The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP 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 HP over the 3 months to 22 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 89 97 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Contract jobs citing HP 536 553 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.19% 2.20% 2.64%
As % of the Vendors category 4.77% 4.76% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 351 370
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 51
Average hourly rate £17.75 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.96 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £31.05 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+15.23% +1.69%
HP
England

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
11231 11606 11937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.86% 46.11% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7270 7562 7260
Average daily rate £425 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 248 339
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in London

HP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in London

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in London

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in London

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in London

HP
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 HP within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
City of London +2 123 £419 +11.66% 31
Croydon 0 6 £355 -11.02% 1
Docklands, London +14 5 £488 +5.69% 1
Greenford - 4 - -
Twickenham -1 2 £450 +114.28% 1
Feltham - 2 - -
Canary Wharf +19 1 £500 +88.67%
Bromley 0 1 - -
Hounslow 0 1 £465 +51.83% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Enfield - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hayes - - - - 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 438 (42.73%) Windows
2 330 (32.20%) VMware
3 294 (28.68%) Microsoft
4 287 (28.00%) Active Directory
5 269 (26.24%) Finance
6 224 (21.85%) Cisco
7 212 (20.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 209 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 199 (19.41%) SQL
9 199 (19.41%) SAN
10 185 (18.05%) ITIL
11 183 (17.85%) HP Quality Center
12 173 (16.88%) UNIX
13 172 (16.78%) Oracle
14 161 (15.71%) Linux
15 159 (15.51%) DNS
16 158 (15.41%) Citrix
17 150 (14.63%) MS Exchange
18 141 (13.76%) Banking
19 138 (13.46%) Firewall
20 137 (13.37%) Windows Server 2003
21 131 (12.78%) Security Cleared
22 125 (12.20%) IBM
23 110 (10.73%) DHCP
24 107 (10.44%) vSphere
25 105 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2010
26 104 (10.15%) EMC
27 103 (10.05%) MS Excel
28 101 (9.85%) SQL Server
29 94 (9.17%) Dell

