The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 32 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing HP 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.40% 2.41% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 5.34% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£270 £250 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +138.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+15.25% -5.08%
HP
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
125 131 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 50.00% 45.17% 54.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 63
Average daily rate £311 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £241 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 38
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £11.51 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £40.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -5.86%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +4 1 £270 +8.00% 1
Lutterworth - - - -
HP
East Midlands

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
6 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) Sophos
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Informatica
6 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (10.00%) OO

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) Java EE
1 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (10.00%) OO
1 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (10.00%) TDD
1 1 (10.00%) ITSM
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) VMware