The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3PAR
Rank 506 516 517
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 83 43 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.091% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.20% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 28 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £268 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £509 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £500
% change year-on-year
+8.55% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.88 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 - -
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

3PAR Jobs Demand Trend in England

3PAR
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

3PAR Daily Rate Trend in England

3PAR
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3PAR across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

3PAR Daily Rate Histogram in England

3PAR
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

3PAR Hourly Rate Trend in England

3PAR
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
South East -4 29 £400 +29.03% 5
London +17 21 £388 -16.21% 4
East of England - 14 £350 - 2
South West -23 4 £500 +28.20% 1
North West -8 2 - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
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3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 144 (80.00%) HP
2 116 (64.44%) VMware
3 110 (61.11%) Windows
4 98 (54.44%) SAN
5 70 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (38.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 67 (37.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (37.22%) Active Directory
8 56 (31.11%) Cisco
9 54 (30.00%) Firewall
10 52 (28.89%) Microsoft
11 51 (28.33%) vSphere
12 50 (27.78%) ITIL
13 45 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 44 (24.44%) LAN
15 42 (23.33%) Citrix
16 38 (21.11%) Linux
17 36 (20.00%) WAN
17 36 (20.00%) EMC
18 35 (19.44%) DNS
18 35 (19.44%) MS Exchange
19 34 (18.89%) Brocade
20 31 (17.22%) MS Excel
20 31 (17.22%) Finance
20 31 (17.22%) SC Cleared
21 30 (16.67%) IBM
21 30 (16.67%) Symantec
22 29 (16.11%) NetApp
22 29 (16.11%) Clustering
23 28 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 35 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 21 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 21 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.89%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (3.89%) Lync
5 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.67%) IIS
6 2 (1.11%) CICS
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Apache
7 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (17.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 98 (54.44%) SAN
2 54 (30.00%) Firewall
3 44 (24.44%) LAN
4 36 (20.00%) WAN
5 35 (19.44%) DNS
6 25 (13.89%) DHCP
7 21 (11.67%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (10.00%) SSL
9 17 (9.44%) Network Security
10 16 (8.89%) VPN
10 16 (8.89%) MPLS
11 15 (8.33%) TCP/IP
11 15 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (7.22%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (6.11%) VLAN
13 11 (6.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 10 (5.56%) VoIP
15 9 (5.00%) Junos
15 9 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 8 (4.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.11%) dBASE
4 1 (0.56%) OLTP
4 1 (0.56%) Big Data
General
1 31 (17.22%) Finance
2 14 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.56%) International Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (18.33%) Administrator
2 29 (16.11%) Consultant
3 25 (13.89%) Storage Administrator
3 25 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (12.22%) Network Engineer
5 15 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
6 13 (7.22%) Analyst
6 13 (7.22%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 12 (6.67%) Architect
7 12 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 12 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.00%) Server Administrator
8 9 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (3.89%) Storage Analyst
10 6 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (3.33%) Windows Administrator
10 6 (3.33%) Storage Consultant
11 5 (2.78%) SAN Administrator
11 5 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (0.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.11%) Clustering
2 28 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (14.44%) Replication
4 8 (4.44%) Cryptography
5 7 (3.89%) EMC Centera
6 6 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.33%) PKI
7 5 (2.78%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.78%) CLARiiON
7 5 (2.78%) Thin Client
7 5 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.67%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.11%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.11%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.11%) CMDB
10 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.56%) IBM XIV
10 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 110 (61.11%) Windows
2 70 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (37.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (21.11%) Linux
5 28 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.89%) AIX
8 7 (3.89%) Solaris
8 7 (3.89%) UNIX
9 5 (2.78%) VMS
9 5 (2.78%) CentOS
10 2 (1.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.78%) ITIL
2 20 (11.11%) Service Management
2 20 (11.11%) Migration
2 20 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 19 (10.56%) Network Management
4 16 (8.89%) Service Delivery
4 16 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (7.78%) Capacity Management
6 12 (6.67%) Time Management
7 11 (6.11%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (5.56%) Load Balancing
8 10 (5.56%) Network Design
9 9 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (4.44%) Mentoring
10 8 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (4.44%) Business Continuity
11 7 (3.89%) Project Management
11 7 (3.89%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
12 6 (3.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.33%) SQL
2 6 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.78%) Korn
4 4 (2.22%) C
5 3 (1.67%) VBScript
6 2 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.56%) Java
7 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (17.22%) SC Cleared
3 20 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 13 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (6.67%) CCNA
6 11 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (5.56%) MCSE
8 8 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (3.33%) CCNP
10 4 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.11%) HP MASE
11 2 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.11%) RHCSA
11 2 (1.11%) HNC
11 2 (1.11%) Degree
12 1 (0.56%) MCITP
12 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.56%) CCIE
12 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.22%) SLA
2 12 (6.67%) QA
3 10 (5.56%) JSP 440
4 5 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (38.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (37.22%) Active Directory
3 51 (28.33%) vSphere
4 24 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 21 (11.67%) XenApp
6 18 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (10.00%) XenDesktop
7 10 (5.56%) VMware Server
8 6 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (3.33%) VMware ESX
9 5 (2.78%) XenServer
10 3 (1.67%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.67%) NFS
11 2 (1.11%) vCloud
11 2 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.56%) Samba
12 1 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 25 (13.89%) NetBackup
2 15 (8.33%) HP SIM
3 14 (7.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (7.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 10 (5.56%) WhatsUp Gold
6 7 (3.89%) ARCserve
7 6 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (3.33%) Tivoli
7 6 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.67%) SCOM
9 3 (1.67%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (1.11%) Nagios
11 1 (0.56%) SCCM
11 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.56%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.56%) AppManager
11 1 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 144 (80.00%) HP
2 116 (64.44%) VMware
3 56 (31.11%) Cisco
4 52 (28.89%) Microsoft
5 42 (23.33%) Citrix
6 36 (20.00%) EMC
7 34 (18.89%) Brocade
8 30 (16.67%) IBM
8 30 (16.67%) Symantec
9 29 (16.11%) NetApp
10 25 (13.89%) Juniper
11 16 (8.89%) F5
11 16 (8.89%) CheckPoint
12 15 (8.33%) Red Hat
12 15 (8.33%) Oracle
13 10 (5.56%) CA
13 10 (5.56%) TippingPoint
14 9 (5.00%) McAfee
15 8 (4.44%) Veeam
15 8 (4.44%) Altiris
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