The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 15 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 8 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 6.61% 4.66% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 11.39% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£376 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £301 £337
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -10.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.68 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-8.83% +9.09%
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Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 79 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 52.89% 40.93% 48.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 11
Average daily rate £376 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £16.84 £31.56 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.64% -5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £31.56 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £43.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Chester

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) RDBMS
1 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) AIX
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Sun
3 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) Opsware
3 6 (40.00%) CMDB
4 5 (33.33%) YUI
4 5 (33.33%) NetScout
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (33.33%) Network Management
4 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (33.33%) BMC
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) HP NNM
4 5 (33.33%) Apache
4 5 (33.33%) CCIE
4 5 (33.33%) CCNP
4 5 (33.33%) CCNA
5 4 (26.67%) MVC

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) RDBMS
1 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Introscope
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Mockito
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) YUI
3 4 (26.67%) Catalyst
4 2 (13.33%) JAX-RPC
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) JDBC
4 2 (13.33%) Servlets
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) XSL
4 2 (13.33%) Spring
4 2 (13.33%) WSDL
4 2 (13.33%) RESTful
4 2 (13.33%) PowerMock
4 2 (13.33%) JAX-RS
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (40.00%) CMDB
2 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) AIX
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Web Development
1 5 (33.33%) Network Management
1 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) CCIE
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) Sun
1 6 (40.00%) Opsware
2 5 (33.33%) NetScout
2 5 (33.33%) BMC
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Perforce
4 2 (13.33%) Compuware
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Chester
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
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