The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Bristol 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 61 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 9 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.96% 4.85% 3.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 10.69% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 19
Average daily rate £463 £293 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.29% +1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £320 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.20 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.72%
Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
381 290 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.66% 45.38% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 169 196
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £491 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 29
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -17.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
HP
South West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (18.75%) ISEB
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) Data Security
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 2 (12.50%) BPEL
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (12.50%) Tandem
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) BASE24
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) HTTP
5 2 (12.50%) SLA
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) ATM
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) SQL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) BASE24
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) ATM
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Research Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Tandem
2 2 (12.50%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) HPUX
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Data Security
4 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) BPEL
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) V-Model
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) Test Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) OCP
4 1 (6.25%) OCA
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) NetApp
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Acronis
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Fujitsu
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
A&O IT Group Ltd
Rate: From £110 to £115 per day
Posted: 21 days ago