The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 98 117 71
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -46
Contract jobs citing HP 100 104 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.75% 1.46% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.94% 3.20% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 81 131
Average daily rate
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£378 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Average hourly rate £23.50 £16.75 £17.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.29% -6.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £10.50 £15.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.60 £25.75 £17.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.17%
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2538 3252 3348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.32% 45.74% 42.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 2274 2284
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 108 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £50.70 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
HP
London

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014, 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 99 (41.08%) Windows
2 68 (28.22%) VMware
3 67 (27.80%) Finance
4 58 (24.07%) Active Directory
5 57 (23.65%) Banking
6 56 (23.24%) ITIL
7 50 (20.75%) SAN
8 49 (20.33%) Microsoft
8 49 (20.33%) Security Cleared
9 46 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 42 (17.43%) Cisco
11 42 (17.43%) Linux
12 38 (15.77%) HP Quality Center
13 34 (14.11%) SQL
14 33 (13.69%) Oracle
15 30 (12.45%) MS Exchange
15 30 (12.45%) DV Cleared
16 27 (11.20%) UNIX
16 27 (11.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 24 (9.96%) MS Office
18 23 (9.54%) Citrix
18 23 (9.54%) Windows 7
18 23 (9.54%) Investment Banking
19 22 (9.13%) EMC
19 22 (9.13%) IBM
19 22 (9.13%) Firewall
20 20 (8.30%) SC Cleared
21 19 (7.88%) SCCM
21 19 (7.88%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 30 (12.45%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (4.15%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.90%) IBM Notes
6 6 (2.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.66%) Apache
7 4 (1.66%) CMS
8 3 (1.24%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.83%) IIS
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.83%) Lync
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.41%) SAS
10 1 (0.41%) Documentum
10 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (9.96%) MS Office
2 17 (7.05%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.83%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.41%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.41%) Eikon
2 1 (0.41%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.41%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.24%) IaaS
2 1 (0.41%) PaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (20.75%) SAN
2 22 (9.13%) Firewall
3 18 (7.47%) WAN
4 16 (6.64%) LAN
5 15 (6.22%) DNS
6 13 (5.39%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.15%) DHCP
8 9 (3.73%) NAS
9 8 (3.32%) VPN
10 7 (2.90%) Wireless
11 6 (2.49%) iSCSI
11 6 (2.49%) VoIP
11 6 (2.49%) NetScaler
12 5 (2.07%) Multicast
13 4 (1.66%) Network Security
13 4 (1.66%) SNMP
13 4 (1.66%) NetScreen
13 4 (1.66%) Unified Communications
14 3 (1.24%) FCoE
14 3 (1.24%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.24%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.83%) VLDB
4 2 (0.83%) MySQL
4 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.83%) IDOL
4 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.41%) Informix
5 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.41%) QlikView
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (6.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (6.22%) LoadRunner
3 14 (5.81%) Selenium
4 12 (4.98%) JIRA
5 10 (4.15%) WebDriver
6 8 (3.32%) Rational Performance Tester
7 6 (2.49%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.49%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.07%) JMeter
9 4 (1.66%) Maven
9 4 (1.66%) FitNesse
9 4 (1.66%) Ant
9 4 (1.66%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.66%) Apache Ivy
10 3 (1.24%) JBehave
10 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.24%) eggPlant
11 2 (0.83%) Subversion
11 2 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 67 (27.80%) Finance
2 57 (23.65%) Banking
3 23 (9.54%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.98%) Legal
5 8 (3.32%) Retail
6 7 (2.90%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.66%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.66%) Back Office
8 3 (1.24%) Front Office
8 3 (1.24%) Law
8 3 (1.24%) German Language
9 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.41%) French Language
10 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 48 (19.92%) Analyst
2 31 (12.86%) Tester
3 20 (8.30%) Architect
4 18 (7.47%) Administrator
5 14 (5.81%) Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (4.98%) Support Engineer
6 12 (4.98%) Service Analyst
6 12 (4.98%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (4.56%) Test Analyst
7 11 (4.56%) Performance Tester
8 10 (4.15%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (3.73%) Desktop Support
9 9 (3.73%) Network Engineer
9 9 (3.73%) Consultant
9 9 (3.73%) Systems Tester
10 8 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (3.32%) Developer
10 8 (3.32%) Support Analyst
