The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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 HP 3PAR.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3PAR
Rank 110 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 9 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £408
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 - £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £323 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.48% -16.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
3PAR
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 Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1208 1234 1227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.81% 48.34% 50.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 564 481
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 43 46
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

3PAR Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3PAR
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

3PAR Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3PAR
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3PAR across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

3PAR Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

3PAR
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Slough - 4 £413 -
Reading - 2 £300 -
Windsor - 1 £305 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
3PAR
South East

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3PAR 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 3PAR.

1 13 (86.67%) HP
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) SAN
5 6 (40.00%) NetApp
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) XenServer
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Dell
7 4 (26.67%) Symantec
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) ProCurve
7 4 (26.67%) Business Development
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (26.67%) Brocade
7 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
7 4 (26.67%) Veeam
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3PAR 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 3PAR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) SNMP
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Development
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) XenServer
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 3 (20.00%) Samba
5 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) HP
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) NetApp
4 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Dell
6 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) ProCurve
6 4 (26.67%) Brocade
6 4 (26.67%) Veeam
6 4 (26.67%) Varonis
6 4 (26.67%) Zerto
6 4 (26.67%) Neverfail
7 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
9 1 (6.67%) EMC