The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 39 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing HP 28 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.83% 3.65% 2.24%
As % of the Vendors category 8.07% 8.73% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £190 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -47.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £190 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £375 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £41.25 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+243.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £12.00 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -1.72%
HP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
347 275 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.40% 41.79% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 111 123
Average daily rate £315 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £508 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 24 44
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +42.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.75 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Cambridgeshire region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Cambridgeshire region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +8 19 £370 +94.73% 4
Peterborough +3 3 £225 -
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Ely - - - -
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 32 (55.17%) Windows
2 25 (43.10%) VMware
3 24 (41.38%) Linux
4 19 (32.76%) ITIL
4 19 (32.76%) Active Directory
5 18 (31.03%) Cisco
6 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
7 16 (27.59%) Citrix
8 15 (25.86%) Firewall
9 14 (24.14%) MS Exchange
9 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
11 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (20.69%) SAN
12 11 (18.97%) Oracle
12 11 (18.97%) Hyper-V
13 10 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
13 10 (17.24%) IBM
13 10 (17.24%) Nagios
14 9 (15.52%) LAN
15 8 (13.79%) WAN
15 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (13.79%) Finance
15 8 (13.79%) Puppet
16 7 (12.07%) Remedy ITSM
16 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (12.07%) Oracle Exadata
16 7 (12.07%) Service Management
16 7 (12.07%) Remedy

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.90%) Apache Pig
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) Firewall
2 12 (20.69%) SAN
3 9 (15.52%) LAN
4 8 (13.79%) WAN
5 6 (10.34%) VPN
5 6 (10.34%) MPLS
6 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (8.62%) DNS
6 5 (8.62%) DHCP
7 4 (6.90%) ISDN
7 4 (6.90%) Wireless
8 3 (5.17%) Network Security
8 3 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.45%) PBX
9 2 (3.45%) VoIP
9 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.45%) SSL
9 2 (3.45%) VLAN
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle Exadata
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.90%) Data Mining
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.90%) Apache Hive
2 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.90%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.72%) Maven
3 1 (1.72%) JMeter
3 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (12.07%) Service Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Support Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Support Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Django
2 2 (3.45%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) Java EE
3 1 (1.72%) Spring
3 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) CCTV
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.90%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
3 2 (3.45%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) PKI
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (55.17%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Linux
3 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (12.07%) UNIX
8 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.90%) Android
10 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.45%) Debian
11 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
11 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
11 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.72%) AIX
12 1 (1.72%) HPUX
12 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Service Management
3 4 (6.90%) UML
3 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
3 4 (6.90%) Analytics
3 4 (6.90%) Big Data Analytics
3 4 (6.90%) MapReduce
4 3 (5.17%) Change Control
4 3 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.17%) Migration
5 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.45%) Change Management
5 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.72%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) Java
2 5 (8.62%) Python
3 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.72%) Korn
4 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.72%) Tcl
4 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.45%) MCSE
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.45%) CCNA
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.45%) NCDA
3 2 (3.45%) NCIE
3 2 (3.45%) MCTS
3 2 (3.45%) MCITP
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) VCAP
4 1 (1.72%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (32.76%) Active Directory
2 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.97%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.17%) vSphere
6 2 (3.45%) XenServer
6 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) Nagios
2 8 (13.79%) Puppet
3 4 (6.90%) SCCM
4 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.72%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) VMware
2 18 (31.03%) Cisco
3 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
4 16 (27.59%) Citrix
5 11 (18.97%) Oracle
6 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
6 10 (17.24%) IBM
7 7 (12.07%) Remedy
7 7 (12.07%) BMC
8 6 (10.34%) Dell
9 5 (8.62%) EMC
9 5 (8.62%) Nortel
10 4 (6.90%) NetApp
10 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
10 4 (6.90%) 3PAR
10 4 (6.90%) Vertica
10 4 (6.90%) Infobright
11 3 (5.17%) Juniper
12 2 (3.45%) Apple
12 2 (3.45%) Avaya