The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of 3PAR products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 3PAR over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 HPE 3PAR.

3PAR
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 118 106
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12  
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 1 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.055% 0.25% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.50% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 8
Median daily rate £335 £438 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.42% +23.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £340 £324
% change year-on-year +24.26% +4.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

3PAR is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 887 1193 1250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.36% 50.49% 50.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 628 594
Median daily rate £438 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 70 55
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.60 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

3PAR
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing 3PAR as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for 3PAR in Berkshire

3PAR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3PAR in Berkshire

3PAR
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Newbury - 1 £335 -
3PAR
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for 3PAR.

1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (57.14%) SUSE
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) vCloud
4 3 (42.86%) vRealize
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) EMC VNX
5 2 (28.57%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell

3PAR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
4 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Support
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AIX Support
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Support
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) EMC VMAX
1 2 (28.57%) EMC VNX
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) SUSE
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) API Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) vCloud
3 2 (28.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Docker
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (42.86%) vRealize
2 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) CFEngine
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 1 (14.29%) Unicenter
3 1 (14.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) CA
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
5 1 (14.29%) Lotus
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Nimsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (14.29%) SunGard
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas