The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3PAR
Rank 198 194 219
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 10 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.086% 0.099%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 5
Average daily rate
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£413 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £408 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £568 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £340 £380
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2562 2575 3196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.76% 44.37% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1890 1766 2207
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 51 116
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

3PAR Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

3PAR
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

3PAR Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 28 (100.00%) HP
2 22 (78.57%) SAN
3 14 (50.00%) IBM
4 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) Windows
4 13 (46.43%) VMware
5 12 (42.86%) Brocade
5 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (42.86%) Cisco
6 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
6 11 (39.29%) Oracle
6 11 (39.29%) vSphere
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 10 (35.71%) LAN
7 10 (35.71%) WAN
8 9 (32.14%) ITIL
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 7 (25.00%) UNIX
10 7 (25.00%) Citrix
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (21.43%) Clustering
11 6 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (10.71%) IIS
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) SAN
2 10 (35.71%) LAN
2 10 (35.71%) WAN
3 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
4 5 (17.86%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (10.71%) DNS
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall
6 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
6 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.57%) VPN
7 1 (3.57%) SNMP
7 1 (3.57%) SMTP
7 1 (3.57%) DHCP
7 1 (3.57%) Wireless
7 1 (3.57%) VLAN
7 1 (3.57%) NAS
7 1 (3.57%) SSL
7 1 (3.57%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Server Administrator
2 9 (32.14%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (21.43%) SQL DBA
3 6 (21.43%) DBA
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Backup Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Storage Specialist
5 4 (14.29%) SAN Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
1 2 (7.14%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Clustering
3 5 (17.86%) CMDB
3 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
4 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
4 4 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 4 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.57%) PKI
5 1 (3.57%) HP Storage
5 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (25.00%) UNIX
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) AIX
5 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (21.43%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (21.43%) Server Building
4 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Workflow Management
5 3 (10.71%) Workflow
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) E-Discovery
7 1 (3.57%) Process Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Korn
4 3 (10.71%) C
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (21.43%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) vSphere
3 6 (21.43%) XenApp
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Server
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (7.14%) NFS
6 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.57%) vCloud
7 1 (3.57%) XenServer
7 1 (3.57%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (21.43%) Data Guard
2 4 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 4 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) HP
2 14 (50.00%) IBM
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 12 (42.86%) Brocade
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco
5 11 (39.29%) Oracle
6 7 (25.00%) Citrix
7 6 (21.43%) CommVault
8 5 (17.86%) NetApp
8 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
9 3 (10.71%) Sybase
10 2 (7.14%) Dell
10 2 (7.14%) EMC
10 2 (7.14%) Symantec
10 2 (7.14%) Altiris
11 1 (3.57%) Aruba
11 1 (3.57%) F5
11 1 (3.57%) AppSense
11 1 (3.57%) Juniper