The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3PAR
Rank 117 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £500
% change year-on-year
+8.55% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 - -
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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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1045 1050 992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.52% 42.51% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 498 478
Average daily rate £359 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £496 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 45 40
Average hourly rate £15.77 £17.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.23% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £63.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

3PAR Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

3PAR
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

3PAR Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) Service Management
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) EMC
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 5 (62.50%) Juniper
4 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) McAfee
4 5 (62.50%) Cryptography
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (62.50%) QA
4 5 (62.50%) Crossbeam
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) JSP 440
4 5 (62.50%) TippingPoint
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) vSphere
4 5 (62.50%) Network Management
4 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (62.50%) Junos

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) Junos
3 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Cryptography
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (62.50%) Network Management
4 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (50.00%) Time Management
4 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
1 5 (62.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
1 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 5 (62.50%) McAfee
2 5 (62.50%) Crossbeam
2 5 (62.50%) TippingPoint
2 5 (62.50%) Riverbed
2 5 (62.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Brocade