The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 17 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing HP 3 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.19% 4.48% 7.69%
As % of the Vendors category 9.38% 11.84% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £543 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.26% +39.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £301 £337
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -10.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.68 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-8.83% +9.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Vendors Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 76 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 34.04% 37.81% 42.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 63 39
Average daily rate £383 £536 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% +19.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £364 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (20.00%) Samba
3 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) W3C
3 1 (20.00%) RequisitePro
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (20.00%) Rational Robot
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (20.00%) RequisitePro
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) SUSE
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Samba
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR