The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Cambridge 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 25 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 23 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.03% 0.76% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 11.00% 1.61% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 4
Average daily rate
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£363 £225 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £225 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.63
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.85%
Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
209 186 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.73% 46.97% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 76 102
Average daily rate £350 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £208 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 25
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £10.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.70 £49.30 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
HP
Cambridgeshire

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Citrix
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) IBM
4 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
4 7 (30.43%) Nagios
4 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (30.43%) Puppet
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) SLA
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) Remedy
6 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 5 (21.74%) BMC
6 5 (21.74%) Service Management
6 5 (21.74%) Firewall
6 5 (21.74%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
7 4 (17.39%) CCTV
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Nortel
7 4 (17.39%) SAN
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (17.39%) MPLS
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) LAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) MPLS
2 4 (17.39%) LAN
2 4 (17.39%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) ISDN
4 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) CCTV
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Service Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Nagios
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Citrix
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) IBM
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 5 (21.74%) Remedy
5 5 (21.74%) BMC
6 4 (17.39%) Nortel
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) Juniper
8 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
8 1 (4.35%) Mitel
8 1 (4.35%) EMC
8 1 (4.35%) SAP
8 1 (4.35%) Imperva
8 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £400 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £20.00 - £30.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago