The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Derbyshire 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 21 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing HP 8 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.79% 7.83% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 11.92% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 1
Average daily rate
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£550 £100 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+450.00% -77.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -5.08%
Vendors Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 151 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 45.50% 65.65% 53.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 75 35
Average daily rate £325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £75 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 18
Average hourly rate £12.25 £35.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.49% -35.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £52.55 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
HP
East Midlands

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -9 4 £609 +770.63%
HP
East Midlands

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) MS Office
2 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) Manufacturing
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
4 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (26.92%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) QA
5 6 (23.08%) Test Management
5 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) Windows
5 6 (23.08%) DHCP
5 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
6 5 (19.23%) Citrix
6 5 (19.23%) SAP
7 4 (15.38%) UNIX
7 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 4 (15.38%) IBM
7 4 (15.38%) Mainframe
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.85%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DHCP
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.54%) NetWare
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
2 6 (23.08%) Test Management
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) ITSM
4 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
4 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Change Control
5 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) VBScript
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
3 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.69%) PMP
5 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (7.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (15.38%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (3.85%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) Lotus
4 3 (11.54%) Novell
5 2 (7.69%) Siemens
5 2 (7.69%) BT
5 2 (7.69%) Computacenter