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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 55 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing HP 11 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.47% 1.83% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 3.82% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Average daily rate
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£310 £400 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +63.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £336
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.68 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-11.77% +12.72%
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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
262 288 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.03% 47.84% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 123 205
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -12.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.07 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £17.46 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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
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 23 January 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 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) Oracle
3 19 (46.34%) .NET
4 16 (39.02%) SQL
5 15 (36.59%) SharePoint
6 12 (29.27%) T-SQL
6 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
6 12 (29.27%) Workflow
6 12 (29.27%) Web Development
6 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
6 12 (29.27%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (26.83%) Kofax
7 11 (26.83%) Process Management
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
9 9 (21.95%) ISTQB
9 9 (21.95%) Windows
10 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
10 8 (19.51%) SAN
11 7 (17.07%) Finance
11 7 (17.07%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (17.07%) Dell
11 7 (17.07%) JSP
11 7 (17.07%) HTML
11 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
11 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
12 6 (14.63%) UNIX
12 6 (14.63%) CommVault
12 6 (14.63%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (14.63%) SCCM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (36.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (12.20%) Lync
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.44%) Maximo
2 1 (2.44%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (12.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) SAN
2 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.88%) SSL
3 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.44%) X.500
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) LDAP
4 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.44%) Selenium
1 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Test Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Hardware Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Hardware Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Break Fix Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior SQL Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Defect Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Monitoring Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Junior Tester
9 1 (2.44%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.07%) JSP
3 7 (17.07%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Replication
2 1 (2.44%) PKI
2 1 (2.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (14.63%) UNIX
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Workflow
1 12 (29.27%) Web Development
2 11 (26.83%) Process Management
3 6 (14.63%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
5 4 (9.76%) Test Management
5 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
5 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) ETL
6 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
8 1 (2.44%) EAM
8 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.44%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) Scrum
8 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) T-SQL
3 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) VBScript
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) ISTQB
4 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
5 5 (12.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (7.32%) ISEB
6 3 (7.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.88%) MCSE
7 2 (4.88%) CCNP
7 2 (4.88%) CCNA
8 1 (2.44%) PMP
8 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.44%) MCTS
8 1 (2.44%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Nmap
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (14.63%) SCCM
3 5 (12.20%) NetBackup
3 5 (12.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.88%) Nessus
5 1 (2.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.44%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) Oracle
3 11 (26.83%) Kofax
4 7 (17.07%) Dell
5 6 (14.63%) CommVault
6 5 (12.20%) VMware
6 5 (12.20%) Symantec
7 3 (7.32%) Informatica
7 3 (7.32%) NetApp
7 3 (7.32%) IBM
7 3 (7.32%) EMC
8 2 (4.88%) Citrix
9 1 (2.44%) BMC
9 1 (2.44%) Planview
9 1 (2.44%) ArcSight