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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 26 May 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3PAR
Rank 251 226 237
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 15 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.74% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 7
Median daily rate £425 £340 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+23.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4412 4305 4196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.17% 46.24% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2625 2330 2104
Median daily rate £400 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.98% +8.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £506 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 252 246
Median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing 3PAR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -8 6 £413 - 2
Buckinghamshire +16 4 £430 -
West Sussex - 3 £350 -
Surrey -12 1 £525 +75.00% 3
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
3PAR
England

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 3PAR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for 3PAR.

1 21 (70.00%) SAN
1 21 (70.00%) VMware
2 20 (66.67%) EMC
3 17 (56.67%) HP
4 16 (53.33%) Windows
5 15 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (40.00%) Linux
7 11 (36.67%) Migration
8 10 (33.33%) ITIL
9 9 (30.00%) SLA
9 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
10 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
10 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
10 8 (26.67%) DNS
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
10 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 8 (26.67%) MCSE
10 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
11 7 (23.33%) Veeam
11 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
11 7 (23.33%) Unix
11 7 (23.33%) LAN
11 7 (23.33%) WAN
11 7 (23.33%) Veritas
11 7 (23.33%) Change Management
11 7 (23.33%) Finance
12 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (10.00%) IaaS
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) SAN
2 8 (26.67%) DNS
3 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 7 (23.33%) WAN
4 4 (13.33%) Firewall
5 3 (10.00%) Broadband
5 3 (10.00%) DHCP
5 3 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (10.00%) Internet
5 3 (10.00%) NAS
5 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) LAN Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) SAN Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) SAN Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Server Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) WAN Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) WAN Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Wintel Server Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 5 (16.67%) Replication
4 4 (13.33%) Clustering
4 4 (13.33%) HACMP
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (10.00%) LPAR
5 3 (10.00%) PKI
6 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (23.33%) Unix
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (13.33%) AIX
8 3 (10.00%) Solaris
8 3 (10.00%) VMS
9 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) Change Management
4 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.33%) High Availability
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Storage Virtualisation
8 2 (6.67%) DevOps
8 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Perl
3 4 (13.33%) AWK
3 4 (13.33%) sed
3 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) MCSE
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) MCP
5 3 (10.00%) MCSA
6 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (13.33%) Veritas File System
4 4 (13.33%) XenApp
5 3 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (6.67%) vSphere
7 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.33%) vCloud
7 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (16.67%) vMotion
2 4 (13.33%) SCOM
3 3 (10.00%) Nagios
3 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 3 (10.00%) SCCM
4 2 (6.67%) vRealize
5 1 (3.33%) Ansible
5 1 (3.33%) Hyperic
5 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) VMware
2 20 (66.67%) EMC
3 17 (56.67%) HP
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (23.33%) Veeam
5 7 (23.33%) Veritas
6 6 (20.00%) CommVault
7 5 (16.67%) Citrix
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (13.33%) IBM
8 4 (13.33%) NetApp
8 4 (13.33%) Symantec
9 2 (6.67%) Brocade
9 2 (6.67%) Cisco
9 2 (6.67%) Sun