The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.27% - -
As % of the Vendors category 9.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£210 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%
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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 Chelmsford region.

Vendors Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 43.59% 45.24% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 10
Average daily rate £363 £319 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £488 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Average hourly rate £13.25 £15.50 £8.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% +82.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Testing Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) F5