The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 42 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing HP 119 89 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.24% 3.70% 3.60%
As % of the Vendors category 9.06% 8.07% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 46 47
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£290 £298 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.52% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £150 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 18
Average hourly rate £11.50 £20.38 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.55% +69.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.18 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £31.50 £20.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1314 1103 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.79% 45.82% 45.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 555 595
Average daily rate £355 £335 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £133 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 140 156
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

HP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

HP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

HP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Hertfordshire +20 46 £338 +20.53% 11
Essex +13 34 £275 +129.16% 1
Cambridgeshire -9 20 £325 +52.94% 2
Norfolk +2 7 £290 -25.16%
Suffolk +1 5 £235 -46.31% 1
Bedfordshire -21 4 £240 -12.72% 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 102 (47.22%) Windows
2 78 (36.11%) VMware
3 77 (35.65%) Microsoft
4 63 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 52 (24.07%) SQL
5 52 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 47 (21.76%) Oracle
6 47 (21.76%) ITIL
7 41 (18.98%) MS Exchange
8 40 (18.52%) Linux
8 40 (18.52%) Citrix
9 39 (18.06%) Cisco
10 34 (15.74%) MS Excel
11 33 (15.28%) UNIX
11 33 (15.28%) SQL Server
11 33 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 33 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (14.35%) VPN
12 31 (14.35%) Finance
13 29 (13.43%) SAN
13 29 (13.43%) HP Quality Center
14 28 (12.96%) Firewall
15 27 (12.50%) MS Office
16 26 (12.04%) Windows XP
16 26 (12.04%) IBM
16 26 (12.04%) OpenView
16 26 (12.04%) Migration
17 25 (11.57%) LAN
18 24 (11.11%) DNS
18 24 (11.11%) Security Cleared

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 41 (18.98%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 16 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (6.94%) IBM Notes
5 12 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.63%) IIS
6 10 (4.63%) Lync
7 7 (3.24%) WebSphere
7 7 (3.24%) Apache
8 6 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.85%) Apache Pig
11 3 (1.39%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.93%) CMS
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.93%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.46%) SAS
13 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 34 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.50%) MS Office
3 6 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.31%) MS Project
5 3 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.46%) BASE24
3 1 (0.46%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.31%) Office 365
2 3 (1.39%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.46%) IaaS
4 1 (0.46%) PaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.35%) VPN
2 29 (13.43%) SAN
3 28 (12.96%) Firewall
4 25 (11.57%) LAN
5 24 (11.11%) DNS
6 22 (10.19%) DHCP
6 22 (10.19%) TCP/IP
7 18 (8.33%) Wireless
8 16 (7.41%) WAN
9 12 (5.56%) Internet
10 11 (5.09%) MPLS
11 8 (3.70%) IP Telephony
11 8 (3.70%) LDAP
11 8 (3.70%) VLAN
11 8 (3.70%) Cisco IPT
12 7 (3.24%) VoIP
13 6 (2.78%) ISDN
14 5 (2.31%) IPsec
14 5 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.09%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.24%) DB2
5 6 (2.78%) Big Data
6 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.85%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.85%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.85%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.85%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.39%) PowerCenter
7 3 (1.39%) DTS
7 3 (1.39%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (1.39%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.93%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (2.31%) LoadRunner
3 4 (1.85%) MSI
4 3 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.93%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.93%) JIRA
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.46%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.46%) JMeter
6 1 (0.46%) Maven
General
1 31 (14.35%) Finance
2 14 (6.48%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.39%) Legal
5 3 (1.39%) Banking
5 3 (1.39%) Retail
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Local Government
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) French Language
7 1 (0.46%) German Language
7 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (23.61%) Analyst
2 21 (9.72%) Consultant
3 17 (7.87%) Test Analyst
4 15 (6.94%) Service Analyst
5 14 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (6.48%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (5.56%) Tester
7 11 (5.09%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (5.09%) Network Engineer
8 10 (4.63%) Administrator
9 9 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (3.70%) Support Engineer
10 8 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 8 (3.70%) Architect
11 6 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (2.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (2.31%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.31%) Technical Consultant
12 5 (2.31%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.70%) XML
2 7 (3.24%) .NET
2 7 (3.24%) Middleware
3 6 (2.78%) Application Packaging
4 4 (1.85%) Django
4 4 (1.85%) J2EE
4 4 (1.85%) Web Services
5 3 (1.39%) Flash
5 3 (1.39%) MSMQ
5 3 (1.39%) HTML
6 2 (0.93%) MDX
7 1 (0.46%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.46%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.46%) Spring
7 1 (0.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.33%) Clustering
2 10 (4.63%) PKI
2 10 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.17%) CMDB
3 9 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.24%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.78%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.85%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.85%) HP Superdome
6 4 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.85%) Replication
7 3 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.93%) IBM XIV
8 2 (0.93%) iPad
8 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.93%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 102 (47.22%) Windows
2 40 (18.52%) Linux
3 33 (15.28%) UNIX
3 33 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (12.04%) Windows XP
5 22 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (8.80%) Windows 7
7 17 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (6.02%) Solaris
9 7 (3.24%) VMS
9 7 (3.24%) HPUX
10 6 (2.78%) AIX
11 5 (2.31%) Android
11 5 (2.31%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.85%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.85%) CentOS
12 4 (1.85%) zOS
13 2 (0.93%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.76%) ITIL
2 26 (12.04%) Migration
3 17 (7.87%) Change Management
4 15 (6.94%) E-Commerce
5 14 (6.48%) Configuration Management
5 14 (6.48%) Service Management
6 13 (6.02%) Service Delivery
6 13 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (5.09%) CRM
7 11 (5.09%) Project Management
7 11 (5.09%) Incident Management
7 11 (5.09%) ITIL V3
7 11 (5.09%) Test Strategy
8 10 (4.63%) Integration Testing
8 10 (4.63%) Test Management
8 10 (4.63%) Test Scripting
8 10 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (4.63%) Problem Management
9 9 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
9 9 (4.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 52 (24.07%) SQL
2 12 (5.56%) Java
3 7 (3.24%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.78%) Python
4 6 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.31%) C
5 5 (2.31%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.93%) Tcl
7 2 (0.93%) COBOL
7 2 (0.93%) VBScript
7 2 (0.93%) Perl
8 1 (0.46%) PHP
8 1 (0.46%) VB
8 1 (0.46%) Korn
8 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.87%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.94%) ISEB
4 11 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (3.70%) MCP
6 8 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (3.24%) Degree
7 7 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.78%) MCITP
8 6 (2.78%) MCSE
9 5 (2.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.85%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.39%) CCNA
11 3 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.93%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.93%) MCTS
12 2 (0.93%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.33%) SLA
2 6 (2.78%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 52 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (10.19%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.48%) vSphere
5 12 (5.56%) XenApp
6 10 (4.63%) Terminal Services
7 8 (3.70%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.31%) XenServer
8 5 (2.31%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.39%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.46%) Novell eDirectory
12 1 (0.46%) NFS
12 1 (0.46%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.46%) Snort
12 1 (0.46%) Nmap
12 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (13.43%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (12.04%) OpenView
3 9 (4.17%) OVSD
3 9 (4.17%) SCCM
4 8 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (3.70%) Nagios
5 6 (2.78%) HP SIM
6 5 (2.31%) Puppet
6 5 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (2.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (1.85%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.85%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.85%) Nessus
8 3 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.39%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.93%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.93%) CORE IMPACT
9 2 (0.93%) HP UCMDB
10 1 (0.46%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 78 (36.11%) VMware
2 77 (35.65%) Microsoft
3 47 (21.76%) Oracle
4 40 (18.52%) Citrix
5 39 (18.06%) Cisco
6 26 (12.04%) IBM
7 18 (8.33%) NetApp
7 18 (8.33%) 3PAR
8 16 (7.41%) Lotus
8 16 (7.41%) EMC
9 15 (6.94%) Dell
9 15 (6.94%) Red Hat
10 12 (5.56%) Brocade
11 8 (3.70%) Splunk
11 8 (3.70%) CheckPoint
12 7 (3.24%) McAfee
13 6 (2.78%) Apple
13 6 (2.78%) Juniper
14 5 (2.31%) SAP
14 5 (2.31%) Nortel
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