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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 89 100 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -28
Contract jobs citing HP 512 528 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.11% 2.08% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 4.60% 4.49% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 326 382
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £375 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £337 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.56% +5.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 40
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £32.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
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
11132 11759 11805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.78% 46.41% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7055 7579 7150
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £595 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 266 338
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.60 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% +0.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.96 £48.84 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 108 £433 +7.45% 32
Croydon +9 9 £345 -6.31%
Docklands, London +10 6 £525 +20.00%
Greenford - 4 - -
Twickenham 0 2 £450 +114.28% 1
Feltham - 2 - - 1
Canary Wharf +16 1 £500 +88.67%
Bromley +3 1 - -
Hounslow -2 1 £465 +37.77% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - - 2
Chessington - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 2
Wembley - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hayes - - - -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 407 (40.99%) Windows
2 305 (30.72%) VMware
3 282 (28.40%) Microsoft
4 277 (27.90%) Finance
5 261 (26.28%) Active Directory
6 208 (20.95%) Cisco
7 193 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 190 (19.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 187 (18.83%) SAN
10 185 (18.63%) ITIL
11 176 (17.72%) UNIX
12 168 (16.92%) Oracle
13 166 (16.72%) HP Quality Center
14 162 (16.31%) SQL
15 152 (15.31%) Linux
16 140 (14.10%) Banking
17 139 (14.00%) Citrix
18 137 (13.80%) DNS
19 130 (13.09%) MS Exchange
20 128 (12.89%) Firewall
21 127 (12.79%) Security Cleared
22 126 (12.69%) Windows Server 2003
23 120 (12.08%) IBM
24 104 (10.47%) EMC
25 98 (9.87%) MS Excel
26 95 (9.57%) vSphere
27 94 (9.47%) DHCP
28 89 (8.96%) MS Office
29 86 (8.66%) SC Cleared
29 86 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2010

HP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 130 (13.09%) MS Exchange
2 86 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (7.05%) SharePoint
4 42 (4.23%) IIS
5 30 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (2.62%) WebSphere
7 22 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 20 (2.01%) Apache
9 19 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
10 17 (1.71%) Tomcat
11 14 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (1.31%) IBM Notes
13 11 (1.11%) Lync
14 8 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.81%) MQSeries
15 6 (0.60%) Documentum
15 6 (0.60%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 98 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 89 (8.96%) MS Office
3 30 (3.02%) MS Project
4 23 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (2.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (4.03%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.20%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.20%) Summit
7 2 (0.20%) VisionPLUS
7 2 (0.20%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.10%) Eikon
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.31%) IaaS
3 11 (1.11%) Office 365
4 9 (0.91%) PaaS
5 7 (0.70%) SaaS
6 5 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 187 (18.83%) SAN
2 137 (13.80%) DNS
3 128 (12.89%) Firewall
4 94 (9.47%) DHCP
5 78 (7.85%) TCP/IP
6 70 (7.05%) WAN
7 66 (6.65%) VPN
8 64 (6.45%) LAN
9 39 (3.93%) Wireless
10 37 (3.73%) iSCSI
11 33 (3.32%) Fibre Channel
12 32 (3.22%) Network Security
12 32 (3.22%) NAS
12 32 (3.22%) VLAN
13 28 (2.82%) LDAP
14 27 (2.72%) Multicast
15 26 (2.62%) SNMP
16 24 (2.42%) HTTP
16 24 (2.42%) SSL
17 23 (2.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.63%) Oracle Reports
3 22 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 17 (1.71%) Relational Database
5 16 (1.61%) MySQL
6 15 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.11%) DB2
