The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon 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 11 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 2.78% 14.29% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 22.22% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.89% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £24.12 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Vendors Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 50.00% 64.29% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Average daily rate £488 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 3
Average hourly rate £24.12 £21.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.89% -33.07%
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 Basildon

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

HP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon 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 4 (66.67%) SLA
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) OpenView
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) MCDST
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Radware
3 1 (16.67%) OVSD
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ISDN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Break Fix Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCDST
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) OpenView
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) OVSD
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Radware