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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 41 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing HP 27 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.60% 4.11% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 7.76% 9.89% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £213 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.58% -43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £187 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £382 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -5.08%
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
348 263 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.34% 41.55% 47.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 117 161
Average daily rate £315 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £150 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 26 54
Average hourly rate £16.72 £18.55 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.86% +54.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.60 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 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
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 21 November 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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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
Cambridge +1 17 £320 +68.42% 3
Peterborough -4 3 £225 -
Huntingdon - - - -
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 26 (46.43%) Windows
2 22 (39.29%) VMware
3 21 (37.50%) Linux
3 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 16 (28.57%) Firewall
6 15 (26.79%) ITIL
6 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
7 14 (25.00%) Cisco
8 12 (21.43%) Citrix
8 12 (21.43%) SAN
8 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (19.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
9 11 (19.64%) Nagios
10 10 (17.86%) Red Hat
10 10 (17.86%) IBM
10 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
11 9 (16.07%) LAN
12 8 (14.29%) Oracle
12 8 (14.29%) UNIX
12 8 (14.29%) WAN
12 8 (14.29%) Puppet
13 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (12.50%) VPN
13 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 7 (12.50%) SQL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.14%) Apache Pig
4 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) Firewall
2 12 (21.43%) SAN
3 9 (16.07%) LAN
4 8 (14.29%) WAN
5 7 (12.50%) VPN
5 7 (12.50%) Wireless
6 6 (10.71%) DNS
6 6 (10.71%) MPLS
6 6 (10.71%) DHCP
7 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.14%) ISDN
9 3 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.57%) PBX
10 2 (3.57%) VoIP
10 2 (3.57%) WLAN
10 2 (3.57%) SSL
10 2 (3.57%) VLAN
10 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.79%) JMeter
3 1 (1.79%) Maven
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (12.50%) Consultant
4 6 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Support Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Django
2 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.79%) Spring
3 1 (1.79%) Java EE
3 1 (1.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 4 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.36%) Replication
3 3 (5.36%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) PKI
3 3 (5.36%) CCTV
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.57%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Linux
3 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (19.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.29%) UNIX
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (7.14%) Android
9 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.57%) Debian
10 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.57%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.79%) AIX
11 1 (1.79%) HPUX
11 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) ITIL
2 4 (7.14%) UML
2 4 (7.14%) Service Management
2 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (7.14%) MapReduce
2 4 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
2 4 (7.14%) Analytics
3 3 (5.36%) Change Control
3 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (5.36%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
3 3 (5.36%) Migration
4 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.57%) Change Management
4 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.79%) Low Latency
5 1 (1.79%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) Python
2 5 (8.93%) Java
3 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) PHP
4 1 (1.79%) Tcl
4 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (5.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.57%) MCSE
2 2 (3.57%) CCNA
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.57%) NCDA
2 2 (3.57%) NCIE
2 2 (3.57%) VCAP
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.57%) MCTS
2 2 (3.57%) MCITP
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
3 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.36%) vSphere
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.57%) XenServer
7 1 (1.79%) Novell eDirectory
7 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) Nagios
2 8 (14.29%) Puppet
3 5 (8.93%) SCCM
4 3 (5.36%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (5.36%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.79%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.79%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) VMware
2 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.00%) Cisco
4 12 (21.43%) Citrix
5 10 (17.86%) IBM
5 10 (17.86%) Red Hat
6 8 (14.29%) Oracle
7 6 (10.71%) Dell
8 5 (8.93%) EMC
8 5 (8.93%) Nortel
8 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
8 5 (8.93%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.14%) NetApp
9 4 (7.14%) Vertica
9 4 (7.14%) Infobright
10 3 (5.36%) Remedy
10 3 (5.36%) McAfee
10 3 (5.36%) Clearswift
10 3 (5.36%) Juniper
10 3 (5.36%) BMC