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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 53 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing HP 45 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.05% 1.70% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 8.93% 4.39% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 16 4
Average daily rate £450 £386 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £13.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+67.88% -8.66%
HP
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
504 433 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.15% 38.76% 42.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 297 237
Average daily rate £408 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.19% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.65 £10.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £15.50 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 24 (36.92%) Linux
2 19 (29.23%) Windows
2 19 (29.23%) Cisco
2 19 (29.23%) Selenium
3 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.69%) HP UFT
3 18 (27.69%) VMware
4 17 (26.15%) LoadRunner
5 16 (24.62%) Red Hat
5 16 (24.62%) .NET
6 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
7 13 (20.00%) JIRA
7 13 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 12 (18.46%) PKI
9 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
9 11 (16.92%) Cucumber
9 11 (16.92%) Firewall
9 11 (16.92%) Finance
9 11 (16.92%) SAN
9 11 (16.92%) Perl
9 11 (16.92%) Python
9 11 (16.92%) LAN
9 11 (16.92%) WAN
9 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
10 10 (15.38%) Palo Alto
10 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (13.85%) JMeter
11 9 (13.85%) CCNP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (13.85%) Confluence
2 6 (9.23%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) Lync
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) Firewall
1 11 (16.92%) LAN
1 11 (16.92%) SAN
1 11 (16.92%) WAN
2 9 (13.85%) SNMP
3 7 (10.77%) DNS
4 5 (7.69%) HSRP
4 5 (7.69%) OSPF
4 5 (7.69%) VPN
4 5 (7.69%) VRRP
4 5 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (6.15%) DHCP
5 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.62%) Internet
6 3 (4.62%) IPv4
6 3 (4.62%) MPLS
6 3 (4.62%) Wireless
6 3 (4.62%) WLAN
7 2 (3.08%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) Informix
2 3 (4.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.08%) Redis
3 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Selenium
2 18 (27.69%) HP UFT
3 17 (26.15%) LoadRunner
4 13 (20.00%) JIRA
5 11 (16.92%) Cucumber
5 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
6 9 (13.85%) JMeter
7 4 (6.15%) Subversion
8 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.08%) Hudson
8 2 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.54%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.54%) TestDirector
9 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Publishing
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Games
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Law
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Architect
2 10 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Network Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Test Leader
4 7 (10.77%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Design Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Implementation Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Network Design Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Web Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Web Test Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Integration Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) EMC Storage Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) HP Storage Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) PKI
2 8 (12.31%) Replication
3 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.15%) Clustering
4 4 (6.15%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.54%) CESG
6 1 (1.54%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.54%) Life Science
6 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Linux
2 19 (29.23%) Windows
3 14 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (13.85%) Mac OS X
5 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.62%) Unix
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.85%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (13.85%) Test Scripting
2 9 (13.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (12.31%) Functional Testing
3 8 (12.31%) Load Testing
3 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
3 8 (12.31%) WAN Optimisation
4 7 (10.77%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (9.23%) Analytics
5 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.23%) Network Design
5 6 (9.23%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.23%) Web Development
6 5 (7.69%) DevOps
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 4 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing
7 4 (6.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 11 (16.92%) Perl
2 11 (16.92%) Python
3 9 (13.85%) Java
3 9 (13.85%) Ruby
4 8 (12.31%) C
4 8 (12.31%) C#
4 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.15%) SQL
6 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (13.85%) CCNP
4 8 (12.31%) ISEB
4 8 (12.31%) ISTQB
4 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) CCIE
6 3 (4.62%) CCDP
7 1 (1.54%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) CCNA
7 1 (1.54%) CCSP
7 1 (1.54%) CISSP
7 1 (1.54%) Degree
7 1 (1.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.54%) GPG13
3 1 (1.54%) WAI
3 1 (1.54%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.77%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.15%) SRDF
4 4 (6.15%) vCloud
5 3 (4.62%) Firmware
5 3 (4.62%) vSphere
6 2 (3.08%) NFS
6 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.54%) XenApp
7 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (12.31%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (9.23%) NetBackup
3 6 (9.23%) TeamSite
4 5 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (6.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (6.15%) Puppet
6 3 (4.62%) Cacti
6 3 (4.62%) Graphite
6 3 (4.62%) Nagios
6 3 (4.62%) Opsview
7 2 (3.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (3.08%) HP SIM
7 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.54%) Grafana
8 1 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Cisco
2 18 (27.69%) VMware
3 16 (24.62%) Red Hat
4 10 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 9 (13.85%) Riverbed
6 8 (12.31%) Meraki
6 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
6 8 (12.31%) SolarWinds
7 6 (9.23%) F5
7 6 (9.23%) IBM
7 6 (9.23%) TIBCO
8 5 (7.69%) BMC
8 5 (7.69%) Infor
8 5 (7.69%) NetApp
9 4 (6.15%) Brocade
9 4 (6.15%) EMC
9 4 (6.15%) Symantec
9 4 (6.15%) Veritas
10 3 (4.62%) Oracle
11 2 (3.08%) Fortinet
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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