The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 17 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing HP 14 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.60% 5.07% 6.86%
As % of the Vendors category 12.28% 9.32% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 17
Average daily rate
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£358 £609 £75
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +712.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £562 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £657 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.07 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.51% +5.04%
HP
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
114 118 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 53.77% 54.38% 62.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 80
Average daily rate £350 £339 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% +5.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £261 £73
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £500 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 10
Average hourly rate £12.75 £10.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -70.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £9.21 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £19.00 £52.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
Chesterfield +4 13 £358 - 1
Derby -7 1 - -
HP
East Midlands

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) UNIX
2 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 8 (26.67%) Windows
5 8 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
6 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (23.33%) Windows XP
6 7 (23.33%) VMware
6 7 (23.33%) VMware ESX
7 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (20.00%) LoadRunner
8 5 (16.67%) Migration
8 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (13.33%) Degree
9 4 (13.33%) QA
9 4 (13.33%) SQL
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 4 (13.33%) MS Office
9 4 (13.33%) SAP
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DHCP
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 5 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Test Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Test Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Economics
4 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) UNIX
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Windows XP
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
1 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
2 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) Test Management
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Change Control
6 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
7 2 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) PMP
4 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.33%) F5
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint