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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 9 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing HP 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 11.63% 2.04% -
As % of the Vendors category 19.61% 3.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £250 £124 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+101.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £348 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.61 £13.86
% change year-on-year
+38.47% +19.81%
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
51 55 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 59.30% 56.12% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 13
Median daily rate £525 £220 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+138.63% -34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £121 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
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 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 30 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 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Dell
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) CommVault
2 7 (46.67%) EDRMS
2 7 (46.67%) Symantec
2 7 (46.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (46.67%) VB
2 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) IDOL
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) VMware ESX
2 7 (46.67%) Altiris
2 7 (46.67%) Meridio
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (46.67%) Dell Compellent
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) Network Management
3 5 (33.33%) OpenView
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) CA
4 4 (26.67%) Peregrine
4 4 (26.67%) 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 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) BGP
3 1 (6.67%) Broadband
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) ISDN
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) TETRA
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) EDRMS
1 7 (46.67%) IDOL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Support
2 5 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) e-Health
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
1 5 (33.33%) Network Management
1 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Fault Management
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) BS7799
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (33.33%) OpenView
3 4 (26.67%) OPNET
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (6.67%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
5 1 (6.67%) SCOM
5 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Altiris
2 7 (46.67%) CommVault
2 7 (46.67%) Dell
2 7 (46.67%) Dell Compellent
2 7 (46.67%) Meridio
2 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
2 7 (46.67%) Symantec
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) CA
4 4 (26.67%) Peregrine
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) Aruba