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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 29 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 21 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.34% 0.54% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 9.91% 1.22% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £245
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.03% +10.34%
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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
212 164 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.80% 44.44% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 72 83
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 26
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £10.80 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Citrix
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Puppet
3 8 (27.59%) IBM
3 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
3 8 (27.59%) Nagios
4 7 (24.14%) Oracle
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 6 (20.69%) Firewall
5 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (17.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (17.24%) Service Management
6 5 (17.24%) MPLS
6 5 (17.24%) Remedy
6 5 (17.24%) BMC
6 5 (17.24%) LAN
6 5 (17.24%) SLA
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco
7 4 (13.79%) WAN
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) Nortel
7 4 (13.79%) SAN
7 4 (13.79%) Finance

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) LAN
2 5 (17.24%) MPLS
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security
5 2 (6.90%) VLAN
5 2 (6.90%) ISDN
5 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
5 2 (6.90%) SSL
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.45%) JMeter
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Tester
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Build Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.45%) Spring
1 1 (3.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) CCTV
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) AIX
6 1 (3.45%) HPUX
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Service Management
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 1 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (3.45%) OO
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Scrum
3 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.45%) TDD
3 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
3 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
3 1 (3.45%) Test Management
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Memory Management
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.45%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) PHP
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) Python
1 1 (3.45%) Tcl
1 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.45%) Korn
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) HP ASE
3 1 (3.45%) NCDA
3 1 (3.45%) NCIE
3 1 (3.45%) VCAP
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) MCTS
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (6.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Nagios
1 8 (27.59%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Citrix
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
2 8 (27.59%) IBM
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 5 (17.24%) Remedy
5 5 (17.24%) BMC
6 4 (13.79%) Nortel
7 3 (10.34%) Juniper
8 2 (6.90%) Mitel
8 2 (6.90%) WatchGuard
8 2 (6.90%) Imperva
8 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.45%) NetApp
9 1 (3.45%) EMC
9 1 (3.45%) SAP
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