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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 21 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing HP 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.04% 0.84% 3.01%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.29% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£110 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.89% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
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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
58 155 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 60.42% 65.13% 48.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 73 23
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £143 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 18
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -62.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Compaq
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) PDA
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) ServiceNow

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Compaq
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) ServiceNow