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 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 29 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing HP 15 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.21% 3.06% 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 10.64% 6.19% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Median daily rate £325 £320 £194
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +65.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £204 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £365 £209
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £348 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.25 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+41.53% +16.17%
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
141 194 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.61% 49.49% 50.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 137 118
Median daily rate £340 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 10
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -48.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.00 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £59.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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
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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 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 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) ITIL
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) SAN
4 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
5 8 (42.11%) Splunk
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
6 7 (36.84%) EMC
6 7 (36.84%) Unix
6 7 (36.84%) Solaris
6 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (36.84%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
6 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
6 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
6 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) JIRA
6 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
6 7 (36.84%) TippingPoint
6 7 (36.84%) Postfix
6 7 (36.84%) Sendmail
6 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds
6 7 (36.84%) Open Source
6 7 (36.84%) vSphere
6 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (10.53%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) SAN
2 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) MPLS
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) VPLS
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) WAAS
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Field Hardware Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) HP Printer Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) CCTV
3 2 (10.53%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Solaris
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Change Control
2 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
2 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (36.84%) High Availability
2 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
2 7 (36.84%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
2 7 (36.84%) Open Source
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCIE
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) HIPAA
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) iptables
1 7 (36.84%) Postfix
1 7 (36.84%) Sendmail
1 7 (36.84%) vSphere
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Cobbler
1 7 (36.84%) OSSEC
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
2 6 (31.58%) Nagios
3 2 (10.53%) Control-M
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Splunk
3 7 (36.84%) EMC
3 7 (36.84%) LogRhythm
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 7 (36.84%) ServiceNow
3 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds
3 7 (36.84%) TippingPoint
3 7 (36.84%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) BMC
5 3 (15.79%) Remedy
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
7 1 (5.26%) Avaya
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) Nortel