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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 89 91 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Contract jobs citing HP 128 110 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.21% 1.91% 1.58%
As % of the Vendors category 5.07% 4.29% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 73 82
Average daily rate
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£413 £378 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -7.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 7
Average hourly rate £17.98 £23.10 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.14% +0.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £92.00 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.66% +12.06%
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
2527 2566 3206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.73% 44.53% 45.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1875 1760 2211
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 50 116
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.16 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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.

1 108 (45.76%) Windows
2 89 (37.71%) Finance
3 70 (29.66%) VMware
4 63 (26.69%) Microsoft
5 59 (25.00%) SAN
6 53 (22.46%) Active Directory
7 52 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 51 (21.61%) Linux
8 51 (21.61%) Oracle
9 49 (20.76%) SQL
10 47 (19.92%) IBM
11 45 (19.07%) Citrix
11 45 (19.07%) ITIL
12 42 (17.80%) Cisco
13 40 (16.95%) UNIX
14 39 (16.53%) Banking
15 38 (16.10%) MS Excel
16 37 (15.68%) PowerShell
17 36 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
18 32 (13.56%) vSphere
19 31 (13.14%) SQL Server
19 31 (13.14%) Project Management
20 29 (12.29%) Windows Server 2003
20 29 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
20 29 (12.29%) 3PAR
21 28 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
22 26 (11.02%) DNS
22 26 (11.02%) LAN
22 26 (11.02%) Data Centre
23 25 (10.59%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 20 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.66%) IIS
4 7 (2.97%) Apache
5 6 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.12%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.69%) Lync
7 4 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.69%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.85%) Drupal
8 2 (0.85%) Jetty
8 2 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.85%) nginx
8 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 38 (16.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.51%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.27%) MS Project
4 3 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.69%) Exstream
3 1 (0.42%) RMDS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.42%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.42%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.42%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.42%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.42%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.27%) IaaS
3 2 (0.85%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.85%) Office 365
4 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (25.00%) SAN
2 26 (11.02%) DNS
2 26 (11.02%) LAN
3 25 (10.59%) WAN
4 23 (9.75%) TCP/IP
5 19 (8.05%) DHCP
6 17 (7.20%) NAS
7 16 (6.78%) Firewall
8 9 (3.81%) LDAP
9 8 (3.39%) Internet
10 7 (2.97%) VLAN
11 6 (2.54%) Wireless
11 6 (2.54%) Ethernet
11 6 (2.54%) FTP
12 5 (2.12%) SSL
12 5 (2.12%) Wireshark
12 5 (2.12%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (2.12%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (1.69%) SSH
13 4 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (6.36%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.97%) MySQL
6 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (2.12%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.69%) IDOL
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.42%) Big Data
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.42%) DB2
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.42%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 14 (5.93%) JIRA
2 8 (3.39%) Subversion
3 6 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.12%) Selenium
4 5 (2.12%) HP UFT
4 5 (2.12%) LoadRunner
4 5 (2.12%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.69%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.85%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.85%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.85%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.42%) Toad
8 1 (0.42%) JUnit
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.42%) ClearCase
General
1 89 (37.71%) Finance
2 39 (16.53%) Banking
3 13 (5.51%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.81%) Legal
4 9 (3.81%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.39%) Back Office
6 5 (2.12%) Advertising
7 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.27%) Law
8 3 (1.27%) Publishing
8 3 (1.27%) Wholesale Banking
9 2 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.85%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) German Language
10 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 40 (16.95%) Analyst
2 29 (12.29%) Administrator
3 20 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (7.63%) Consultant
5 17 (7.20%) Architect
6 16 (6.78%) Test Analyst
7 12 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (5.08%) Server Administrator
8 11 (4.66%) Windows Administrator
9 10 (4.24%) Developer
9 10 (4.24%) Desktop Engineer
10 9 (3.81%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.81%) Business Analyst
10 9 (3.81%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 8 (3.39%) Server Engineer
11 8 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (2.54%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (2.54%) DBA
12 6 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.54%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.51%) XML
2 11 (4.66%) .NET
3 10 (4.24%) SOAP
4 9 (3.81%) Middleware
4 9 (3.81%) SailPoint
5 8 (3.39%) Web Services
6 7 (2.97%) HTML
7 5 (2.12%) SPML
7 5 (2.12%) JSP
7 5 (2.12%) Servlets
8 4 (1.69%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.85%) LAMP
9 2 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.85%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.85%) JMS
9 2 (0.85%) CGI
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.85%) WCF
9 2 (0.85%) Django
10 1 (0.42%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (11.02%) Data Centre
3 18 (7.63%) Clustering
4 12 (5.08%) Replication
5 11 (4.66%) Blackberry
6 9 (3.81%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.97%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.97%) Fat Client
8 6 (2.54%) CMDB
8 6 (2.54%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.12%) iPad
9 5 (2.12%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.27%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.27%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.27%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.27%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.85%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 108 (45.76%) Windows
2 51 (21.61%) Linux
3 40 (16.95%) UNIX
4 29 (12.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (9.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (7.20%) AIX
9 15 (6.36%) Solaris
10 10 (4.24%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.97%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.69%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.69%) HPUX
12 4 (1.69%) SUSE
13 3 (1.27%) Debian
13 3 (1.27%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.85%) i5/OS
14 2 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.07%) ITIL
2 31 (13.14%) Project Management
3 29 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (9.32%) Migration
5 18 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (6.78%) Test Scripting
7 14 (5.93%) Automated Testing
7 14 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (5.93%) Service Management
8 13 (5.51%) Change Management
8 13 (5.51%) Asset Management
8 13 (5.51%) SDLC
9 11 (4.66%) E-Discovery
10 10 (4.24%) Change Control
10 10 (4.24%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (4.24%) Integration Testing
10 10 (4.24%) OO
11 9 (3.81%) PRINCE2
11 9 (3.81%) Service Delivery
11 9 (3.81%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.76%) SQL
2 37 (15.68%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.93%) Java
3 14 (5.93%) JavaScript
3 14 (5.93%) Shell Script
4 12 (5.08%) Perl
4 12 (5.08%) C
5 11 (4.66%) C#
5 11 (4.66%) Python
6 10 (4.24%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.81%) VB
8 8 (3.39%) VBScript
9 7 (2.97%) Ruby
10 6 (2.54%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.12%) Korn
11 5 (2.12%) BeanShell
12 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.42%) VBA
14 1 (0.42%) Lua
Qualifications
1 16 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.93%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (4.66%) Degree
4 11 (4.66%) MCSE
5 9 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.81%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.39%) ISTQB
7 7 (2.97%) ISEB
8 5 (2.12%) CCNA
9 4 (1.69%) MCSA
9 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.69%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.27%) CISM
10 3 (1.27%) CCIE
10 3 (1.27%) CISSP
10 3 (1.27%) HP APS
10 3 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.20%) QA
2 9 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.12%) Solvency II
4 4 (1.69%) SLA
5 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.85%) COREP
6 2 (0.85%) FINREP
7 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
System Software
1 53 (22.46%) Active Directory
2 52 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (13.56%) vSphere
4 19 (8.05%) XenApp
5 14 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (5.08%) Hyper-V
7 9 (3.81%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (3.81%) VMware ESX
8 6 (2.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (2.54%) VMware Server
8 6 (2.54%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (1.69%) Oracle Clusterware
9 4 (1.69%) KVM
9 4 (1.69%) NFS
9 4 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.27%) Xen
10 3 (1.27%) Docker
11 2 (0.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 25 (10.59%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (6.78%) OpenView
3 15 (6.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (5.51%) SCCM
4 13 (5.51%) SCOM
4 13 (5.51%) Puppet
5 12 (5.08%) Tivoli
6 9 (3.81%) NetBackup
6 9 (3.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 9 (3.81%) Data Guard
6 9 (3.81%) HP SIM
7 6 (2.54%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (2.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 4 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.69%) Control-M
9 4 (1.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 3 (1.27%) MOM
10 3 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 70 (29.66%) VMware
2 63 (26.69%) Microsoft
3 51 (21.61%) Oracle
4 47 (19.92%) IBM
5 45 (19.07%) Citrix
6 42 (17.80%) Cisco
7 29 (12.29%) 3PAR
8 23 (9.75%) Red Hat
9 21 (8.90%) BMC
10 19 (8.05%) NetApp
11 16 (6.78%) Remedy
11 16 (6.78%) EMC
12 13 (5.51%) Dell
12 13 (5.51%) Veritas
12 13 (5.51%) Symantec
13 12 (5.08%) Brocade
13 12 (5.08%) Sybase
14 10 (4.24%) Sun
15 8 (3.39%) CommVault
15 8 (3.39%) CheckPoint
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