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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 28 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing HP 24 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.02% 2.76% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 9.38% 5.51% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
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£350 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 - £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 - £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £12.38 £13.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +0.84%
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
256 127 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.56% 50.00% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 67 76
Average daily rate £375 £295 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £200 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £18.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -36.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £13.03 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £26.45 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram 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 September 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
Tewkesbury - 7 - -
Cheltenham -5 4 £372 - 1
Gloucester -12 4 £350 -
Cirencester - - - -
HP
South West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
3 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (24.32%) DV Cleared
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
6 7 (18.92%) Exstream
6 7 (18.92%) Exstream Dialogue
6 7 (18.92%) JCL
6 7 (18.92%) Mainframe
6 7 (18.92%) REXX
6 7 (18.92%) COBOL
7 6 (16.22%) MS Office
7 6 (16.22%) NHS
7 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
7 6 (16.22%) Project Management
7 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
8 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
8 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco
9 4 (10.81%) Citrix
9 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.81%) Tivoli
9 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.81%) SELCOPY
10 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (18.92%) Exstream Dialogue
2 3 (8.11%) StreamWeaver
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project Server
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.11%) MS Project
4 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) WAN
1 3 (8.11%) SNMP
1 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Deployment Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Junior
5 2 (5.41%) IT Assistant
5 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Security Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) PC Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Mainframe
2 6 (16.22%) NHS
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Economics
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
4 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) MVS
5 3 (8.11%) Linux
6 2 (5.41%) UNIX
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.70%) HPUX
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Project Management
2 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
3 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
3 3 (8.11%) Validation
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) JCL
1 7 (18.92%) REXX
1 7 (18.92%) COBOL
2 4 (10.81%) SELCOPY
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) VBScript
3 2 (5.41%) VB
4 1 (2.70%) Korn
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) DV Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) MCSE
6 2 (5.41%) MCP
6 2 (5.41%) MCTS
7 1 (2.70%) MCITP
7 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.11%) HP SIM
2 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco
2 4 (10.81%) Citrix
3 3 (8.11%) Primavera
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) F5
5 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.70%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Dell