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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3PAR
Rank 231 221 233
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 15 42 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.93% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 5
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £465 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
3PAR
England

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
4108 4530 4011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.98% 47.47% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2368 2359 1964
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 216 235
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £11.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £338 -
Berkshire +7 3 £550 +29.41% 3
West Sussex - 3 £300 -
Surrey -7 2 - - 1
Hampshire -21 2 £575 +43.75%
3PAR
England

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 28 (77.78%) VMware
2 26 (72.22%) Windows
3 25 (69.44%) HP
4 21 (58.33%) SAN
4 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 15 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 14 (38.89%) Migration
7 12 (33.33%) Replication
7 12 (33.33%) EMC
7 12 (33.33%) Linux
7 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 11 (30.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
9 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
10 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Cloud
11 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
11 8 (22.22%) Unix
11 8 (22.22%) IBM
11 8 (22.22%) Change Management
11 8 (22.22%) Firewall
12 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (19.44%) ITIL
12 7 (19.44%) Oracle
12 7 (19.44%) AIX
12 7 (19.44%) VMware ESX

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) SAN
2 8 (22.22%) Firewall
3 6 (16.67%) LAN
4 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.89%) WAN
5 3 (8.33%) Broadband
5 3 (8.33%) DNS
6 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.56%) NAS
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.78%) DHCP
7 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) HP Storage Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Migration Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Storage Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Support
5 2 (5.56%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Replication
2 11 (30.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (11.11%) Clustering
5 4 (11.11%) HACMP
5 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 3 (8.33%) EqualLogic
6 3 (8.33%) LPAR
7 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.78%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.78%) HP Storage
7 1 (2.78%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.22%) Unix
4 7 (19.44%) AIX
5 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.89%) Solaris
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.33%) VMS
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Migration
2 8 (22.22%) Change Management
3 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.11%) High Availability
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.56%) Database Tuning
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.56%) Security Hardening
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.78%) Security Patching
8 1 (2.78%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) AWK
1 4 (11.11%) Perl
1 4 (11.11%) sed
1 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.33%) MCSE
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (19.44%) VMware ESX
4 6 (16.67%) vSphere
5 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (11.11%) Veritas File System
7 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (8.33%) vCloud
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (11.11%) vMotion
3 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.56%) vRealize
4 1 (2.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) VMware
2 25 (69.44%) HP
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 12 (33.33%) EMC
5 8 (22.22%) IBM
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 6 (16.67%) Veritas
8 5 (13.89%) NetApp
8 5 (13.89%) Symantec
8 5 (13.89%) Veeam
9 4 (11.11%) Brocade
10 3 (8.33%) Cisco
11 2 (5.56%) CommVault
11 2 (5.56%) Sun
12 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.78%) Splunk
12 1 (2.78%) Zerto