The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 11 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.76% 3.20% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 18.18% 5.19% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£230 £110 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £29.17 - £12.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 77 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 53.66% 61.60% 53.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 35 40
Average daily rate £230 £306 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.89% -7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £110 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Average hourly rate £29.17 £38.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.23% +144.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Aberdeen region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Aberdeen region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

HP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP.

1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) LDAP
3 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
3 9 (47.37%) MCSE
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (42.11%) Remedy
5 7 (36.84%) Dell
5 7 (36.84%) Adobe
5 7 (36.84%) MS Office
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 1 (5.26%) F5
7 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design
7 1 (5.26%) CMDB
7 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) LAN
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (36.84%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Support Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
4 7 (36.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Support
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
1 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL
1 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
1 1 (5.26%) Project Management
1 1 (5.26%) Network Design
1 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
1 1 (5.26%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) MCSE
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
3 8 (42.11%) Remedy
4 7 (36.84%) Adobe
4 7 (36.84%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco