The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3PAR
Rank 390 402 402
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 24 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.076% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 16
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £333 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £650 £463
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 -
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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 London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10269 10465 10977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.61% 44.31% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6811 6573 6967
Average daily rate £425 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 224 287
Average hourly rate £18.71 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.52% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.89 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £34.35 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

3PAR Jobs Demand Trend in London

3PAR
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

3PAR Daily Rate Trend in London

3PAR
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3PAR across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

3PAR Daily Rate Histogram in London

3PAR
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

3PAR Hourly Rate Trend in London

3PAR
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
City of London +9 10 £413 -15.38%
3PAR
England

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 55 (80.88%) HP
2 49 (72.06%) SAN
3 37 (54.41%) VMware
4 31 (45.59%) Cisco
4 31 (45.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (44.12%) Windows
6 28 (41.18%) Brocade
7 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
8 23 (33.82%) SQL
9 21 (30.88%) NetApp
10 20 (29.41%) IBM
10 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
10 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (29.41%) vSphere
11 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (27.94%) ITIL
12 18 (26.47%) Active Directory
13 17 (25.00%) Citrix
13 17 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (23.53%) LAN
14 16 (23.53%) WAN
15 15 (22.06%) Oracle
16 14 (20.59%) Migration
17 13 (19.12%) Finance
17 13 (19.12%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
17 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (17.65%) CommVault
18 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Workflow
1 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (4.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.94%) Apache
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) IaaS
2 5 (7.35%) PaaS
3 4 (5.88%) SaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (72.06%) SAN
2 16 (23.53%) LAN
2 16 (23.53%) WAN
3 10 (14.71%) DNS
3 10 (14.71%) NAS
4 8 (11.76%) Firewall
4 8 (11.76%) SMTP
5 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.29%) Network Security
5 7 (10.29%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (10.29%) NetScaler
6 6 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (8.82%) Ethernet
7 5 (7.35%) SNMP
7 5 (7.35%) DHCP
7 5 (7.35%) VPN
7 5 (7.35%) SSL
7 5 (7.35%) MPLS
7 5 (7.35%) VLAN
8 4 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (7.35%) Big Data
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Administrator
2 13 (19.12%) Consultant
3 10 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (14.71%) Server Administrator
4 8 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 8 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (8.82%) DBA
5 6 (8.82%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (8.82%) SQL DBA
5 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Storage Administrator
5 6 (8.82%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Storage Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) Backup Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) Storage Specialist
7 4 (5.88%) VMWare Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.88%) SAN Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) Web Services
2 2 (2.94%) CGI
3 1 (1.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.24%) HP Storage
4 7 (10.29%) EMC VNX
5 6 (8.82%) Clustering
6 5 (7.35%) Public Cloud
6 5 (7.35%) Client/Server
6 5 (7.35%) PKI
6 5 (7.35%) CMDB
7 4 (5.88%) Fat Client
7 4 (5.88%) Thin Client
7 4 (5.88%) Replication
7 4 (5.88%) CLARiiON
8 3 (4.41%) Symmetrix DMX
9 2 (2.94%) Symmetrix
9 2 (2.94%) EMC Centera
9 2 (2.94%) Celerra
9 2 (2.94%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (1.47%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.12%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (14.71%) Linux
6 9 (13.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (10.29%) UNIX
8 6 (8.82%) AIX
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) ITIL
2 14 (20.59%) Migration
3 13 (19.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.82%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (8.82%) Server Building
6 6 (8.82%) Workflow
6 6 (8.82%) Workflow Management
6 6 (8.82%) Project Management
7 5 (7.35%) Process Management
7 5 (7.35%) E-Discovery
7 5 (7.35%) TOGAF
7 5 (7.35%) Data Architecture
7 5 (7.35%) Data Analytics
7 5 (7.35%) Analytics
8 4 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.88%) BCP
9 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) SQL
2 7 (10.29%) C
3 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
3 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.82%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.88%) Korn
5 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.41%) Perl
6 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) C#
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (11.76%) HP MASE
3 7 (10.29%) MCSE
4 5 (7.35%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 4 (5.88%) CCNP
5 4 (5.88%) VCAP
6 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) VCP4
8 1 (1.47%) MCITP
8 1 (1.47%) Degree
8 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) CCNA
8 1 (1.47%) PMP
8 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.47%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) JSP 440
System Software
1 31 (45.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (29.41%) vSphere
3 18 (26.47%) Active Directory
4 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
5 10 (14.71%) VMware ESX
6 9 (13.24%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (10.29%) XenApp
8 6 (8.82%) vCloud
8 6 (8.82%) NFS
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (8.82%) VMware Server
9 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (5.88%) Oracle Clusterware
11 3 (4.41%) XenServer
11 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
12 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
12 1 (1.47%) KVM
12 1 (1.47%) Xen
12 1 (1.47%) Firmware
12 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (8.82%) Data Guard
2 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.88%) HP SIM
2 4 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.41%) ARCserve
3 3 (4.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) WMI
5 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.47%) Legato
5 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.47%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.47%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 55 (80.88%) HP
2 37 (54.41%) VMware
3 31 (45.59%) Cisco
4 28 (41.18%) Brocade
5 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
6 21 (30.88%) NetApp
7 20 (29.41%) IBM
8 17 (25.00%) Citrix
9 15 (22.06%) Oracle
10 12 (17.65%) CommVault
11 11 (16.18%) EMC
12 9 (13.24%) Red Hat
13 8 (11.76%) Symantec
13 8 (11.76%) Dell
14 6 (8.82%) Sybase
14 6 (8.82%) CheckPoint
14 6 (8.82%) Juniper
14 6 (8.82%) F5
15 5 (7.35%) Altiris
16 3 (4.41%) Veeam