The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3PAR
Rank 536 526 558
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +32
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 94 90 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.35% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 48 16
Average daily rate
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£385 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £254 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £533 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £338 £380
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25534 25780 24676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.60% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15145 14434 13654
Average daily rate £400 £382 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% -0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1095 1118 1116
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend

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

3PAR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3PAR
Daily Rate Trend

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

3PAR Daily Rate Trend in the UK

3PAR
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3PAR within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

3PAR Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

3PAR
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3PAR within the UK.

3PAR Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

3PAR
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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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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
England -16 83 £400 - 17
South East -10 34 £325 +0.77% 5
London -1 27 £400 - 8
Hampshire -7 13 £400 +29.03% 1
City of London +14 9 £413 +3.12% 3
East of England +3 8 £538 +79.25% 2
Buckinghamshire -14 8 £295 -26.25% 1
North West -28 8 £395 - 1
Milton Keynes -9 6 - - 1
Cardiff - 6 £385 -
South Wales - 6 £385 -
Berkshire - 6 £305 - 1
Wales - 6 £385 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £575 - 1
Scotland -4 5 £330 +8.55% 2
Tyne and Wear -21 4 £563 +44.04% 1
North East -23 4 £563 +44.04% 1
Lancashire - 4 £415 -
Windsor - 4 £305 -
Surrey -3 3 £400 - 1
Manchester -22 3 £394 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 3 £550 +40.84% 1
Andover - 3 £481 -
Watford - 3 - - 1
Blackpool - 3 £395 -
Erskine +11 2 £345 +13.56%
Renfrewshire +6 2 £345 +13.56%
Southampton +4 2 £360 +14.28%
Oxford - 2 £190 -
Wokingham - 2 £310 -

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 164 (81.59%) HP
2 127 (63.18%) SAN
3 117 (58.21%) Windows
4 108 (53.73%) VMware
5 79 (39.30%) Microsoft
6 74 (36.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 67 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 67 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 58 (28.86%) Cisco
9 56 (27.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (26.37%) Linux
10 53 (26.37%) ITIL
11 52 (25.87%) SQL
12 51 (25.37%) Brocade
13 47 (23.38%) Data Centre
14 46 (22.89%) EMC
15 45 (22.39%) IBM
15 45 (22.39%) Windows Server 2003
16 44 (21.89%) Citrix
16 44 (21.89%) vSphere
17 43 (21.39%) NetApp
18 42 (20.90%) MS Excel
19 41 (20.40%) DNS
19 41 (20.40%) Red Hat
19 41 (20.40%) Finance
20 39 (19.40%) Migration
21 36 (17.91%) Firewall
22 31 (15.42%) MS Exchange
22 31 (15.42%) DHCP
22 31 (15.42%) Hyper-V

