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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 19 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 2 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.82% 4.15% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 3.39% 13.33% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £250 £156
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.90% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.63 £15.33 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+14.95% +5.74%
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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
59 60 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 53.64% 31.09% 56.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 35
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £415 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -29.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.11 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 31 October 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
4 1 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Java

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (14.29%) OO
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) TDD
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle