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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 19 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing HP 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 5.43% 4.76% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.36% 9.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £183 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £13.65 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+72.16% -11.93%
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
44 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 47.83% 48.81% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 11
Average daily rate £375 £110 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+240.90% -66.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £70 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) OpenView
1 12 (100.00%) CA
1 12 (100.00%) Network Management
2 11 (91.67%) e-Health
2 11 (91.67%) OPNET
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 7 (58.33%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (58.33%) Broadband
4 7 (58.33%) ISDN
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (58.33%) VPN
4 7 (58.33%) Fault Management
4 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (50.00%) Change Control
5 6 (50.00%) Network Security
5 6 (50.00%) Validation
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) Wireless
6 5 (41.67%) Peregrine
6 5 (41.67%) BS7799
6 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (41.67%) Change Management
6 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) Broadband
2 7 (58.33%) ISDN
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Network Support
1 12 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Network Management
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Fault Management
3 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (50.00%) Change Control
4 6 (50.00%) Validation
5 5 (41.67%) Change Management
5 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) BS7799
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) OpenView
2 11 (91.67%) OPNET
3 7 (58.33%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) CA
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Peregrine
4 1 (8.33%) Aruba
Belfast, County Antrim
The Curve Group
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