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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3PAR
Rank 127 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.036% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.072% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.12%
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
1406 1383 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.90% 49.73% 47.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 650 372
Average daily rate £400 £380 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% +13.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £205 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 77 78
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £29.15 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 27 February 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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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
Reading +5 3 £450 - 1
Slough - - - -
Newbury - - - -
3PAR
South East

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (80.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) XenServer
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) Dell
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Business Development
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Varonis
6 2 (20.00%) RHCSA
6 2 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (20.00%) Isilon
6 2 (20.00%) MCSE
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) FTP

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) SSH
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) FTP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) FCoE
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
1 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) HNC
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) RHCSA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenServer
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Dell
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (20.00%) Remedy
6 2 (20.00%) Varonis
6 2 (20.00%) Altiris
6 2 (20.00%) Veeam
6 2 (20.00%) Isilon
6 2 (20.00%) EMC
6 2 (20.00%) Veritas
7 1 (10.00%) CA
7 1 (10.00%) Nimsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle