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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 36 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing HP 4 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.26% 5.95% 3.83%
As % of the Vendors category 2.37% 12.80% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 11
Average daily rate
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£429 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.87% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £190 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £380 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £336
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.68 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-8.83% +9.09%
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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
169 125 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 53.31% 46.47% 53.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 75 84
Average daily rate £425 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -26.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £11.50 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 2015.

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 January 2015, 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 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) UNIX
5 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
5 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (17.39%) Android
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco
6 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 4 (17.39%) Dell
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) Python
6 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.04%) Apache Hive
7 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
7 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
7 3 (13.04%) MapReduce
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (13.04%) Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Apache Pig
7 3 (13.04%) Vertica
7 3 (13.04%) Infobright
7 3 (13.04%) Big Data

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) ISDN
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) PBX
3 2 (8.70%) VoIP
3 2 (8.70%) WLAN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.35%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) MPLS
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Apache Hive
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
1 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
1 3 (13.04%) Big Data
1 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) JMeter
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Analyst
1 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Build Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Django
2 1 (4.35%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.35%) Java EE
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
2 2 (8.70%) CCTV
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) UNIX
4 4 (17.39%) Android
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Phone
6 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.35%) AIX
7 1 (4.35%) HPUX
7 1 (4.35%) Solaris
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) MapReduce
2 3 (13.04%) Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) UML
2 3 (13.04%) Service Management
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Memory Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
1 4 (17.39%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) Tcl
3 1 (4.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) MCTS
2 2 (8.70%) MCITP
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) VCAP
2 2 (8.70%) NCDA
2 2 (8.70%) NCIE
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.35%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenServer
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) OpenView
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) Dell
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Vertica
4 3 (13.04%) Infobright
5 2 (8.70%) Polycom
5 2 (8.70%) Avaya
5 2 (8.70%) BMC
5 2 (8.70%) NetApp
5 2 (8.70%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) Remedy
5 2 (8.70%) MobileIron
5 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.35%) Imperva
6 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.35%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
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