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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ProCurve
Rank 577 550 500
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -50
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 13 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.037% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% 0.083% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 19
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£290 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £214 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
21883 21671 19851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.17% 45.00% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13006 12550 10925
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 999 1000 1130
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £10.89 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
South East -2 6 £344 -14.06% 4
London -4 5 £290 +13.72% 1
North West - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1
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ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 26 (92.86%) HP
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco
3 16 (57.14%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) Firewall
4 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
4 13 (46.43%) WAN
5 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (35.71%) DHCP
7 10 (35.71%) vSphere
8 9 (32.14%) LAN
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (28.57%) Juniper
9 8 (28.57%) DNS
9 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (28.57%) XenApp
9 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.00%) MCSE
11 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 6 (21.43%) Linux
11 6 (21.43%) VPN
11 6 (21.43%) SAN
11 6 (21.43%) Citrix
11 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
11 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
2 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (14.29%) Lync
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) WAN
3 10 (35.71%) DHCP
4 9 (32.14%) LAN
5 8 (28.57%) DNS
6 6 (21.43%) VPN
6 6 (21.43%) SAN
7 5 (17.86%) VLAN
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (17.86%) OSPF
7 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (14.29%) Multicast
8 4 (14.29%) HSRP
8 4 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (14.29%) VoIP
8 4 (14.29%) SNMP
8 4 (14.29%) BGP
8 4 (14.29%) MPLS
9 3 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (21.43%) Linux
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Phone
7 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 2 (7.14%) Windows CE
8 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.57%) Information Security
3 1 (3.57%) Change Management
3 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.57%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) MCSE
3 4 (14.29%) CCA
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (10.71%) Avaya Certification
4 3 (10.71%) CCNP
5 2 (7.14%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) CCDP
5 2 (7.14%) MCSA
5 2 (7.14%) JNCIA
5 2 (7.14%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) BS25999
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (35.71%) vSphere
3 8 (28.57%) XenApp
4 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 4 (14.29%) Xen
5 3 (10.71%) Samba
6 1 (3.57%) DFS Replication
6 1 (3.57%) Firmware
6 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.57%) ARCserve
2 1 (3.57%) SCDPM
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.57%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.57%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) HP
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco
3 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Juniper
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (21.43%) Citrix
6 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
7 5 (17.86%) F5
8 4 (14.29%) 3PAR
8 4 (14.29%) Avaya
8 4 (14.29%) Brocade
9 2 (7.14%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (7.14%) Meru Networks
9 2 (7.14%) Intel
9 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (7.14%) NetApp
9 2 (7.14%) CODA
9 2 (7.14%) Sage
9 2 (7.14%) 3Com
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
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