The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 30 April 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 79 90
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11  
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.19% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.66% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £363 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £394
% change year-on-year +6.70% +4.12%  
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 Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 478 457 576
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 45.27% 43.03% 44.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 242 243
Median daily rate £400 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +19.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 28
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.20 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -39.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.96 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.54 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

3PAR
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

3PAR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3PAR in Buckinghamshire

3PAR
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Milton Keynes -3 2 £363 -15.69%
3PAR
South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for 3PAR.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Genesys
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) EdgeSight
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014

3PAR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) EdgeSight
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Genesys
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec