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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 42 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing HP 3 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% 1.60% 5.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 2.98% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 15
Average daily rate £463 £438 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +18.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £364 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £13.73 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+74.86% -11.45%
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
162 168 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.43% 53.67% 44.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 100 73
Average daily rate £400 £438 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +18.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 15
Average hourly rate £60.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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 10 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
5 4 (36.36%) WorldPay
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 4 (36.36%) BMC
5 4 (36.36%) CCTV
5 4 (36.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (36.36%) Remedy
5 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) SAP
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) AIX
7 2 (18.18%) HPUX

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) NAS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) VPLS
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAAS
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (18.18%) Artifactory
2 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps Specialist
1 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
1 2 (18.18%) IT Technical Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Test Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Test Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Test Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) CCTV
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) HPUX
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) HIPAA
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) BMC
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Remedy
4 4 (36.36%) WorldPay
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Perforce
6 2 (18.18%) SAP
7 1 (9.09%) Aruba
7 1 (9.09%) Avaya
7 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 1 (9.09%) Dell
7 1 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (9.09%) Juniper
7 1 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (9.09%) Nortel
7 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
7 1 (9.09%) Splunk