The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ProCurve products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProCurve over the 3 months to 3 March 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 HP ProCurve.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ProCurve
Rank 541 531 480
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -51
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 15 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.039% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.085% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 21
Average daily rate
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£275 £310 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £218 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £430 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £155 £170 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -47.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.50
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UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21762 21066 19053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.59% 45.58% 46.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12678 11763 10302
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 892 934 1172
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ProCurve Jobs Demand Trend in England

ProCurve
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ProCurve Daily Rate Trend in England

ProCurve
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ProCurve across the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

ProCurve Daily Rate Histogram in England

ProCurve
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ProCurve Hourly Rate Trend in England

ProCurve
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProCurve within the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Yorkshire - 5 £120 - 1
London -3 3 £300 -3.22% 1
South West -11 3 - - 5
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 1
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ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve.

1 29 (93.55%) HP
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco
3 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 14 (45.16%) Firewall
5 13 (41.94%) VMware
6 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
8 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
9 9 (29.03%) OSPF
9 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (25.81%) DNS
10 8 (25.81%) DHCP
10 8 (25.81%) LAN
10 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
11 7 (22.58%) vSphere
11 7 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (22.58%) WAN
11 7 (22.58%) CCNP
12 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
12 6 (19.35%) MCSE
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (19.35%) Citrix
12 6 (19.35%) VLAN
12 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (19.35%) XenApp
12 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
1 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Google Apps
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) OSPF
3 8 (25.81%) LAN
3 8 (25.81%) DHCP
3 8 (25.81%) DNS
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
5 6 (19.35%) VLAN
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (12.90%) Network Security
7 4 (12.90%) SAN
7 4 (12.90%) LDAP
8 3 (9.68%) VoIP
8 3 (9.68%) RIP
8 3 (9.68%) MPLS
8 3 (9.68%) IPv4
8 3 (9.68%) BGP
8 3 (9.68%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Cryptography
1 3 (9.68%) e-Health
2 2 (6.45%) Streaming Video
2 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
6 4 (12.90%) Linux
7 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (6.45%) Android
7 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Network Management
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Fault Management
3 2 (6.45%) Time Management
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
3 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.45%) Software Licensing
3 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.45%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) Security Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (22.58%) CCNP
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (19.35%) MCSE
3 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) CCNA
4 5 (16.13%) CCA
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (12.90%) CCSP
6 1 (3.23%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
3 7 (22.58%) vSphere
4 6 (19.35%) XenApp
5 5 (16.13%) Xen
5 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
6 4 (12.90%) Firmware
7 2 (6.45%) Kerio MailServer
8 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (6.45%) Nagios
2 2 (6.45%) FreeIPA
3 1 (3.23%) ARCserve
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.23%) OpenView
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) HP
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco
3 13 (41.94%) VMware
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 6 (19.35%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) McAfee
6 3 (9.68%) Mitel
6 3 (9.68%) CA
6 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
6 3 (9.68%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.45%) Infor
7 2 (6.45%) Veeam
7 2 (6.45%) SAP
7 2 (6.45%) F5
7 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.45%) Kerio
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) Apple
7 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.45%) Google
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