68.18%) SNMP
3 15 (68.18%) Change Management
3 15 (68.18%) SC Cleared
3 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
4 14 (63.64%) EMC
4 14 (63.64%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) Firewall
5 7 (31.82%) WAN
5 7 (31.82%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (18.18%) VLAN
7 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
7 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
7 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
7 4 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) CCNA
8 3 (13.64%) LAN
8 3 (13.64%) WLAN
8 3 (13.64%) Wireless
8 3 (13.64%) BT
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (13.64%) NETGEAR
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (13.64%) Meraki

3Com
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) TCP/IP
2 15 (68.18%) SNMP
3 7 (31.82%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (13.64%) LAN
5 3 (13.64%) Wireless
5 3 (13.64%) WLAN
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Network Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Change Management
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) SC Cleared
1 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) EMC
3 7 (31.82%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
4 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 3 (13.64%) BT
5 3 (13.64%) Meraki
5 3 (13.64%) NETGEAR
5 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto