Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 18 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 714 726 721
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5 -37
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 117 147 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 103 91
England median daily rate £411 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £300 £303 £293
90th Percentile £515 £568 £538
UK median daily rate £411 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.81% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
England median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK median hourly rate - - £35.00

3PAR is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40199 44295 45544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.13% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25195 27380 27387
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1568 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%

3PAR
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing 3PAR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for 3PAR in England

3PAR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3PAR in England

3PAR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3PAR in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 3PAR in England

3PAR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3PAR in England

3PAR
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -26 48 £450 - 4
South East +10 24 £378 -5.63% 6
Midlands +39 17 £375 - 1
East of England -15 17 £365 -15.61%
East Midlands - 10 £375 - 1
North of England +42 8 £438 +36.72%
West Midlands +39 7 £338 -
North West +30 6 £444 +43.15%
South West +12 3 £425 +32.81%
North East +44 2 £430 +34.38%
3PAR
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 England region with a requirement for 3PAR.

1 88 (75.21%) SAN
2 85 (72.65%) HP
3 76 (64.96%) Windows
4 71 (60.68%) VMware
5 53 (45.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (38.46%) Cisco
7 44 (37.61%) Microsoft
7 44 (37.61%) EMC
8 42 (35.90%) Hyper-V
9 39 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 38 (32.48%) Windows Server
11 37 (31.62%) Active Directory
12 33 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
13 32 (27.35%) SQL Server
14 31 (26.50%) PowerShell
15 30 (25.64%) NetApp
16 28 (23.93%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (23.08%) Linux
18 26 (22.22%) SQL
18 26 (22.22%) Citrix
18 26 (22.22%) NAS
19 25 (21.37%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (21.37%) MCSE
20 24 (20.51%) Replication
21 23 (19.66%) Migration
21 23 (19.66%) SharePoint
21 23 (19.66%) Unix
22 21 (17.95%) Brocade
23 20 (17.09%) Microsoft Azure
24 19 (16.24%) High Availability

3PAR
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 23 (19.66%) SharePoint
2 17 (14.53%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.56%) Documentum
7 3 (2.56%) IIS
8 2 (1.71%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.27%) Office 365
4 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.85%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 88 (75.21%) SAN
2 26 (22.22%) NAS
3 12 (10.26%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (9.40%) iSCSI
5 10 (8.55%) DNS
6 9 (7.69%) Firewall
7 8 (6.84%) DHCP
7 8 (6.84%) VSAN
8 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.98%) VoIP
9 6 (5.13%) NetScaler
10 5 (4.27%) DMZ
10 5 (4.27%) Internet
10 5 (4.27%) Wireless
11 3 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (2.56%) VPN
12 2 (1.71%) BGP
12 2 (1.71%) FCoE
12 2 (1.71%) FTP
12 2 (1.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.85%) MySQL
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.85%) MSI
General
1 14 (11.97%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.56%) Electronics
5 2 (1.71%) Legal
5 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.85%) Front Office
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Local Government
6 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (16.24%) Architect
2 17 (14.53%) Storage Engineer
3 16 (13.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.26%) Administrator
4 12 (10.26%) Technical Architect
4 12 (10.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 11 (9.40%) Analyst
6 9 (7.69%) Consultant
7 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (4.27%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Storage Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Storage Specialist
7 5 (4.27%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.42%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Data Centre Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) X-Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Web Services
3 1 (0.85%) COM+
3 1 (0.85%) Flash
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 24 (20.51%) Replication
3 19 (16.24%) EMC VNX
4 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (11.97%) Clustering
6 12 (10.26%) EMC VMAX
7 11 (9.40%) Computer Science
8 10 (8.55%) Management Information System
9 8 (6.84%) HP Storage
10 4 (3.42%) EMC Centera
10 4 (3.42%) EMC VNXe
10 4 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (2.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 2 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (1.71%) PKI
12 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (64.96%) Windows
2 38 (32.48%) Windows Server
3 28 (23.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (23.08%) Linux
5 23 (19.66%) Unix
6 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (9.40%) Solaris
10 8 (6.84%) AIX
11 6 (5.13%) VMS
12 5 (4.27%) CentOS
13 4 (3.42%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (3.42%) HPUX
13 4 (3.42%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.71%) SUSE
14 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.66%) Migration
2 19 (16.24%) High Availability
3 14 (11.97%) Project Management
4 10 (8.55%) Data Security
4 10 (8.55%) ITIL
4 10 (8.55%) Load Balancing
4 10 (8.55%) Virtual Environments
4 10 (8.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 9 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 9 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 9 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 9 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 8 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (5.98%) Data Management
7 7 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.98%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.98%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.98%) Server Virtualisation
7 7 (5.98%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.50%) PowerShell
2 26 (22.22%) SQL
3 8 (6.84%) VBScript
4 5 (4.27%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.42%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.56%) Python
7 2 (1.71%) Ruby
8 1 (0.85%) Perl
8 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (21.37%) MCSE
1 25 (21.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (14.53%) Security Cleared
3 16 (13.68%) Degree
4 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
5 12 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (8.55%) CCNA
6 10 (8.55%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (8.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (6.84%) MCSA
8 5 (4.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.56%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.56%) VCAP
10 2 (1.71%) CCA
10 2 (1.71%) CCNP
10 2 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.71%) RHCE
10 2 (1.71%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.85%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) SLA
2 7 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.42%) PMO
4 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.71%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 53 (45.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (35.90%) Hyper-V
3 37 (31.62%) Active Directory
4 33 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (16.24%) vSphere
6 10 (8.55%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (6.84%) NFS
8 7 (5.98%) Terminal Services
9 6 (5.13%) SRDF
9 6 (5.13%) XenApp
9 6 (5.13%) XenDesktop
10 5 (4.27%) DFS Replication
10 5 (4.27%) Firmware
11 4 (3.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (3.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (2.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (2.56%) vCloud
12 3 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (2.56%) VMware NSX
13 2 (1.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (12.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 11 (9.40%) SCCM
3 10 (8.55%) SCOM
3 10 (8.55%) vCenter Server
4 9 (7.69%) NetBackup
5 8 (6.84%) Backup Exec
6 7 (5.98%) EMC VPLEX
6 7 (5.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (5.13%) EMC TimeFinder
7 6 (5.13%) HP Data Protector
7 6 (5.13%) NetApp OnCommand
8 5 (4.27%) Ansible
8 5 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (4.27%) Puppet
8 5 (4.27%) vRealize
9 4 (3.42%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (1.71%) Nagios
11 2 (1.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 85 (72.65%) HP
2 71 (60.68%) VMware
3 45 (38.46%) Cisco
4 44 (37.61%) EMC
4 44 (37.61%) Microsoft
5 30 (25.64%) NetApp
6 26 (22.22%) Citrix
7 21 (17.95%) Brocade
8 16 (13.68%) Dell
9 15 (12.82%) Veritas
10 14 (11.97%) IBM
11 13 (11.11%) CommVault
12 12 (10.26%) Red Hat
13 10 (8.55%) Symantec
14 8 (6.84%) Oracle
15 7 (5.98%) Hitachi
16 6 (5.13%) EqualLogic
16 6 (5.13%) ServiceNow
17 5 (4.27%) SolarWinds
18 4 (3.42%) Remedy