The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 38 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing HP 20 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.26% 2.15% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 6.29% 4.76% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 7
Average daily rate £288 £230 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £221 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £275 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.20 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.72%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
318 231 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 51.88% 45.12% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 109 131
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 20
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £10.65 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
HP
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) Workflow
3 14 (41.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (35.29%) Tivoli
5 11 (32.35%) Finance
5 11 (32.35%) Legal
6 8 (23.53%) Windows
7 7 (20.59%) ITIL
8 6 (17.65%) VMware
8 6 (17.65%) Degree
8 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
9 5 (14.71%) Banking
9 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.71%) SAN
10 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (11.76%) MCSE
10 4 (11.76%) DHCP
10 4 (11.76%) DNS
10 4 (11.76%) Linux
10 4 (11.76%) MS Office
10 4 (11.76%) Migration
10 4 (11.76%) MCITP
10 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (8.82%) Time Management
11 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
11 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
11 3 (8.82%) SCCM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (8.82%) IBM Notes
1 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP WM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MS Access
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
1 11 (32.35%) Legal
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Data Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Coordinator
3 4 (11.76%) Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Data Migration Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (8.82%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support
5 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) UAT Tester
6 1 (2.94%) SAN Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) SAP Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) XML Schema
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
1 2 (5.88%) XML
1 2 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) PDA
2 1 (2.94%) CMDB
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.94%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.94%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
4 3 (8.82%) UNIX
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) HPUX
5 2 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.94%) SUSE
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Workflow
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Time Management
4 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
4 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) SOA
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) ITSM
5 2 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Security Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.94%) Logistics
6 1 (2.94%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 4 (11.76%) MCITP
4 3 (8.82%) MCP
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.94%) NFS
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.94%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 12 (35.29%) Tivoli
3 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 3 (8.82%) SCVMM
3 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.94%) Legato
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) BMC
3 3 (8.82%) Lotus
4 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.88%) NetApp
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
5 1 (2.94%) EMC
5 1 (2.94%) Veritas
5 1 (2.94%) CA
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
Birmingham
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Rate: £15.00 - £19.00 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago