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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProCurve over the 3 months to 30 September 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 HP ProCurve.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ProCurve
Rank 615 601 595
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 9 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.042% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% 0.097% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 10
Median daily rate £343 £213 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.17% -29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £170 £300
% change year-on-year
+101.47% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
ProCurve
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
22151 22748 23930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.73% 43.21% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13693 13689 13802
Median daily rate £420 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 795 979 1132
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -4.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ProCurve as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProCurve within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +10 3 £368 +145.00% 2
London +12 2 - -
North West +14 1 £300 +76.47%
South West +14 1 £325 -
East of England +5 1 £275 -
West Midlands -29 1 £475 +72.72% 1
ProCurve
UK

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ProCurve 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 England region with a requirement for ProCurve.

1 16 (94.12%) HP
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
4 8 (47.06%) Juniper
5 7 (41.18%) WAN
5 7 (41.18%) Aruba
6 6 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) Migration
7 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
7 5 (29.41%) BGP
7 5 (29.41%) HSRP
7 5 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (29.41%) Multicast
8 4 (23.53%) GLBP
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (23.53%) Change Control
8 4 (23.53%) Junos
8 4 (23.53%) Network Design
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (23.53%) Network Security
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Wireless
9 3 (17.65%) VMware

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (29.41%) BGP
4 5 (29.41%) HSRP
4 5 (29.41%) Multicast
4 5 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (23.53%) GLBP
5 4 (23.53%) Junos
5 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
5 4 (23.53%) Network Security
6 3 (17.65%) Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) LAN
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (5.88%) DSL
8 1 (5.88%) VLAN
8 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Design Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) High Availability
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Presales
3 1 (5.88%) Server Building
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) JNCIE
3 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) MCTS
3 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) HP
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) Juniper
4 7 (41.18%) Aruba
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) Dell
7 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
7 2 (11.76%) Symantec
7 2 (11.76%) Veeam
8 1 (5.88%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (5.88%) Apple
8 1 (5.88%) arcserve
8 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.88%) EMC
8 1 (5.88%) F5
8 1 (5.88%) Meru Networks
8 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
8 1 (5.88%) Sophos
8 1 (5.88%) Veritas