The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 8 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing HP 1 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 3.85% 4.76% 28.85%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 5.88% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Average daily rate
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- - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
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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 Dunstable region.

Vendors Category
Dunstable
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 42.31% 80.95% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 22
Average daily rate £250 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £330 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

HP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Test Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle