The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 60 60 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing HP 27 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.92% 1.52% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 5.39% 5.33% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 19
Average daily rate £363 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £13.65 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+72.16% -11.93%
HP
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
501 375 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.56% 28.58% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 192 197
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £41.50 £21.64 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.81% +116.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 23 (40.35%) Remedy
2 23 (40.35%) ServiceNow
3 22 (38.60%) Service Management
4 21 (36.84%) CA
5 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (35.09%) SaaS
6 19 (33.33%) ITIL
7 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (29.82%) SDLC
8 16 (28.07%) Waterfall
9 13 (22.81%) Project Management
10 12 (21.05%) PRINCE2
10 12 (21.05%) Scrum
11 11 (19.30%) Windows
11 11 (19.30%) IBM
12 10 (17.54%) Banking
12 10 (17.54%) Change Control
12 10 (17.54%) Resource Management
13 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
13 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
13 8 (14.04%) Oracle
14 7 (12.28%) Unix
14 7 (12.28%) SAN
14 7 (12.28%) Change Management
14 7 (12.28%) SCCM
14 7 (12.28%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (10.53%) Linux
16 5 (8.77%) SOA
16 5 (8.77%) ITSM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.51%) assyst
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.75%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.09%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) SAN
2 3 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (3.51%) LAN
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) VLAN
3 2 (3.51%) VoIP
3 2 (3.51%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) ATM
4 1 (1.75%) BGP
4 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) ISDN
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) OSPF
4 1 (1.75%) PPP
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) DB2
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.75%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.75%) WinRunner
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Test Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Engagement Manager
3 8 (14.04%) Remedy Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.26%) EMC Storage Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) HP Storage Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) ITSM Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) ITSM Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Remedy Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) Middleware
2 2 (3.51%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.77%) DataPower
2 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.28%) Unix
4 6 (10.53%) Linux
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.02%) AIX
6 4 (7.02%) HPUX
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.02%) Solaris
6 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Service Management
2 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.33%) ITIL
4 17 (29.82%) SDLC
4 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (28.07%) Waterfall
6 13 (22.81%) Project Management
7 12 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 12 (21.05%) Scrum
8 10 (17.54%) Change Control
8 10 (17.54%) Resource Management
9 7 (12.28%) Change Management
10 5 (8.77%) ITSM
10 5 (8.77%) Manual Testing
10 5 (8.77%) SOA
10 5 (8.77%) Test Management
11 4 (7.02%) Asset Management
11 4 (7.02%) Migration
11 4 (7.02%) Server Building
12 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) Python
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
1 2 (3.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.51%) ISEB
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) CCIE
4 1 (1.75%) CCNA
4 1 (1.75%) CCNP
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.75%) COBIT
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) SRDF
2 3 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (5.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 3 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Remedy
1 23 (40.35%) ServiceNow
2 21 (36.84%) CA
3 11 (19.30%) IBM
4 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.04%) Oracle
5 4 (7.02%) EMC
5 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.26%) Ab Initio
6 3 (5.26%) Veritas
6 3 (5.26%) VMware
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco
8 1 (1.75%) BMC
8 1 (1.75%) Citrix
8 1 (1.75%) FrontRange
8 1 (1.75%) Informatica
8 1 (1.75%) Teradata
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