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 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 10 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 23 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 20.72% 35.29% 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 27.38% 37.50% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -10.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £329 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £492 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £310 £330
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-11.93% +12.72%
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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
84 48 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 75.68% 94.12% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 28 19
Average daily rate £358 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £441 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 January 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 44 (77.19%) SC Cleared
1 44 (77.19%) Security Cleared
2 31 (54.39%) Windows
3 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
4 22 (38.60%) ITIL
5 20 (35.09%) SQL
6 19 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
8 17 (29.82%) MS Office
9 16 (28.07%) DNS
9 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (26.32%) VMware
11 14 (24.56%) Replication
11 14 (24.56%) DHCP
11 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (22.81%) SAN
13 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
13 12 (21.05%) MS Project
13 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
14 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (19.30%) Validation
15 10 (17.54%) VBScript
15 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
16 9 (15.79%) Altiris
17 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
17 8 (14.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 8 (14.04%) Project Management
17 8 (14.04%) Change Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 17 (29.82%) MS Office
2 12 (21.05%) MS Project
3 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) DNS
2 14 (24.56%) DHCP
3 13 (22.81%) SAN
4 7 (12.28%) Firewall
5 6 (10.53%) LAN
5 6 (10.53%) WAN
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (5.26%) Network Security
6 3 (5.26%) Junos
7 2 (3.51%) LDAP
7 2 (3.51%) NAS
7 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.51%) VLAN
7 2 (3.51%) X.500
7 2 (3.51%) SSL
7 2 (3.51%) IPv4
7 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
7 2 (3.51%) SNMP
7 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.75%) MSI
1 1 (1.75%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.75%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (14.04%) Build Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.77%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Process Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) HTML
1 6 (10.53%) XML
2 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.75%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.75%) XSL
4 1 (1.75%) Middleware
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) JSP
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Replication
2 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) CMDB
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.02%) Economics
6 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.26%) Cryptography
6 3 (5.26%) EqualLogic
7 2 (3.51%) PKI
7 2 (3.51%) Clustering
7 2 (3.51%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.75%) PMI
8 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (54.39%) Windows
2 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.53%) UNIX
4 6 (10.53%) Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) AIX
5 1 (1.75%) HPUX
5 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Validation
3 8 (14.04%) Project Management
3 8 (14.04%) Change Management
4 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 5 (8.77%) High Availability
5 5 (8.77%) Service Management
6 4 (7.02%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.02%) ITSM
6 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.26%) Network Management
7 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (3.51%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 10 (17.54%) VBScript
4 8 (14.04%) Perl
5 5 (8.77%) Java
6 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.26%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.51%) C#
7 2 (3.51%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) REXX
8 1 (1.75%) Tcl
8 1 (1.75%) XPath
8 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (77.19%) SC Cleared
1 44 (77.19%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.04%) MCTS
4 7 (12.28%) MCP
5 6 (10.53%) Degree
6 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
7 4 (7.02%) PMP
8 3 (5.26%) MCSA
8 3 (5.26%) MCITP
9 2 (3.51%) CISSP
9 2 (3.51%) GCIA
10 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) JSP 440
2 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.53%) vSphere
4 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.26%) vCloud
4 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.51%) Firmware
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.75%) KVM
6 1 (1.75%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 19 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (14.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (8.77%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 4 (7.02%) SCCM
5 3 (5.26%) SCOM
5 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 3 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.75%) Netcool
6 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.32%) VMware
3 9 (15.79%) Altiris
4 5 (8.77%) NetApp
4 5 (8.77%) 3PAR
4 5 (8.77%) ArcSight
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco
6 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 3 (5.26%) Juniper
6 3 (5.26%) BMC
6 3 (5.26%) CA
6 3 (5.26%) Dell
6 3 (5.26%) EMC
6 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.26%) Crossbeam
6 3 (5.26%) TippingPoint
6 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
6 3 (5.26%) McAfee
6 3 (5.26%) F5