The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3PAR
Rank 223 229 231
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 31 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 5
Average daily rate
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£340 £360 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £460 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £323 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.48% -16.77%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4322 4234 4096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.32% 47.29% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2327 2139 2035
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 251 323
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

3PAR Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3PAR
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

3PAR Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3PAR
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3PAR across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

3PAR Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

3PAR
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Hampshire 0 10 £364 +21.25%
Berkshire - 10 £413 -
Surrey +9 7 £300 -16.66% 4
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 1
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England

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 56 (76.71%) SAN
2 50 (68.49%) HP
3 41 (56.16%) VMware
4 39 (53.42%) Windows
5 36 (49.32%) Migration
6 33 (45.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (35.62%) NetApp
8 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
9 23 (31.51%) Brocade
9 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (24.66%) Linux
10 18 (24.66%) SQL
11 17 (23.29%) Active Directory
12 16 (21.92%) SCCM
12 16 (21.92%) Clustering
13 15 (20.55%) Cisco
13 15 (20.55%) IBM
13 15 (20.55%) Data Migration
14 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
14 13 (17.81%) vSphere
14 13 (17.81%) Citrix
15 12 (16.44%) Firewall
15 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
16 11 (15.07%) NAS
16 11 (15.07%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (15.07%) SCOM
16 11 (15.07%) EMC
17 10 (13.70%) SQL Server

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (12.33%) MS Exchange
1 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.85%) Lync
4 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.11%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.74%) IIS
7 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 56 (76.71%) SAN
2 12 (16.44%) Firewall
3 11 (15.07%) NAS
3 11 (15.07%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (9.59%) DNS
5 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.85%) DHCP
5 5 (6.85%) FCoE
6 4 (5.48%) NetScaler
6 4 (5.48%) VPN
6 4 (5.48%) LAN
6 4 (5.48%) WAN
7 3 (4.11%) SMTP
7 3 (4.11%) SNMP
7 3 (4.11%) VLAN
7 3 (4.11%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (15.07%) Storage Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Consultant
3 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Server Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (4.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Clustering
2 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (8.22%) Replication
3 5 (6.85%) EMC Centera
4 4 (5.48%) Symmetrix DMX
4 4 (5.48%) CLARiiON
4 4 (5.48%) Symmetrix
4 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (53.42%) Windows
2 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (24.66%) Linux
5 8 (10.96%) Solaris
6 7 (9.59%) HPUX
7 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (6.85%) UNIX
9 4 (5.48%) Windows NT
9 4 (5.48%) AIX
9 4 (5.48%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (49.32%) Migration
2 15 (20.55%) Data Migration
3 8 (10.96%) Change Control
4 7 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (8.22%) Performance Testing
5 6 (8.22%) Capacity Management
5 6 (8.22%) ITIL
6 5 (6.85%) Project Management
7 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.48%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (5.48%) Business Development
7 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.74%) Change Management
9 2 (2.74%) Workflow
10 1 (1.37%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.37%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) SQL
2 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.48%) VBScript
4 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.33%) DV Cleared
3 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.22%) MCSE
4 4 (5.48%) VCP4
4 4 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) CCA
5 2 (2.74%) MCSA
6 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 33 (45.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (23.29%) Active Directory
3 13 (17.81%) vSphere
4 7 (9.59%) XenApp
4 7 (9.59%) XenDesktop
5 6 (8.22%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.85%) XenServer
7 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
8 3 (4.11%) Samba
8 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.74%) vCloud
10 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.37%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) SCCM
2 11 (15.07%) SCOM
3 6 (8.22%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (6.85%) vMotion
5 4 (5.48%) OpenView
6 3 (4.11%) ARCserve
6 3 (4.11%) SCSM
6 3 (4.11%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 50 (68.49%) HP
2 41 (56.16%) VMware
3 26 (35.62%) NetApp
4 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
5 23 (31.51%) Brocade
6 15 (20.55%) Cisco
6 15 (20.55%) IBM
7 13 (17.81%) Citrix
8 11 (15.07%) EMC
9 7 (9.59%) Symantec
10 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
10 6 (8.22%) Dell
11 5 (6.85%) Veeam
12 4 (5.48%) ProCurve
12 4 (5.48%) Zerto
12 4 (5.48%) Neverfail
12 4 (5.48%) Varonis
13 3 (4.11%) CA
13 3 (4.11%) Altiris
13 3 (4.11%) SolarWinds