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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 62 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing HP 9 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.03% 1.58% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 3.82% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% -4.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £318 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £358 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £328 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +0.29%
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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
346 288 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.72% 41.44% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 138 203
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £165 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 10
Average hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £24.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) SAN
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (32.14%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) VMware
6 7 (25.00%) SCCM
6 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (21.43%) Dell
7 6 (21.43%) CommVault
7 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (17.86%) Lync
8 5 (17.86%) Office 365
8 5 (17.86%) NetBackup
8 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (17.86%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
8 5 (17.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (17.86%) Symantec
8 5 (17.86%) Project Management
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (17.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (17.86%) Lync
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
3 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Selenium
1 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (10.71%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.14%) StarTeam
3 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Defect Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
1 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 4 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (3.57%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Economics
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.57%) AIX
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (17.86%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Software Distribution
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
5 2 (7.14%) ITSM
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL V2
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) VBA
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) Korn
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
5 4 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.71%) MCSE
7 2 (7.14%) CCNP
7 2 (7.14%) CCNA
8 1 (3.57%) CCEE
8 1 (3.57%) CCIA
8 1 (3.57%) CAPM
8 1 (3.57%) MCITP
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.57%) ISEB
8 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (25.00%) SCCM
3 5 (17.86%) NetBackup
3 5 (17.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (14.29%) WMI
5 2 (7.14%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (7.14%) Nessus
5 2 (7.14%) Nmap
5 2 (7.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Dell
3 6 (21.43%) CommVault
4 5 (17.86%) Symantec
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle
5 4 (14.29%) EMC
5 4 (14.29%) NetApp
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) SAP
7 2 (7.14%) Borland
7 2 (7.14%) Serena
8 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.57%) Lumension
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.57%) Informatica
8 1 (3.57%) McAfee
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco