The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of ProCurve 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 ProCurve over the 3 months to 17 April 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 HP ProCurve.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ProCurve
Rank 206 196 222
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.064% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.14% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate £315 £205 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.65% -31.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £238 £125
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +90.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.25
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2858 2778 3308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.21% 44.73% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2009 1958 2224
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 75 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.26 £12.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.18 £135.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
ProCurve
London

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ProCurve Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ProCurve
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 ProCurve across the City of London region.

ProCurve Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ProCurve
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ProCurve across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ProCurve Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ProCurve
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 ProCurve across the City of London region.

ProCurve Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Multicast
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Multicast
2 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IP Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (20.00%) CCSA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) UAG
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago