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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 27 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing HP 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.54% 1.04% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% 2.38% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £125 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -58.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -3.38%
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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
62 42 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 47.69% 43.75% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 17 19
Average daily rate £286 £290 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (100.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber-Ark

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber-Ark