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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3PAR
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
184 192 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.43% 45.18% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 123 25
Average daily rate £375 £390 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 10 6
Average hourly rate £38.63 £32.54 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.70% +109.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £22.00 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.95 £63.70 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware