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 26 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 4 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 24 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 30.00% 31.18% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 48.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 6
Average daily rate
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£421 £318 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.46% -18.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £261 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £371 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.01% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £13.86 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+19.81% +4.62%
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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
48 60 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 60.00% 64.52% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 44
Average daily rate £347 £324 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.41% -21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £260 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £378 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 26 May 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 24 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 21 (50.00%) ITIL
5 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 14 (33.33%) Firewall
7 12 (28.57%) SAN
8 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (26.19%) Cisco
8 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
8 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (23.81%) Incident Management
9 10 (23.81%) Change Management
9 10 (23.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 10 (23.81%) MS Office
9 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
9 10 (23.81%) WAN
9 10 (23.81%) F5
10 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
10 9 (21.43%) LAN
10 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
10 9 (21.43%) Validation
10 9 (21.43%) Crossbeam
10 9 (21.43%) Network Security
11 8 (19.05%) TippingPoint
11 8 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
11 8 (19.05%) Management Information System

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Office
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Firewall
2 12 (28.57%) SAN
3 10 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (23.81%) WAN
4 9 (21.43%) LAN
4 9 (21.43%) Network Security
5 8 (19.05%) Junos
6 7 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (7.14%) Kerberos
7 3 (7.14%) LDAP
7 3 (7.14%) X.500
8 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.76%) NAS
8 2 (4.76%) DHCP
8 2 (4.76%) SNMP
8 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MSI
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.76%) InstallShield
3 2 (4.76%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 3 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (4.76%) Design Engineer
3 2 (4.76%) Consultant
3 2 (4.76%) Architect
3 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (4.76%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (4.76%) Network Architect
3 2 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (4.76%) Development Engineer
4 1 (2.38%) Build Engineer
4 1 (2.38%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (2.38%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (2.38%) ArcSight Consultant
4 1 (2.38%) ArcSight Engineer
4 1 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (2.38%) Coordinator
4 1 (2.38%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) XML
2 6 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (9.52%) .NET
3 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.76%) WPF
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (4.76%) WinForms
4 2 (4.76%) XSD
5 1 (2.38%) XSL
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 7 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
4 3 (7.14%) PKI
4 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Economics
5 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.38%) Clustering
6 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) UNIX
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
3 10 (23.81%) Change Management
3 10 (23.81%) Incident Management
4 9 (21.43%) Validation
5 8 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
6 7 (16.67%) Network Management
6 7 (16.67%) Service Management
6 7 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (11.90%) Time Management
8 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.14%) High Availability
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.14%) Change Control
9 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
10 2 (4.76%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) VBScript
3 5 (11.90%) REXX
3 5 (11.90%) Tcl
4 4 (9.52%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.14%) VB
6 2 (4.76%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 24 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (16.67%) Degree
4 5 (11.90%) MCP
5 4 (9.52%) PMP
5 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
5 4 (9.52%) MCTS
6 3 (7.14%) MCITP
6 3 (7.14%) MCSE
6 3 (7.14%) MCSA
7 2 (4.76%) CISSP
7 2 (4.76%) GCIA
8 1 (2.38%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 6 (14.29%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.29%) vSphere
3 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.76%) Firmware
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (9.52%) SCCM
3 4 (9.52%) WMI
4 2 (4.76%) WSUS
4 2 (4.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.38%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Cisco
3 10 (23.81%) F5
4 9 (21.43%) Crossbeam
4 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 8 (19.05%) Juniper
5 8 (19.05%) TippingPoint
5 8 (19.05%) McAfee
5 8 (19.05%) Riverbed
6 7 (16.67%) 3PAR
7 6 (14.29%) EMC
8 5 (11.90%) VMware
9 3 (7.14%) Citrix
10 2 (4.76%) Symantec
10 2 (4.76%) CA
10 2 (4.76%) ProCurve
10 2 (4.76%) ArcSight
11 1 (2.38%) Altiris
11 1 (2.38%) NetApp
11 1 (2.38%) Nokia