The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 35 24 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Contract jobs citing HP 19 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.74% 5.91% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 8.80% 12.26% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 6
Average daily rate £350 £260 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +16.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £13.65 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+72.16% -11.93%
HP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
216 212 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 42.52% 48.18% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 98 153
Average daily rate £350 £280 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 24
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Essex region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

HP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +4 11 £219 -20.45%
Colchester -2 1 - - 1
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 24 (63.16%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Finance
3 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 17 (44.74%) XML
5 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (36.84%) Unix
7 13 (34.21%) HTML
7 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
8 12 (31.58%) Windows
8 12 (31.58%) VMware
8 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (28.95%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (28.95%) Citrix
10 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
10 10 (26.32%) DHCP
10 10 (26.32%) DNS
10 10 (26.32%) Web Services
10 10 (26.32%) Scrum
11 9 (23.68%) Ant
11 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (23.68%) ETL
11 9 (23.68%) HP UFT
11 9 (23.68%) XenApp
12 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
12 8 (21.05%) ISEB
12 8 (21.05%) IBM
12 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
12 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
13 7 (18.42%) DB2

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.53%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DHCP
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.26%) IntruShield
3 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.26%) LDAP
3 2 (5.26%) Network Security
3 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) BGP
4 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (2.63%) DMVPN
4 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.63%) NetScreen
4 1 (2.63%) OSPF
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (18.42%) DB2
4 6 (15.79%) WebFOCUS
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Ant
1 9 (23.68%) HP UFT
2 7 (18.42%) TestDirector
3 6 (15.79%) AccuRev
3 6 (15.79%) Checkstyle
3 6 (15.79%) FindBugs
3 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 6 (15.79%) JUnit
4 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Automotive
2 6 (15.79%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Tester
3 5 (13.16%) Applications Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Automation Tester
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.89%) J2EE Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum Master
5 3 (7.89%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix Support
6 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) XML
2 13 (34.21%) HTML
3 10 (26.32%) Web Services
4 7 (18.42%) RESTful
5 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
5 6 (15.79%) J2EE
5 6 (15.79%) JDBC
5 6 (15.79%) JRules
5 6 (15.79%) JSP
5 6 (15.79%) Servlets
5 6 (15.79%) Struts
6 5 (13.16%) TopLink
7 4 (10.53%) .NET
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.26%) SOAP
8 2 (5.26%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Clustering
1 4 (10.53%) HP Storage
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Unix
2 12 (31.58%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (26.32%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (23.68%) ETL
5 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Wealth Management
7 6 (15.79%) ITIL
7 6 (15.79%) Pair Programming
7 6 (15.79%) System Testing
7 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 6 (15.79%) User Stories
8 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
8 5 (13.16%) Web Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Time Management
10 3 (7.89%) Line Management
10 3 (7.89%) SDLC
10 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
10 3 (7.89%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.16%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.26%) VBScript
5 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) ISEB
2 7 (18.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCA
4 1 (2.63%) CCEA
4 1 (2.63%) CCEE
4 1 (2.63%) CCIE
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) CCSE
4 1 (2.63%) CEH
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) XenApp
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.26%) XenServer
6 1 (2.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.26%) EnCase
2 2 (5.26%) QRadar
3 1 (2.63%) Nessus
3 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) VMware
3 11 (28.95%) Citrix
4 8 (21.05%) IBM
5 7 (18.42%) 3PAR
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle
6 6 (15.79%) Rally
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco
8 2 (5.26%) ArcSight
8 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.26%) NetIQ
8 2 (5.26%) Rapid7
8 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.26%) Sourcefire
8 2 (5.26%) Splunk
9 1 (2.63%) F5
9 1 (2.63%) Imperva
9 1 (2.63%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.63%) Qualys
9 1 (2.63%) Veeam
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