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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 106 99 69
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Contract jobs citing HP 418 451 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.97% 2.04% 2.83%
As % of the Vendors category 4.39% 4.57% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 301 339
Average daily rate
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£410 £415 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £270 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 49
Average hourly rate £19.63 £23.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.48% +88.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £16.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £181.00 £20.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +20.00%
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
9521 9864 8964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.82% 44.60% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6246 6300 5712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 214 239
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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 -14 97 £419 -5.68% 32
Docklands, London +2 3 £450 -13.46%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £365 -
Chessington - 2 £275 - 1
Sidcup - 1 - - 1
Bromley - 1 £500 -
Ilford - 1 - -
Beckenham - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Finchley - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 413 (44.22%) Windows
2 315 (33.73%) VMware
3 254 (27.19%) Microsoft
4 216 (23.13%) Finance
5 207 (22.16%) Active Directory
6 201 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 196 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 195 (20.88%) Cisco
9 182 (19.49%) SQL
10 177 (18.95%) ITIL
11 176 (18.84%) SAN
12 165 (17.67%) Citrix
13 150 (16.06%) HP Quality Center
14 140 (14.99%) Linux
15 135 (14.45%) UNIX
16 133 (14.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 131 (14.03%) Firewall
18 129 (13.81%) DNS
19 128 (13.70%) Banking
20 121 (12.96%) MS Exchange
20 121 (12.96%) Oracle
21 109 (11.67%) Migration
22 106 (11.35%) SQL Server
22 106 (11.35%) MS Excel
23 99 (10.60%) IBM
24 97 (10.39%) DHCP
24 97 (10.39%) Security Cleared
25 96 (10.28%) Red Hat
26 94 (10.06%) NetApp
26 94 (10.06%) EMC

HP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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
1 121 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 85 (9.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (8.99%) SharePoint
4 45 (4.82%) IIS
5 36 (3.85%) Lync
6 29 (3.10%) WebSphere
7 24 (2.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 24 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 22 (2.36%) OpenStack
9 21 (2.25%) Tomcat
10 13 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (1.28%) Apache
12 9 (0.96%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 8 (0.86%) IBM HTTP Server
14 7 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
14 7 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.64%) Documentum
Applications
1 106 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 58 (6.21%) MS Office
3 20 (2.14%) MS Project
4 17 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (2.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.64%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.43%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.32%) CA PPM
5 3 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.32%) BASE24
5 3 (0.32%) Exstream
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.21%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.11%) Agresso
7 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.11%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP AFS
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.46%) Office 365
2 14 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.18%) IaaS
4 8 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.75%) PaaS
6 5 (0.54%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.32%) IBM SmartCloud
8 2 (0.21%) SaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 176 (18.84%) SAN
2 131 (14.03%) Firewall
3 129 (13.81%) DNS
4 97 (10.39%) DHCP
5 86 (9.21%) TCP/IP
6 63 (6.75%) LAN
7 59 (6.32%) VPN
7 59 (6.32%) VLAN
8 56 (6.00%) WAN
9 49 (5.25%) NAS
10 43 (4.60%) NetScaler
11 34 (3.64%) HTTP
12 31 (3.32%) MPLS
12 31 (3.32%) Wireless
13 29 (3.10%) Network Security
13 29 (3.10%) SSL
13 29 (3.10%) Fibre Channel
14 28 (3.00%) iSCSI
14 28 (3.00%) OSPF
15 26 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
4 18 (1.93%) MySQL
5 17 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.07%) Hadoop
7 10 (1.07%) Oracle Database
8 9 (0.96%) RDBMS
9 8 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.75%) MongoDB
11 6 (0.64%) NonStop SQL
12 5 (0.54%) Big Data
13 4 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.43%) DB2
14 3 (0.32%) MS Access
14 3 (0.32%) IDOL
14 3 (0.32%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 58 (6.21%) JIRA
2 45 (4.82%) LoadRunner
3 34 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
4 23 (2.46%) SoapUI
5 15 (1.61%) JUnit
5 15 (1.61%) Selenium
6 13 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
7 11 (1.18%) Subversion
8 9 (0.96%) ClearCase
9 7 (0.75%) RequisitePro
9 7 (0.75%) Rational Robot
9 7 (0.75%) DbUnit
10 6 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.64%) Rational Functional Tester
10 6 (0.64%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.64%) JMeter
11 5 (0.54%) MSI
11 5 (0.54%) Rational Rhapsody
11 5 (0.54%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.54%) eggPlant
General
1 216 (23.13%) Finance
2 128 (13.70%) Banking
3 51 (5.46%) Investment Banking
4 34 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.46%) Legal
6 19 (2.03%) Retail
7 16 (1.71%) Law
8 10 (1.07%) Advertising
9 9 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.64%) Marketing
11 5 (0.54%) Local Government
11 5 (0.54%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.43%) German Language
12 4 (0.43%) Billing
13 2 (0.21%) Publishing
13 2 (0.21%) Front Office
13 2 (0.21%) Back Office
13 2 (0.21%) Electronics
13 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 171 (18.31%) Analyst
2 82 (8.78%) Consultant
3 70 (7.49%) Test Analyst
4 63 (6.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 54 (5.78%) Architect
6 44 (4.71%) Test Manager
7 41 (4.39%) Support Engineer
8 38 (4.07%) Tester
9 36 (3.85%) Administrator
10 32 (3.43%) Test Engineer
11 30 (3.21%) Systems Engineer
11 30 (3.21%) Storage Engineer
12 28 (3.00%) Wintel Engineer
12 28 (3.00%) Network Engineer
13 26 (2.78%) Support Analyst
14 25 (2.68%) Project Manager
15 24 (2.57%) 3rd Line Support
16 22 (2.36%) 2nd Line Support
17 21 (2.25%) VMware Engineer
18 20 (2.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (6.75%) .NET
2 49 (5.25%) XML
3 41 (4.39%) HTML
4 40 (4.28%) SOAP
5 38 (4.07%) JSP
6 36 (3.85%) Web Services
7 35 (3.75%) Middleware
8 31 (3.32%) ASP.NET
9 9 (0.96%) FIXML
9 9 (0.96%) FpML
9 9 (0.96%) Application Packaging
9 9 (0.96%) REST
10 8 (0.86%) jQuery
11 7 (0.75%) CSS
12 6 (0.64%) JMS
12 6 (0.64%) JSON
13 5 (0.54%) Java EE
13 5 (0.54%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (0.54%) J2EE
14 4 (0.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (7.07%) Replication
2 62 (6.64%) Clustering
3 56 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (3.21%) Fat Client
4 30 (3.21%) Management Information System
4 30 (3.21%) Thin Client
4 30 (3.21%) Blackberry
5 16 (1.71%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.61%) Statistics
7 13 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 13 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (0.96%) CLARiiON
9 9 (0.96%) iPad
10 8 (0.86%) Derivative
10 8 (0.86%) Fixed Income
10 8 (0.86%) CESG
10 8 (0.86%) STB
11 7 (0.75%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.64%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 413 (44.22%) Windows
2 196 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 140 (14.99%) Linux
4 135 (14.45%) UNIX
5 133 (14.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 83 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 68 (7.28%) Windows 7
7 68 (7.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 57 (6.10%) Solaris
9 41 (4.39%) AIX
10 28 (3.00%) Windows XP
11 18 (1.93%) HPUX
12 15 (1.61%) Windows Vista
13 13 (1.39%) SUSE
14 10 (1.07%) Windows 2000
14 10 (1.07%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 8 (0.86%) Android
17 6 (0.64%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (18.95%) ITIL
2 109 (11.67%) Migration
3 89 (9.53%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (8.99%) Project Management
5 70 (7.49%) Service Management
6 62 (6.64%) Test Scripting
7 58 (6.21%) Change Management
8 54 (5.78%) Test Strategy
9 53 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 51 (5.46%) Incident Management
11 46 (4.93%) ITSM
12 41 (4.39%) Test Automation
12 41 (4.39%) Performance Monitoring
13 40 (4.28%) Knowledge Management
14 38 (4.07%) Test Management
15 35 (3.75%) Business Analysis
15 35 (3.75%) Regression Testing
16 32 (3.43%) Software Testing
17 31 (3.32%) Load Balancing
18 30 (3.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 182 (19.49%) SQL
2 79 (8.46%) PowerShell
3 55 (5.89%) Java
4 53 (5.67%) VBScript
5 49 (5.25%) Shell Script
6 46 (4.93%) JavaScript
7 41 (4.39%) Perl
8 37 (3.96%) C
9 36 (3.85%) C#
10 25 (2.68%) Python
11 13 (1.39%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.39%) PL/SQL
12 12 (1.28%) VBA
12 12 (1.28%) VB
12 12 (1.28%) Ruby
13 10 (1.07%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.86%) Korn
15 7 (0.75%) PHP
16 6 (0.64%) Jython
16 6 (0.64%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 97 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 79 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 70 (7.49%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (7.28%) SC Cleared
5 65 (6.96%) ISEB
6 59 (6.32%) ISTQB
7 42 (4.50%) Degree
7 42 (4.50%) MCITP
8 41 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 39 (4.18%) MCSE
10 32 (3.43%) DV Cleared
11 30 (3.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 30 (3.21%) CCNA
12 25 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
13 23 (2.46%) VCP4
14 22 (2.36%) CCNP
15 17 (1.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 15 (1.61%) CISSP
17 12 (1.28%) RHCT
18 11 (1.18%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.07%) QA
2 26 (2.78%) SLA
3 8 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.43%) P3O
6 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.21%) COBIT
7 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.21%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.21%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.11%) EMIR
8 1 (0.11%) FATCA
8 1 (0.11%) Basel III
System Software
1 207 (22.16%) Active Directory
2 201 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (9.96%) vSphere
4 76 (8.14%) Hyper-V
5 68 (7.28%) XenApp
6 46 (4.93%) VMware ESX
7 40 (4.28%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (3.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 27 (2.89%) XenDesktop
10 21 (2.25%) NFS
11 16 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (1.50%) XenServer
13 11 (1.18%) KVM
14 9 (0.96%) ProxySG
14 9 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
14 9 (0.96%) Xen
15 8 (0.86%) ISA Server
16 7 (0.75%) VMware Server
17 6 (0.64%) vCloud
17 6 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 150 (16.06%) HP Quality Center
2 72 (7.71%) SCCM
3 54 (5.78%) SCOM
4 44 (4.71%) HP SIM
5 32 (3.43%) Backup Exec
6 29 (3.10%) Puppet
7 28 (3.00%) SCVMM
8 23 (2.46%) NetBackup
9 20 (2.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 17 (1.82%) HP SiteScope
11 16 (1.71%) EdgeSight
11 16 (1.71%) Tivoli
12 15 (1.61%) OpenView
13 13 (1.39%) Control-M
14 12 (1.28%) MIMEsweeper
14 12 (1.28%) MAILsweeper
14 12 (1.28%) SCDPM
15 10 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
15 10 (1.07%) BladeLogic
15 10 (1.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 315 (33.73%) VMware
2 254 (27.19%) Microsoft
3 195 (20.88%) Cisco
4 165 (17.67%) Citrix
5 121 (12.96%) Oracle
6 99 (10.60%) IBM
7 96 (10.28%) Red Hat
8 94 (10.06%) EMC
8 94 (10.06%) NetApp
9 79 (8.46%) Dell
10 47 (5.03%) CheckPoint
11 45 (4.82%) Symantec
12 42 (4.50%) Veritas
13 39 (4.18%) Juniper
14 37 (3.96%) SAP
14 37 (3.96%) F5
14 37 (3.96%) 3PAR
15 33 (3.53%) BMC
15 33 (3.53%) McAfee
16 30 (3.21%) Remedy
London
Evermore Global
Rate: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65k-£75k + excellent package + bonu
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £125 - £145 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
LA International
Rate: £200 - £280 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £595.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £475 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £276 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nakama
Rate: From £450 to £475 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Latcom Ltd
Rate: Unspecified - 3 Month Contract +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago