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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 69 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +15
Contract jobs citing HP 56 110 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.35% 4.31% 4.08%
As % of the Vendors category 5.16% 8.55% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 48 51
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £217 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £541 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £364 £323
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +12.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 11
Average hourly rate £22.25 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.81% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.50 £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £13.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+69.36% -7.50%
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
1085 1286 1070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.53% 50.33% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 712 559
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 129 105
Average hourly rate £22.38 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.84% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.76 £29.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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 9 February 2016.

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex -9 19 £350 +34.61% 2
Hertfordshire -13 19 £450 +6.50% 11
Cambridgeshire +3 8 £349 -20.28% 2
Norfolk -9 8 £325 +8.33%
Bedfordshire +2 2 £375 +78.57% 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 51 (34.93%) VMware
2 50 (34.25%) Windows
3 41 (28.08%) Cisco
3 41 (28.08%) Active Directory
4 40 (27.40%) Unix
5 37 (25.34%) Linux
6 36 (24.66%) Citrix
7 35 (23.97%) SQL
8 31 (21.23%) ITIL
9 30 (20.55%) Microsoft
10 26 (17.81%) Finance
11 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
12 24 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (14.38%) Oracle
13 21 (14.38%) XML
14 19 (13.01%) DNS
15 18 (12.33%) HP Quality Center
16 17 (11.64%) Solaris
16 17 (11.64%) HTML
16 17 (11.64%) SLA
16 17 (11.64%) HP UFT
16 17 (11.64%) Red Hat
16 17 (11.64%) Firewall
16 17 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (10.96%) High Availability
17 16 (10.96%) NetScaler
17 16 (10.96%) Degree
18 15 (10.27%) ETL
18 15 (10.27%) Windows Server
19 14 (9.59%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (6.85%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.16%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.48%) IIS
4 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.74%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.37%) assyst
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) Office 365
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.01%) DNS
2 17 (11.64%) Firewall
3 16 (10.96%) NetScaler
4 14 (9.59%) DHCP
4 14 (9.59%) VPN
5 12 (8.22%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (7.53%) LAN
6 11 (7.53%) WAN
6 11 (7.53%) WLAN
7 10 (6.85%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (6.85%) Wireless
8 9 (6.16%) BGP
8 9 (6.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (6.16%) Internet
8 9 (6.16%) MPLS
8 9 (6.16%) OSPF
8 9 (6.16%) SAN
9 8 (5.48%) 3G
9 8 (5.48%) 4G
9 8 (5.48%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.53%) DB2
3 8 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.11%) WebFOCUS
5 5 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.74%) DbVisualizer
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) Big Data
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) MySQL
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (11.64%) HP UFT
2 11 (7.53%) LoadRunner
3 9 (6.16%) Ant
4 8 (5.48%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.79%) TestDirector
6 6 (4.11%) AccuRev
6 6 (4.11%) Checkstyle
6 6 (4.11%) FindBugs
6 6 (4.11%) JUnit
7 4 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.37%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.37%) JIRA
8 2 (1.37%) MSI
9 1 (0.68%) Selenium
9 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (17.81%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.11%) Automotive
3 6 (4.11%) Banking
3 6 (4.11%) Marketing
4 4 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.74%) Retail
5 3 (2.05%) German Language
6 2 (1.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (19.18%) Analyst
2 13 (8.90%) Tester
3 11 (7.53%) Network Engineer
4 10 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (6.85%) Test Analyst
5 9 (6.16%) Developer
6 8 (5.48%) Linux Support
6 8 (5.48%) Unix Support
7 7 (4.79%) Automation Tester
7 7 (4.79%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.11%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (4.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (4.11%) Juniper Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Cisco Design Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) J2EE Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.38%) XML
2 17 (11.64%) HTML
3 14 (9.59%) Web Services
4 10 (6.85%) J2EE
5 7 (4.79%) RESTful
6 6 (4.11%) .NET
6 6 (4.11%) Hibernate
6 6 (4.11%) JDBC
6 6 (4.11%) JRules
6 6 (4.11%) JSP
6 6 (4.11%) Servlets
6 6 (4.11%) Struts
7 5 (3.42%) TopLink
8 4 (2.74%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.74%) Flash
9 2 (1.37%) SOAP
9 2 (1.37%) XML Messaging
10 1 (0.68%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.11%) Clustering
4 6 (4.11%) HP Storage
5 4 (2.74%) CCTV
6 2 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.68%) Celerra
7 1 (0.68%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.68%) PKI
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (34.25%) Windows
2 40 (27.40%) Unix
3 37 (25.34%) Linux
4 17 (11.64%) Solaris
5 15 (10.27%) Windows Server
6 13 (8.90%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (6.16%) Windows XP
8 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.74%) HPUX
11 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.05%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.37%) AIX
12 2 (1.37%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.68%) Android
13 1 (0.68%) CentOS
13 1 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.23%) ITIL
2 17 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (10.96%) High Availability
4 15 (10.27%) ETL
5 13 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (8.22%) Scrum
6 12 (8.22%) Test Scripting
7 11 (7.53%) Defect Management
7 11 (7.53%) ITIL V3
8 10 (6.85%) System Testing
9 9 (6.16%) Service Management
9 9 (6.16%) Test Automation
9 9 (6.16%) Test Management
10 8 (5.48%) Load Balancing
10 8 (5.48%) Migration
11 7 (4.79%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.79%) Network Design
11 7 (4.79%) Software Testing
11 7 (4.79%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.97%) SQL
2 10 (6.85%) Java
2 10 (6.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.11%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.37%) Perl
5 2 (1.37%) Python
5 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.37%) VBScript
6 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (10.96%) Degree
2 14 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (8.90%) CCNP
3 13 (8.90%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.16%) ISEB
5 8 (5.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (5.48%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.79%) CCIE
7 6 (4.11%) CCSE
7 6 (4.11%) JNCIS
7 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.42%) CCSA
8 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.42%) JNCIA
8 5 (3.42%) JNCIE
8 5 (3.42%) JNCIP
9 4 (2.74%) CCNA
9 4 (2.74%) MCSE
10 2 (1.37%) MCDST
10 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.64%) SLA
2 6 (4.11%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) COBIT
3 1 (0.68%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (28.08%) Active Directory
2 24 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.53%) XenApp
4 7 (4.79%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.11%) vSphere
5 6 (4.11%) XenServer
6 4 (2.74%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.68%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.68%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (12.33%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.42%) OpenView
3 4 (2.74%) SCOM
4 3 (2.05%) OVSD
4 3 (2.05%) Puppet
4 3 (2.05%) SCCM
4 3 (2.05%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.37%) AppDNA
5 2 (1.37%) EnCase
5 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.37%) QRadar
6 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.68%) Bacula
6 1 (0.68%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.68%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.68%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.68%) Nessus
6 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (34.93%) VMware
2 41 (28.08%) Cisco
3 36 (24.66%) Citrix
4 30 (20.55%) Microsoft
5 21 (14.38%) Oracle
6 17 (11.64%) Red Hat
7 14 (9.59%) Aruba
7 14 (9.59%) IBM
8 13 (8.90%) Meraki
9 12 (8.22%) CheckPoint
10 11 (7.53%) Remedy
11 10 (6.85%) 3PAR
12 9 (6.16%) F5
12 9 (6.16%) Fortinet
12 9 (6.16%) Juniper
13 7 (4.79%) Blue Coat
13 7 (4.79%) Dell
14 6 (4.11%) Rally
15 5 (3.42%) IronPort
15 5 (3.42%) Tufin
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