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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 48 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing HP 94 102 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.72% 3.98% 3.54%
As % of the Vendors category 7.32% 8.60% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 41 39
Average daily rate
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£341 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 10
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £24.49 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +20.00%
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
1285 1186 1044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.89% 46.22% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 608 470
Average daily rate £400 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 93 128
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.25 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.93 £42.50 £37.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +9 50 £375 +7.14% 12
Essex +14 17 £257 -14.33% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 14 £519 +115.24% 2
Suffolk +3 4 £235 -38.15%
Bedfordshire - - - - 3
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 104 (51.74%) Windows
2 82 (40.80%) VMware
3 73 (36.32%) Microsoft
4 56 (27.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 54 (26.87%) Active Directory
6 48 (23.88%) ITIL
7 44 (21.89%) Citrix
8 43 (21.39%) Cisco
9 39 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 38 (18.91%) MS Exchange
11 37 (18.41%) SQL
11 37 (18.41%) Oracle
12 35 (17.41%) Linux
13 31 (15.42%) MS Excel
13 31 (15.42%) Finance
14 28 (13.93%) MS Office
15 27 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (12.94%) UNIX
17 25 (12.44%) VPN
17 25 (12.44%) NetApp
17 25 (12.44%) SAN
18 24 (11.94%) OpenView
18 24 (11.94%) Windows XP
18 24 (11.94%) HP Quality Center
19 23 (11.44%) Hyper-V
20 22 (10.95%) SQL Server
21 21 (10.45%) DNS
21 21 (10.45%) DHCP
22 20 (9.95%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 38 (18.91%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (6.97%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.47%) IBM Notes
6 10 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.48%) IIS
8 8 (3.98%) Lync
9 6 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (2.49%) Apache
11 4 (1.99%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.49%) WorkSite
13 2 (1.00%) CMS
13 2 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.50%) SAS
14 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 31 (15.42%) MS Excel
2 28 (13.93%) MS Office
3 6 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.49%) MS Project
5 3 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.50%) BASE24
3 1 (0.50%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.49%) Office 365
2 2 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.50%) IaaS
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.44%) VPN
1 25 (12.44%) SAN
2 21 (10.45%) DNS
2 21 (10.45%) DHCP
3 20 (9.95%) Firewall
4 17 (8.46%) Wireless
4 17 (8.46%) TCP/IP
5 14 (6.97%) Internet
5 14 (6.97%) LAN
6 10 (4.98%) WAN
7 8 (3.98%) IP Telephony
7 8 (3.98%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (3.48%) LDAP
9 5 (2.49%) MPLS
9 5 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.99%) NAS
10 4 (1.99%) VoIP
11 3 (1.49%) ATM
11 3 (1.49%) SSL
11 3 (1.49%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.48%) Big Data
4 4 (1.99%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.99%) Apache Hive
4 4 (1.99%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.99%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.49%) PowerCenter
5 3 (1.49%) DTS
5 3 (1.49%) DB2
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.00%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.49%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (2.49%) JIRA
3 3 (1.49%) MSI
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.50%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.50%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 31 (15.42%) Finance
2 8 (3.98%) Manufacturing
2 8 (3.98%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.99%) Banking
4 3 (1.49%) Legal
4 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.49%) French Language
4 3 (1.49%) German Language
5 1 (0.50%) Electronics
5 1 (0.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.50%) Local Government
5 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (23.88%) Analyst
2 22 (10.95%) Consultant
3 14 (6.97%) Service Analyst
3 14 (6.97%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (5.47%) Test Analyst
5 11 (5.47%) Project Manager
6 10 (4.98%) Network Engineer
6 10 (4.98%) Administrator
7 9 (4.48%) Support Analyst
8 8 (3.98%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (3.98%) Architect
8 8 (3.98%) Tester
8 8 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (3.98%) Data Centre Engineer
9 7 (3.48%) Desktop Support
9 7 (3.48%) Support Engineer
10 6 (2.99%) Senior Manager
10 6 (2.99%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (2.99%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.48%) .NET
