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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3PAR
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 121 134
Rank change year-on-year +30 +13  
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Median daily rate £319 £550 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.04% +23.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £410 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £408 £375
% change year-on-year +3.06% +8.66%  
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 908 1303 1424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 50.14% 52.95% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 669 706
Median daily rate £400 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -0.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 47 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -2.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3PAR in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 27 March 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
Reading +20 1 £600 +9.09% 1
Newbury - 1 £320 -
3PAR
South East

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (90.91%) HP
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
4 5 (45.45%) EMC
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 4 (36.36%) BGP
5 4 (36.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (36.36%) EMC VNX
5 4 (36.36%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (36.36%) vCloud
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) vRealize
6 3 (27.27%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (27.27%) Change Management
6 3 (27.27%) SUSE
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
6 3 (27.27%) Solaris
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Unix

3PAR
Top Related 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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) BGP
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (36.36%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Deployment Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Support
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Support
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (36.36%) EMC VNX
3 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) SUSE
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 4 (36.36%) vCloud
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) vRealize
2 3 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (9.09%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) HP
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) EMC
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Veritas
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) NetApp