The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 55 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing HP 27 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.30% 1.57% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 5.01% 4.05% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 10
Average daily rate £350 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £10.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.20 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.72%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
539 296 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 45.95% 38.69% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 139 218
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.32 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £35.50 £21.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
HP
West Yorkshire

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
4 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
4 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
4 12 (32.43%) VMware
5 11 (29.73%) Cisco
5 11 (29.73%) Oracle
5 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
5 11 (29.73%) EMC
6 10 (27.03%) SAP
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
6 10 (27.03%) IBM
6 10 (27.03%) vSphere
7 9 (24.32%) MySQL
8 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
8 8 (21.62%) VPN
8 8 (21.62%) NetApp
8 8 (21.62%) MPLS
8 8 (21.62%) Firewall
8 8 (21.62%) Wireless
8 8 (21.62%) IPsec
8 8 (21.62%) XMPP
8 8 (21.62%) Xen
8 8 (21.62%) Data Management
8 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (21.62%) Lync
8 8 (21.62%) Master Data Management
8 8 (21.62%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (18.92%) ITIL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) Lync
3 4 (10.81%) NetWeaver
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) SAP IS-U
1 6 (16.22%) SAP CRM
2 3 (8.11%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
1 8 (21.62%) VPN
1 8 (21.62%) MPLS
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
1 8 (21.62%) Wireless
1 8 (21.62%) IPsec
2 5 (13.51%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.41%) JMeter
3 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
1 5 (13.51%) Consultant
1 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) SAP EDI Consultant
2 3 (8.11%) Project Engineer
2 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
3 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (5.41%) Support Consultant
3 2 (5.41%) Administrator
3 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) Architect
3 2 (5.41%) Tester
3 2 (5.41%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (5.41%) Performance Tester
3 2 (5.41%) Release Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) XMPP
2 4 (10.81%) SAP Basis
3 3 (8.11%) EDI
4 2 (5.41%) SOAP
5 1 (2.70%) WCF
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) NHS
1 2 (5.41%) FMCG
1 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Statistics
2 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (8.11%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Data Management
1 8 (21.62%) Master Data Management
1 8 (21.62%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) CRM
4 5 (13.51%) Release Management
5 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.41%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.41%) High Availability
7 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) C
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) C++
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) VBScript
3 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP Certification
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9002
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
2 10 (27.03%) vSphere
3 8 (21.62%) Xen
3 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (16.22%) ServiceCenter
3 5 (13.51%) SCOM
4 4 (10.81%) SCCM
5 2 (5.41%) OpenView
5 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.70%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 11 (29.73%) Cisco
3 11 (29.73%) Oracle
3 11 (29.73%) EMC
4 10 (27.03%) SAP
4 10 (27.03%) IBM
5 8 (21.62%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) Citrix
7 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.70%) Brocade
8 1 (2.70%) Capita
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
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