The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 69 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing HP 26 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.98% 2.23% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 4.65% 4.90% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 7
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £327 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.08% -3.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £15.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
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West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
559 531 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 42.48% 45.58% 39.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 346 145
Average daily rate £350 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 13
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.80 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.70 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015, 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 19 (34.55%) UNIX
2 17 (30.91%) Solaris
3 16 (29.09%) ITIL
4 15 (27.27%) Service Management
5 14 (25.45%) Cisco
6 13 (23.64%) Windows
6 13 (23.64%) Linux
6 13 (23.64%) Oracle
7 12 (21.82%) CCNP
7 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
8 11 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (20.00%) F5
9 10 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (18.18%) TippingPoint
9 10 (18.18%) BGP
9 10 (18.18%) EIGRP
9 10 (18.18%) DNS
9 10 (18.18%) VMware
10 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
10 9 (16.36%) AIX
10 9 (16.36%) Project Management
10 9 (16.36%) Lisp
10 9 (16.36%) WLAN
10 9 (16.36%) BMC
10 9 (16.36%) CCDP
10 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (16.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) WorkSite
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) Lync
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (18.18%) DNS
2 10 (18.18%) BGP
2 10 (18.18%) EIGRP
3 9 (16.36%) WLAN
3 9 (16.36%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (14.55%) LDAP
4 8 (14.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (10.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (9.09%) DMVPN
6 5 (9.09%) SAN
6 5 (9.09%) DMZ
7 4 (7.27%) Firewall
8 3 (5.45%) Internet
8 3 (5.45%) MPLS
8 3 (5.45%) NAS
9 2 (3.64%) LAN
10 1 (1.82%) FWSM
10 1 (1.82%) OSPF
10 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) Informix
3 2 (3.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
1 6 (10.91%) Retail
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
2 4 (7.27%) Legal
3 3 (5.45%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 10 (18.18%) Administrator
2 9 (16.36%) UNIX Administrator
2 9 (16.36%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 8 (14.55%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Design Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Network Designer
6 3 (5.45%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
1 1 (1.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Replication
1 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (5.45%) IBM XIV
2 2 (3.64%) Wiki
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.82%) Symmetrix
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) PKI
3 1 (1.82%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) UNIX
2 17 (30.91%) Solaris
3 13 (23.64%) Linux
3 13 (23.64%) Windows
4 10 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (16.36%) AIX
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL
2 15 (27.27%) Service Management
3 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
3 9 (16.36%) Project Management
4 7 (12.73%) Network Design
4 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.27%) ITSM
6 4 (7.27%) Software Licensing
7 3 (5.45%) Workflow
7 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.45%) Change Management
7 3 (5.45%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Test Management
8 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) Lisp
2 5 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) VBScript
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) CCNP
1 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.36%) CCDP
3 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.91%) CCNA
5 5 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.45%) MCSE
6 3 (5.45%) MCSA
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.82%) ISEB
7 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.82%) Degree
7 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) vSphere
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.82%) UAG
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) OPNET
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (9.09%) SCCM
3 4 (7.27%) OpenView
4 3 (5.45%) SCOM
5 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Cisco
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle
3 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
4 11 (20.00%) F5
5 10 (18.18%) VMware
5 10 (18.18%) TippingPoint
6 9 (16.36%) BMC
7 8 (14.55%) IBM
7 8 (14.55%) Blue Coat
8 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.09%) Citrix
9 5 (9.09%) Motorola
10 3 (5.45%) NetApp
10 3 (5.45%) Reuters
10 3 (5.45%) CommVault
10 3 (5.45%) ServiceNow
10 3 (5.45%) Zerto
11 2 (3.64%) Sun
11 2 (3.64%) Dell
12 1 (1.82%) EMC