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 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 573 525
Rank change year-on-year +65 -48  
Contract jobs citing 3PAR 79 79 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.33% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 51 66
Median daily rate £438 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.40%  
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 20268 23841 24920
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.79% 44.93% 44.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12304 14686 14597
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 703 813 1122
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 3PAR in the UK

3PAR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3PAR in the UK

3PAR
Top 30 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 June 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 +54 75 £450 +2.27% 5
London +10 28 £463 -10.84% 2
North West +44 19 £450 +2.67% 1
South East +42 17 £375 -12.79% 2
Lancashire - 16 £450 -
Preston - 13 £450 -
Hampshire +11 5 £378 +11.02% 1
Oxford +2 5 - -
Watford -1 5 £450 +74.75%
Hertfordshire -1 5 £450 +66.66%
Oxfordshire -4 5 - -
East of England -6 5 £450 +66.66%
Scotland +35 3 £250 -16.66%
Yorkshire +24 3 £363 -
Camberley +9 3 £450 -14.28%
Surrey +5 3 £450 -14.28%
City of London -4 3 £475 -12.84%
Falkirk - 3 £250 -
West Midlands +21 2 £300 +50.00%
West Sussex +19 2 £363 +3.57%
North Yorkshire +10 2 £356 -
Liverpool - 2 £419 -
Merseyside - 2 £419 -
Crawley - 2 £363 -
Grangemouth - 2 £250 -
Hook - 2 £378 -
Birmingham - 2 £300 -
Cheshire +25 1 £525 +19.78%
Berkshire +14 1 £335 -23.42% 1
South West +2 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 108 (86.40%) HP
2 91 (72.80%) SAN
3 60 (48.00%) Data Centre
4 54 (43.20%) Windows
5 53 (42.40%) Cisco
5 53 (42.40%) VMware
6 51 (40.80%) Migration
7 49 (39.20%) EMC
8 48 (38.40%) Brocade
9 37 (29.60%) Linux
10 32 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (24.00%) NetApp
11 30 (24.00%) Windows Server
12 27 (21.60%) Fibre Channel
12 27 (21.60%) Microsoft
13 25 (20.00%) Data Migration
14 23 (18.40%) PowerShell
15 22 (17.60%) ITIL
15 22 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (16.80%) Active Directory
17 20 (16.00%) vSphere
18 19 (15.20%) Security Cleared
19 15 (12.00%) SLA
19 15 (12.00%) Symantec
19 15 (12.00%) Finance
19 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
19 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (11.20%) Red Hat
20 14 (11.20%) Windows Server 2008