HP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 150 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 105 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 57 (5.56%) IIS
5 28 (2.73%) WebSphere
6 27 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 22 (2.15%) Tomcat
7 22 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 21 (2.05%) Apache
8 21 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 15 (1.46%) Lync
10 11 (1.07%) IBM Notes
11 8 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.78%) Documentum
12 6 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 6 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 103 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 87 (8.49%) MS Office
3 34 (3.32%) MS Project
4 28 (2.73%) MS Visio
5 24 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.098%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.098%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 41 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.59%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (0.29%) IntelliMatch
7 3 (0.29%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.20%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.20%) SAP APO
8 2 (0.20%) Summit
9 1 (0.098%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.098%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.27%) Office 365
2 13 (1.27%) IaaS
3 11 (1.07%) PaaS
4 8 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.68%) SaaS
6 3 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.098%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 199 (19.41%) SAN
2 159 (15.51%) DNS
3 138 (13.46%) Firewall
4 110 (10.73%) DHCP
5 83 (8.10%) TCP/IP
6 82 (8.00%) WAN
7 78 (7.61%) LAN
8 66 (6.44%) VPN
9 43 (4.20%) Wireless
10 41 (4.00%) iSCSI
10 41 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
11 39 (3.80%) VLAN
12 33 (3.22%) NAS
13 29 (2.83%) SNMP
13 29 (2.83%) LDAP
14 28 (2.73%) Network Security
15 26 (2.54%) SSL
16 25 (2.44%) HTTP
16 25 (2.44%) MPLS
16 25 (2.44%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 24 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (2.34%) Oracle Database
4 18 (1.76%) MySQL
5 17 (1.66%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.07%) RDBMS
9 10 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (0.88%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.68%) DB2
12 5 (0.49%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (0.49%) EDRMS
13 4 (0.39%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (0.39%) QlikView
13 4 (0.39%) DbVisualizer
13 4 (0.39%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 47 (4.59%) JIRA
2 45 (4.39%) LoadRunner
3 43 (4.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 19 (1.85%) SoapUI
5 17 (1.66%) Selenium
6 10 (0.98%) JUnit
6 10 (0.98%) ClearCase
6 10 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.98%) Rational Performance Tester
7 9 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (0.88%) JMeter
8 8 (0.78%) Cucumber
8 8 (0.78%) WebDriver
8 8 (0.78%) DbUnit
9 7 (0.68%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.68%) Toad
10 6 (0.59%) Fiddler
11 5 (0.49%) WinDbg
11 5 (0.49%) FitNesse
11 5 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 269 (26.24%) Finance
2 141 (13.76%) Banking
3 58 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 54 (5.27%) Financial Institution
5 38 (3.71%) Legal
6 31 (3.02%) Retail
7 22 (2.15%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.76%) Back Office
9 16 (1.56%) Law
10 12 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.98%) Front Office
12 6 (0.59%) Publishing
13 5 (0.49%) Local Government
13 5 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.39%) Marketing
14 4 (0.39%) French Language
14 4 (0.39%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.29%) German Language
16 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 227 (22.15%) Analyst
2 92 (8.98%) Consultant
3 77 (7.51%) Architect
4 71 (6.93%) Administrator
5 64 (6.24%) Tester
6 62 (6.05%) Test Analyst
7 42 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
8 38 (3.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 36 (3.51%) Test Manager
10 35 (3.41%) Support Engineer
11 33 (3.22%) Project Manager
11 33 (3.22%) Infrastructure Architect
12 30 (2.93%) Support Analyst
13 26 (2.54%) Systems Engineer
13 26 (2.54%) Test Engineer
14 24 (2.34%) Network Engineer
14 24 (2.34%) Network Consultant
14 24 (2.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 24 (2.34%) Server Administrator
15 22 (2.15%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (7.41%) .NET
2 43 (4.20%) HTML
3 41 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 37 (3.61%) Web Services
5 31 (3.02%) XML
5 31 (3.02%) Middleware
6 27 (2.63%) JSP
7 13 (1.27%) JMS
8 11 (1.07%) jQuery
9 10 (0.98%) Application Packaging
9 10 (0.98%) SOAP
10 9 (0.88%) REST
11 8 (0.78%) J2EE
12 7 (0.68%) CSS
13 6 (0.59%) Java EE
13 6 (0.59%) JSON
14 5 (0.49%) FIXML
14 5 (0.49%) FpML
14 5 (0.49%) WAP
14 5 (0.49%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 77 (7.51%) Clustering
2 67 (6.54%) Replication
3 66 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (3.61%) Blackberry
5 35 (3.41%) Hedge funds
6 31 (3.02%) Management Information System
7 28 (2.73%) Thin Client
7 28 (2.73%) Fat Client
8 25 (2.44%) Computer Science
9 24 (2.34%) Client/Server
10 17 (1.66%) Statistics
11 14 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
12 13 (1.27%) Derivative
12 13 (1.27%) SecurID
13 12 (1.17%) AS400
13 12 (1.17%) CLARiiON
14 11 (1.07%) Fixed Income
15 10 (0.98%) EqualLogic
15 10 (0.98%) Open Source
16 9 (0.88%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 438 (42.73%) Windows
2 209 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 173 (16.88%) UNIX
4 161 (15.71%) Linux
5 137 (13.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 91 (8.88%) Windows 7
7 67 (6.54%) Solaris
8 59 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 54 (5.27%) Windows XP
10 53 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (2.24%) Windows 2000
12 20 (1.95%) AIX
13 17 (1.66%) Windows 8
14 15 (1.46%) Windows Vista
15 14 (1.37%) HPUX
16 13 (1.27%) VMS
17 9 (0.88%) SUSE
17 9 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.49%) Windows NT
19 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (18.05%) ITIL
2 92 (8.98%) Migration
3 78 (7.61%) Project Management
4 77 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 76 (7.41%) Service Management
6 74 (7.22%) Test Scripting
7 61 (5.95%) Service Delivery
8 59 (5.76%) Change Management
8 59 (5.76%) Test Automation
9 49 (4.78%) Software Testing
10 48 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
11 46 (4.49%) Test Strategy
12 45 (4.39%) Incident Management
13 41 (4.00%) Test Management
14 37 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 36 (3.51%) Load Balancing
16 35 (3.41%) CRM
17 34 (3.32%) PRINCE2
17 34 (3.32%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 199 (19.41%) SQL
2 69 (6.73%) PowerShell
3 44 (4.29%) VB
4 40 (3.90%) VBScript
5 38 (3.71%) JavaScript
6 37 (3.61%) C
7 36 (3.51%) Java
8 34 (3.32%) C#
9 32 (3.12%) Shell Script
10 30 (2.93%) Perl
11 25 (2.44%) VBA
12 23 (2.24%) Bash Shell
13 21 (2.05%) Python
14 15 (1.46%) Korn
15 10 (0.98%) C-shell
15 10 (0.98%) Jython
16 7 (0.68%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.59%) C++
18 5 (0.49%) PL/SQL
19 4 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 131 (12.78%) Security Cleared
2 89 (8.68%) SC Cleared
3 83 (8.10%) ISEB
4 76 (7.41%) ISTQB
5 74 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 73 (7.12%) Cisco Certification
7 63 (6.15%) DV Cleared
8 41 (4.00%) MCSE
9 38 (3.71%) CCNP
10 37 (3.61%) Degree
11 34 (3.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 33 (3.22%) CCNA
13 31 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 29 (2.83%) MCITP
15 24 (2.34%) CISSP
16 21 (2.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 19 (1.85%) CISM
18 18 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
19 13 (1.27%) MCP
20 12 (1.17%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.93%) SLA
2 52 (5.07%) QA
3 11 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.20%) COBIT
8 1 (0.098%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.098%) FATCA
8 1 (0.098%) P3O
8 1 (0.098%) EMIR
8 1 (0.098%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 287 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 212 (20.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (10.44%) vSphere
4 78 (7.61%) XenApp
5 61 (5.95%) Hyper-V
6 54 (5.27%) VMware ESX
7 35 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
8 33 (3.22%) NFS
9 24 (2.34%) XenDesktop
10 19 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
11 18 (1.76%) XenServer
12 16 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 15 (1.46%) vCloud
14 13 (1.27%) VMware Server
15 11 (1.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 11 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (0.98%) ISA Server
17 9 (0.88%) Xen
18 8 (0.78%) KVM
19 7 (0.68%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 183 (17.85%) HP Quality Center
2 83 (8.10%) SCCM
3 55 (5.37%) SCOM
4 45 (4.39%) NetBackup
5 42 (4.10%) HP SIM
6 40 (3.90%) Backup Exec
7 35 (3.41%) OpenView
8 33 (3.22%) Control-M
9 30 (2.93%) Tivoli
10 25 (2.44%) Nagios
11 21 (2.05%) BMC PATROL
12 16 (1.56%) Data Guard
13 15 (1.46%) MIMEsweeper
14 14 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
15 13 (1.27%) Puppet
15 13 (1.27%) MAILsweeper
15 13 (1.27%) DameWare
16 12 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 12 (1.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
17 11 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 330 (32.20%) VMware
2 294 (28.68%) Microsoft
3 224 (21.85%) Cisco
4 172 (16.78%) Oracle
5 158 (15.41%) Citrix
6 125 (12.20%) IBM
7 104 (10.15%) EMC
8 94 (9.17%) Dell
9 63 (6.15%) NetApp
10 61 (5.95%) Red Hat
11 56 (5.46%) Juniper
12 54 (5.27%) F5
13 53 (5.17%) Symantec
14 50 (4.88%) CheckPoint
15 47 (4.59%) Veritas
16 42 (4.10%) 3PAR
17 37 (3.61%) BMC
18 34 (3.32%) Sun
18 34 (3.32%) SolarWinds
19 27 (2.63%) McAfee
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