The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 34 36 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +27
Contract jobs citing HP 60 73 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.07% 4.56% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 9.20% 10.56% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 55 9
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£350 £245 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £75 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.63 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.20% +43.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £14.53 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £22.73 £17.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
HP
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
652 691 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.23% 43.19% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 343 290
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £125 £210
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 72 39 59
Average hourly rate £16.25 £21.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +25.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.50 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £51.90
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 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 20 August 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 20 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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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 +9 22 £381 +27.08% 6
Derbyshire -2 12 £550 +633.33% 1
Leicestershire +8 9 £341 -
Northamptonshire -6 6 £363 -9.37% 2
Lincolnshire +13 4 £350 +66.66%
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 40 (38.10%) Windows
2 30 (28.57%) Cisco
3 26 (24.76%) VMware
4 24 (22.86%) Active Directory
5 23 (21.90%) SQL
6 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
7 21 (20.00%) SAN
7 21 (20.00%) SAP
8 20 (19.05%) ITIL
9 18 (17.14%) IBM
10 17 (16.19%) QA
11 16 (15.24%) MS Office
11 16 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (15.24%) Windows 7
12 15 (14.29%) Oracle
12 15 (14.29%) Firewall
13 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
14 13 (12.38%) ISTQB
14 13 (12.38%) E-Commerce
15 12 (11.43%) Change Control
15 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
16 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
16 11 (10.48%) Linux
16 11 (10.48%) JIRA
17 10 (9.52%) Wireless
17 10 (9.52%) Finance
17 10 (9.52%) MS Exchange
17 10 (9.52%) ISEB
17 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 10 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.86%) IIS
5 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.90%) Lync
6 2 (1.90%) Apache
6 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.95%) Liferay
7 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (15.24%) MS Office
2 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.90%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.95%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.95%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.95%) Maximo
3 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.00%) SAN
2 15 (14.29%) Firewall
3 10 (9.52%) Wireless
4 8 (7.62%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (5.71%) WAN
5 6 (5.71%) DNS
6 5 (4.76%) DHCP
6 5 (4.76%) LAN
6 5 (4.76%) Nortel Contivity
6 5 (4.76%) NAS
7 4 (3.81%) ISDN
8 3 (2.86%) Cisco ICM
8 3 (2.86%) Network Security
9 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.90%) Junos
9 2 (1.90%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.90%) Internet
10 1 (0.95%) VoIP
10 1 (0.95%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.71%) SAP BW
4 4 (3.81%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.81%) MySQL
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.95%) DB2
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.95%) OLTP
6 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.95%) Big Data
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) JIRA
2 6 (5.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (5.71%) LoadRunner
3 5 (4.76%) Selenium
4 4 (3.81%) Sahi
5 3 (2.86%) JMeter
6 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.90%) Maven
7 1 (0.95%) Introscope
General
1 10 (9.52%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Marketing
3 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.76%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (20.95%) Analyst
2 13 (12.38%) Test Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) Support Engineer
4 8 (7.62%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 7 (6.67%) Tester
5 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Architect
7 5 (4.76%) SAP Tester
7 5 (4.76%) Server Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Performance Test Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.81%) Performance Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Consultant
8 4 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.81%) Administrator
9 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) VXML
2 2 (1.90%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.90%) Java EE
2 2 (1.90%) Spring
2 2 (1.90%) J2EE
3 1 (0.95%) Middleware
3 1 (0.95%) .NET
3 1 (0.95%) SOAP
3 1 (0.95%) Web Services
3 1 (0.95%) XML
3 1 (0.95%) EDI
3 1 (0.95%) JMS
3 1 (0.95%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.95%) EDIFACT
3 1 (0.95%) REST
3 1 (0.95%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Mainframe
2 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.90%) Open Source
3 2 (1.90%) Firmware
4 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.95%) Statistics
4 1 (0.95%) Economics
4 1 (0.95%) RIA
4 1 (0.95%) Replication
4 1 (0.95%) Clustering
4 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.95%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.10%) Windows
2 16 (15.24%) Windows 7
3 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.48%) Linux
5 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.62%) Windows XP
6 8 (7.62%) UNIX
6 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.71%) AIX
8 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.86%) HPUX
10 2 (1.90%) Solaris
11 1 (0.95%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.05%) ITIL
2 13 (12.38%) E-Commerce
3 12 (11.43%) Change Control
4 9 (8.57%) Migration
4 9 (8.57%) Use Case
4 9 (8.57%) Test Management
4 9 (8.57%) Test Scripting
5 7 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 6 (5.71%) Project Management
7 5 (4.76%) Performance Testing
7 5 (4.76%) Load Balancing
8 4 (3.81%) ERP
8 4 (3.81%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.81%) Change Management
9 3 (2.86%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.86%) UML
9 3 (2.86%) OO
9 3 (2.86%) Requirements Management
9 3 (2.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.90%) SQL
2 5 (4.76%) VBScript
2 5 (4.76%) C++
2 5 (4.76%) Java
2 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.90%) VB
4 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) ISTQB
2 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.52%) ISEB
3 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 9 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (8.57%) Degree
5 7 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.67%) CCNA
6 6 (5.71%) CCIE
6 6 (5.71%) CCNP
7 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.90%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.95%) PMP
8 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.95%) MCP
8 1 (0.95%) MCSE
8 1 (0.95%) APMP
8 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.19%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.95%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.76%) ProxySG
6 3 (2.86%) vSphere
7 2 (1.90%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.95%) vCloud
8 1 (0.95%) XenApp
8 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (8.57%) SCCM
3 4 (3.81%) SCOM
4 3 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.90%) WSUS
5 2 (1.90%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.95%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.95%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 30 (28.57%) Cisco
2 26 (24.76%) VMware
3 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
4 21 (20.00%) SAP
5 18 (17.14%) IBM
6 15 (14.29%) Oracle
7 7 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.67%) Dell
8 5 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.76%) Nortel
8 5 (4.76%) Citrix
8 5 (4.76%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.86%) Avaya
10 2 (1.90%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.90%) hybris
10 2 (1.90%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.90%) Google
10 2 (1.90%) Remedy
10 2 (1.90%) Juniper
11 1 (0.95%) Toshiba
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