The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ProCurve 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 ProCurve over the 3 months to 12 February 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 HP ProCurve.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ProCurve
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £155 £186
% change year-on-year
+158.06% -16.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 - -
ProCurve
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
314 331 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.16% 38.05% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 238 182
Average daily rate £350 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £46.25 £30.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

ProCurve Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ProCurve
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ProCurve Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

ProCurve
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ProCurve Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware