The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 34 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing HP 14 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.42% 1.10% 3.26%
As % of the Vendors category 11.02% 2.07% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
Average daily rate £425 £430 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +72.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £286 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £574 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £364 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £13.73 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+74.86% -11.45%
HP
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
127 145 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.06% 53.11% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 96 36
Average daily rate £340 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £135 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Average hourly rate £10.00 £10.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -33.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

HP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tonbridge - 3 £450 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £425 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) DHCP
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 6 (33.33%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) DevOps
4 5 (27.78%) Apache
4 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) IIS
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (22.22%) SIEM
5 4 (22.22%) Big Data
5 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) SCCM
6 3 (16.67%) SCOM
6 3 (16.67%) Network Security
6 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (16.67%) PowerShell

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Heroku
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) DMZ
5 3 (16.67%) Internet
5 3 (16.67%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) LDAP
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (16.67%) VLAN
5 3 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (11.11%) VPN
7 1 (5.56%) BGP
7 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
7 1 (5.56%) OSPF
7 1 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (5.56%) VoIP
7 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (11.11%) Neo4j
4 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support
4 1 (5.56%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Grid Computing
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Analytics
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (22.22%) SIEM
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) ITSM
4 2 (11.11%) Line Management
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Licensing
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) XenServer
4 2 (11.11%) Docker
4 2 (11.11%) vCloud
5 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 3 (16.67%) WSUS
3 2 (11.11%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 2 (11.11%) OpenView
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
4 3 (16.67%) Dell
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) New Relic
5 2 (11.11%) Splunk
6 1 (5.56%) Aruba
6 1 (5.56%) Ektron
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.56%) Siebel
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