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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 55 30 53
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Contract jobs citing HP 15 50 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.75% 6.11% 2.16%
As % of the Vendors category 4.36% 14.41% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £262 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £13.88
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +17.11%
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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
344 347 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.14% 42.37% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 133 134
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £181 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £441 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £24.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) VMware
4 8 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (23.33%) Migration
5 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) Project Management
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) vSphere
8 4 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (13.33%) Cisco
8 4 (13.33%) LoadRunner
8 4 (13.33%) Linux
8 4 (13.33%) EMC
8 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
8 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
8 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
9 3 (10.00%) Selenium
9 3 (10.00%) WMI
9 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
9 3 (10.00%) Celerra
9 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
9 3 (10.00%) Firewall

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (3.33%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.33%) Data Mart
1 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
1 1 (3.33%) QlikView
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) StarTeam
4 1 (3.33%) ERwin
4 1 (3.33%) MSI
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) JSP
1 1 (3.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) CLARiiON
1 3 (10.00%) Celerra
1 3 (10.00%) EqualLogic
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Economics
2 2 (6.67%) PMI
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) AIX
4 2 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Project Management
1 7 (23.33%) Migration
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
3 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (6.67%) SDLC
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V2
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
1 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (6.67%) Korn
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) VBA
2 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.67%) CAPM
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) ISEB
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCEE
5 1 (3.33%) CCIA
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) vSphere
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (10.00%) WMI
4 2 (6.67%) SCCM
4 2 (6.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (6.67%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (3.33%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) EMC
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (6.67%) Serena
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) McAfee
5 2 (6.67%) Informatica
5 2 (6.67%) Borland
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) CommVault
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix