The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Compaq products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Compaq over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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 Compaq.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compaq
Rank 407 381 405
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +24
Contract jobs citing Compaq 5 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.037% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.080% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
Average daily rate £216 £350 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.21% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £318 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £370 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £250 £128
% change year-on-year
- +96.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.47 £19.50 £14.10
% change year-on-year
+66.51% +38.29%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10769 9954 12156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 46.07% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7026 6301 7353
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 247 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.50 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Compaq
England

Compaq
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Compaq Jobs Demand Trend in London

Compaq
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Compaq Daily Rate Trend in London

Compaq
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Compaq across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Compaq Daily Rate Histogram in London

Compaq
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Compaq Hourly Rate Trend in London

Compaq
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Compaq within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 1 £145 -
Compaq
England

Compaq
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Compaq 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 Compaq.

1 17 (100.00%) HP
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
4 14 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (76.47%) Blackberry
6 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
7 11 (64.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (64.71%) ITIL
8 9 (52.94%) Backup Exec
9 8 (47.06%) VMware
9 8 (47.06%) MCP
9 8 (47.06%) MCSE
9 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (47.06%) SQL
9 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
9 8 (47.06%) vSphere
10 7 (41.18%) Windows Vista
11 6 (35.29%) MS Office
11 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
12 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
12 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
12 5 (29.41%) Service Management
12 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
13 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
13 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
13 4 (23.53%) Active Directory

Compaq
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Compaq 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 Compaq. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
1 14 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (64.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) WorkSite
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (52.94%) Support Analyst
4 7 (41.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Support
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Vista
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
2 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) MCP
2 8 (47.06%) MCSE
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) vSphere
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
3 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 3 (17.65%) Xen
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.88%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) AppManager
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
3 4 (23.53%) Intel
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
6 1 (5.88%) Aruba
6 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) Open Text
6 1 (5.88%) Websense
6 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
6 1 (5.88%) AppSense
6 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco