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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3PAR
Rank 515 546 572
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +26
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 98 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.073% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 14 24
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£350 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £355 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.11% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £32.50
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
26399 24249 26884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.88% 46.64% 46.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14976 13582 13652
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1091 1356
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
England +29 97 £375 -14.28% 21
South East +26 36 £315 - 3
London -4 21 £400 -13.51% 9
Hampshire - 20 £301 -
East of England -25 11 £350 -17.64% 6
South West -26 9 £500 +100.00%
Wiltshire - 9 £500 -
Cambridgeshire +4 8 £325 - 3
Milton Keynes +1 8 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire -5 8 £400 - 1
City of London +26 7 £400 -15.78% 4
Cambridge - 6 £350 - 1
Manchester - 5 - -
North West - 5 - - 1
West Midlands - 5 £475 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
Surrey - 3 - - 2
Hertfordshire -24 2 £460 +8.23% 3
Bradford - 2 £450 -
Scotland - 1 £304 -
East Midlands - - - -
Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Andover - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bournemouth - - - -
Dorset - - - -

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 140 (85.89%) HP
2 105 (64.42%) Windows
3 102 (62.58%) SAN
4 88 (53.99%) VMware
5 77 (47.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (41.10%) Cisco
7 56 (34.36%) Active Directory
8 55 (33.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 52 (31.90%) vSphere
10 50 (30.67%) Firewall
10 50 (30.67%) Microsoft
11 46 (28.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (26.38%) ITIL
13 38 (23.31%) Security Cleared
13 38 (23.31%) Brocade
14 37 (22.70%) LAN
14 37 (22.70%) EMC
14 37 (22.70%) Symantec
15 34 (20.86%) MS Exchange
16 32 (19.63%) Citrix
16 32 (19.63%) WAN
16 32 (19.63%) NetBackup
17 30 (18.40%) Hyper-V
18 29 (17.79%) NetApp
19 28 (17.18%) IBM
19 28 (17.18%) DNS
20 26 (15.95%) Finance
21 25 (15.34%) MS Excel
21 25 (15.34%) SC Cleared
22 24 (14.72%) Service Management

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 34 (20.86%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (12.88%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.68%) IIS
5 6 (3.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.07%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.23%) Lync
8 2 (1.23%) CICS
8 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (15.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) MS Project
3 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.23%) SaaS
2 2 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (62.58%) SAN
2 50 (30.67%) Firewall
3 37 (22.70%) LAN
4 32 (19.63%) WAN
5 28 (17.18%) DNS
6 22 (13.50%) DHCP
7 19 (11.66%) Network Security
7 19 (11.66%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (11.04%) VPN
9 16 (9.82%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (8.59%) MPLS
11 13 (7.98%) SSL
12 12 (7.36%) TCP/IP
12 12 (7.36%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (6.75%) VoIP
14 10 (6.13%) VLAN
15 9 (5.52%) OSPF
16 8 (4.91%) Junos
17 7 (4.29%) Wireless
17 7 (4.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) ProC
General
1 26 (15.95%) Finance
2 18 (11.04%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.68%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Local Government
5 1 (0.61%) International Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (17.79%) Administrator
1 29 (17.79%) Storage Administrator
2 25 (15.34%) Consultant
3 22 (13.50%) Architect
4 20 (12.27%) Analyst
5 19 (11.66%) Network Engineer
6 15 (9.20%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 11 (6.75%) Storage Engineer
8 11 (6.75%) Storage Systems Administrator
9 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (6.13%) Storage Consultant
10 9 (5.52%) Server Administrator
11 8 (4.91%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (4.91%) Storage Architect
12 5 (3.07%) HP Storage Administrator
12 5 (3.07%) SAN Administrator
12 5 (3.07%) Windows Administrator