11 7 (2.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (2.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.73%) Middleware
2 7 (2.90%) Web Services
3 5 (2.07%) SOAP
4 4 (1.66%) .NET
4 4 (1.66%) J2EE
4 4 (1.66%) HTML
5 3 (1.24%) XML
5 3 (1.24%) RESTful
6 2 (0.83%) JSON
6 2 (0.83%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.83%) Silverlight
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.83%) J2ME
6 2 (0.83%) WAP
6 2 (0.83%) REST
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.41%) LAMP
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.81%) Computer Science
1 14 (5.81%) Clustering
2 13 (5.39%) Blackberry
2 13 (5.39%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.98%) Fixed Income
4 10 (4.15%) Replication
4 10 (4.15%) SWIFT
5 8 (3.32%) Social Network
5 8 (3.32%) EMC Centera
6 7 (2.90%) iPad
7 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.07%) CMDB
8 4 (1.66%) Derivative
8 4 (1.66%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.24%) CLARiiON
9 3 (1.24%) Statistics
10 2 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.83%) RMADS
10 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.83%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 99 (41.08%) Windows
2 44 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (17.43%) Linux
4 27 (11.20%) UNIX
4 27 (11.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (9.54%) Windows 7
6 19 (7.88%) Windows XP
7 17 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (5.39%) Solaris
9 12 (4.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.07%) Windows 2000
10 5 (2.07%) AIX
11 4 (1.66%) HPUX
11 4 (1.66%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.24%) VMS
12 3 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.83%) Android
13 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.24%) ITIL
2 18 (7.47%) Service Management
3 17 (7.05%) Migration
4 16 (6.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (6.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (6.22%) Test Scripting
5 15 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (5.39%) Service Delivery
7 12 (4.98%) Test Automation
7 12 (4.98%) Test Management
8 11 (4.56%) Configuration Management
8 11 (4.56%) Problem Management
9 10 (4.15%) Integration Testing
9 10 (4.15%) System Testing
9 10 (4.15%) Project Management
10 9 (3.73%) Incident Management
10 9 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (3.73%) Load Testing
10 9 (3.73%) Stress Testing
11 8 (3.32%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.11%) SQL
2 15 (6.22%) Java
3 13 (5.39%) PowerShell
4 12 (4.98%) Perl
5 8 (3.32%) C
6 6 (2.49%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.07%) Python
7 5 (2.07%) C#
7 5 (2.07%) VB
8 4 (1.66%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.66%) C++
9 2 (0.83%) XPath
9 2 (0.83%) Korn
9 2 (0.83%) Groovy
9 2 (0.83%) XQuery
9 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.83%) VBA
9 2 (0.83%) VBScript
10 1 (0.41%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 49 (20.33%) Security Cleared
2 30 (12.45%) DV Cleared
3 20 (8.30%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.81%) ISEB
5 12 (4.98%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.90%) CCNP
7 6 (2.49%) Degree
8 5 (2.07%) MCITP
9 4 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.66%) JNCIS
9 4 (1.66%) MCP
9 4 (1.66%) MCSE
10 2 (0.83%) VCDX
10 2 (0.83%) CBAP
10 2 (0.83%) CCNA
10 2 (0.83%) CCDA
10 2 (0.83%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.39%) QA
2 9 (3.73%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.66%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 58 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 46 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.39%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.98%) XenApp
4 12 (4.98%) vSphere
5 9 (3.73%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (2.49%) XenServer
7 6 (2.49%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.07%) NFS
9 4 (1.66%) Xen
10 3 (1.24%) KVM
10 3 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (1.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.83%) Samba
11 2 (0.83%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.83%) RHEV
11 2 (0.83%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (15.77%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (7.88%) SCCM
3 14 (5.81%) NetBackup
4 8 (3.32%) Tivoli
4 8 (3.32%) HP SIM
5 6 (2.49%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (2.07%) Puppet
6 5 (2.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (2.07%) SCOM
6 5 (2.07%) HP NNM
7 4 (1.66%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (1.66%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (1.24%) ARCserve
8 3 (1.24%) OpenView
9 2 (0.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.83%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (0.83%) Nagios
9 2 (0.83%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 68 (28.22%) VMware
2 49 (20.33%) Microsoft
3 42 (17.43%) Cisco
4 33 (13.69%) Oracle
5 23 (9.54%) Citrix
6 22 (9.13%) EMC
6 22 (9.13%) IBM
7 16 (6.64%) Red Hat
8 15 (6.22%) NetApp
9 14 (5.81%) Symantec
10 13 (5.39%) Dell
11 11 (4.56%) F5
11 11 (4.56%) Sun
12 9 (3.73%) Brocade
13 8 (3.32%) ProCurve
13 8 (3.32%) Juniper
14 7 (2.90%) 3PAR
14 7 (2.90%) Lotus
15 6 (2.49%) Apple
15 6 (2.49%) Veritas
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £297 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £525 - £565 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £545 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago