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 25 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 21 35 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing HP 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.68% 0.47% 1.93%
As % of the Vendors category 4.84% 1.22% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £310 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -24.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £310 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £310 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+15.25% -5.08%
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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
62 82 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 55.36% 38.14% 44.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 59 115
Average daily rate £450 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £376 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £650 £602
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -5.86%

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

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) RequisitePro
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) RequisitePro
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Robot
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaBeans
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle