The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Erskine region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 4 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing HP 49 3 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 32.89% 11.54% 82.35%
As % of the Vendors category 49.00% 12.50% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 3 11
Average daily rate
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£347 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.13% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £415 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.63
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.85%
Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 67.11% 92.31% 97.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 20 14
Average daily rate £335 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £525 £420
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 £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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 July 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 64 (86.49%) Security Cleared
2 61 (82.43%) SC Cleared
3 34 (45.95%) Windows
4 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
5 28 (37.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 23 (31.08%) SQL
7 19 (25.68%) Active Directory
7 19 (25.68%) Citrix
8 18 (24.32%) ITIL
9 17 (22.97%) SAN
9 17 (22.97%) DNS
9 17 (22.97%) DHCP
9 17 (22.97%) Change Management
10 16 (21.62%) VMware
10 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
10 16 (21.62%) VBScript
11 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
11 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
11 15 (20.27%) Thin Client
11 15 (20.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (20.27%) PowerShell
11 15 (20.27%) Fat Client
12 13 (17.57%) Service Management
13 12 (16.22%) Perl
14 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (14.86%) VMware ESX
14 11 (14.86%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
15 10 (13.51%) Oracle

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.05%) IIS
2 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.81%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (9.46%) MS Office
4 3 (4.05%) MS Project
5 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) TIBCO iProcess
1 1 (1.35%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.97%) SAN
1 17 (22.97%) DNS
1 17 (22.97%) DHCP
2 9 (12.16%) LAN
3 8 (10.81%) WAN
4 7 (9.46%) Firewall
5 3 (4.05%) Junos
5 3 (4.05%) Network Security
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (4.05%) SSL
5 3 (4.05%) SNMP
5 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.05%) VPN
6 2 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.35%) NAS
7 1 (1.35%) VLAN
7 1 (1.35%) IPv4
7 1 (1.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MSI
2 4 (5.41%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.35%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (1.35%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.35%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.35%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (12.16%) Configuration Manager
1 9 (12.16%) Support Engineer
1 9 (12.16%) Consultant
2 7 (9.46%) Release Manager
3 6 (8.11%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 5 (6.76%) Build Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Technical Manager
4 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Applications Support
4 5 (6.76%) Network Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Applications Packager
5 4 (5.41%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (2.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Middleware
2 5 (6.76%) Application Packaging
3 3 (4.05%) Software Packaging
3 3 (4.05%) HTML
3 3 (4.05%) CSS
3 3 (4.05%) JSP
3 3 (4.05%) Web Services
3 3 (4.05%) XML
4 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Thin Client
1 15 (20.27%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.11%) CMDB
3 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.41%) Clustering
4 4 (5.41%) PKI
5 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.05%) Open Source
5 3 (4.05%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.05%) e-Health
5 3 (4.05%) Replication
5 3 (4.05%) Firmware
6 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.35%) PDA
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.95%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) Linux
3 8 (10.81%) UNIX
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.41%) AIX
7 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.05%) HPUX
7 3 (4.05%) Solaris
8 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) ITIL
2 17 (22.97%) Change Management
3 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
4 13 (17.57%) Service Management
5 10 (13.51%) Performance Testing
6 8 (10.81%) Build Automation
7 7 (9.46%) Validation
8 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.41%) Six Sigma
9 4 (5.41%) Workflow
9 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.41%) High Availability
10 3 (4.05%) Change Data Capture
10 3 (4.05%) Analytics
10 3 (4.05%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.05%) Lean Six Sigma
10 3 (4.05%) Asset Management
10 3 (4.05%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.08%) SQL
2 16 (21.62%) VBScript
3 15 (20.27%) PowerShell
4 12 (16.22%) Perl
5 6 (8.11%) Java
5 6 (8.11%) VB
6 2 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (1.35%) REXX
7 1 (1.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 64 (86.49%) Security Cleared
2 61 (82.43%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.76%) MCTS
4 5 (6.76%) Degree
4 5 (6.76%) MCSE
4 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.05%) MCITP
5 3 (4.05%) MCP
5 3 (4.05%) MCSA
5 3 (4.05%) CCNP
6 2 (2.70%) CCNA
6 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.70%) VCAP
7 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (25.68%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.86%) VMware ESX
3 11 (14.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.05%) KVM
4 3 (4.05%) RHEV
4 3 (4.05%) vSphere
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.70%) vCloud
6 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (37.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 15 (20.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (8.11%) Netcool
3 6 (8.11%) SCCM
4 5 (6.76%) SCOM
4 5 (6.76%) Tivoli
5 4 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (4.05%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (1.35%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.35%) WMI
8 1 (1.35%) HP NNM
8 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) Citrix
3 16 (21.62%) VMware
4 10 (13.51%) Oracle
5 9 (12.16%) McAfee
6 8 (10.81%) AppSense
7 6 (8.11%) IBM
7 6 (8.11%) Altiris
8 5 (6.76%) ArcSight
8 5 (6.76%) Cisco
8 5 (6.76%) BMC
9 4 (5.41%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.05%) F5
10 3 (4.05%) TippingPoint
10 3 (4.05%) Crossbeam
10 3 (4.05%) Juniper
10 3 (4.05%) Veritas
10 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.70%) Blue Coat