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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3PAR
Rank 177 210 197
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -13
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 18 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.048% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £426 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £365
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2282 2797 2806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.04% 44.44% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1666 1953 1978
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 76
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3PAR across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

3PAR Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (92.31%) HP
2 16 (61.54%) SAN
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 14 (53.85%) Windows
4 13 (50.00%) IBM
4 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (46.15%) Cisco
5 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 11 (42.31%) ITIL
6 11 (42.31%) vSphere
7 10 (38.46%) LAN
7 10 (38.46%) WAN
7 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (34.62%) SQL
8 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (30.77%) Brocade
9 8 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (30.77%) Oracle
9 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
9 8 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (26.92%) Citrix
10 7 (26.92%) UNIX
10 7 (26.92%) Replication
11 6 (23.08%) Clustering
11 6 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) SAN
2 10 (38.46%) LAN
2 10 (38.46%) WAN
3 6 (23.08%) Ethernet
4 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall
5 2 (7.69%) MPLS
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
5 2 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.85%) SMTP
6 1 (3.85%) SSL
6 1 (3.85%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.85%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Server Administrator
2 9 (34.62%) Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) DBA
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (23.08%) SQL DBA
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) SAN Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Storage Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Backup Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) Replication
3 6 (23.08%) Clustering
4 4 (15.38%) Fat Client
4 4 (15.38%) Thin Client
5 2 (7.69%) CMDB
6 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.85%) PKI
6 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.85%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (3.85%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) UNIX
5 6 (23.08%) AIX
6 3 (11.54%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (23.08%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Workflow
7 2 (7.69%) Workflow Management
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Coaching
8 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.85%) Analytics
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) E-Discovery
8 1 (3.85%) Information Security
8 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.85%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
2 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 4 (15.38%) Korn
3 4 (15.38%) C
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (23.08%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) NCDA
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 11 (42.31%) vSphere
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (23.08%) VMware Server
4 6 (23.08%) XenApp
5 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (3.85%) vCloud
7 1 (3.85%) NFS
7 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (23.08%) Data Guard
1 6 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (19.23%) HP SIM
3 4 (15.38%) Tivoli
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (3.85%) vMotion
5 1 (3.85%) PureDisk
5 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) HP
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 13 (50.00%) IBM
4 12 (46.15%) Cisco
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) Brocade
6 8 (30.77%) Oracle
7 7 (26.92%) Citrix
8 5 (19.23%) NetApp
9 4 (15.38%) EMC
10 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
10 3 (11.54%) CommVault
11 2 (7.69%) Dell
11 2 (7.69%) Sybase
12 1 (3.85%) F5
12 1 (3.85%) Compaq
12 1 (3.85%) Juniper
12 1 (3.85%) Symantec
12 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
12 1 (3.85%) Tandberg