The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 29 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing HP 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.88% 2.79% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 6.17% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £228 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +51.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.89%
HP
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 81 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 45.07% 45.25% 57.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 38 32
Average daily rate £360 £270 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £393 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Average hourly rate £9.02 £8.50 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.05% -46.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 2 (16.67%) Brocade
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (16.67%) HPUX
5 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (16.67%) CommVault
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) SPML
6 1 (8.33%) BeanShell
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (8.33%) SPML
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) JSP
2 1 (8.33%) Servlets
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) HPUX
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Workflow
1 2 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) BeanShell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 2 (16.67%) Brocade
3 2 (16.67%) CommVault
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Novell
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Sybase