The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 37 47 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Contract jobs citing HP 7 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.94% 1.80% 4.91%
As % of the Vendors category 5.04% 3.95% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 15
Median daily rate £350 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £198 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £335 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +13.82%
HP
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 228 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.50% 45.69% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 155 125
Median daily rate £375 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 19
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -25.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for HP.

1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 14 (70.00%) ITIL
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
4 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) SAN
5 11 (55.00%) Unix
5 11 (55.00%) DNS
5 11 (55.00%) Shell Script
5 11 (55.00%) Puppet
5 11 (55.00%) Virtual Environments
6 10 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (50.00%) ServiceNow
6 10 (50.00%) LogRhythm
6 10 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (50.00%) iptables
6 10 (50.00%) TippingPoint
6 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (50.00%) Postfix
6 10 (50.00%) Sendmail
6 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
6 10 (50.00%) Open Source
6 10 (50.00%) vSphere
6 10 (50.00%) OSSEC
6 10 (50.00%) High Availability
6 10 (50.00%) Splunk
6 10 (50.00%) Change Control
6 10 (50.00%) Cobbler
6 10 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (10.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) SAN
2 11 (55.00%) DNS
3 10 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Administrator
2 10 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (35.00%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Support
6 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) HP Printer Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Printer Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Server Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) CCTV
3 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Unix
4 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Change Control
3 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 10 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (50.00%) High Availability
3 10 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 10 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Shell Script
3 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) iptables
1 10 (50.00%) Postfix
1 10 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 10 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (50.00%) vSphere
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Puppet
2 10 (50.00%) Cobbler
2 10 (50.00%) OSSEC
3 9 (45.00%) Nagios
4 2 (10.00%) Control-M
4 2 (10.00%) SCCM
5 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) EMC
2 10 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 10 (50.00%) Splunk
2 10 (50.00%) TippingPoint
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) BMC
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Remedy
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) WorldPay