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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 47 50 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Contract jobs citing HP 8 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.37% 2.22% 6.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.90% 4.29% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 23
Average daily rate £349 £438 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.28% +81.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £329 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £651 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £364 £323
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +12.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £21.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £13.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+69.36% -7.50%
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
276 373 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.42% 51.66% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 203 114
Average daily rate £400 £381 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +6.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £170 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £542 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 29
Average hourly rate £23.75 £12.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.91% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.74 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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 9 February 2016.

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Peterborough +9 3 £235 -66.42%
Cambridge -7 3 £463 +5.71% 1
Huntingdon - 1 - - 1
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) Citrix
4 8 (36.36%) ITIL
4 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 6 (27.27%) SLA
5 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 5 (22.73%) BMC
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Service Management
7 4 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (18.18%) CCTV
7 4 (18.18%) SAN
7 4 (18.18%) Remedy
7 4 (18.18%) LAN
7 4 (18.18%) WAN
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (18.18%) WorldPay
8 3 (13.64%) F5

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) LAN
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) MPLS
3 2 (9.09%) NAS
3 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) ATM
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.55%) FTP
4 1 (4.55%) RIP
4 1 (4.55%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
2 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
1 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) DevOps Specialist
2 2 (9.09%) IT Technical Manager
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Manager
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Test Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL DBA
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) CCTV
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) HP Storage
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Solaris
5 3 (13.64%) Unix
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 2 (9.09%) AIX
6 2 (9.09%) HPUX
6 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.55%) CentOS
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Test Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CCIE
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) COBIT
2 1 (4.55%) HIPAA
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) CFEngine
3 1 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.55%) OpenView
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) BMC
5 4 (18.18%) Remedy
5 4 (18.18%) WorldPay
6 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
6 3 (13.64%) F5
6 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
6 3 (13.64%) SAP
7 2 (9.09%) Dell
7 2 (9.09%) Perforce
8 1 (4.55%) Aruba
8 1 (4.55%) Infovista
8 1 (4.55%) Nortel
8 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
8 1 (4.55%) Splunk