The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 10 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing HP 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 9.28% 3.06% -
As % of the Vendors category 17.31% 5.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £128 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +16.36%
HP
County Antrim

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

Vendors Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 55 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 53.61% 56.12% 35.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 15
Median daily rate £438 £225 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £121 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for HP.

1 8 (50.00%) LAN
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) OpenView
1 8 (50.00%) CA
1 8 (50.00%) Network Management
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
2 7 (43.75%) Dell Compellent
2 7 (43.75%) Altiris
2 7 (43.75%) e-Health
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) VMware ESX
2 7 (43.75%) Meridio
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (43.75%) IDOL
2 7 (43.75%) OPNET
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) CommVault
2 7 (43.75%) EDRMS
2 7 (43.75%) Symantec
2 7 (43.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (43.75%) Dell
2 7 (43.75%) VB
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
3 5 (31.25%) CRM
3 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 5 (31.25%) BS7799

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) LAN
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) Broadband
3 3 (18.75%) ISDN
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) EDRMS
1 7 (43.75%) IDOL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Network Support
1 8 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) e-Health
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Network Management
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) CRM
3 5 (31.25%) Fault Management
3 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 4 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) BS7799
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) OpenView
2 7 (43.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (43.75%) OPNET
3 3 (18.75%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (6.25%) SCDPM
4 1 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) CA
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Altiris
2 7 (43.75%) CommVault
2 7 (43.75%) Dell
2 7 (43.75%) Dell Compellent
2 7 (43.75%) Meridio
2 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
2 7 (43.75%) Symantec
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Peregrine
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Aruba