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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 40 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing HP 30 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.77% 1.66% 2.40%
As % of the Vendors category 8.13% 3.87% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 12
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £368 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.69%
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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
369 284 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.36% 42.97% 43.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 145 172
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £9.25 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.27% -44.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.00 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -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 17 October 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 17 October 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 (61.33%) Microsoft
2 44 (58.67%) Security Cleared
3 40 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 40 (53.33%) Oracle
4 39 (52.00%) .NET
4 39 (52.00%) ISTQB
5 28 (37.33%) ASP.NET
5 28 (37.33%) DV Cleared
6 27 (36.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 27 (36.00%) JSP
6 27 (36.00%) HTML
6 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (28.00%) SQL
7 21 (28.00%) HP Quality Center
8 16 (21.33%) UNIX
8 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
8 16 (21.33%) QuickTest Pro
9 15 (20.00%) SAN
9 15 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
10 13 (17.33%) C#
10 13 (17.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
11 12 (16.00%) VB
11 12 (16.00%) CRM
11 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
11 12 (16.00%) Web Development
12 11 (14.67%) Process Management
12 11 (14.67%) Kofax
12 11 (14.67%) Citrix

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.33%) Maximo
3 1 (1.33%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) SAN
2 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.67%) DNS
4 4 (5.33%) Wireless
5 2 (2.67%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.67%) X.500
5 2 (2.67%) LDAP
6 1 (1.33%) LAN
6 1 (1.33%) WAN
6 1 (1.33%) DHCP
6 1 (1.33%) HTTP
6 1 (1.33%) Firewall
6 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.67%) Toad
3 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.33%) Selenium
3 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (6.67%) Back Office
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (17.33%) Test Manager
2 12 (16.00%) Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Test Specialist
4 8 (10.67%) Tester
5 7 (9.33%) Test Leader
6 3 (4.00%) Security Specialist
6 3 (4.00%) Junior
6 3 (4.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Performance Tester
7 2 (2.67%) Automation Tester
7 2 (2.67%) Automation Specialist
7 2 (2.67%) Defect Manager
7 2 (2.67%) QA Specialist
7 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.00%) .NET
2 28 (37.33%) ASP.NET
3 27 (36.00%) JSP
3 27 (36.00%) HTML
4 2 (2.67%) XML
5 1 (1.33%) ODBC
5 1 (1.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) PKI
1 2 (2.67%) Replication
1 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.33%) Clustering
2 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.33%) CMDB
2 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) UNIX
2 10 (13.33%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) Linux
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) CRM
1 12 (16.00%) Web Development
2 11 (14.67%) Process Management
3 10 (13.33%) Workflow
3 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 8 (10.67%) Functional Testing
5 7 (9.33%) Security Testing
6 6 (8.00%) Test Management
6 6 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 5 (6.67%) Project Management
7 5 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.33%) Load Testing
9 3 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.00%) Test Planning
9 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.00%) Coaching
9 3 (4.00%) Quality Management
10 2 (2.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.00%) SQL
3 13 (17.33%) C#
4 12 (16.00%) VB
4 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.67%) VBA
6 5 (6.67%) Java
7 3 (4.00%) Perl
7 3 (4.00%) VBScript
8 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.33%) Tcl
8 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (58.67%) Security Cleared
2 40 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 39 (52.00%) ISTQB
4 28 (37.33%) DV Cleared
5 27 (36.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 13 (17.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (9.33%) MCITP
10 4 (5.33%) ISEB
11 3 (4.00%) MOS
12 2 (2.67%) MCTS
12 2 (2.67%) MCP
12 2 (2.67%) Degree
13 1 (1.33%) CCNA
13 1 (1.33%) PMP
13 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 21 (28.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) SCOM
3 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 46 (61.33%) Microsoft
2 40 (53.33%) Oracle
3 11 (14.67%) Citrix
3 11 (14.67%) Kofax
4 8 (10.67%) Cisco
5 5 (6.67%) Juniper
6 4 (5.33%) Apple
6 4 (5.33%) VMware
6 4 (5.33%) EMC
6 4 (5.33%) Meru Networks
7 3 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (2.67%) Symantec
9 1 (1.33%) McAfee
9 1 (1.33%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.33%) Planview
9 1 (1.33%) Veeam
9 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.33%) Dell
9 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.33%) BMC
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