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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.18% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
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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 Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
212 133 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 51.58% 44.93% 51.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 54 107
Average daily rate £301 £305 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.37% -23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £243 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 13
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £26.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -23.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £22.04 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

3PAR
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) IronPort
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Brightmail
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Messaging Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) IronPort
1 2 (100.00%) F5