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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ProCurve
Rank 566 543 512
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -31
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 23 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.034% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.073% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 18
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£275 £309 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% -11.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £150 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £328 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £150 £350
% change year-on-year
+90.83% -57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.60 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.60 - -
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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
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 West - 7 £250 -
London +8 5 £275 -11.29% 3
Yorkshire - 4 £190 - 2
South East -21 3 £335 +123.50% 2
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
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UK

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 46 (95.83%) HP
2 29 (60.42%) Firewall
3 27 (56.25%) Cisco
4 23 (47.92%) Windows
5 19 (39.58%) VMware
5 19 (39.58%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (35.42%) CCNP
7 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
10 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
11 12 (25.00%) WAN
11 12 (25.00%) Wireless
11 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
12 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (22.92%) LAN
12 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
12 11 (22.92%) Juniper
13 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (18.75%) DNS
14 9 (18.75%) DHCP
14 9 (18.75%) Linux
14 9 (18.75%) F5
14 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
15 8 (16.67%) vSphere
15 8 (16.67%) SAN
15 8 (16.67%) OSPF

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (27.08%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Google Apps
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (60.42%) Firewall
2 12 (25.00%) WAN
2 12 (25.00%) Wireless
3 11 (22.92%) LAN
3 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
4 9 (18.75%) DNS
4 9 (18.75%) DHCP
4 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (16.67%) SAN
5 8 (16.67%) OSPF
6 7 (14.58%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (12.50%) BGP
8 5 (10.42%) VoIP
8 5 (10.42%) VPN
8 5 (10.42%) IPsec
8 5 (10.42%) VLAN
8 5 (10.42%) IP Telephony
8 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (8.33%) Network Security
9 4 (8.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) German Language
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Designer
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
5 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.17%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Cryptography
1 3 (6.25%) e-Health
2 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.17%) CCTV
2 2 (4.17%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.75%) Linux
5 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.25%) Android
9 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X Server
9 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.08%) UNIX
10 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.50%) Network Management
2 5 (10.42%) ITIL
2 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
2 5 (10.42%) Migration
3 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.33%) ArchiMate
3 4 (8.33%) Change Control
3 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (8.33%) DoDAF
3 4 (8.33%) MODAF
3 4 (8.33%) SysML
3 4 (8.33%) UML
3 4 (8.33%) SSADM
4 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.17%) Fault Management
5 2 (4.17%) Time Management
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.17%) Software Licensing
5 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (35.42%) CCNP
3 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
4 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.58%) CCNA
5 6 (12.50%) MCSE
6 5 (10.42%) CCA
6 5 (10.42%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
7 4 (8.33%) JNCIS
7 4 (8.33%) CCSP
8 1 (2.08%) MCSA
8 1 (2.08%) CCIE
8 1 (2.08%) CCDP
8 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.08%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.67%) vSphere
4 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.42%) Xen
5 5 (10.42%) XenApp
6 4 (8.33%) Firmware
7 2 (4.17%) Kerio MailServer
7 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.08%) UAG
8 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (4.17%) FreeIPA
2 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.17%) Nagios
2 2 (4.17%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.08%) OpenView
3 1 (2.08%) WSUS
3 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 46 (95.83%) HP
2 27 (56.25%) Cisco
3 19 (39.58%) VMware
4 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.92%) Juniper
6 9 (18.75%) F5
7 7 (14.58%) Citrix
8 6 (12.50%) McAfee
9 5 (10.42%) Mitel
9 5 (10.42%) Blue Coat
10 4 (8.33%) Brocade
11 3 (6.25%) CA
11 3 (6.25%) BT
11 3 (6.25%) Fortinet
11 3 (6.25%) Riverbed
11 3 (6.25%) SonicWALL
12 2 (4.17%) Infor
12 2 (4.17%) Kerio
12 2 (4.17%) Google
12 2 (4.17%) NEC
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