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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 97 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing HP 91 113 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.84% 1.98% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 4.64% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 73 95
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £550 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.88 £15.75 £13.98
% change year-on-year
-11.90% +12.70%
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
2090 2436 2465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.26% 42.77% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1527 1668 1737
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.42 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £33.18 £111.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

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 6 March 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 84 (40.38%) Windows
2 62 (29.81%) VMware
3 58 (27.88%) Finance
4 49 (23.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 47 (22.60%) Cisco
6 44 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (20.19%) SQL
8 41 (19.71%) Banking
9 40 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
10 39 (18.75%) Citrix
11 38 (18.27%) Microsoft
11 38 (18.27%) Firewall
12 37 (17.79%) Active Directory
13 36 (17.31%) SAN
14 34 (16.35%) DNS
15 31 (14.90%) Linux
16 30 (14.42%) ITIL
17 28 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
18 27 (12.98%) Red Hat
19 26 (12.50%) Migration
20 24 (11.54%) DHCP
21 23 (11.06%) Oracle
22 22 (10.58%) LAN
22 22 (10.58%) JIRA
23 21 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
23 21 (10.10%) Cisco Certification
24 20 (9.62%) SQL Server
24 20 (9.62%) vSphere
24 20 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
25 19 (9.13%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 16 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.73%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.33%) IIS
3 9 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.88%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.92%) Apache
6 4 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.92%) Lync
7 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.96%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.96%) CMS
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.48%) Exstream Dialogue
9 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.48%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.48%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (8.17%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.73%) MS Office
3 7 (3.37%) MS Project
4 5 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.44%) BASE24
2 3 (1.44%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.96%) CA PPM
3 2 (0.96%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.48%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.48%) Exstream
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.48%) Agresso
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) IaaS
2 2 (0.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (18.27%) Firewall
2 36 (17.31%) SAN
3 34 (16.35%) DNS
4 24 (11.54%) DHCP
5 22 (10.58%) LAN
6 19 (9.13%) VLAN
7 16 (7.69%) WAN
8 14 (6.73%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (6.25%) HTTP
9 13 (6.25%) OSPF
9 13 (6.25%) BGP
10 11 (5.29%) TCP/IP
10 11 (5.29%) Network Security
11 9 (4.33%) SSL
11 9 (4.33%) NetScreen
11 9 (4.33%) Wireless
12 7 (3.37%) BIG-IP
12 7 (3.37%) VPN
12 7 (3.37%) DMVPN
12 7 (3.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.33%) MySQL
3 6 (2.88%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.40%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.40%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.92%) NonStop SQL
5 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.48%) Big Data
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.48%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.48%) IDOL
7 1 (0.48%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.48%) MS Access
7 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (10.58%) JIRA
2 7 (3.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (2.88%) LoadRunner
4 5 (2.40%) JUnit
4 5 (2.40%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.44%) PHPUnit
5 3 (1.44%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.44%) Rational Robot
5 3 (1.44%) Selenium
6 2 (0.96%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.96%) Rational Functional Tester
6 2 (0.96%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.96%) JMeter
6 2 (0.96%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.96%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.96%) RequisitePro
6 2 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.48%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.48%) TestLink
General
1 58 (27.88%) Finance
2 41 (19.71%) Banking
3 17 (8.17%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.37%) Advertising
6 4 (1.92%) Retail
7 2 (0.96%) German Language
7 2 (0.96%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.48%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 44 (21.15%) Analyst
2 21 (10.10%) Test Analyst
3 19 (9.13%) Consultant
4 13 (6.25%) Administrator
5 11 (5.29%) Architect
6 10 (4.81%) Test Manager
7 9 (4.33%) Business Analyst
7 9 (4.33%) Developer
7 9 (4.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (3.37%) Test Engineer
10 6 (2.88%) Security Specialist
10 6 (2.88%) Project Manager
10 6 (2.88%) Tester
10 6 (2.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (2.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 6 (2.88%) Network Specialist
10 6 (2.88%) Network Security Specialist
10 6 (2.88%) Storage Engineer
11 5 (2.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.65%) SOAP
2 11 (5.29%) XML
3 6 (2.88%) .NET
3 6 (2.88%) FIXML
3 6 (2.88%) FpML
4 5 (2.40%) REST
4 5 (2.40%) HTML
5 4 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (1.44%) Symfony
6 3 (1.44%) CSS
6 3 (1.44%) HTML5
6 3 (1.44%) CSS3
6 3 (1.44%) Backbone.js
6 3 (1.44%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.96%) Web Services
7 2 (0.96%) jQuery
7 2 (0.96%) JSON
7 2 (0.96%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.96%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.69%) Replication
3 14 (6.73%) Thin Client
3 14 (6.73%) Fat Client
4 13 (6.25%) Clustering
5 7 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.88%) Derivative
7 5 (2.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (2.40%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.92%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.92%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.44%) Tandem
9 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.96%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.96%) CMDB
10 2 (0.96%) Open Source
10 2 (0.96%) CESG
10 2 (0.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 84 (40.38%) Windows
2 44 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (14.90%) Linux
4 28 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (8.17%) UNIX
6 15 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (5.77%) Windows 7
8 12 (5.77%) Solaris
9 7 (3.37%) AIX
10 6 (2.88%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.96%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.96%) Android
12 2 (0.96%) HPUX
13 1 (0.48%) NetWare
13 1 (0.48%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.48%) SUSE
13 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (14.42%) ITIL
2 26 (12.50%) Migration
3 21 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (8.65%) Service Management
5 16 (7.69%) Change Management
6 15 (7.21%) Business Analysis
7 14 (6.73%) BPR
8 12 (5.77%) OO
8 12 (5.77%) Load Balancing
8 12 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (5.29%) Test Management
9 11 (5.29%) Business Process Improvement
10 9 (4.33%) Software Testing
10 9 (4.33%) PRINCE2
10 9 (4.33%) E-Commerce
10 9 (4.33%) Project Management
11 8 (3.85%) Regression Testing
11 8 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (3.37%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 42 (20.19%) SQL
2 15 (7.21%) C
3 12 (5.77%) Perl
3 12 (5.77%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.33%) Java
5 8 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.85%) C#
6 7 (3.37%) VBScript
7 6 (2.88%) PHP
8 5 (2.40%) Python
8 5 (2.40%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.92%) Ruby
10 3 (1.44%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.96%) VBA
11 2 (0.96%) VB
11 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.48%) C++
12 1 (0.48%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (10.10%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.29%) CCNP
2 11 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.81%) MCSE
3 10 (4.81%) ISEB
4 8 (3.85%) CCIE
4 8 (3.85%) VCP4
4 8 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (3.37%) Degree
5 7 (3.37%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.37%) CCSE
6 5 (2.40%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (2.40%) CCNA
6 5 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.40%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.92%) CISSP
7 4 (1.92%) CISM
8 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) P3O
2 3 (1.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.96%) SLA
3 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.48%) COREP
4 1 (0.48%) FINREP
4 1 (0.48%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.48%) Basel III
4 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 49 (23.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (17.79%) Active Directory
3 20 (9.62%) vSphere
4 11 (5.29%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.81%) VMware ESX
6 9 (4.33%) XenApp
7 8 (3.85%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.88%) KVM
9 5 (2.40%) VMware Server
9 5 (2.40%) ProxySG
10 3 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.44%) RHEV
11 2 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.96%) XenServer
11 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.48%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.48%) NFS
12 1 (0.48%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 40 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (6.25%) SCCM
3 11 (5.29%) HP SiteScope
4 10 (4.81%) Puppet
5 7 (3.37%) HP SIM
5 7 (3.37%) Tivoli
6 6 (2.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 6 (2.88%) SCOM
7 5 (2.40%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.92%) OpenView
8 4 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.92%) Control-M
8 4 (1.92%) SCVMM
8 4 (1.92%) OPNET
9 3 (1.44%) BladeLogic
9 3 (1.44%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.96%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.96%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.96%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 62 (29.81%) VMware
2 47 (22.60%) Cisco
3 39 (18.75%) Citrix
4 38 (18.27%) Microsoft
5 27 (12.98%) Red Hat
6 23 (11.06%) Oracle
7 19 (9.13%) CheckPoint
8 18 (8.65%) NetApp
9 15 (7.21%) EMC
10 14 (6.73%) Juniper
10 14 (6.73%) F5
11 13 (6.25%) 3PAR
11 13 (6.25%) IBM
12 12 (5.77%) Murex
12 12 (5.77%) BMC
12 12 (5.77%) Blue Coat
13 10 (4.81%) SAP
14 9 (4.33%) Dell
15 8 (3.85%) Brocade
16 7 (3.37%) Infoblox
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