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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 34 49 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing HP 3 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.97% 1.02% 4.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.31% 2.46% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 14
Median daily rate £400 - £379
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +140.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.51%
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
130 203 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.94% 41.26% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 131 104
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 45
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.88 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% -24.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £17.19 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 September 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle
3 14 (77.78%) ITIL
3 14 (77.78%) Linux
4 13 (72.22%) SQL
5 12 (66.67%) Unix
5 12 (66.67%) Shell Script
5 12 (66.67%) Puppet
5 12 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
6 11 (61.11%) SAN
6 11 (61.11%) DNS
7 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (55.56%) Firewall
7 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
7 10 (55.56%) JIRA
7 10 (55.56%) Load Balancing
7 10 (55.56%) TippingPoint
7 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
7 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
7 10 (55.56%) Solaris
7 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
7 10 (55.56%) EMC
7 10 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (55.56%) iptables
7 10 (55.56%) OSSEC
7 10 (55.56%) Postfix
7 10 (55.56%) Sendmail
7 10 (55.56%) Open Source
7 10 (55.56%) vSphere

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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (11.11%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) DNS
1 11 (61.11%) SAN
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (38.89%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (22.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) IT Support
7 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Unix Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) CCTV
3 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Linux
3 12 (66.67%) Unix
4 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (55.56%) Solaris
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Change Control
3 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (55.56%) High Availability
3 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 10 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 10 (55.56%) Open Source
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) iptables
1 10 (55.56%) Postfix
1 10 (55.56%) Sendmail
1 10 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (55.56%) vSphere
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Puppet
2 10 (55.56%) Cobbler
2 10 (55.56%) OSSEC
3 9 (50.00%) Nagios
4 2 (11.11%) Control-M
4 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) EMC
2 10 (55.56%) LogRhythm
2 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 10 (55.56%) ServiceNow
2 10 (55.56%) SolarWinds
2 10 (55.56%) Splunk
2 10 (55.56%) TippingPoint
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) BMC
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) WorldPay