The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Glasgow region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 28 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Contract jobs citing HP 51 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.23% 2.17% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 14.53% 5.18% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £215 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £14.25 £14.63
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.56%
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
351 328 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.91% 41.89% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 134 154
Average daily rate £325 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
HP
Scotland

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 (75.41%) Security Cleared
2 41 (67.21%) SC Cleared
3 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
3 37 (60.66%) ISTQB
4 27 (44.26%) Oracle
4 27 (44.26%) DV Cleared
5 26 (42.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET
5 26 (42.62%) JSP
5 26 (42.62%) HTML
5 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
5 26 (42.62%) .NET
6 21 (34.43%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
7 16 (26.23%) SAN
8 15 (24.59%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (24.59%) Citrix
8 15 (24.59%) UNIX
9 14 (22.95%) Oracle EBS
10 13 (21.31%) VB
10 13 (21.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (19.67%) C#
11 12 (19.67%) CRM
12 11 (18.03%) Windows
13 10 (16.39%) SQL
14 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
14 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
15 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (13.11%) Active Directory

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) TWiki
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) SAN
2 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.20%) DNS
4 4 (6.56%) Wireless
5 2 (3.28%) DHCP
6 1 (1.64%) HTTP
6 1 (1.64%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.64%) LDAP
6 1 (1.64%) LAN
6 1 (1.64%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.64%) X.500
6 1 (1.64%) Firewall
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.28%) Ingres
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.28%) Toad
3 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.64%) MSI
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Test Manager
2 8 (13.11%) Test Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) Tester
2 8 (13.11%) Test Specialist
2 8 (13.11%) Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Test Leader
4 3 (4.92%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Security Specialist
4 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Performance Tester
4 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
4 3 (4.92%) Junior
5 2 (3.28%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.28%) Developer
5 2 (3.28%) Automation Tester
5 2 (3.28%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (3.28%) Defect Manager
5 2 (3.28%) QA Specialist
5 2 (3.28%) Junior Tester
6 1 (1.64%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (42.62%) HTML
1 26 (42.62%) .NET
1 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET
1 26 (42.62%) JSP
2 1 (1.64%) XML
2 1 (1.64%) ODBC
2 1 (1.64%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.64%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) PKI
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.64%) Replication
2 1 (1.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) UNIX
2 11 (18.03%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) CRM
2 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
3 7 (11.48%) Security Testing
4 6 (9.84%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
5 4 (6.56%) Project Management
5 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
5 4 (6.56%) Load Testing
5 4 (6.56%) Test Strategy
6 3 (4.92%) Functional Testing
6 3 (4.92%) Test Management
6 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.92%) Quality Management
7 2 (3.28%) Wealth Management
7 2 (3.28%) System Testing
7 2 (3.28%) Business Transformation
8 1 (1.64%) User Stories
8 1 (1.64%) Software Distribution
8 1 (1.64%) Automation Testing
8 1 (1.64%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
2 13 (21.31%) VB
3 12 (19.67%) C#
4 10 (16.39%) SQL
5 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
6 6 (9.84%) Java
7 5 (8.20%) VBA
8 3 (4.92%) VBScript
9 2 (3.28%) C
9 2 (3.28%) Perl
10 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.64%) Tcl
10 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (75.41%) Security Cleared
2 41 (67.21%) SC Cleared
3 37 (60.66%) ISTQB
4 27 (44.26%) DV Cleared
5 26 (42.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 13 (21.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (11.48%) MCITP
9 3 (4.92%) ISEB
9 3 (4.92%) MOS
10 2 (3.28%) Degree
11 1 (1.64%) MCTS
11 1 (1.64%) MCP
11 1 (1.64%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.92%) XenApp
3 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.64%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 21 (34.43%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.56%) SCCM
3 3 (4.92%) WSUS
3 3 (4.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.64%) Netcool
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
2 27 (44.26%) Oracle
3 15 (24.59%) Citrix
4 8 (13.11%) Cisco
5 7 (11.48%) VMware
6 5 (8.20%) Juniper
7 4 (6.56%) EMC
7 4 (6.56%) Meru Networks
7 4 (6.56%) Apple
8 3 (4.92%) CA
9 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.28%) Symantec
10 1 (1.64%) McAfee
10 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.64%) ION Trading
10 1 (1.64%) Veeam
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