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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 August 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 33 56 24
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Contract jobs citing HP 26 15 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.35% 1.72% 7.63%
As % of the Vendors category 9.12% 4.19% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 24
Median daily rate £325 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £325 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.06 £17.50 £17.29
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +1.24%
HP
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
285 358 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.66% 41.01% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 156 171
Median daily rate £350 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £270 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 7
Median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for HP.

1 47 (54.02%) Security Cleared
2 43 (49.43%) SC Cleared
3 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
4 30 (34.48%) ISTQB
5 27 (31.03%) SQL
6 26 (29.89%) .NET
7 25 (28.74%) HTML
7 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
7 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET
7 25 (28.74%) ISEB
8 24 (27.59%) Oracle
8 24 (27.59%) Test Scripting
9 23 (26.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 23 (26.44%) HP UFT
10 22 (25.29%) Finance
10 22 (25.29%) Functional Testing
10 22 (25.29%) HP Quality Center
11 20 (22.99%) CRM
12 19 (21.84%) C#
13 18 (20.69%) VB
13 18 (20.69%) Windows
14 16 (18.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 15 (17.24%) PowerShell
16 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
16 14 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (14.94%) Test Automation
18 12 (13.79%) Retail
18 12 (13.79%) SunGard
18 12 (13.79%) LoadRunner
18 12 (13.79%) SAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.34%) OpenStack
2 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) MS Office
2 3 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Summit
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.45%) Hi Portfolio
4 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) SAN
2 7 (8.05%) DHCP
3 6 (6.90%) DNS
3 6 (6.90%) Firewall
4 4 (4.60%) Network Security
5 3 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (3.45%) Internet
5 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.15%) LAN
6 1 (1.15%) NAS
6 1 (1.15%) SNMP
6 1 (1.15%) SSL
6 1 (1.15%) VoIP
6 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (26.44%) HP UFT
2 12 (13.79%) LoadRunner
3 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.45%) Ant
4 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.45%) Maven
4 3 (3.45%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (25.29%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Front Office
4 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Analyst
2 19 (21.84%) Test Analyst
3 12 (13.79%) Applications Support
4 10 (11.49%) Tester
5 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 8 (9.20%) Automation Tester
7 7 (8.05%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Build Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Test Specialist
10 3 (3.45%) Administrator
10 3 (3.45%) Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Test Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.89%) .NET
2 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET
2 25 (28.74%) HTML
3 4 (4.60%) JSP
4 3 (3.45%) Java EE
5 2 (2.30%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.15%) CSS
6 1 (1.15%) jQuery
6 1 (1.15%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.15%) XML
6 1 (1.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.60%) Replication
3 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (3.45%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) CMDB
5 1 (1.15%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Windows
2 11 (12.64%) Linux
2 11 (12.64%) Unix
2 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.45%) Solaris
5 2 (2.30%) AIX
5 2 (2.30%) HPUX
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.15%) CentOS
6 1 (1.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Test Scripting
2 22 (25.29%) Functional Testing
3 20 (22.99%) CRM
4 13 (14.94%) Test Automation
5 11 (12.64%) Migration
6 10 (11.49%) Project Management
7 9 (10.34%) ITIL
8 7 (8.05%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (8.05%) Security Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (5.75%) Load Balancing
10 5 (5.75%) Test Strategy
11 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.60%) High Availability
11 4 (4.60%) Performance Testing
11 4 (4.60%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (3.45%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.03%) SQL
2 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
3 19 (21.84%) C#
4 18 (20.69%) VB
5 15 (17.24%) PowerShell
6 9 (10.34%) Java
7 5 (5.75%) VBScript
8 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.45%) Korn
9 3 (3.45%) Perl
10 2 (2.30%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 47 (54.02%) Security Cleared
2 43 (49.43%) SC Cleared
3 30 (34.48%) ISTQB
4 25 (28.74%) ISEB
5 23 (26.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 16 (18.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 14 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (11.49%) CCNA
10 5 (5.75%) CCNP
10 5 (5.75%) MCITP
11 4 (4.60%) MCSA
12 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
12 3 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (2.30%) Degree
13 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (2.30%) MCSE
14 1 (1.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.15%) Brightmail
4 1 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.15%) Veritas File System
4 1 (1.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 22 (25.29%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (4.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.45%) HP Fortify
3 3 (3.45%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (2.30%) Netcool
4 2 (2.30%) SCCM
4 2 (2.30%) SCOM
5 1 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
2 24 (27.59%) Oracle
3 12 (13.79%) SunGard
4 11 (12.64%) Cisco
4 11 (12.64%) VMware
5 6 (6.90%) F5
6 5 (5.75%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.75%) Juniper
7 4 (4.60%) Altiris
7 4 (4.60%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.45%) TippingPoint
9 2 (2.30%) CA
9 2 (2.30%) Citrix
9 2 (2.30%) IBM
9 2 (2.30%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.15%) BT
10 1 (1.15%) Computacenter
10 1 (1.15%) Opsware