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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3PAR
Rank 387 385 396
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 37 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.12% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 15
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £588 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £348 £390
% change year-on-year
-10.56% -10.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10425 10213 10562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.69% 44.57% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6528 6618
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 208 303
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 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 3 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 15 £413 -2.94%
3PAR
England

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 59 (79.73%) HP
2 51 (68.92%) SAN
3 44 (59.46%) VMware
4 36 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (47.30%) Windows
6 34 (45.95%) Cisco
7 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
8 26 (35.14%) Brocade
9 23 (31.08%) SQL
10 22 (29.73%) MS Excel
10 22 (29.73%) NetApp
10 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (28.38%) Data Centre
11 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (28.38%) Active Directory
12 20 (27.03%) IBM
12 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (27.03%) vSphere
13 19 (25.68%) ITIL
14 17 (22.97%) Finance
14 17 (22.97%) Citrix
15 16 (21.62%) Oracle
15 16 (21.62%) LAN
15 16 (21.62%) WAN
16 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
16 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (18.92%) Migration
16 14 (18.92%) VMware ESX
16 14 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (17.57%) Linux

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 9 (12.16%) MS Exchange
1 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.05%) IIS
6 2 (2.70%) Apache
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) IaaS
2 5 (6.76%) PaaS
3 4 (5.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 51 (68.92%) SAN
2 16 (21.62%) WAN
2 16 (21.62%) LAN
3 12 (16.22%) NAS
4 11 (14.86%) Firewall
4 11 (14.86%) DNS
5 9 (12.16%) Network Security
6 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
6 8 (10.81%) SMTP
7 7 (9.46%) VPN
7 7 (9.46%) NetScaler
8 6 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (8.11%) DHCP
8 6 (8.11%) Ethernet
9 5 (6.76%) SSL
9 5 (6.76%) MPLS
9 5 (6.76%) SNMP
9 5 (6.76%) VLAN
9 5 (6.76%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (5.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (6.76%) Big Data
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Legal
2 2 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Administrator
2 14 (18.92%) Consultant
3 11 (14.86%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (13.51%) Server Administrator
5 8 (10.81%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (10.81%) Architect
6 6 (8.11%) DBA
6 6 (8.11%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (8.11%) SQL DBA
6 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Storage Specialist
7 5 (6.76%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Storage Specialist
7 5 (6.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) Backup Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.41%) SAN Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) CGI
3 1 (1.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.38%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.86%) HP Storage
3 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (12.16%) Clustering
5 8 (10.81%) EMC VNX
6 6 (8.11%) CLARiiON
7 5 (6.76%) Client/Server
7 5 (6.76%) PKI
7 5 (6.76%) CMDB
7 5 (6.76%) Public Cloud
8 4 (5.41%) Fat Client
8 4 (5.41%) Thin Client
8 4 (5.41%) Replication
9 3 (4.05%) Hedge funds
9 3 (4.05%) Symmetrix DMX
10 2 (2.70%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (2.70%) Symmetrix
10 2 (2.70%) EMC Centera
10 2 (2.70%) Celerra
11 1 (1.35%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.30%) Windows
2 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (17.57%) Linux
6 9 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (10.81%) UNIX
8 6 (8.11%) AIX
9 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) ITIL
2 14 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (18.92%) Migration
3 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.11%) Database Mirroring
5 6 (8.11%) Server Building
5 6 (8.11%) Workflow Management
5 6 (8.11%) Workflow
5 6 (8.11%) Project Management
5 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.76%) Process Management
6 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.76%) Data Architecture
6 5 (6.76%) E-Discovery
6 5 (6.76%) Data Analytics
6 5 (6.76%) Analytics
7 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.41%) BCP
7 4 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.08%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) C
3 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.11%) Shell Script
3 6 (8.11%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.41%) Korn
6 3 (4.05%) VB
7 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (1.35%) C#
8 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (10.81%) HP MASE
3 6 (8.11%) MCSE
4 5 (6.76%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 4 (5.41%) VCAP
5 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.41%) CCNP
6 3 (4.05%) MCITP
6 3 (4.05%) VCP4
6 3 (4.05%) VCP5
7 2 (2.70%) Degree
7 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.35%) PMP
8 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (28.38%) Active Directory
3 20 (27.03%) vSphere
4 14 (18.92%) VMware ESX
5 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V
6 9 (12.16%) NFS
7 7 (9.46%) XenApp
7 7 (9.46%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (8.11%) VMware Server
9 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (6.76%) vCloud
10 4 (5.41%) Oracle Clusterware
11 3 (4.05%) XenServer
11 3 (4.05%) XenDesktop
11 3 (4.05%) Xen
11 3 (4.05%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.35%) DFS Replication
12 1 (1.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (8.11%) NetBackup
1 6 (8.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (8.11%) Data Guard
2 5 (6.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (5.41%) HP SIM
3 4 (5.41%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.41%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.05%) ARCserve
4 3 (4.05%) Legato
4 3 (4.05%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (4.05%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 59 (79.73%) HP
2 44 (59.46%) VMware
3 34 (45.95%) Cisco
4 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
5 26 (35.14%) Brocade
6 22 (29.73%) NetApp
7 20 (27.03%) IBM
8 17 (22.97%) Citrix
9 16 (21.62%) Oracle
10 10 (13.51%) EMC
10 10 (13.51%) CommVault
11 9 (12.16%) Red Hat
11 9 (12.16%) Symantec
12 8 (10.81%) F5
13 6 (8.11%) Sybase
13 6 (8.11%) Dell
14 5 (6.76%) CheckPoint
14 5 (6.76%) Juniper
14 5 (6.76%) Altiris
15 3 (4.05%) Fujitsu