The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 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
England / London
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 420 389
Rank change year-on-year +35 -31  
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 26 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.095% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.23% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 26
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £363 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £535 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +6.70% +2.50%  
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8445 9471 9896
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.68% 41.11% 44.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5709 6405 6391
Median daily rate £474 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 123 215
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +1.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

3PAR
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

3PAR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3PAR in London

3PAR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for 3PAR in London

3PAR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3PAR in London

3PAR
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London -5 3 £488 +30.00% 2
3PAR
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for 3PAR.

1 54 (79.41%) HP
2 46 (67.65%) VMware
3 34 (50.00%) Linux
3 34 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (45.59%) SAN
5 27 (39.71%) Windows
6 26 (38.24%) Finance
7 24 (35.29%) EMC
8 22 (32.35%) Red Hat
9 21 (30.88%) CommVault
10 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
10 20 (29.41%) ITIL
11 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 16 (23.53%) Brocade
13 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (22.06%) VMware ESX
13 15 (22.06%) EMC VMAX
14 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
14 14 (20.59%) NetApp
14 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (19.12%) IBM
16 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
17 11 (16.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 11 (16.18%) Change Control
17 11 (16.18%) Cisco
18 10 (14.71%) High Availability
18 10 (14.71%) vSphere
18 10 (14.71%) Isilon
19 9 (13.24%) GPFS
19 9 (13.24%) PowerShell

3PAR
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (2.94%) Confluence
1 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) JBoss
2 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
2 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.94%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (45.59%) SAN
2 7 (10.29%) WAN
3 6 (8.82%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (8.82%) Firewall
3 6 (8.82%) LDAP
4 5 (7.35%) DNS
4 5 (7.35%) VPN
5 4 (5.88%) LAN
6 3 (4.41%) DHCP
6 3 (4.41%) IPsec
6 3 (4.41%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.41%) MPLS
6 3 (4.41%) NAS
6 3 (4.41%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.41%) VSAN
7 2 (2.94%) Multicast
7 2 (2.94%) Network Security
7 2 (2.94%) SSH
7 2 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.94%) JIRA
1 2 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.47%) Maven
2 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Front Office
5 1 (1.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Administrator
4 8 (11.76%) Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Storage Specialist
5 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (10.29%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.35%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) EMC Storage Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) HP Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) HP Storage Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) SAN Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) Middleware
1 3 (4.41%) Web Services
2 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.47%) COM
3 1 (1.47%) Flash
3 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) EMC VMAX
2 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.29%) Clustering
4 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.88%) PKI
5 3 (4.41%) CLARiiON
5 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.41%) HP Storage
5 3 (4.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.41%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.94%) CMDB
6 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.94%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.94%) STB
7 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.47%) Replication
7 1 (1.47%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.00%) Linux
2 27 (39.71%) Windows
3 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (10.29%) Unix
7 6 (8.82%) Solaris
8 4 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.94%) AIX
9 2 (2.94%) SUSE
10 1 (1.47%) CentOS
10 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) Change Control
3 10 (14.71%) High Availability
4 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.35%) DevOps
5 5 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.88%) Migration
6 4 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.88%) Service Management
7 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.41%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (4.41%) IT Strategy
7 3 (4.41%) Software Distribution
8 2 (2.94%) Storage Virtualisation
8 2 (2.94%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.41%) Perl
2 3 (4.41%) Python
2 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.94%) SQL
4 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.35%) MCSE
3 5 (7.35%) RHCE
4 4 (5.88%) VCP6
5 2 (2.94%) CCNP
5 2 (2.94%) CCSE
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.94%) Degree
5 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.94%) RHCT
6 1 (1.47%) CCSA
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.47%) MCSA
6 1 (1.47%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) GCP
System Software
1 34 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (22.06%) VMware ESX
3 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
4 10 (14.71%) vSphere
5 9 (13.24%) GPFS
6 5 (7.35%) NFS
6 5 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.88%) Samba
7 4 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (5.88%) XenApp
8 3 (4.41%) DFS Replication
8 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
8 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.94%) SRDF
9 2 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.47%) Docker
10 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (7.35%) SCCM
2 5 (7.35%) SCOM
3 4 (5.88%) Ansible
3 4 (5.88%) Nagios
3 4 (5.88%) Puppet
3 4 (5.88%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.94%) BladeLogic
4 2 (2.94%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.94%) OpenView
4 2 (2.94%) PowerCLI
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.94%) Simpana
5 1 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.47%) Perfmon
5 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 54 (79.41%) HP
2 46 (67.65%) VMware
3 24 (35.29%) EMC
4 22 (32.35%) Red Hat
5 21 (30.88%) CommVault
6 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 16 (23.53%) Brocade
8 14 (20.59%) NetApp
9 13 (19.12%) IBM
10 11 (16.18%) Cisco
11 10 (14.71%) Isilon
12 7 (10.29%) Citrix
12 7 (10.29%) Symantec
13 6 (8.82%) Oracle
14 5 (7.35%) Juniper
15 4 (5.88%) CheckPoint
15 4 (5.88%) Veritas
16 3 (4.41%) F5
17 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
17 2 (2.94%) Trend Micro