The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 48 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing HP 16 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.93% 3.27% 2.15%
As % of the Vendors category 4.08% 6.31% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £288 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £180 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.70% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.20
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
392 317 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 47.17% 51.88% 45.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 164 109
Average daily rate £345 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 19
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.05 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
4 8 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (22.22%) Finance
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.67%) SCCM
6 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
7 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) NetBackup
7 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
7 5 (13.89%) ISEB
7 5 (13.89%) Linux
7 5 (13.89%) SAN
8 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.11%) SQL
8 4 (11.11%) Citrix
8 4 (11.11%) Dell
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco
8 4 (11.11%) DHCP
8 4 (11.11%) DNS
8 4 (11.11%) Migration
8 4 (11.11%) Firewall
8 4 (11.11%) E-Discovery
8 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) SAN
2 4 (11.11%) DNS
2 4 (11.11%) DHCP
2 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) Wireless
3 2 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) MPLS
4 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) LoadRunner
1 2 (5.56%) JMeter
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) LoadUI
2 1 (2.78%) JConsole
2 1 (2.78%) VisualVM
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Consultant
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Server Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Server Support
5 3 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.56%) EMC Storage Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Storage Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) AS400
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) iSeries
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.89%) Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Solaris
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) HPUX
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Migration
4 4 (11.11%) E-Discovery
5 3 (8.33%) Network Management
5 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Time Management
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) ISEB
1 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 2 (5.56%) HP ASE
4 1 (2.78%) HP APS
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) CCA
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) MCDST
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.33%) vSphere
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.78%) Xen
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (16.67%) SCCM
3 5 (13.89%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.56%) OPNET
4 2 (5.56%) OpenView
4 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (2.78%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) VMware
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix
3 4 (11.11%) Dell
4 3 (8.33%) EMC
4 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (8.33%) F5
5 2 (5.56%) BMC
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) Lotus
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Compaq
6 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
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