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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 10 December 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 56 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing HP 16 33 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.77% 2.21% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 6.37% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 13
Median daily rate £325 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £363 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-32.71% +33.56%
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
381 518 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.05% 34.63% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 240 219
Median daily rate £375 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £24.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +0.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.08 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £29.95 £73.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 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 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for HP.

1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 15 (32.61%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (28.26%) Oracle
4 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (23.91%) Unix
6 9 (19.57%) Java
6 9 (19.57%) XML
7 8 (17.39%) CRM
7 8 (17.39%) Banking
7 8 (17.39%) System Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Functional Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
8 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Linux
9 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.04%) SDLC
10 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
10 5 (10.87%) API Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Defect Management
10 5 (10.87%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
10 5 (10.87%) Aruba
10 5 (10.87%) Validation
10 5 (10.87%) Finance
10 5 (10.87%) Cisco
10 5 (10.87%) LoadRunner
10 5 (10.87%) ITIL
10 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
11 4 (8.70%) Windows

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.52%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.17%) Endur
2 1 (2.17%) Findur
2 1 (2.17%) HFM
2 1 (2.17%) Minerva
2 1 (2.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) EIGRP
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
1 3 (6.52%) OSPF
2 2 (4.35%) BGP
2 2 (4.35%) DHCP
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.17%) FCoE
3 1 (2.17%) FTP
3 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.17%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) RIP
3 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.17%) VLAN
3 1 (2.17%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) Base SAS
3 3 (6.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.52%) HP UFT
2 3 (6.52%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Checkstyle
3 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.17%) FindBugs
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) JMeter
3 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (17.39%) Banking
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Test Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Tester
4 4 (8.70%) Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Field Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.52%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Break Fix Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Field Service Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) HP Printer Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Printer Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Test Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) UAT Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) UAT Test Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) XML
2 4 (8.70%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) XML Messaging
3 3 (6.52%) J2EE
3 3 (6.52%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
4 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) JAX-WS
4 1 (2.17%) jQuery
4 1 (2.17%) JSON
4 1 (2.17%) LESS
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.17%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Unix
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.52%) Android
4 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) AIX
5 2 (4.35%) HPUX
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) CRM
2 8 (17.39%) Functional Testing
2 8 (17.39%) System Testing
3 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (13.04%) SDLC
4 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
5 5 (10.87%) API Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Defect Management
5 5 (10.87%) ITIL
5 5 (10.87%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.87%) Validation
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
7 3 (6.52%) Business Transformation
7 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.52%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 9 (19.57%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) CCNP
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) SRDF
2 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.52%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (6.52%) OpenView
3 2 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.17%) HP Fortify
4 1 (2.17%) Legato
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Aruba
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco
4 4 (8.70%) Dell
5 2 (4.35%) Apple
5 2 (4.35%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (4.35%) EMC
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 2 (4.35%) Mitel
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Xerox
6 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe
6 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.17%) Canon
6 1 (2.17%) Charles River
6 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.17%) F5
6 1 (2.17%) Fidessa