The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3PAR
UK
Rank 547 583 536
Rank change year-on-year +36 -47  
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 46 61 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.26% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 50
Median daily rate £425 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £317 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £408 £388
% change year-on-year +3.06% +5.16%  
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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20016 23252 23937
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.19% 43.70% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12337 14081 13513
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 719 804 1001
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

3PAR
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

3PAR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3PAR in the UK

3PAR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3PAR over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 3PAR in the UK

3PAR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3PAR in the UK

3PAR
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3PAR within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +16 42 £425 +3.03% 10
South East +12 10 £425 +3.03% 3
London +24 9 £505 +18.82% 2
West Midlands +20 9 £400 +100.00%
North West +21 7 £415 +0.60% 1
Preston - 7 £415 -
Lancashire - 7 £415 -
Berkshire +26 6 £319 -42.04% 1
Birmingham - 5 £375 -
Warwickshire - 4 £400 -
South West +5 3 - - 2
Hampshire - 3 £588 -
City of London -2 2 £500 +11.11%
East of England -2 2 £600 +84.61%
Atherstone - 2 - -
Reading +16 1 £600 +9.09% 1
Hertfordshire +5 1 - -
Milton Keynes -6 1 £425 -
East Midlands -6 1 £450 - 1
Essex -8 1 £600 -
Buckinghamshire -12 1 £425 -
Warwick - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £363 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 - 1
Newbury - 1 £320 -
Nottingham - 1 £450 - 1
Andover - 1 £725 -
Harlow - 1 £600 -
Yorkshire - 1 £363 - 1

3PAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for 3PAR.

1 103 (81.10%) HP
2 77 (60.63%) VMware
3 75 (59.06%) SAN
4 62 (48.82%) EMC
4 62 (48.82%) Linux
5 52 (40.94%) Windows
6 47 (37.01%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (36.22%) Cisco
8 43 (33.86%) ITIL
9 40 (31.50%) Brocade
9 40 (31.50%) Data Centre
10 34 (26.77%) Migration
11 31 (24.41%) Windows Server
12 30 (23.62%) Finance
12 30 (23.62%) Microsoft
12 30 (23.62%) Red Hat
13 27 (21.26%) NetApp
14 26 (20.47%) Oracle
14 26 (20.47%) EMC VMAX
15 23 (18.11%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (17.32%) IBM
16 22 (17.32%) VMware ESX
17 19 (14.96%) Unix
17 19 (14.96%) CommVault
18 18 (14.17%) Solaris
18 18 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
19 17 (13.39%) Fibre Channel
20 16 (12.60%) Active Directory
21 15 (11.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
21 15 (11.81%) Symantec

