The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3PAR
Rank 123 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% - 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£550 - £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £343 £351
% change year-on-year
+21.16% -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
3PAR
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1278 1205 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.20% 45.83% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 613 475
Average daily rate £400 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £169 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 94 128
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.28 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.18 £42.25 £37.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

3PAR Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

3PAR
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

3PAR Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3PAR
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3PAR across the East of England region.

3PAR Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3PAR
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Hertfordshire - 6 £550 - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
3PAR
England

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 19 (82.61%) HP
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (52.17%) SAN
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 10 (43.48%) Brocade
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (39.13%) Linux
7 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
8 8 (34.78%) Clustering
8 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (34.78%) XenApp
9 7 (30.43%) XenDesktop
9 7 (30.43%) Lync
9 7 (30.43%) Citrix
10 6 (26.09%) EMC
11 5 (21.74%) Cisco
11 5 (21.74%) CLARiiON
11 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
11 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (17.39%) CentOS
12 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
12 4 (17.39%) Project Management
12 4 (17.39%) VMS

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (30.43%) Lync
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) NAS
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.35%) MPLS
4 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (4.35%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Storage Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Backup Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Backup Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Clustering
2 5 (21.74%) CLARiiON
2 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Symmetrix
3 3 (13.04%) EMC Centera
3 3 (13.04%) Celerra
3 3 (13.04%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 4 (17.39%) VMS
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (17.39%) CentOS
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Project Management
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 8 (34.78%) XenApp
4 7 (30.43%) XenDesktop
5 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
6 2 (8.70%) vSphere
7 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) HP
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Brocade
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Citrix
5 6 (26.09%) EMC
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle
7 3 (13.04%) NetApp
8 2 (8.70%) Veeam
8 2 (8.70%) F5
9 1 (4.35%) Imperva
9 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
9 1 (4.35%) Dell