The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 50 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing HP 7 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.35% 3.42% 3.83%
As % of the Vendors category 3.26% 5.99% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £12.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.90 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +9.09%
HP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
215 167 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 41.35% 57.19% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 73 72
Average daily rate £375 £315 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 14
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £30.01 £41.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Gloucestershire region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Gloucestershire region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
HP
South West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
3 10 (32.26%) DV Cleared
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (22.58%) Exstream
6 7 (22.58%) Exstream Dialogue
6 7 (22.58%) REXX
6 7 (22.58%) COBOL
6 7 (22.58%) JCL
6 7 (22.58%) Mainframe
7 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
7 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
8 5 (16.13%) SNMP
8 5 (16.13%) HP SIM
8 5 (16.13%) Software Deployment
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (12.90%) SELCOPY
9 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco
9 4 (12.90%) Project Management
9 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
9 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (9.68%) Primavera
10 3 (9.68%) Firewall
10 3 (9.68%) Validation

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (22.58%) Exstream Dialogue
2 3 (9.68%) MS Project Server
2 3 (9.68%) StreamWeaver
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Project
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SNMP
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) NetScreen
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Developer
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Junior
4 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) IT Assistant
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.45%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) MVS
5 3 (9.68%) Linux
6 2 (6.45%) UNIX
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.23%) HPUX
7 1 (3.23%) Solaris
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Software Deployment
2 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Validation
3 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) PLM
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) REXX
1 7 (22.58%) COBOL
1 7 (22.58%) JCL
2 4 (12.90%) SELCOPY
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) VBScript
3 2 (6.45%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) DV Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) MCSE
6 2 (6.45%) MCTS
6 2 (6.45%) MCP
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (9.68%) XenApp
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) HP SIM
2 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM
4 1 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) Primavera
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) NetApp
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Fujitsu
4 2 (6.45%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) Remedy
5 1 (3.23%) McAfee
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper
5 1 (3.23%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat