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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 94 84 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing HP 116 142 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.09% 2.32% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.87% 5.23% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 108 92
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Average hourly rate £22.83 £20.35 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.18% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.36 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.66 £23.05 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £13.86 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+19.81% +1.11%
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
2384 2715 2924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.93% 44.35% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1909 2071
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 44 102
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £27.50 £104.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 93 (43.46%) Windows
2 71 (33.18%) Finance
3 68 (31.78%) VMware
4 54 (25.23%) SAN
4 54 (25.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 52 (24.30%) Citrix
6 48 (22.43%) Microsoft
7 45 (21.03%) Linux
8 43 (20.09%) Cisco
9 41 (19.16%) Oracle
10 39 (18.22%) ITIL
11 37 (17.29%) SQL
11 37 (17.29%) Active Directory
12 36 (16.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 35 (16.36%) IBM
14 33 (15.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 32 (14.95%) UNIX
16 31 (14.49%) Red Hat
16 31 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (14.02%) DNS
18 28 (13.08%) vSphere
19 27 (12.62%) Firewall
19 27 (12.62%) SQL Server
19 27 (12.62%) MS Excel
20 26 (12.15%) Banking
20 26 (12.15%) 3PAR
20 26 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
21 24 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
21 24 (11.21%) DHCP
22 23 (10.75%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 11 (5.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.87%) Apache
4 4 (1.87%) Lync
4 4 (1.87%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.40%) CMS
5 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.40%) IIS
5 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.93%) nginx
6 2 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.93%) Drupal
6 2 (0.93%) Jetty
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.47%) GroupWise
Applications
1 27 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.61%) MS Office
3 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.87%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.40%) Exstream
4 2 (0.93%) BASE24
4 2 (0.93%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 1 (0.47%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.47%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.47%) RMDS
5 1 (0.47%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.47%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.87%) IaaS
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.93%) Office 365
5 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (25.23%) SAN
2 30 (14.02%) DNS
3 27 (12.62%) Firewall
4 24 (11.21%) DHCP
5 23 (10.75%) LAN
6 19 (8.88%) TCP/IP
6 19 (8.88%) VLAN
7 18 (8.41%) WAN
8 14 (6.54%) OSPF
8 14 (6.54%) BGP
9 12 (5.61%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (5.61%) HTTP
10 11 (5.14%) Network Security
11 9 (4.21%) Wireless
11 9 (4.21%) NAS
12 8 (3.74%) LDAP
12 8 (3.74%) SSL
12 8 (3.74%) NetScreen
13 7 (3.27%) DMVPN
13 7 (3.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.07%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (4.21%) MySQL
4 9 (4.21%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.80%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.34%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.87%) IDOL
8 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.40%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.93%) NonStop SQL
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.47%) Big Data
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.47%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (6.07%) JIRA
2 5 (2.34%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.40%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.40%) Selenium
3 3 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.40%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.93%) PHPUnit
4 2 (0.93%) WinDbg
4 2 (0.93%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.47%) TestLink
5 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.47%) JMeter
5 1 (0.47%) Rational Robot
5 1 (0.47%) MSI
5 1 (0.47%) Toad
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 71 (33.18%) Finance
2 26 (12.15%) Banking
3 9 (4.21%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.27%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.27%) Legal
4 7 (3.27%) Advertising
5 6 (2.80%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.40%) Law
6 3 (1.40%) Back Office
7 2 (0.93%) Retail
7 2 (0.93%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) Front Office
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 29 (13.55%) Analyst
2 22 (10.28%) Administrator
3 21 (9.81%) Consultant
4 16 (7.48%) Architect
5 14 (6.54%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (6.07%) Developer
7 12 (5.61%) Server Administrator
7 12 (5.61%) Test Analyst
8 10 (4.67%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (4.21%) Windows Administrator
10 8 (3.74%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.27%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.80%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (2.80%) SQL DBA
12 6 (2.80%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (2.80%) Storage Specialist
12 6 (2.80%) Security Specialist
12 6 (2.80%) Network Specialist
12 6 (2.80%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.94%) SOAP
2 13 (6.07%) XML
3 9 (4.21%) .NET
4 7 (3.27%) SailPoint
5 6 (2.80%) HTML
5 6 (2.80%) Web Services
6 4 (1.87%) Middleware
7 3 (1.40%) SPML
7 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.40%) CSS
7 3 (1.40%) JSP
7 3 (1.40%) Servlets
8 2 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.93%) Django
8 2 (0.93%) WCF
8 2 (0.93%) Symfony
8 2 (0.93%) Application Packaging
8 2 (0.93%) CGI
8 2 (0.93%) FIXML
8 2 (0.93%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.75%) Data Centre
3 19 (8.88%) Clustering
4 14 (6.54%) Fat Client
4 14 (6.54%) Thin Client
5 13 (6.07%) Replication
6 6 (2.80%) CMDB
6 6 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.34%) iPad
7 5 (2.34%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.87%) Tandem
9 3 (1.40%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.93%) PKI
10 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 93 (43.46%) Windows
2 45 (21.03%) Linux
3 36 (16.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (15.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (14.95%) UNIX
6 26 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (9.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (7.01%) AIX
9 11 (5.14%) Solaris
10 10 (4.67%) Windows 7
11 5 (2.34%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.87%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.40%) SUSE
13 3 (1.40%) Debian
13 3 (1.40%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.93%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.93%) HPUX
15 1 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.47%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.22%) ITIL
2 24 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (10.75%) Project Management
4 22 (10.28%) Service Management
5 20 (9.35%) Migration
6 15 (7.01%) Business Analysis
7 14 (6.54%) Change Management
7 14 (6.54%) SDLC
8 13 (6.07%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (6.07%) Load Balancing
9 12 (5.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (5.61%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (5.14%) OO
10 11 (5.14%) Test Scripting
10 11 (5.14%) Asset Management
11 10 (4.67%) BPR
11 10 (4.67%) Business Process Improvement
11 10 (4.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 9 (4.21%) Server Building
12 9 (4.21%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 37 (17.29%) SQL
2 19 (8.88%) C
2 19 (8.88%) PowerShell
3 14 (6.54%) Python
4 13 (6.07%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.14%) Perl
6 10 (4.67%) C#
6 10 (4.67%) Java
7 9 (4.21%) Shell Script
7 9 (4.21%) Ruby
8 7 (3.27%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.27%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.34%) PHP
9 5 (2.34%) VB
10 4 (1.87%) Korn
11 3 (1.40%) BeanShell
11 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.40%) VBScript
12 1 (0.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (8.88%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.07%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.14%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (5.14%) MCSE
5 10 (4.67%) Degree
5 10 (4.67%) CCNP
6 9 (4.21%) DV Cleared
7 8 (3.74%) CCIE
8 7 (3.27%) ISTQB
8 7 (3.27%) CCSE
9 4 (1.87%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.87%) ISEB
10 3 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.40%) CISM
10 3 (1.40%) CISSP
10 3 (1.40%) CCNA
11 2 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.93%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.07%) QA
2 9 (4.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.40%) SLA
3 3 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.93%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.93%) COREP
4 2 (0.93%) FINREP
5 1 (0.47%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.47%) Basel III
5 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (25.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (17.29%) Active Directory
3 28 (13.08%) vSphere
4 15 (7.01%) XenApp
5 9 (4.21%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (3.27%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.27%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (2.80%) VMware Server
7 6 (2.80%) KVM
8 4 (1.87%) ProxySG
8 4 (1.87%) Oracle Clusterware
9 3 (1.40%) Docker
9 3 (1.40%) NFS
9 3 (1.40%) Xen
9 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.40%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (10.75%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (7.94%) Puppet
3 10 (4.67%) HP SiteScope
4 9 (4.21%) HP SIM
4 9 (4.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (4.21%) OpenView
4 9 (4.21%) Data Guard
5 8 (3.74%) SCCM
5 8 (3.74%) SCOM
5 8 (3.74%) Tivoli
6 7 (3.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 6 (2.80%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.87%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 4 (1.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.40%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (1.40%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.93%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 68 (31.78%) VMware
2 52 (24.30%) Citrix
3 48 (22.43%) Microsoft
4 43 (20.09%) Cisco
5 41 (19.16%) Oracle
6 35 (16.36%) IBM
7 31 (14.49%) Red Hat
8 26 (12.15%) 3PAR
9 17 (7.94%) NetApp
9 17 (7.94%) CheckPoint
10 16 (7.48%) BMC
11 15 (7.01%) EMC
12 14 (6.54%) Brocade
12 14 (6.54%) F5
13 12 (5.61%) Remedy
14 11 (5.14%) Blue Coat
15 9 (4.21%) Dell
15 9 (4.21%) Juniper
16 8 (3.74%) Sybase
16 8 (3.74%) CA
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