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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 21 13 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing HP 11 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.07% 7.52% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 9.57% 11.83% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 0
Average daily rate
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£609 £75 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+712.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.03% +10.34%
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
115 169 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 53.00% 63.53% 59.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 80 45
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £73 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 14
Average hourly rate £10.50 £35.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.42% -40.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £10.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £52.65 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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
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 29 August 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 -10 6 £609 +712.59%
Chesterfield +12 5 - -
HP
East Midlands

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (47.62%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) QA
3 8 (38.10%) Test Management
4 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (33.33%) SAP
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 6 (28.57%) MS Office
5 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
6 5 (23.81%) IBM
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
6 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
6 5 (23.81%) UNIX
6 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
7 4 (19.05%) Change Management
7 4 (19.05%) DHCP
7 4 (19.05%) DNS
7 4 (19.05%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) LoadRunner
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Release Management
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (14.29%) Citrix
8 3 (14.29%) IIS

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (4.76%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) LoadRunner
2 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Test Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 8 (38.10%) Test Management
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Release Management
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.76%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.76%) APMP
5 1 (4.76%) PMP
5 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) SAP
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) IBM
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) BT
5 1 (4.76%) Computacenter