The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 24 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Contract jobs citing HP 55 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.45% 1.38% 1.81%
As % of the Vendors category 13.25% 3.18% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 9
Average daily rate
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£415 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £293 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £394 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +0.84%
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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
415 283 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.65% 43.27% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 146 187
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 46 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 45 (57.69%) Security Cleared
3 41 (52.56%) SC Cleared
4 40 (51.28%) Oracle
5 39 (50.00%) .NET
5 39 (50.00%) ISTQB
6 28 (35.90%) ASP.NET
6 28 (35.90%) DV Cleared
7 27 (34.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 27 (34.62%) JSP
7 27 (34.62%) HTML
7 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
8 23 (29.49%) SQL
8 23 (29.49%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (20.51%) UNIX
9 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
9 16 (20.51%) QuickTest Pro
10 15 (19.23%) SAN
10 15 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (16.67%) C#
11 13 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (15.38%) Web Development
12 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
12 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 12 (15.38%) VB
12 12 (15.38%) CRM
12 12 (15.38%) SharePoint
13 11 (14.10%) Windows
13 11 (14.10%) Citrix
13 11 (14.10%) Process Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.28%) Changepoint
3 1 (1.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) SAN
2 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.41%) DNS
4 4 (5.13%) Wireless
5 2 (2.56%) LDAP
5 2 (2.56%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.56%) X.500
6 1 (1.28%) Network Security
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.28%) Firewall
6 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.28%) LAN
6 1 (1.28%) WAN
6 1 (1.28%) DHCP
6 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.56%) Ingres
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.56%) Toad
3 1 (1.28%) Selenium
3 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) MSI
3 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (6.41%) Back Office
2 4 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Developer
2 13 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
3 9 (11.54%) Analyst
3 9 (11.54%) Test Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Tester
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Test Specialist
5 7 (8.97%) Test Leader
6 3 (3.85%) Performance Tester
6 3 (3.85%) Security Specialist
6 3 (3.85%) Team Leader
6 3 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Junior
7 2 (2.56%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Junior Tester
7 2 (2.56%) Hardware Support Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Automation Specialist
7 2 (2.56%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.00%) .NET
2 28 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 27 (34.62%) JSP
3 27 (34.62%) HTML
4 2 (2.56%) XML
5 1 (1.28%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.28%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.28%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.56%) Replication
1 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.56%) PKI
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.28%) CMDB
2 1 (1.28%) User Experience
2 1 (1.28%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) UNIX
2 11 (14.10%) Windows
3 7 (8.97%) Linux
4 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) Web Development
1 12 (15.38%) CRM
2 11 (14.10%) Process Management
3 10 (12.82%) Workflow
3 10 (12.82%) Test Automation
4 8 (10.26%) Functional Testing
5 7 (8.97%) Security Testing
6 6 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (7.69%) Test Management
7 5 (6.41%) Test Strategy
7 5 (6.41%) Software Testing
7 5 (6.41%) Project Management
8 4 (5.13%) Load Testing
8 4 (5.13%) Test Scripting
9 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.85%) Test Planning
9 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.85%) Coaching
9 3 (3.85%) Quality Management
10 2 (2.56%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 23 (29.49%) SQL
3 13 (16.67%) C#
4 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 12 (15.38%) VB
5 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.69%) Java
7 5 (6.41%) VBA
8 3 (3.85%) VBScript
8 3 (3.85%) Perl
9 2 (2.56%) C
9 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.28%) Tcl
10 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 41 (52.56%) SC Cleared
3 39 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 28 (35.90%) DV Cleared
5 27 (34.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 13 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (8.97%) MCITP
10 4 (5.13%) ISEB
11 3 (3.85%) MOS
12 2 (2.56%) MCP
12 2 (2.56%) MCTS
12 2 (2.56%) Degree
13 1 (1.28%) CCNA
13 1 (1.28%) PMP
13 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (29.49%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.28%) SCCM
3 1 (1.28%) SCOM
3 1 (1.28%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 46 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 40 (51.28%) Oracle
3 11 (14.10%) Citrix
3 11 (14.10%) Kofax
4 8 (10.26%) Cisco
5 5 (6.41%) Juniper
6 4 (5.13%) Apple
6 4 (5.13%) EMC
6 4 (5.13%) VMware
6 4 (5.13%) Meru Networks
7 3 (3.85%) IBM
8 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.56%) Symantec
9 1 (1.28%) Planview
9 1 (1.28%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.28%) Veeam
9 1 (1.28%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.28%) McAfee
9 1 (1.28%) Dell
9 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
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