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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3PAR
Rank 571 508 548
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +40
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 72 102 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.42% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 62 37
Median daily rate £425 £369 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £324 £323
% change year-on-year
+23.43% +0.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
23948 24289 23781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 44.81% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14824 14140 13473
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 788 1108 1060
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

3PAR
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing 3PAR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
England -45 62 £430 +9.20% 9
London -17 21 £500 +11.11% 2
South East -34 17 £430 +26.47% 4
Scotland -7 10 £300 +13.58%
City of London +28 9 £525 +16.66% 1
Tyne and Wear -39 9 £323 -14.37%
North East -41 9 £323 -14.37%
Newcastle upon Tyne -46 9 £323 -14.37%
Berkshire -5 8 £425 +6.25% 2
Renfrewshire -33 7 £300 +13.58%
Erskine -34 7 £300 +13.58%
West Midlands - 6 £200 - 1
Buckinghamshire +16 4 £430 -
Milton Keynes +5 4 £430 -
East of England -2 4 £270 -1.81% 1
North West -14 4 £452 +84.31%
Cheshire - 4 £452 -
Hertfordshire +8 3 £270 -16.68% 1
West Sussex - 3 £350 -
Shropshire - 3 - -
Watford +10 2 £258 -
Windsor +7 2 £400 +31.14%
Chester - 2 £500 -
Warrington - 2 £438 -
Walsall - 2 £200 -
Cambridgeshire +9 1 - -
Slough +3 1 £425 +3.03%
Cambridge 0 1 - -
Surrey -21 1 £525 +75.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 with a requirement for 3PAR.

1 93 (66.43%) HP
2 92 (65.71%) SAN
3 84 (60.00%) VMware
4 64 (45.71%) Linux
5 59 (42.14%) Windows
6 55 (39.29%) EMC
7 52 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (25.71%) Active Directory
9 35 (25.00%) Cisco
9 35 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 34 (24.29%) Unix
11 32 (22.86%) Finance
11 32 (22.86%) Data Centre
12 30 (21.43%) ITIL
13 29 (20.71%) Microsoft
14 28 (20.00%) Security Cleared
14 28 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (19.29%) Brocade
16 26 (18.57%) Citrix
16 26 (18.57%) SQL Server
17 24 (17.14%) DNS
17 24 (17.14%) Migration
17 24 (17.14%) Windows Server
18 23 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
18 23 (16.43%) NetApp
19 22 (15.71%) SQL
19 22 (15.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 21 (15.00%) SharePoint
21 19 (13.57%) SLA
22 18 (12.86%) SC Cleared

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills 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 21 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.71%) IIS
4 6 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.57%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.43%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.43%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.43%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) MS Office
3 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.14%) Office 365
2 8 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.29%) IaaS
3 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.43%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 92 (65.71%) SAN
2 24 (17.14%) DNS
3 16 (11.43%) DHCP
4 15 (10.71%) NAS
5 14 (10.00%) LAN
6 13 (9.29%) Firewall
7 12 (8.57%) NetScaler
8 11 (7.86%) WAN
9 10 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (5.71%) LDAP
11 7 (5.00%) Network Security
12 6 (4.29%) Internet
13 5 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (2.86%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.86%) SMTP
14 4 (2.86%) SSH
15 3 (2.14%) Broadband
15 3 (2.14%) TCP/IP
15 3 (2.14%) VoIP
16 2 (1.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.43%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Ant
1 2 (1.43%) GCC
1 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 32 (22.86%) Finance
2 13 (9.29%) Banking
3 3 (2.14%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Advertising
4 2 (1.43%) Legal
4 2 (1.43%) Military
5 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (20.71%) Administrator
2 20 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (13.57%) Storage Engineer
4 16 (11.43%) Architect
5 15 (10.71%) Consultant
6 12 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
8 9 (6.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.43%) Server Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Analyst
10 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (5.00%) Storage Architect
10 7 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (4.29%) Data Centre Architect
11 6 (4.29%) Designer
11 6 (4.29%) Infrastructure Designer
11 6 (4.29%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.00%) JRuby
2 5 (3.57%) Web Services
3 2 (1.43%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.43%) J2EE
3 2 (1.43%) JSP
3 2 (1.43%) Middleware
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.71%) .NET
4 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.71%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.43%) HP Storage
2 16 (11.43%) Replication
3 15 (10.71%) EMC VNX
4 12 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 11 (7.86%) Clustering
5 11 (7.86%) EMC VMAX
6 10 (7.14%) PKI
7 8 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (5.71%) Hedge funds
8 7 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (5.00%) HP StoreVirtual
9 6 (4.29%) Celerra
9 6 (4.29%) CLARiiON
10 4 (2.86%) Blackberry
10 4 (2.86%) HACMP
11 3 (2.14%) LPAR
11 3 (2.14%) Symmetrix
11 3 (2.14%) Symmetrix DMX
12 2 (1.43%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 64 (45.71%) Linux
2 59 (42.14%) Windows
3 34 (24.29%) Unix
4 28 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (17.14%) Windows Server
6 23 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (15.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (10.00%) Solaris
9 7 (5.00%) AIX
9 7 (5.00%) VyOS
9 7 (5.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.14%) HPUX
10 3 (2.14%) VMS
10 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.43%) CentOS
11 2 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.43%) ITIL
2 24 (17.14%) Migration
3 14 (10.00%) High Availability
4 13 (9.29%) Configuration Management
5 9 (6.43%) Change Management
5 9 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (6.43%) ITIL V3
5 9 (6.43%) Performance Management
5 9 (6.43%) Project Management
6 7 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 7 (5.00%) Data Migration
6 7 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 7 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (3.57%) DevOps
7 5 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 5 (3.57%) Open Source
7 5 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (2.86%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.71%) SQL
2 12 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.14%) Ruby
4 7 (5.00%) Perl
4 7 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.86%) AWK
5 4 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.86%) Java
5 4 (2.86%) sed
6 2 (1.43%) PHP
7 1 (0.71%) Python
7 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.86%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.57%) MCSE
3 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.29%) RHCE
6 5 (3.57%) MCP
6 5 (3.57%) MCSA
7 4 (2.86%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.86%) RHCA
8 2 (1.43%) CCNA
8 2 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.43%) HP ASE
8 2 (1.43%) HPE ATP
9 1 (0.71%) MCITP
9 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.57%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 52 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (25.71%) Active Directory
3 14 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (8.57%) vSphere
5 11 (7.86%) NFS
6 10 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 8 (5.71%) XenApp
8 5 (3.57%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.57%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (2.86%) Veritas File System
10 3 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (2.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (1.43%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.43%) Firmware
12 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.71%) Samba
12 1 (0.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (12.86%) Puppet
2 16 (11.43%) SCCM
3 14 (10.00%) SCOM
4 11 (7.86%) HP Data Protector
5 9 (6.43%) EMC NetWorker
5 9 (6.43%) NetBackup
6 8 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (5.71%) vRealize
7 6 (4.29%) Nagios
8 5 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (3.57%) vMotion
8 5 (3.57%) WSUS
9 4 (2.86%) CA Spectrum
9 4 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (2.86%) SCVMM
9 4 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (2.14%) AppManager
10 3 (2.14%) OpenView
10 3 (2.14%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.43%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 93 (66.43%) HP
2 84 (60.00%) VMware
3 55 (39.29%) EMC
4 35 (25.00%) Cisco
4 35 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 29 (20.71%) Microsoft
6 27 (19.29%) Brocade
7 26 (18.57%) Citrix
8 23 (16.43%) NetApp
9 17 (12.14%) Oracle
10 15 (10.71%) Symantec
11 13 (9.29%) Veeam
11 13 (9.29%) Veritas
12 9 (6.43%) IBM
12 9 (6.43%) Sun
13 7 (5.00%) CommVault
13 7 (5.00%) Vyatta
14 6 (4.29%) AppSense
15 5 (3.57%) SolarWinds
16 4 (2.86%) Lumension
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