The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 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 Compaq.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compaq
Rank 424 419 401
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing Compaq 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.024% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.053% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£165 £200 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 - £280
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.93 £27.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.20% -8.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.87 £23.00 £29.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.99 £31.00 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11228 11427 11756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.90% 46.18% 45.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7256 7428 7139
Average daily rate £425 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 254 334
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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
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 September 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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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
City of London +24 1 - -
Compaq
England

Compaq
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 11 (91.67%) HP
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) MS Office
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Dell
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) AppManager
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (25.00%) Legal
7 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop

Compaq
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) ISDN
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) KiloStream
4 1 (8.33%) MegaStream
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Ingres
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Local Government
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows NT
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) Xen
5 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) AppManager
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) HP
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) AppSense
5 3 (25.00%) LANDesk
5 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (16.67%) Open Text
6 2 (16.67%) Aruba
7 1 (8.33%) Nokia
7 1 (8.33%) Lotus
7 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (8.33%) EMC
7 1 (8.33%) Intel
7 1 (8.33%) Nortel
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