12 5 (3.07%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.45%) Web Services
2 2 (1.23%) .NET
2 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.04%) Replication
1 18 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.20%) Clustering
3 11 (6.75%) CLARiiON
4 9 (5.52%) EMC Centera
5 7 (4.29%) Cryptography
6 6 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.07%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.07%) EqualLogic
7 5 (3.07%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (3.07%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.07%) Celerra
8 3 (1.84%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.23%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.23%) Symmetrix DMX
10 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.61%) IBM XIV
10 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 105 (64.42%) Windows
2 77 (47.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (33.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (14.11%) Linux
5 20 (12.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (11.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (5.52%) Windows 7
7 9 (5.52%) UNIX
8 7 (4.29%) AIX
9 6 (3.68%) Solaris
10 2 (1.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.38%) ITIL
2 24 (14.72%) Service Management
3 17 (10.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (10.43%) Network Management
4 16 (9.82%) Service Delivery
5 15 (9.20%) Incident Management
6 12 (7.36%) Time Management
6 12 (7.36%) Capacity Management
7 11 (6.75%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (6.13%) Migration
9 9 (5.52%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (4.91%) Load Balancing
11 7 (4.29%) Network Design
11 7 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (3.68%) Data Protection
12 6 (3.68%) Asset Management
13 5 (3.07%) Information Security
13 5 (3.07%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (3.07%) Quality Management
13 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.98%) SQL
1 13 (7.98%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.68%) Perl
3 3 (1.84%) Korn
3 3 (1.84%) VBScript
4 2 (1.23%) VB
4 2 (1.23%) C
5 1 (0.61%) Python
5 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (23.31%) Security Cleared
2 25 (15.34%) SC Cleared
3 20 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (10.43%) CCNA
4 17 (10.43%) DV Cleared
5 9 (5.52%) CCNP
6 7 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.29%) MCSE
6 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.68%) VCP4
7 6 (3.68%) VCP5
8 5 (3.07%) CCA
8 5 (3.07%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.23%) HP MASE
9 2 (1.23%) MCITP
10 1 (0.61%) Degree
10 1 (0.61%) CCIE
10 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.61%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.43%) SLA
2 13 (7.98%) QA
3 8 (4.91%) JSP 440
4 5 (3.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (34.36%) Active Directory
2 52 (31.90%) vSphere
3 46 (28.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (18.40%) Hyper-V
5 19 (11.66%) XenApp
6 17 (10.43%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (6.13%) VMware Server
8 9 (5.52%) Forefront TMG
8 9 (5.52%) XenDesktop
9 6 (3.68%) XenServer
9 6 (3.68%) ISA Server
10 5 (3.07%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.23%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.23%) SRDF
11 2 (1.23%) Brightmail
12 1 (0.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (19.63%) NetBackup
2 12 (7.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (6.75%) HP SIM
3 11 (6.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (5.52%) HP Data Protector
4 9 (5.52%) SCOM
5 8 (4.91%) SCCM
6 7 (4.29%) WhatsUp Gold
6 7 (4.29%) Backup Exec
7 5 (3.07%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (3.07%) ARCserve
7 5 (3.07%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.45%) SCSM
9 3 (1.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (1.84%) AppManager
9 3 (1.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.23%) EMC TimeFinder
10 2 (1.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 140 (85.89%) HP
2 88 (53.99%) VMware
3 67 (41.10%) Cisco
4 50 (30.67%) Microsoft
5 38 (23.31%) Brocade
6 37 (22.70%) Symantec
6 37 (22.70%) EMC
7 32 (19.63%) Citrix
8 29 (17.79%) NetApp
9 28 (17.18%) IBM
10 20 (12.27%) Oracle
11 19 (11.66%) Juniper
12 13 (7.98%) F5
12 13 (7.98%) CheckPoint
13 11 (6.75%) Dell
14 8 (4.91%) Hitachi
14 8 (4.91%) TippingPoint
15 7 (4.29%) SolarWinds
15 7 (4.29%) Avaya
15 7 (4.29%) McAfee
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