The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 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 East Midlands 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 44 31 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Contract jobs citing HP 47 69 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.23% 4.77% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 7.82% 10.44% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 54 10
Average daily rate
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£338 £263 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £75 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £409 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.71 £23.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.48% +82.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.63
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.85%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
601 661 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.25% 45.68% 43.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 329 270
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £125 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 49 59
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.40 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
HP
England

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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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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
Nottinghamshire +1 13 £300 +0.84% 8
Derbyshire -3 13 £375 +200.00%
Leicestershire - 7 £341 - 1
Northamptonshire -8 6 £363 +6.61% 5
Lincolnshire +8 3 - -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 43 (42.16%) Windows
2 30 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 24 (23.53%) SQL
5 22 (21.57%) MS Office
6 21 (20.59%) SAP
6 21 (20.59%) Cisco
7 19 (18.63%) IBM
7 19 (18.63%) VMware
7 19 (18.63%) Windows 7
8 17 (16.67%) QA
9 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (15.69%) SAN
10 15 (14.71%) Windows XP
10 15 (14.71%) Oracle
11 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
11 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (13.73%) ISTQB
12 13 (12.75%) JIRA
12 13 (12.75%) MS Exchange
12 13 (12.75%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (11.76%) Security Cleared
13 12 (11.76%) ISEB
13 12 (11.76%) ITIL
13 12 (11.76%) Hyper-V
14 11 (10.78%) Use Case
14 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
14 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
15 10 (9.80%) DNS
15 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (12.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.92%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.96%) Lync
7 2 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.96%) IIS
8 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.98%) Apache
8 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.98%) Liferay
Applications
1 22 (21.57%) MS Office
2 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.96%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.98%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.98%) Maximo
3 1 (0.98%) Magento
3 1 (0.98%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.69%) SAN
2 10 (9.80%) DNS
3 9 (8.82%) Firewall
3 9 (8.82%) DHCP
4 7 (6.86%) Wireless
5 5 (4.90%) WAN
6 4 (3.92%) LAN
6 4 (3.92%) VPN
7 3 (2.94%) Internet
7 3 (2.94%) VLAN
7 3 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.96%) Junos
8 2 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.98%) VoIP
9 1 (0.98%) Broadband
9 1 (0.98%) ISDN
9 1 (0.98%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.86%) SAP BW
4 6 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.96%) MySQL
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.98%) OLTP
6 1 (0.98%) DB2
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) JIRA
2 6 (5.88%) Selenium
2 6 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 5 (4.90%) Sahi
4 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.96%) Maven
4 2 (1.96%) JMeter
General
1 8 (7.84%) Manufacturing
1 8 (7.84%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Marketing
3 5 (4.90%) Retail
4 3 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.96%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (20.59%) Analyst
2 15 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 13 (12.75%) Test Analyst
4 9 (8.82%) Architect
5 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Tester
6 5 (4.90%) Test Manager
6 5 (4.90%) Network Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Server Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) SAP Tester
7 4 (3.92%) Web Test Analyst
7 4 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) Manual Tester
7 4 (3.92%) Technical Leader
7 4 (3.92%) Web Analyst
7 4 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (3.92%) Administrator
8 3 (2.94%) Field Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) Java EE
2 2 (1.96%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.96%) Spring
2 2 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (0.98%) Middleware
3 1 (0.98%) EDIFACT
3 1 (0.98%) EDI
3 1 (0.98%) XML
3 1 (0.98%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.98%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.90%) Mainframe
1 5 (4.90%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.96%) iPad
3 2 (1.96%) Firmware
4 1 (0.98%) Statistics
4 1 (0.98%) Clustering
4 1 (0.98%) Replication
4 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.98%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (0.98%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 43 (42.16%) Windows
2 19 (18.63%) Windows 7
3 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (14.71%) Windows XP
5 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (8.82%) Linux
7 7 (6.86%) UNIX
8 5 (4.90%) Windows 2000
8 5 (4.90%) AIX
8 5 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.92%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.92%) NetWare
10 3 (2.94%) HPUX
11 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.96%) Android
11 2 (1.96%) Solaris
12 1 (0.98%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
2 12 (11.76%) ITIL
3 11 (10.78%) Use Case
4 9 (8.82%) Migration
5 7 (6.86%) Test Management
5 7 (6.86%) Test Scripting
6 6 (5.88%) ITSM
7 5 (4.90%) ERP
8 4 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.92%) Performance Testing
8 4 (3.92%) Project Management
9 3 (2.94%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.94%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.94%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.94%) TOGAF
9 3 (2.94%) Scrum
9 3 (2.94%) Integration Testing
9 3 (2.94%) Change Control
10 2 (1.96%) Memory Management
10 2 (1.96%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.53%) SQL
2 9 (8.82%) VBScript
3 5 (4.90%) C++
3 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.92%) VB
5 3 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) ISTQB
2 12 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.76%) ISEB
3 10 (9.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.86%) Degree
6 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.96%) APMP
7 2 (1.96%) CCNA
7 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.96%) PMP
7 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.98%) CCIE
8 1 (0.98%) CCNP
8 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.98%) MCSE
8 1 (0.98%) MCP
8 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.98%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.92%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.94%) vSphere
6 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.96%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.98%) XenApp
7 1 (0.98%) XenServer
7 1 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.98%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (12.75%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (8.82%) SCCM
3 6 (5.88%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (3.92%) SCOM
4 4 (3.92%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.96%) WSUS
5 2 (1.96%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.96%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.98%) MOM
6 1 (0.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.98%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.59%) SAP
2 21 (20.59%) Cisco
3 19 (18.63%) IBM
3 19 (18.63%) VMware
4 15 (14.71%) Oracle
5 8 (7.84%) Citrix
5 8 (7.84%) Dell
6 5 (4.90%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.92%) Lotus
7 4 (3.92%) Novell
8 3 (2.94%) Remedy
9 2 (1.96%) ProCurve
9 2 (1.96%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.96%) BT
9 2 (1.96%) Siemens
9 2 (1.96%) Hitachi
9 2 (1.96%) Juniper
10 1 (0.98%) Websense
10 1 (0.98%) Symantec
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