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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 3 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing HP 25 44 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 31.25% 32.35% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 44.64% 44.90% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 42 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £347 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.87% -15.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.24% +8.03%
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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
56 98 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 70.00% 72.06% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 92 14
Average daily rate £345 £340 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £379 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (61.22%) Security Cleared
2 28 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 21 (42.86%) Windows
4 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.65%) Firewall
6 15 (30.61%) SAN
7 14 (28.57%) ITIL
8 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
9 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (24.49%) WAN
9 12 (24.49%) F5
9 12 (24.49%) Change Control
10 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
10 11 (22.45%) LAN
10 11 (22.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 11 (22.45%) Change Management
11 10 (20.41%) REXX
11 10 (20.41%) Tcl
11 10 (20.41%) Cisco
11 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (18.37%) MSI
12 9 (18.37%) DNS
12 9 (18.37%) XML
12 9 (18.37%) C#
12 9 (18.37%) SQL
12 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.37%) VMware
12 9 (18.37%) WMI
13 8 (16.33%) Validation

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.08%) Lync
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (4.08%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Firewall
2 15 (30.61%) SAN
3 12 (24.49%) WAN
4 11 (22.45%) LAN
5 9 (18.37%) DNS
6 8 (16.33%) Network Security
7 7 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (10.20%) Junos
8 5 (10.20%) DWDM
8 5 (10.20%) VLAN
8 5 (10.20%) Ethernet
9 4 (8.16%) DHCP
10 3 (6.12%) LDAP
10 3 (6.12%) Kerberos
10 3 (6.12%) IPv4
10 3 (6.12%) X.500
10 3 (6.12%) NetScaler
11 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
11 2 (4.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.04%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MSI
2 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.08%) InstallShield
3 2 (4.08%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Software Development Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Development Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Backup Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Network Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Administrator
5 2 (4.08%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (4.08%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (2.04%) Tools Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Backup Administrator
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) XML
2 7 (14.29%) XSD
2 7 (14.29%) WinForms
2 7 (14.29%) WPF
3 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.20%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) CSS
4 2 (4.08%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.08%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) Private Cloud
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.12%) PKI
4 3 (6.12%) Replication
4 3 (6.12%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.12%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.20%) UNIX
5 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) ITIL
2 12 (24.49%) Change Control
3 11 (22.45%) Change Management
4 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
4 8 (16.33%) Validation
5 7 (14.29%) Network Design
5 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
7 5 (10.20%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.16%) Network Management
8 4 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.16%) Service Management
9 3 (6.12%) Quality Management
9 3 (6.12%) Six Sigma
9 3 (6.12%) Content Management
9 3 (6.12%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
2 10 (20.41%) REXX
2 10 (20.41%) Tcl
3 9 (18.37%) C#
3 9 (18.37%) SQL
4 7 (14.29%) VBScript
5 3 (6.12%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) Security Cleared
2 28 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.29%) Degree
5 5 (10.20%) MCTS
5 5 (10.20%) MCP
6 2 (4.08%) MCSE
7 1 (2.04%) CCNP
7 1 (2.04%) CCNA
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.04%) CCSA
7 1 (2.04%) CCSE
7 1 (2.04%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.04%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.12%) vSphere
5 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (18.37%) WMI
3 4 (8.16%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (4.08%) WSUS
4 2 (4.08%) SCCM
4 2 (4.08%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.04%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) F5
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco
4 9 (18.37%) VMware
5 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
6 7 (14.29%) Crossbeam
7 6 (12.24%) TippingPoint
7 6 (12.24%) Juniper
8 5 (10.20%) Citrix
8 5 (10.20%) Riverbed
8 5 (10.20%) 3PAR
8 5 (10.20%) McAfee
8 5 (10.20%) Fortinet
9 3 (6.12%) AppSense
9 3 (6.12%) EMC
10 2 (4.08%) CA
10 2 (4.08%) Nokia
10 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
10 2 (4.08%) Symantec
10 2 (4.08%) ProCurve