2 6 (2.99%) Web Services
2 6 (2.99%) Application Packaging
3 5 (2.49%) Middleware
4 4 (1.99%) Django
5 3 (1.49%) XML
5 3 (1.49%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.50%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.46%) Clustering
2 9 (4.48%) CMDB
3 8 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.98%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.98%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.48%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.99%) PKI
6 4 (1.99%) AS400
6 4 (1.99%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.99%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.99%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.49%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (1.49%) Celerra
7 3 (1.49%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.49%) Symmetrix
7 3 (1.49%) EMC Centera
7 3 (1.49%) Replication
7 3 (1.49%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.00%) Tandem
8 2 (1.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 104 (51.74%) Windows
2 39 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
2 39 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (17.41%) Linux
4 27 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (12.94%) UNIX
6 24 (11.94%) Windows XP
7 19 (9.45%) Windows 7
8 14 (6.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (4.48%) Solaris
10 7 (3.48%) VMS
11 6 (2.99%) Android
12 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.99%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.99%) CentOS
12 4 (1.99%) AIX
13 3 (1.49%) HPUX
13 3 (1.49%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.00%) Windows Phone
14 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.88%) ITIL
2 20 (9.95%) Migration
3 19 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (7.96%) Project Management
4 16 (7.96%) Service Delivery
4 16 (7.96%) Change Management
5 14 (6.97%) Service Management
5 14 (6.97%) Configuration Management
6 13 (6.47%) CRM
6 13 (6.47%) E-Commerce
7 12 (5.97%) ITIL V3
8 11 (5.47%) Problem Management
9 10 (4.98%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.48%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.98%) Knowledge Management
11 8 (3.98%) Software Testing
11 8 (3.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (3.98%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (3.98%) Change Control
11 8 (3.98%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (18.41%) SQL
2 7 (3.48%) Java
3 5 (2.49%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.99%) Python
4 4 (1.99%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.99%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.99%) C
5 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.00%) VBScript
6 2 (1.00%) VB
6 2 (1.00%) COBOL
7 1 (0.50%) R
7 1 (0.50%) VBA
7 1 (0.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (8.46%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.97%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (4.98%) ISEB
3 10 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (3.48%) MCP
4 7 (3.48%) MCSE
5 5 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.49%) MCITP
5 5 (2.49%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.49%) Degree
5 5 (2.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.49%) CCNA
8 2 (1.00%) CCNP
8 2 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.50%) CEH
9 1 (0.50%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.96%) SLA
2 6 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (27.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (26.87%) Active Directory
3 23 (11.44%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.96%) XenApp
5 13 (6.47%) vSphere
6 12 (5.97%) VMware ESX
7 8 (3.98%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.99%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.49%) XenServer
10 3 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.00%) MetaFrame
11 2 (1.00%) Snort
12 1 (0.50%) Nmap
12 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.50%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 24 (11.94%) OpenView
1 24 (11.94%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.98%) SCCM
2 8 (3.98%) HP Data Protector
2 8 (3.98%) OVSD
3 6 (2.99%) Nessus
4 5 (2.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (2.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (2.49%) HP SIM
5 4 (1.99%) CORE IMPACT
6 3 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.49%) Nagios
6 3 (1.49%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.00%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (1.00%) SAP Afaria
8 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 82 (40.80%) VMware
2 73 (36.32%) Microsoft
3 44 (21.89%) Citrix
4 43 (21.39%) Cisco
5 37 (18.41%) Oracle
6 25 (12.44%) NetApp
7 19 (9.45%) Dell
7 19 (9.45%) 3PAR
8 15 (7.46%) EMC
9 14 (6.97%) Brocade
9 14 (6.97%) Lotus
10 12 (5.97%) IBM
11 11 (5.47%) Red Hat
12 9 (4.48%) SAP
13 8 (3.98%) Apple
13 8 (3.98%) CheckPoint
14 7 (3.48%) McAfee
14 7 (3.48%) Splunk
15 6 (2.99%) ArcSight
15 6 (2.99%) F5
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