The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 26 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing HP 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.68% 0.63% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 5.14% 1.36% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £326 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.37% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.20
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
HP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
175 147 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 52.08% 45.94% 51.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 73 30
Average daily rate £325 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £260 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -61.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Coventry region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Coventry region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) UNIX
4 5 (23.81%) AIX
4 5 (23.81%) XML
4 5 (23.81%) XSD
4 5 (23.81%) XSLT
4 5 (23.81%) Middleware
4 5 (23.81%) webMethods
4 5 (23.81%) EAI
4 5 (23.81%) SOA
4 5 (23.81%) Software AG
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 3 (14.29%) OpenView
6 3 (14.29%) ISEB
6 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JMeter
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Designer
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Support
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
1 5 (23.81%) XSD
1 5 (23.81%) XSLT
1 5 (23.81%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) AIX
3 5 (23.81%) UNIX
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) HPUX
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) EAI
1 5 (23.81%) SOA
1 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Test Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (4.76%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
4 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.76%) B2B
4 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (14.29%) OpenView
2 3 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Software AG
2 5 (23.81%) webMethods
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy