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 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 387 402 397
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 22 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.087% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £328 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £499 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.18% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
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England

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
11067 11686 11841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.58% 46.37% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6964 7523 7164
Average daily rate £425 £425 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 265 345
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.01 £48.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +32 7 £400 -15.78% 1
Bromley - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
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England

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 35 (79.55%) HP
1 35 (79.55%) VMware
2 28 (63.64%) Windows
3 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (47.73%) Cisco
4 21 (47.73%) SAN
5 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
6 14 (31.82%) Citrix
7 12 (27.27%) EMC
7 12 (27.27%) Finance
8 11 (25.00%) Firewall
8 11 (25.00%) Replication
8 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (25.00%) XenApp
8 11 (25.00%) vSphere
9 9 (20.45%) VPN
9 9 (20.45%) ITIL
9 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
10 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
10 8 (18.18%) VoIP
10 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.18%) IBM
10 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (18.18%) MPLS
10 8 (18.18%) CLARiiON
10 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
11 7 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (20.45%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) SAN
2 11 (25.00%) Firewall
3 9 (20.45%) VPN
4 8 (18.18%) VoIP
4 8 (18.18%) MPLS
5 6 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (11.36%) iSCSI
6 5 (11.36%) LAN
6 5 (11.36%) WAN
7 4 (9.09%) DNS
8 3 (6.82%) Wireless
8 3 (6.82%) DHCP
9 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.27%) NAS
10 1 (2.27%) HSRP
10 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
10 1 (2.27%) Network Security
10 1 (2.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) ProC
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Local Government
2 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Server Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) Storage Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Storage Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Server Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Storage Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) SAN Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) HP Storage Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Replication
2 8 (18.18%) CLARiiON
3 5 (11.36%) EqualLogic
3 5 (11.36%) Celerra
3 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.55%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.55%) EMC Centera
5 2 (4.55%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.27%) Handset
6 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.36%) UNIX
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.27%) SUSE
7 1 (2.27%) Solaris
7 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) ITIL
2 5 (11.36%) Low Latency
2 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
3 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.09%) Quality Management
3 4 (9.09%) Information Security
4 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Management
4 3 (6.82%) Migration
5 2 (4.55%) OO
5 2 (4.55%) Document Management
5 2 (4.55%) Fund Management
6 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.27%) Network Design
6 1 (2.27%) Validation
6 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.64%) Perl
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.64%) VCP5
2 6 (13.64%) VCP4
3 5 (11.36%) CCA
3 5 (11.36%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (11.36%) CCNA
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.82%) MCSE
5 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) HP MASE
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
3 11 (25.00%) XenApp
3 11 (25.00%) vSphere
4 6 (13.64%) VMware Server
4 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
5 5 (11.36%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (6.82%) ISA Server
7 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.55%) XenServer
7 2 (4.55%) SRDF
8 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.27%) Samba
8 1 (2.27%) NFS
8 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (11.36%) NetBackup
3 4 (9.09%) Tivoli
4 3 (6.82%) SCCM
4 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.82%) AppManager
5 2 (4.55%) EMC TimeFinder
5 2 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.27%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.27%) SCOM
6 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) HP
1 35 (79.55%) VMware
2 21 (47.73%) Cisco
3 14 (31.82%) Citrix
4 12 (27.27%) EMC
5 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (18.18%) IBM
7 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds
7 5 (11.36%) Veeam
7 5 (11.36%) Symantec
7 5 (11.36%) Dell
8 4 (9.09%) Tandberg
8 4 (9.09%) LANDesk
9 3 (6.82%) Brocade
9 3 (6.82%) AppSense
9 3 (6.82%) NetApp
9 3 (6.82%) Compaq
10 2 (4.55%) Oracle
10 2 (4.55%) Open Text
10 2 (4.55%) Aruba