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 31 (15.42%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (7.96%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.99%) IIS
6 6 (2.99%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.99%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.99%) Lync
8 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.00%) Apache
8 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (20.90%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.96%) MS Office
3 7 (3.48%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Endur
2 3 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.98%) IaaS
4 5 (2.49%) PaaS
4 5 (2.49%) Office 365
5 4 (1.99%) SaaS
5 4 (1.99%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.00%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.50%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 127 (63.18%) SAN
2 41 (20.40%) DNS
3 36 (17.91%) Firewall
4 31 (15.42%) DHCP
5 30 (14.93%) LAN
6 28 (13.93%) WAN
7 22 (10.95%) NetScaler
8 21 (10.45%) Fibre Channel
9 19 (9.45%) NAS
10 18 (8.96%) TCP/IP
11 12 (5.97%) VLAN
12 11 (5.47%) Network Security
13 9 (4.48%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (4.48%) Junos
13 9 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (3.98%) VPN
14 8 (3.98%) SNMP
14 8 (3.98%) SMTP
15 7 (3.48%) FCoE
15 7 (3.48%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (5.47%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.99%) Big Data
7 2 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 41 (20.40%) Finance
2 10 (4.98%) Banking
3 5 (2.49%) Legal
3 5 (2.49%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.49%) Marketing
4 3 (1.49%) Spanish Language
4 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.49%) Electronics
5 2 (1.00%) Front Office
5 2 (1.00%) Advertising
5 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (15.92%) Administrator
2 26 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (11.44%) Architect
4 22 (10.95%) Storage Engineer
5 21 (10.45%) Consultant
6 20 (9.95%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (7.46%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (5.47%) DBA
8 11 (5.47%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.47%) Oracle DBA
9 10 (4.98%) Network Engineer
10 9 (4.48%) Analyst
11 8 (3.98%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (3.98%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (3.98%) Storage Specialist
12 7 (3.48%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.48%) Server Administrator
12 7 (3.48%) UNIX Administrator
12 7 (3.48%) Storage Consultant
12 7 (3.48%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.98%) Web Services
2 2 (1.00%) CGI
3 1 (0.50%) JSF
3 1 (0.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 47 (23.38%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.95%) Replication
3 19 (9.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 16 (7.96%) Clustering
5 14 (6.97%) HP Storage
6 10 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.48%) EMC VNX
7 9 (4.48%) PKI
7 9 (4.48%) CLARiiON
8 8 (3.98%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.98%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (3.48%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.99%) Cryptography
11 5 (2.49%) CMDB
12 4 (1.99%) HP StoreVirtual
12 4 (1.99%) Public Cloud
13 3 (1.49%) EMC VMAX
13 3 (1.49%) EqualLogic
13 3 (1.49%) LPAR
13 3 (1.49%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 117 (58.21%) Windows
2 67 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (27.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (26.37%) Linux
5 45 (22.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (13.93%) UNIX
7 27 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (9.95%) AIX
9 10 (4.98%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.48%) Solaris
11 4 (1.99%) Debian
11 4 (1.99%) VME
12 3 (1.49%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (1.49%) HPUX
12 3 (1.49%) SUSE
12 3 (1.49%) VMS
13 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (26.37%) ITIL
2 39 (19.40%) Migration
3 24 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (11.44%) Change Management
5 16 (7.96%) Project Management
6 15 (7.46%) Data Migration
6 15 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (5.97%) Server Building
7 12 (5.97%) Incident Management
8 9 (4.48%) Load Balancing
8 9 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (4.48%) Workflow
8 9 (4.48%) Configuration Management
9 8 (3.98%) Network Load Balancing
9 8 (3.98%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (3.48%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (3.48%) Service Delivery
11 6 (2.99%) Service Management
11 6 (2.99%) Workflow Management
11 6 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (25.87%) SQL
2 21 (10.45%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.47%) VBScript
3 11 (5.47%) Shell Script
4 10 (4.98%) Perl
4 10 (4.98%) C
5 6 (2.99%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.99%) C#
6 4 (1.99%) COBOL
6 4 (1.99%) Korn
7 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.49%) sed
7 3 (1.49%) AWK
7 3 (1.49%) Java
8 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (12.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (11.94%) Security Cleared
3 22 (10.95%) SC Cleared
4 17 (8.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (8.46%) MCSE
5 13 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (4.98%) VCP4
7 8 (3.98%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.98%) CCNA
8 7 (3.48%) MCSA
8 7 (3.48%) CCNP
8 7 (3.48%) HP MASE
9 5 (2.49%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 4 (1.99%) VCP5
10 4 (1.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.99%) VCAP
11 3 (1.49%) MCP
11 3 (1.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.47%) QA
2 9 (4.48%) JSP 440
3 7 (3.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.99%) SLA
5 4 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (36.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 44 (21.89%) vSphere
4 31 (15.42%) Hyper-V
5 28 (13.93%) XenApp
6 25 (12.44%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (10.95%) VMware ESX
8 11 (5.47%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (5.47%) NFS
9 10 (4.98%) XenDesktop
10 9 (4.48%) vCloud
10 9 (4.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (3.48%) Samba
11 7 (3.48%) XenServer
12 5 (2.49%) Veritas File System
12 5 (2.49%) VMware Server
12 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 4 (1.99%) Oracle Clusterware
14 3 (1.49%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 24 (11.94%) SCCM
2 16 (7.96%) SCOM
3 11 (5.47%) Data Guard
3 11 (5.47%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (4.98%) HP Data Protector
5 8 (3.98%) vMotion
6 6 (2.99%) WhatsUp Gold
6 6 (2.99%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.49%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (2.49%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.99%) Puppet
8 4 (1.99%) ARCserve
8 4 (1.99%) BladeLogic
9 3 (1.49%) HP SIM
9 3 (1.49%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.49%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (1.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 164 (81.59%) HP
2 108 (53.73%) VMware
3 79 (39.30%) Microsoft
4 58 (28.86%) Cisco
5 51 (25.37%) Brocade
6 46 (22.89%) EMC
7 45 (22.39%) IBM
8 44 (21.89%) Citrix
9 43 (21.39%) NetApp
10 41 (20.40%) Red Hat
11 26 (12.94%) Oracle
12 25 (12.44%) Dell
13 22 (10.95%) Symantec
14 18 (8.96%) CheckPoint
15 17 (8.46%) F5
16 14 (6.97%) Juniper
17 12 (5.97%) CommVault
17 12 (5.97%) Veeam
18 11 (5.47%) Veritas
19 10 (4.98%) TippingPoint
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