The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3PAR
Rank 53 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.63% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £325 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
3PAR
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
292 365 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.69% 57.48% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 189 154
Average daily rate £413 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 13
Average hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.66 £10.00 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.75 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3PAR Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

3PAR
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3PAR Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Bacula
2 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade