The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 86 86 107
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Contract jobs citing HP 128 120 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.19% 2.08% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 5.06% 4.60% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 89 85
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £247 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 7
Average hourly rate £22.83 £22.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £20.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.85 £25.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £13.73
% change year-on-year
+22.80% +3.78%
HP
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2531 2607 3139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.38% 45.29% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1878 1797 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 115
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

HP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 106 (44.92%) Windows
2 89 (37.71%) Finance
3 73 (30.93%) VMware
4 59 (25.00%) SAN
5 58 (24.58%) Microsoft
6 55 (23.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 51 (21.61%) Linux
8 50 (21.19%) Citrix
9 48 (20.34%) Active Directory
9 48 (20.34%) Oracle
10 46 (19.49%) SQL
11 43 (18.22%) IBM
12 42 (17.80%) Cisco
12 42 (17.80%) ITIL
13 39 (16.53%) UNIX
14 37 (15.68%) Banking
15 36 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 35 (14.83%) MS Excel
16 35 (14.83%) Windows Server 2008
17 34 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
17 34 (14.41%) Red Hat
18 32 (13.56%) SQL Server
19 29 (12.29%) DNS
19 29 (12.29%) vSphere
20 27 (11.44%) 3PAR
20 27 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
20 27 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
20 27 (11.44%) PowerShell
21 26 (11.02%) LAN
21 26 (11.02%) Project Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (7.63%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.66%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.81%) IIS
4 6 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.12%) Lync
5 5 (2.12%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.12%) Apache
6 4 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.27%) CMS
7 3 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.85%) Drupal
8 2 (0.85%) Jetty
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 35 (14.83%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.36%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.27%) MS Project
5 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.85%) BASE24
3 2 (0.85%) Exstream
4 1 (0.42%) RMDS
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 1 (0.42%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.42%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.42%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.42%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.42%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.69%) IaaS
3 3 (1.27%) Office 365
3 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.85%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (25.00%) SAN
2 29 (12.29%) DNS
3 26 (11.02%) LAN
4 25 (10.59%) Firewall
5 23 (9.75%) TCP/IP
6 22 (9.32%) WAN
7 21 (8.90%) DHCP
8 17 (7.20%) VLAN
9 14 (5.93%) NAS
10 10 (4.24%) HTTP
11 9 (3.81%) Wireless
11 9 (3.81%) OSPF
11 9 (3.81%) BGP
12 8 (3.39%) SSL
12 8 (3.39%) LDAP
13 7 (2.97%) VPN
13 7 (2.97%) FTP
13 7 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (2.97%) Network Security
14 6 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.20%) Oracle Database
3 14 (5.93%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (4.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.54%) MySQL
7 6 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.12%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.69%) IDOL
10 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.85%) NonStop SQL
11 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (5.93%) JIRA
2 7 (2.97%) Subversion
3 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.27%) Selenium
4 3 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.85%) WinDbg
5 2 (0.85%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.85%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.85%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.85%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.42%) Rational Robot
6 1 (0.42%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.42%) Toad
6 1 (0.42%) JUnit
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.42%) TestNG
6 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 89 (37.71%) Finance
2 37 (15.68%) Banking
3 14 (5.93%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.81%) Legal
5 8 (3.39%) Advertising
6 7 (2.97%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.69%) Back Office
9 3 (1.27%) Front Office
9 3 (1.27%) Law
10 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Marketing
11 1 (0.42%) German Language
11 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (13.98%) Administrator
2 31 (13.14%) Analyst
3 23 (9.75%) Consultant
4 22 (9.32%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (7.20%) Architect
6 15 (6.36%) Developer
7 13 (5.51%) Test Analyst
7 13 (5.51%) Server Administrator
8 12 (5.08%) Windows Administrator
8 12 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (4.24%) Desktop Engineer
10 9 (3.81%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 8 (3.39%) Project Manager
12 7 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.97%) Infrastructure Architect
12 7 (2.97%) Server Engineer
13 6 (2.54%) UNIX Administrator
13 6 (2.54%) SQL DBA
13 6 (2.54%) Oracle DBA
13 6 (2.54%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.36%) SOAP
2 12 (5.08%) XML
3 9 (3.81%) .NET
4 8 (3.39%) Web Services
5 7 (2.97%) SailPoint
6 5 (2.12%) HTML
7 4 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (1.69%) Middleware
8 3 (1.27%) JSP
8 3 (1.27%) Servlets
8 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.27%) SPML
9 2 (0.85%) Django
9 2 (0.85%) WCF
9 2 (0.85%) CGI
9 2 (0.85%) JMS
9 2 (0.85%) FIXML
9 2 (0.85%) FpML
9 2 (0.85%) LAMP
9 2 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (11.02%) Data Centre
3 21 (8.90%) Clustering
4 13 (5.51%) Replication
5 10 (4.24%) Thin Client
5 10 (4.24%) Blackberry
5 10 (4.24%) Fat Client
6 8 (3.39%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.54%) CMDB
7 6 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.12%) iPad
9 4 (1.69%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.69%) Tandem
10 3 (1.27%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.27%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.85%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 106 (44.92%) Windows
2 51 (21.61%) Linux
3 39 (16.53%) UNIX
4 36 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (14.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (7.20%) Solaris
8 17 (7.20%) AIX
9 9 (3.81%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.54%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.69%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.69%) HPUX
11 4 (1.69%) SUSE
12 3 (1.27%) Debian
12 3 (1.27%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.85%) i5/OS
13 2 (0.85%) zOS
14 1 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.80%) ITIL
2 27 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (11.02%) Project Management
4 23 (9.75%) Migration
5 21 (8.90%) Service Management
6 14 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (5.93%) Business Analysis
6 14 (5.93%) SDLC
7 13 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (5.51%) Change Management
8 12 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (4.66%) Test Scripting
9 11 (4.66%) Load Balancing
9 11 (4.66%) Automated Testing
9 11 (4.66%) Asset Management
10 10 (4.24%) E-Discovery
10 10 (4.24%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 9 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (3.81%) Server Building
11 9 (3.81%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.49%) SQL
2 27 (11.44%) PowerShell
3 18 (7.63%) C
4 16 (6.78%) Perl
5 14 (5.93%) Python
6 12 (5.08%) Shell Script
6 12 (5.08%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.66%) Java
8 10 (4.24%) C#
8 10 (4.24%) VB
8 10 (4.24%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.39%) Ruby
10 7 (2.97%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.54%) VBScript
12 5 (2.12%) Korn
13 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.27%) BeanShell
14 3 (1.27%) PHP
15 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (5.08%) Degree
5 10 (4.24%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.24%) MCSE
6 7 (2.97%) CCIE
6 7 (2.97%) CCNP
6 7 (2.97%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.54%) ISEB
8 5 (2.12%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.69%) CCSE
9 4 (1.69%) CCNA
10 3 (1.27%) CISM
10 3 (1.27%) CISSP
10 3 (1.27%) HP APS
10 3 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.36%) QA
2 9 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.12%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.27%) SLA
5 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.85%) COREP
5 2 (0.85%) FINREP
6 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.42%) Basel III
System Software
1 55 (23.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (20.34%) Active Directory
3 29 (12.29%) vSphere
4 19 (8.05%) XenApp
5 10 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (3.81%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (3.81%) VMware ESX
7 7 (2.97%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.54%) VMware Server
8 6 (2.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.54%) KVM
9 5 (2.12%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (1.69%) NFS
10 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.69%) Oracle Clusterware
11 3 (1.27%) Docker
11 3 (1.27%) Xen
12 2 (0.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 23 (9.75%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (6.36%) Puppet
3 13 (5.51%) SCOM
3 13 (5.51%) OpenView
4 12 (5.08%) SCCM
5 11 (4.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 11 (4.66%) HP SIM
6 9 (3.81%) Tivoli
6 9 (3.81%) Data Guard
7 8 (3.39%) HP SiteScope
7 8 (3.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 8 (3.39%) NetBackup
8 6 (2.54%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (2.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 4 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 3 (1.27%) MOM
10 3 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (1.27%) Control-M
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 73 (30.93%) VMware
2 58 (24.58%) Microsoft
3 50 (21.19%) Citrix
4 48 (20.34%) Oracle
5 43 (18.22%) IBM
6 42 (17.80%) Cisco
7 34 (14.41%) Red Hat
8 27 (11.44%) 3PAR
9 22 (9.32%) BMC
10 19 (8.05%) NetApp
11 15 (6.36%) EMC
12 14 (5.93%) Remedy
12 14 (5.93%) Brocade
13 13 (5.51%) Symantec
13 13 (5.51%) CheckPoint
14 11 (4.66%) F5
15 10 (4.24%) Sybase
15 10 (4.24%) Dell
16 9 (3.81%) Juniper
16 9 (3.81%) CommVault
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