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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ProCurve
Rank 542 514 483
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -31
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 14 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.036% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.079% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 17
Average daily rate
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£190 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £162 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £358 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £155 £186 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.77% -46.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.50
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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
21211 20274 19359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.92% 45.58% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12658 11604 10398
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £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 940 928 1248
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.15 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -14.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.99 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
London -5 4 £275 -11.29% 4
Yorkshire - 3 £120 - 2
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 2
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ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 32 (94.12%) HP
2 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Cisco
3 18 (52.94%) Firewall
3 18 (52.94%) VMware
4 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
6 10 (29.41%) CCNP
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
7 9 (26.47%) LAN
8 8 (23.53%) DNS
8 8 (23.53%) DHCP
8 8 (23.53%) OSPF
8 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
9 7 (20.59%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (20.59%) SAN
9 7 (20.59%) WAN
9 7 (20.59%) vSphere
9 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (17.65%) Network Management
10 6 (17.65%) MCSE
10 6 (17.65%) Linux

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Google Apps
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) Firewall
2 9 (26.47%) LAN
2 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
3 8 (23.53%) DNS
3 8 (23.53%) OSPF
3 8 (23.53%) DHCP
4 7 (20.59%) WAN
4 7 (20.59%) SAN
4 7 (20.59%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (14.71%) Wireless
6 5 (14.71%) VoIP
7 4 (11.76%) LDAP
7 4 (11.76%) Network Security
7 4 (11.76%) VLAN
8 3 (8.82%) IPsec
8 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
8 3 (8.82%) RIP
8 3 (8.82%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) German Language
2 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Designer
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Cryptography
1 3 (8.82%) e-Health
2 2 (5.88%) Streaming Video
2 2 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
5 6 (17.65%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Network Management
2 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 2 (5.88%) DoDAF
3 2 (5.88%) MODAF
3 2 (5.88%) SysML
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) UML
3 2 (5.88%) SSADM
3 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.88%) Project Management
3 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.88%) Fault Management
3 2 (5.88%) Time Management
3 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
3 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
3 2 (5.88%) ArchiMate
3 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.88%) Software Licensing
3 2 (5.88%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (29.41%) CCNP
3 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) MCSE
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (14.71%) CCNA
5 5 (14.71%) CCA
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.76%) CCSP
7 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) CCDP
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
3 7 (20.59%) vSphere
4 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.71%) XenApp
4 5 (14.71%) Xen
5 4 (11.76%) Firmware
6 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.88%) Kerio MailServer
7 1 (2.94%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (5.88%) FreeIPA
2 2 (5.88%) Nagios
2 2 (5.88%) ARCserve
2 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.94%) OpenView
3 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) HP
2 19 (55.88%) Cisco
3 18 (52.94%) VMware
4 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) Mitel
6 4 (11.76%) F5
7 3 (8.82%) SonicWALL
7 3 (8.82%) Riverbed
7 3 (8.82%) McAfee
7 3 (8.82%) Juniper
7 3 (8.82%) CA
8 2 (5.88%) Avaya
8 2 (5.88%) Intel
8 2 (5.88%) BT
8 2 (5.88%) NEC
8 2 (5.88%) Apple
8 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.88%) Google
8 2 (5.88%) Brocade
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