The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 15 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing HP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.49% 1.39% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.45% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £459 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.90 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +9.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Vendors Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
29 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 43.28% 26.39% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 20
Average daily rate £310 £375 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +10.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Knutsford

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) VMS
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Foglight
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) OMEGAMON

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) Foglight
1 1 (50.00%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (50.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (50.00%) Tumbleweed