The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3Com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3Com over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3Com
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 3Com 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.53% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
3Com
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
294 308 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 39.25% 52.03% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 202 87
Average daily rate £413 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 14
Average hourly rate £17.95 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.77% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.01 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

3Com
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3Com across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

3Com Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

3Com
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

3Com Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

3Com
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

3Com Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

3Com
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3Com within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 4 £450 -
3Com
South East

3Com
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing 3Com also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 3Com.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Meraki
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto

3Com
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing 3Com also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 3Com. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Meraki
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto