The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 28 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing HP 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.82% 3.50% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 9.26% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £250 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £13.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+67.57% -8.50%
HP
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 54 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 50.91% 37.76% 53.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 28
Average daily rate £293 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.59% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 16
Average hourly rate £38.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £20.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (100.00%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Sun