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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 54 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing HP 15 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.74% 1.94% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 4.27% 4.23% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £271 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £480 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.07% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +5.00%
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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
351 284 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.72% 45.95% 48.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 134 213
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 11
Average hourly rate £22.85 £15.50 £12.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.38% +28.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £13.60 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £17.27 £16.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
1 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
1 13 (44.83%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
3 10 (34.48%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) Windows
4 8 (27.59%) SAN
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
5 7 (24.14%) SCCM
6 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
6 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (20.69%) CommVault
6 6 (20.69%) VMware
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle
6 6 (20.69%) Dell
6 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
7 5 (17.24%) SQL
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL
7 5 (17.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (17.24%) Symantec
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (17.24%) NetBackup
7 5 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (17.24%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
7 5 (17.24%) Lync
7 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
7 5 (17.24%) Office 365
7 5 (17.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (17.24%) Lync
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
3 2 (6.90%) SSL
3 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) StarTeam
3 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Defect Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
1 4 (13.79%) JSP
2 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
2 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.34%) ETL
4 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) ITSM
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
5 2 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) VBA
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
4 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
4 5 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (6.90%) MCSE
7 2 (6.90%) CCNP
7 2 (6.90%) CCNA
8 1 (3.45%) ISEB
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.45%) MCITP
8 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (24.14%) SCCM
3 5 (17.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) NetBackup
3 5 (17.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (13.79%) WMI
5 2 (6.90%) Nessus
5 2 (6.90%) Nmap
5 2 (6.90%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (6.90%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Dell
2 6 (20.69%) CommVault
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) Symantec
4 4 (13.79%) Informatica
5 3 (10.34%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) EMC
5 3 (10.34%) SAP
6 2 (6.90%) Serena
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Borland
7 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.45%) Lumension
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) McAfee
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