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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3PAR
Rank 511 519 526
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 97 50 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.097% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.21% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 31 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.88 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 - -

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
25061 23943 23772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.31% 46.33% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14926 13599 12338
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1175 1125 1406
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 December 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 December 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 +15 87 £400 - 7
South East -20 30 £400 +29.03%
London +26 22 £388 -16.21% 3
Hampshire -6 15 £406 +31.04%
East of England - 14 £350 - 2
City of London +19 9 £388 -3.12% 1
Havant - 8 £413 -
Essex - 7 £288 -
Berkshire +8 6 £400 -
South West -35 5 £500 +28.20% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 - -
Brentwood - 4 £288 -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £550 - 2
Reading +20 2 £400 -
Surrey -8 2 £255 -36.25%
North West -9 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £400 -
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 156 (80.00%) HP
2 118 (60.51%) VMware
3 116 (59.49%) Windows
4 108 (55.38%) SAN
5 76 (38.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 73 (37.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 71 (36.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 67 (34.36%) Active Directory
9 62 (31.79%) Cisco
10 61 (31.28%) Firewall
11 58 (29.74%) ITIL
12 57 (29.23%) vSphere
13 54 (27.69%) Security Cleared
14 53 (27.18%) Microsoft
15 50 (25.64%) LAN
16 42 (21.54%) WAN
16 42 (21.54%) Citrix
16 42 (21.54%) Brocade
17 41 (21.03%) EMC
18 40 (20.51%) SC Cleared
19 38 (19.49%) Linux
20 35 (17.95%) MS Excel
20 35 (17.95%) MS Exchange
20 35 (17.95%) DNS
21 32 (16.41%) NetApp
22 31 (15.90%) Juniper
22 31 (15.90%) Finance
23 30 (15.38%) Symantec
23 30 (15.38%) IBM
23 30 (15.38%) Hyper-V

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 35 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 23 (11.79%) SharePoint
3 21 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.59%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (3.59%) Lync
6 3 (1.54%) IIS
6 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.03%) CICS
8 1 (0.51%) Apache
8 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.05%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 108 (55.38%) SAN
2 61 (31.28%) Firewall
3 50 (25.64%) LAN
4 42 (21.54%) WAN
5 35 (17.95%) DNS
6 25 (12.82%) DHCP
7 23 (11.79%) Network Security
8 22 (11.28%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (10.77%) Cisco IOS
10 18 (9.23%) SSL
11 16 (8.21%) TCP/IP
11 16 (8.21%) VPN
11 16 (8.21%) MPLS
12 15 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (7.18%) Junos
14 13 (6.67%) VLAN
15 11 (5.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 10 (5.13%) VoIP
16 10 (5.13%) OSPF
17 9 (4.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.03%) dBASE
4 1 (0.51%) OLTP
4 1 (0.51%) Big Data
General
1 31 (15.90%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.62%) Banking
4 2 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.51%) International Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Retail
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (18.46%) Administrator
2 29 (14.87%) Consultant
3 28 (14.36%) Storage Administrator
3 28 (14.36%) Network Engineer
4 25 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (9.23%) Storage Engineer
6 13 (6.67%) Analyst
6 13 (6.67%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 12 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (6.15%) Architect
7 12 (6.15%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.62%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (4.62%) Server Administrator
9 7 (3.59%) Storage Analyst
10 6 (3.08%) Windows Administrator
10 6 (3.08%) Storage Consultant
10 6 (3.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.56%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (0.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (14.87%) Clustering
3 28 (14.36%) Replication
4 13 (6.67%) Cryptography
5 8 (4.10%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.59%) EMC Centera
7 6 (3.08%) PKI
8 5 (2.56%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.56%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.56%) CLARiiON
8 5 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.54%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.03%) CMDB
10 2 (1.03%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.03%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.51%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 116 (59.49%) Windows
2 76 (38.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (37.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (19.49%) Linux
5 28 (14.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.13%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.59%) UNIX
8 7 (3.59%) AIX
8 7 (3.59%) Solaris
9 5 (2.56%) VMS
9 5 (2.56%) CentOS
10 2 (1.03%) Debian
11 1 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (29.74%) ITIL
2 28 (14.36%) Service Management
3 25 (12.82%) Network Management
3 25 (12.82%) Incident Management
4 22 (11.28%) Migration
5 21 (10.77%) Service Delivery
6 17 (8.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (8.72%) Time Management
7 15 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (7.18%) Capacity Management
9 11 (5.64%) Network Design
10 10 (5.13%) Load Balancing
11 9 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (4.10%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.10%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (4.10%) Business Continuity
13 7 (3.59%) Change Management
13 7 (3.59%) Project Management
13 7 (3.59%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (3.08%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.31%) SQL
2 6 (3.08%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.56%) Korn
4 4 (2.05%) C
5 3 (1.54%) VBScript
6 2 (1.03%) Perl
7 1 (0.51%) Java
7 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (27.69%) Security Cleared
2 40 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 20 (10.26%) DV Cleared
4 15 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (6.67%) CCNA
6 11 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (5.13%) MCSE
8 8 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.10%) CCNP
9 4 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.03%) HP MASE
10 2 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.03%) RHCSA
10 2 (1.03%) Degree
10 2 (1.03%) HNC
11 1 (0.51%) CCIE
11 1 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.51%) MCITP
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.28%) SLA
2 18 (9.23%) QA
3 15 (7.69%) JSP 440
4 5 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (36.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (34.36%) Active Directory
3 57 (29.23%) vSphere
4 30 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 24 (12.31%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (10.77%) XenApp
7 18 (9.23%) XenDesktop
8 10 (5.13%) VMware Server
9 6 (3.08%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (3.08%) VMware ESX
10 5 (2.56%) XenServer
11 3 (1.54%) NFS
11 3 (1.54%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.03%) vCloud
12 2 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.51%) Samba
13 1 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 25 (12.82%) NetBackup
2 15 (7.69%) HP SIM
3 14 (7.18%) WhatsUp Gold
3 14 (7.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 11 (5.64%) HP Data Protector
6 7 (3.59%) ARCserve
7 6 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (3.08%) Tivoli
7 6 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (1.54%) SCOM
10 2 (1.03%) Nagios
11 1 (0.51%) AppManager
11 1 (0.51%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.51%) SCCM
11 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 156 (80.00%) HP
2 118 (60.51%) VMware
3 62 (31.79%) Cisco
4 53 (27.18%) Microsoft
5 42 (21.54%) Citrix
5 42 (21.54%) Brocade
6 41 (21.03%) EMC
7 32 (16.41%) NetApp
8 31 (15.90%) Juniper
9 30 (15.38%) Symantec
9 30 (15.38%) IBM
10 21 (10.77%) F5
10 21 (10.77%) CheckPoint
11 17 (8.72%) Oracle
12 15 (7.69%) Red Hat
12 15 (7.69%) TippingPoint
13 14 (7.18%) McAfee
14 10 (5.13%) Veeam
14 10 (5.13%) CA
15 8 (4.10%) Altiris
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