The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 5 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing HP 34 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 28.57% 11.43% 35.71%
As % of the Vendors category 37.36% 11.43% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 1 8
Average daily rate
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£348 £475 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.73% +28.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £475 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -1.72%
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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 Erskine region.

Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
91 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 76.47% 100.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 29 17
Average daily rate £333 £353 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.67% -4.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing HP 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 HP.

1 69 (83.13%) Security Cleared
2 67 (80.72%) SC Cleared
3 41 (49.40%) Microsoft
4 35 (42.17%) Windows
5 34 (40.96%) SQL
6 28 (33.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 23 (27.71%) VMware
7 23 (27.71%) ITIL
7 23 (27.71%) DNS
8 22 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (25.30%) DHCP
10 20 (24.10%) Active Directory
10 20 (24.10%) PowerShell
11 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (21.69%) Perl
13 16 (19.28%) MS Office
13 16 (19.28%) Change Management
13 16 (19.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 15 (18.07%) VBScript
14 15 (18.07%) SAN
15 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (16.87%) Replication
15 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (15.66%) MCTS
16 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
17 12 (14.46%) MS Project
17 12 (14.46%) Oracle
17 12 (14.46%) Linux
17 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
17 12 (14.46%) Validation

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing HP 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 HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
1 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (13.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.02%) IIS
4 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) MS Office
2 12 (14.46%) MS Project
3 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.20%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.71%) DNS
2 21 (25.30%) DHCP
3 15 (18.07%) SAN
4 8 (9.64%) LAN
4 8 (9.64%) WAN
5 7 (8.43%) Firewall
6 3 (3.61%) VLAN
6 3 (3.61%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.61%) Network Security
6 3 (3.61%) Junos
6 3 (3.61%) SSL
6 3 (3.61%) IPv4
6 3 (3.61%) SNMP
6 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.41%) VPN
7 2 (2.41%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.41%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.41%) X.500
7 2 (2.41%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.20%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MSI
2 2 (2.41%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.41%) AdminStudio
2 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.20%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.20%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.20%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 11 (13.25%) Build Engineer
2 9 (10.84%) Consultant
2 9 (10.84%) Support Engineer
3 8 (9.64%) Applications Support
3 8 (9.64%) Applications Support Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Monitoring Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Configuration Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Release Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Process Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Configuration Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Technical Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) Middleware
2 5 (6.02%) XML
2 5 (6.02%) HTML
2 5 (6.02%) Application Packaging
3 4 (4.82%) .NET
3 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.61%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.41%) Web Services
5 2 (2.41%) CSS
6 1 (1.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Replication
2 12 (14.46%) CMDB
3 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.64%) Fat Client
4 8 (9.64%) Thin Client
5 6 (7.23%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.02%) Clustering
7 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.61%) EqualLogic
8 3 (3.61%) Cryptography
8 3 (3.61%) e-Health
8 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.41%) Economics
9 2 (2.41%) PKI
9 2 (2.41%) Open Source
10 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.20%) PDA
10 1 (1.20%) Device Driver
10 1 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.17%) Windows
2 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (14.46%) Linux
4 10 (12.05%) UNIX
5 3 (3.61%) AIX
6 2 (2.41%) HPUX
6 2 (2.41%) Solaris
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) ITIL
2 16 (19.28%) Change Management
3 12 (14.46%) Validation
3 12 (14.46%) Configuration Management
4 9 (10.84%) Service Management
5 7 (8.43%) Unit Testing
6 6 (7.23%) Performance Testing
6 6 (7.23%) ITSM
7 5 (6.02%) Project Management
7 5 (6.02%) High Availability
7 5 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.02%) Build Automation
8 4 (4.82%) Workflow
9 3 (3.61%) Six Sigma
9 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.61%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.61%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.61%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (3.61%) Analytics
9 3 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.96%) SQL
2 20 (24.10%) PowerShell
3 18 (21.69%) Perl
4 15 (18.07%) VBScript
5 9 (10.84%) Java
6 5 (6.02%) PHP
7 2 (2.41%) VB
7 2 (2.41%) REXX
7 2 (2.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 69 (83.13%) Security Cleared
2 67 (80.72%) SC Cleared
3 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (15.66%) MCTS
5 9 (10.84%) MCP
6 6 (7.23%) Degree
7 5 (6.02%) MCSE
8 3 (3.61%) MCSA
8 3 (3.61%) CCNP
8 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.61%) MCITP
9 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.41%) VCAP
10 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (24.10%) Active Directory
3 9 (10.84%) VMware ESX
4 8 (9.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (7.23%) vSphere
6 5 (6.02%) vCloud
7 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.61%) Firmware
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.41%) KVM
8 2 (2.41%) RHEV
9 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (33.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 16 (19.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (9.64%) Tivoli
3 8 (9.64%) SCCM
3 8 (9.64%) SCOM
4 6 (7.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (2.41%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.41%) WSUS
5 2 (2.41%) Netcool
6 1 (1.20%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.20%) WMI
6 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.20%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 41 (49.40%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.71%) VMware
3 12 (14.46%) Altiris
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle
4 9 (10.84%) Citrix
4 9 (10.84%) IBM
5 8 (9.64%) BMC
5 8 (9.64%) ArcSight
6 6 (7.23%) AppSense
7 4 (4.82%) McAfee
8 3 (3.61%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.61%) NetApp
8 3 (3.61%) Juniper
8 3 (3.61%) Cisco
8 3 (3.61%) Dell
8 3 (3.61%) Crossbeam
8 3 (3.61%) TippingPoint
8 3 (3.61%) Riverbed
8 3 (3.61%) F5
9 2 (2.41%) PlateSpin