The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 23 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 Glasgow 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 27 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Contract jobs citing HP 48 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.92% 2.42% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 14.41% 5.67% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Average daily rate
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£295 £325 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% -16.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £218 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £386 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.03% -
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
333 335 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.06% 42.62% 38.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 138 151
Average daily rate £324 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.32% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
HP
Scotland

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 43 (72.88%) Security Cleared
2 40 (67.80%) SC Cleared
3 37 (62.71%) Microsoft
4 34 (57.63%) ISTQB
5 26 (44.07%) DV Cleared
6 25 (42.37%) Oracle
7 24 (40.68%) HTML
7 24 (40.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
8 23 (38.98%) .NET
8 23 (38.98%) ASP.NET
8 23 (38.98%) JSP
9 19 (32.20%) HP Quality Center
10 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
11 16 (27.12%) SAN
12 15 (25.42%) Citrix
12 15 (25.42%) QuickTest Pro
12 15 (25.42%) UNIX
13 13 (22.03%) VB
14 12 (20.34%) C#
14 12 (20.34%) Windows
14 12 (20.34%) CRM
14 12 (20.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 11 (18.64%) SQL
15 11 (18.64%) Oracle EBS
16 10 (16.95%) Test Automation
17 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
18 8 (13.56%) VMware
18 8 (13.56%) Linux
18 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) TWiki
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) SAN
2 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.47%) DNS
4 4 (6.78%) Wireless
5 2 (3.39%) DHCP
6 1 (1.69%) HTTP
6 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.69%) LDAP
6 1 (1.69%) LAN
6 1 (1.69%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.69%) X.500
6 1 (1.69%) Firewall
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) Ingres
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.39%) Subversion
2 2 (3.39%) Toad
2 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) WATIR
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.69%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.69%) RSpec
3 1 (1.69%) JBehave
3 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.69%) Hudson
3 1 (1.69%) Gradle
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) Maven
3 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.69%) MSI
3 1 (1.69%) JUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (16.95%) Test Manager
2 8 (13.56%) Test Analyst
2 8 (13.56%) Tester
2 8 (13.56%) Test Specialist
2 8 (13.56%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Test Leader
4 3 (5.08%) Automation Tester
4 3 (5.08%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) Performance Tester
4 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
4 3 (5.08%) Security Specialist
5 2 (3.39%) Junior
5 2 (3.39%) Developer
5 2 (3.39%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (3.39%) Defect Manager
5 2 (3.39%) QA Specialist
6 1 (1.69%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (1.69%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.68%) HTML
2 23 (38.98%) .NET
2 23 (38.98%) ASP.NET
2 23 (38.98%) JSP
3 2 (3.39%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) ODBC
4 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) PKI
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.69%) Replication
2 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) UNIX
2 12 (20.34%) Windows
3 8 (13.56%) Linux
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) CRM
2 10 (16.95%) Test Automation
3 7 (11.86%) Security Testing
4 5 (8.47%) Test Strategy
5 4 (6.78%) Load Testing
5 4 (6.78%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (6.78%) Software Testing
6 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.08%) Quality Management
6 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.08%) Functional Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Business Transformation
7 2 (3.39%) User Stories
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.39%) System Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Project Management
7 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.39%) Wealth Management
7 2 (3.39%) Test Management
8 1 (1.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.03%) VB
3 12 (20.34%) C#
4 11 (18.64%) SQL
5 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
6 7 (11.86%) Java
7 5 (8.47%) VBA
8 3 (5.08%) VBScript
9 2 (3.39%) C
9 2 (3.39%) Perl
9 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.69%) Python
10 1 (1.69%) Tcl
10 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 43 (72.88%) Security Cleared
2 40 (67.80%) SC Cleared
3 34 (57.63%) ISTQB
4 26 (44.07%) DV Cleared
5 24 (40.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 12 (20.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (11.86%) MCITP
9 3 (5.08%) MOS
10 2 (3.39%) Degree
11 1 (1.69%) MCP
11 1 (1.69%) CCNA
11 1 (1.69%) ISEB
11 1 (1.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.08%) XenApp
3 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.69%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 19 (32.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.78%) SCCM
3 3 (5.08%) WSUS
3 3 (5.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.69%) Netcool
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.69%) Puppet
5 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (62.71%) Microsoft
2 25 (42.37%) Oracle
3 15 (25.42%) Citrix
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco
4 8 (13.56%) VMware
5 5 (8.47%) Juniper
6 4 (6.78%) EMC
6 4 (6.78%) Meru Networks
6 4 (6.78%) Apple
7 3 (5.08%) CA
8 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.39%) Symantec
9 1 (1.69%) McAfee
9 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.69%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.69%) Veeam
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