The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 19 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +13
Contract jobs citing HP 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.73% 1.02% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 5.45% 2.41% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £265 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.81% -24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £265 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £265 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -3.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55 83 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 50.00% 42.13% 47.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 56 130
Average daily rate £450 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £265 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £612
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (33.33%) RequisitePro
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) RUP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (33.33%) RequisitePro
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Rational Robot
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) JavaBeans
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) W3C
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu
3 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky