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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 54 63 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Contract jobs citing HP 41 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.39% 1.36% 3.26%
As % of the Vendors category 8.17% 4.00% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £305 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.24% +8.03%
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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
502 400 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.31% 33.93% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 216 131
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £163 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Average hourly rate £14.51 £12.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.91% -55.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.94 £12.00 £5.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.43 £35.20 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, 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 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 21 (37.50%) Windows
3 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (28.57%) Cisco
5 15 (26.79%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (26.79%) Banking
6 13 (23.21%) VMware
6 13 (23.21%) SAN
6 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
7 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
8 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
8 11 (19.64%) MS Office
8 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
9 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (17.86%) SCCM
10 9 (16.07%) ITIL
10 9 (16.07%) SQL
11 8 (14.29%) Oracle
11 8 (14.29%) Solaris
11 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (14.29%) Retail
11 8 (14.29%) Firewall
12 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
12 7 (12.50%) vSphere
12 7 (12.50%) Lync
12 7 (12.50%) Linux
12 7 (12.50%) AIX
12 7 (12.50%) HPUX
12 7 (12.50%) MS Excel

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (12.50%) Lync
2 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.79%) Apache
6 1 (1.79%) SAS
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Office
2 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) SAN
2 8 (14.29%) Firewall
3 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.71%) DNS
5 5 (8.93%) VPN
5 5 (8.93%) WAN
5 5 (8.93%) DHCP
5 5 (8.93%) LAN
6 4 (7.14%) OSPF
6 4 (7.14%) BGP
7 3 (5.36%) WLAN
7 3 (5.36%) NAS
7 3 (5.36%) Wireless
7 3 (5.36%) VLAN
8 2 (3.57%) Internet
8 2 (3.57%) VoIP
8 2 (3.57%) ATM
8 2 (3.57%) ISDN
8 2 (3.57%) PPP
8 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Banking
3 8 (14.29%) Retail
4 6 (10.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Analyst
2 14 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Consultant
6 6 (10.71%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Cisco Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Network Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Network Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Network Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Desktop Support
9 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Server Administrator
9 3 (5.36%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (5.36%) Data Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) MI Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Data Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.93%) Online Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.36%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.57%) DataPower
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Windows
2 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
5 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (14.29%) Solaris
7 7 (12.50%) Linux
7 7 (12.50%) AIX
7 7 (12.50%) HPUX
8 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (7.14%) UNIX
10 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000
11 2 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) ITIL
2 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 6 (10.71%) Migration
4 5 (8.93%) Change Management
5 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.57%) SOA
6 2 (3.57%) Service Management
6 2 (3.57%) ITSM
6 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.57%) Test Strategy
7 1 (1.79%) Analytics
7 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.79%) People Management
7 1 (1.79%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (1.79%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.79%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.79%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) VBA
3 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.57%) VBScript
5 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) CCNP
1 3 (5.36%) CCNA
1 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
1 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) MCP
2 2 (3.57%) HND
2 2 (3.57%) CCIE
2 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.57%) PMP
2 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) vSphere
4 6 (10.71%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
6 3 (5.36%) SRDF
7 2 (3.57%) vCloud
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.57%) XenApp
8 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (17.86%) SCCM
3 3 (5.36%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (5.36%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Cisco
2 13 (23.21%) VMware
3 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.29%) Oracle
5 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.14%) EMC
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix
7 2 (3.57%) BMC
7 2 (3.57%) IBM
7 2 (3.57%) Lotus
7 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.79%) Symantec
8 1 (1.79%) Sun
8 1 (1.79%) CommVault
8 1 (1.79%) NetApp
8 1 (1.79%) Veritas
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