3PAR
Co-occurring 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 9 (7.20%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.20%) ArcGIS
4 4 (3.20%) SAS
5 3 (2.40%) Documentum
5 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.60%) IIS
6 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.60%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.80%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.80%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.80%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (3.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.80%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.80%) Office 365
4 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.80%) IaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (72.80%) SAN
2 27 (21.60%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (10.40%) NAS
4 10 (8.00%) Firewall
5 9 (7.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (7.20%) Network Security
6 7 (5.60%) iSCSI
6 7 (5.60%) VPN
6 7 (5.60%) WAN
7 6 (4.80%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (4.80%) DNS
8 5 (4.00%) MPLS
8 5 (4.00%) VSAN
9 4 (3.20%) NetScaler
9 4 (3.20%) Wireless
10 2 (1.60%) BGP
10 2 (1.60%) DHCP
10 2 (1.60%) FTP
10 2 (1.60%) IPsec
10 2 (1.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.80%) DB2
5 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.80%) MSI
General
1 15 (12.00%) Finance
2 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.60%) Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Electronics
5 4 (3.20%) Law
6 3 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.40%) Retail
7 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.60%) Legal
7 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.80%) Billing
8 1 (0.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (24.00%) Architect
2 15 (12.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 14 (11.20%) Administrator
3 14 (11.20%) Storage Architect
3 14 (11.20%) Storage Engineer
3 14 (11.20%) Storage Specialist
4 10 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 9 (7.20%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (5.60%) Lead Architect
7 7 (5.60%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) SAN Specialist
9 4 (3.20%) Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) DevOps Administrator
9 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.20%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) Flash
1 4 (3.20%) Middleware
2 3 (2.40%) Web Services
3 2 (1.60%) COM
4 1 (0.80%) J2EE
4 1 (0.80%) JSP
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 60 (48.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.40%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.80%) Replication
5 9 (7.20%) PKI
6 7 (5.60%) CLARiiON
6 7 (5.60%) Clustering
6 7 (5.60%) EMC VNX
6 7 (5.60%) HP Storage
6 7 (5.60%) Symmetrix DMX
7 6 (4.80%) EMC VMAX
8 5 (4.00%) HP StoreVirtual
8 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.60%) CMDB
10 2 (1.60%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 54 (43.20%) Windows
2 37 (29.60%) Linux
3 30 (24.00%) Windows Server
4 22 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (11.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (10.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (10.40%) Unix
7 9 (7.20%) AIX
8 7 (5.60%) Solaris
9 6 (4.80%) CentOS
10 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.20%) HPUX
11 4 (3.20%) SUSE
11 4 (3.20%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.40%) VMS
13 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.80%) Migration
2 25 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 22 (17.60%) ITIL
4 12 (9.60%) Project Management
5 11 (8.80%) DevOps
5 11 (8.80%) Incident Management
6 10 (8.00%) Change Management
6 10 (8.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 9 (7.20%) Data Security
7 9 (7.20%) ITIL V3
8 8 (6.40%) Virtual Environments
9 7 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.60%) Problem Management
9 7 (5.60%) Trend Analysis
9 7 (5.60%) Workflow
10 6 (4.80%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.80%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.80%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (4.80%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.40%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.60%) SQL
3 6 (4.80%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.00%) Ruby
5 3 (2.40%) VBScript
6 2 (1.60%) C
6 2 (1.60%) Python
6 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.80%) Java
7 1 (0.80%) Perl
7 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (15.20%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.40%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (9.60%) Degree
4 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (8.00%) MCSE
6 9 (7.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (5.60%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.20%) VCP6
9 2 (1.60%) CCNP
9 2 (1.60%) CCSE
9 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.60%) RHCE
10 1 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.00%) SLA
2 3 (2.40%) GPG13
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) JSP 440
System Software
1 32 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (16.80%) Active Directory
3 20 (16.00%) vSphere
4 15 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (11.20%) Hyper-V
6 12 (9.60%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (7.20%) SRDF
7 9 (7.20%) vCloud
8 7 (5.60%) XenDesktop
9 6 (4.80%) DFS Replication
10 5 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (2.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (1.60%) Firmware
12 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.60%) NFS
13 1 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.80%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (9.60%) vCenter Server
1 12 (9.60%) vRealize
2 10 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 9 (7.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (6.40%) SCCM
5 7 (5.60%) HP Data Protector
5 7 (5.60%) SCOM
6 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (4.80%) Puppet
7 5 (4.00%) Nagios
7 5 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (4.00%) vMotion
8 4 (3.20%) BladeLogic
9 3 (2.40%) Hyperic
9 3 (2.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (2.40%) Simpana
10 2 (1.60%) EMC VPLEX
10 2 (1.60%) NetApp OnCommand
10 2 (1.60%) SnapMirror
10 2 (1.60%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 108 (86.40%) HP
2 53 (42.40%) Cisco
2 53 (42.40%) VMware
3 49 (39.20%) EMC
4 48 (38.40%) Brocade
5 30 (24.00%) NetApp
6 27 (21.60%) Microsoft
7 15 (12.00%) Symantec
8 14 (11.20%) Red Hat
9 13 (10.40%) Oracle
10 12 (9.60%) Citrix
11 11 (8.80%) IBM
12 10 (8.00%) Dell
13 7 (5.60%) CommVault
14 6 (4.80%) ArcSight
14 6 (4.80%) Veritas
15 5 (4.00%) BMC
15 5 (4.00%) Juniper
16 4 (3.20%) Software AG
16 4 (3.20%) webMethods
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £392.81 - £441.89 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Plan-Net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago