The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 57 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing HP 15 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.70% 1.14% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 3.95% 3.25% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 5
Average daily rate £297 £345 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.91% -25.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £314 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £455 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £327
% change year-on-year
- +7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £22.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +10.34%
HP
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
380 308 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 43.18% 35.16% 38.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 219 210
Average daily rate £365 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 22
Average hourly rate £20.39 £22.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.35% +23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.14 £16.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £50.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Wireless
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 7 (25.00%) Firewall
3 7 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (21.43%) IBM
5 5 (17.86%) VPN
5 5 (17.86%) Windows
5 5 (17.86%) CiscoWorks
5 5 (17.86%) CA
5 5 (17.86%) Nokia
5 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
5 5 (17.86%) MPLS
5 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
5 5 (17.86%) FWSM
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
5 5 (17.86%) IP Telephony
5 5 (17.86%) Banking
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (17.86%) Network Management
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (14.29%) IronPort
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.29%) SQL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Wireless
2 7 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (17.86%) FWSM
3 5 (17.86%) IP Telephony
3 5 (17.86%) MPLS
3 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
3 5 (17.86%) VPN
4 3 (10.71%) DHCP
4 3 (10.71%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) BGP
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) OSPF
6 1 (3.57%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) JUnit
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
1 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
1 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Procurement Assistant
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) HP Printer Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) JSON
1 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (3.57%) REST
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Network Management
2 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Data Management
3 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.71%) Migration
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) SDLC
3 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (17.86%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) IBM
3 5 (17.86%) CA
3 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
3 5 (17.86%) Nokia
3 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
4 4 (14.29%) IronPort
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) Dell
5 3 (10.71%) Teradata
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) Juniper
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 2 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (3.57%) Altiris
7 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.57%) Google
7 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.57%) Toshiba