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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 31 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing HP 11 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.24% 2.25% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 6.18% 6.59% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate
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£370 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £290 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £444 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.77 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -3.38%
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
178 91 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 52.35% 34.08% 53.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 39 68
Average daily rate £385 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 5 21
Average hourly rate £24.47 £12.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.76% -65.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, 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 11 (50.00%) UNIX
2 10 (45.45%) HPUX
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) SLA
7 4 (18.18%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
8 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
8 3 (13.64%) MCSE
8 3 (13.64%) Citrix
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (9.09%) JMeter
9 2 (9.09%) Perforce
9 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
9 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.09%) TDD

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
1 2 (9.09%) DMZ
1 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.55%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.09%) JMeter
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Maven
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.09%) MSBuild
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Technical Support
1 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Build Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
1 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 2 (9.09%) Spring
1 2 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) XSD
2 1 (4.55%) XSLT
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) UNIX
2 10 (45.45%) HPUX
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Memory Management
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
3 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (9.09%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) EAI
4 1 (4.55%) SOA
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Dell
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) Perforce
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) webMethods
6 1 (4.55%) Software AG
6 1 (4.55%) Lotus
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Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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