The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3PAR
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.60% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£451 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £331 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -12.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
3PAR
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
141 215 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 42.09% 50.00% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 120 50
Average daily rate £420 £341 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +10.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 18
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £18.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.28 £85.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

3PAR Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

3PAR
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

3PAR Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

3PAR
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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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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
Blackpool - 1 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £451 -
3PAR
North West

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) Altiris
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) VCP4
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) VCP4
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) Altiris