3PAR
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (7.87%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.15%) ArcGIS
2 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.15%) iPlanet
2 4 (3.15%) SAS
2 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.15%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.57%) Confluence
4 2 (1.57%) IIS
4 2 (1.57%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.57%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.79%) JBoss
5 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.57%) MS Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.79%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.51%) Office 365
3 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.79%) IaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.79%) PaaS
5 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (59.06%) SAN
2 17 (13.39%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (10.24%) WAN
4 11 (8.66%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (7.87%) DNS
5 10 (7.87%) Firewall
6 8 (6.30%) LDAP
6 8 (6.30%) NAS
6 8 (6.30%) Network Security
7 7 (5.51%) LAN
8 6 (4.72%) FTP
8 6 (4.72%) MPLS
9 5 (3.94%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (3.94%) SSH
9 5 (3.94%) VPN
10 4 (3.15%) BGP
10 4 (3.15%) BIG-IP
10 4 (3.15%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.15%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.36%) MySQL
4 2 (1.57%) DB2
5 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.57%) JIRA
2 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.79%) Maven
2 1 (0.79%) MSI
2 1 (0.79%) Subversion
2 1 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (23.62%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Banking
3 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.15%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.15%) Retail
5 3 (2.36%) Back Office
5 3 (2.36%) Electronics
5 3 (2.36%) Law
6 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.57%) Front Office
6 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.57%) Military
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (20.47%) Architect
2 22 (17.32%) Storage Engineer
3 19 (14.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (11.02%) Storage Specialist
5 13 (10.24%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 10 (7.87%) Technical Architect
7 9 (7.09%) Administrator
7 9 (7.09%) Storage Architect
8 8 (6.30%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.30%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.94%) Consultant
11 5 (3.94%) SAN Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Unix Administrator
11 5 (3.94%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 4 (3.15%) Lead Architect
12 4 (3.15%) SAN Specialist
12 4 (3.15%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.30%) Web Services
2 4 (3.15%) J2EE
3 3 (2.36%) JSP
4 2 (1.57%) COM
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.79%) Flash
5 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.50%) Data Centre
2 26 (20.47%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (11.02%) Clustering
3 14 (11.02%) Replication
4 12 (9.45%) EMC VNX
4 12 (9.45%) HP Storage
5 10 (7.87%) CLARiiON
6 9 (7.09%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (5.51%) Symmetrix DMX
9 6 (4.72%) Management Information System
9 6 (4.72%) Public Cloud
10 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
10 5 (3.94%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (3.94%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (3.94%) PKI
10 5 (3.94%) Symmetrix
11 4 (3.15%) Private Cloud
12 3 (2.36%) Fat Client
12 3 (2.36%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 62 (48.82%) Linux
2 52 (40.94%) Windows
3 31 (24.41%) Windows Server
4 23 (18.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (14.96%) Unix
6 18 (14.17%) Solaris
6 18 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (8.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (7.87%) AIX
9 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.94%) SUSE
11 4 (3.15%) HPUX
12 3 (2.36%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.57%) CentOS
14 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.86%) ITIL
2 34 (26.77%) Migration
3 15 (11.81%) Data Migration
4 14 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.45%) DevOps
5 12 (9.45%) ITIL V3
6 11 (8.66%) High Availability
7 10 (7.87%) Change Control
7 10 (7.87%) Change Management
7 10 (7.87%) Incident Management
8 9 (7.09%) IT Strategy
9 8 (6.30%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (6.30%) Project Management
10 7 (5.51%) Trend Analysis
10 7 (5.51%) Workflow
11 6 (4.72%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.72%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (4.72%) Problem Management
11 6 (4.72%) QMS
12 5 (3.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.45%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.30%) SQL
3 4 (3.15%) Java
4 3 (2.36%) C
4 3 (2.36%) Perl
4 3 (2.36%) Python
4 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.79%) VB
5 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (11.02%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.45%) MCSE
2 12 (9.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (8.66%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.72%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.94%) CCNA
5 5 (3.94%) Degree
6 4 (3.15%) MCITP
7 3 (2.36%) RHCE
8 2 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.57%) RHCT
9 1 (0.79%) CCNP
9 1 (0.79%) CCSA
9 1 (0.79%) CCSE
9 1 (0.79%) MCSA
9 1 (0.79%) VCAP
9 1 (0.79%) VCP5
9 1 (0.79%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.45%) SLA
2 6 (4.72%) JSP 440
3 5 (3.94%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.36%) GPG13
5 1 (0.79%) GCP
5 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (37.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (17.32%) VMware ESX
3 16 (12.60%) Active Directory
4 13 (10.24%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (9.45%) vSphere
6 11 (8.66%) XenApp
7 9 (7.09%) GPFS
7 9 (7.09%) SRDF
7 9 (7.09%) vCloud
8 6 (4.72%) NFS
8 6 (4.72%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (3.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (3.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 4 (3.15%) Samba
11 3 (2.36%) Firmware
11 3 (2.36%) Hyper-V
11 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (2.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (1.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (11.81%) NetBackup
1 15 (11.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 11 (8.66%) HP Data Protector
3 9 (7.09%) vRealize
4 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (3.94%) Nagios
5 5 (3.94%) SCCM
6 4 (3.15%) Ansible
6 4 (3.15%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (3.15%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (3.15%) OpenView
6 4 (3.15%) Puppet
7 3 (2.36%) PowerCLI
7 3 (2.36%) SCOM
7 3 (2.36%) vMotion
8 2 (1.57%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.57%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.79%) EMC Navisphere
9 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 103 (81.10%) HP
2 77 (60.63%) VMware
3 62 (48.82%) EMC
4 46 (36.22%) Cisco
5 40 (31.50%) Brocade
6 30 (23.62%) Microsoft
6 30 (23.62%) Red Hat
7 27 (21.26%) NetApp
8 26 (20.47%) Oracle
9 22 (17.32%) IBM
10 19 (14.96%) CommVault
11 15 (11.81%) Symantec
12 12 (9.45%) Citrix
12 12 (9.45%) Isilon
12 12 (9.45%) Veritas
13 7 (5.51%) Dell
13 7 (5.51%) Sun
14 5 (3.94%) ArcSight
14 5 (3.94%) F5
15 4 (3.15%) Veeam
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