8 10 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (0.91%) RDBMS
9 9 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (0.81%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.81%) VLDB
10 8 (0.81%) DbVisualizer
11 5 (0.50%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (0.50%) EDRMS
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (0.40%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 46 (4.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 45 (4.53%) LoadRunner
3 39 (3.93%) JIRA
4 20 (2.01%) Selenium
5 16 (1.61%) SoapUI
6 11 (1.11%) WebDriver
7 10 (1.01%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.01%) Rational Performance Tester
8 9 (0.91%) JMeter
9 8 (0.81%) Toad
9 8 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (0.70%) Maven
11 6 (0.60%) Subversion
11 6 (0.60%) FitNesse
11 6 (0.60%) Fiddler
11 6 (0.60%) Ant
11 6 (0.60%) JUnit
11 6 (0.60%) Apache Ivy
11 6 (0.60%) eggPlant
12 5 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 277 (27.90%) Finance
2 140 (14.10%) Banking
3 60 (6.04%) Investment Banking
4 54 (5.44%) Financial Institution
5 35 (3.52%) Retail
6 34 (3.42%) Legal
7 19 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.71%) Back Office
9 13 (1.31%) Law
9 13 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.01%) Front Office
11 6 (0.60%) Publishing
12 5 (0.50%) German Language
12 5 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.40%) Marketing
13 4 (0.40%) French Language
13 4 (0.40%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.40%) Local Government
14 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 216 (21.75%) Analyst
2 80 (8.06%) Consultant
3 76 (7.65%) Architect
4 71 (7.15%) Tester
5 69 (6.95%) Administrator
6 57 (5.74%) Test Analyst
7 39 (3.93%) Systems Administrator
7 39 (3.93%) Support Engineer
8 35 (3.52%) Test Manager
9 33 (3.32%) Project Manager
10 32 (3.22%) Infrastructure Architect
11 29 (2.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 27 (2.72%) Support Analyst
12 27 (2.72%) Network Engineer
12 27 (2.72%) Server Administrator
13 26 (2.62%) Service Analyst
13 26 (2.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 24 (2.42%) Test Leader
15 23 (2.32%) 2nd Line Support
16 22 (2.22%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (6.95%) .NET
2 47 (4.73%) HTML
3 41 (4.13%) ASP.NET
4 34 (3.42%) Web Services
5 32 (3.22%) Middleware
6 29 (2.92%) XML
7 27 (2.72%) JSP
8 15 (1.51%) J2EE
9 13 (1.31%) SOAP
10 10 (1.01%) JMS
11 9 (0.91%) Flash
11 9 (0.91%) REST
12 7 (0.70%) WAP
13 6 (0.60%) CSS
13 6 (0.60%) jQuery
14 5 (0.50%) JSON
14 5 (0.50%) Application Packaging
14 5 (0.50%) J2ME
14 5 (0.50%) Ajax
15 4 (0.40%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 62 (6.24%) Clustering
2 56 (5.64%) Replication
3 39 (3.93%) Blackberry
4 35 (3.52%) Hedge funds
5 29 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.52%) Computer Science
7 23 (2.32%) Fat Client
7 23 (2.32%) Thin Client
8 19 (1.91%) Client/Server
9 16 (1.61%) Derivative
10 14 (1.41%) Statistics
11 13 (1.31%) SecurID
11 13 (1.31%) SWIFT
12 12 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
12 12 (1.21%) iPad
12 12 (1.21%) AS400
13 11 (1.11%) CLARiiON
13 11 (1.11%) Open Source
14 10 (1.01%) Celerra
14 10 (1.01%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 407 (40.99%) Windows
2 193 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 176 (17.72%) UNIX
4 152 (15.31%) Linux
5 126 (12.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 79 (7.96%) Windows 7
7 61 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (6.14%) Solaris
8 56 (5.64%) Windows XP
9 53 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (2.11%) Windows 2000
11 20 (2.01%) AIX
12 17 (1.71%) Windows 8
13 16 (1.61%) VMS
14 14 (1.41%) HPUX
15 11 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (0.81%) Windows Vista
16 8 (0.81%) SUSE
17 7 (0.70%) Windows NT
17 7 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (18.63%) ITIL
2 80 (8.06%) Migration
3 79 (7.96%) Project Management
4 78 (7.85%) Service Management
5 77 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 76 (7.65%) Test Scripting
7 58 (5.84%) Service Delivery
7 58 (5.84%) Change Management
8 55 (5.54%) Test Automation
9 51 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 45 (4.53%) Software Testing
11 41 (4.13%) Test Management
12 40 (4.03%) Test Strategy
13 39 (3.93%) Load Balancing
13 39 (3.93%) Incident Management
14 38 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
15 36 (3.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (3.32%) CRM
17 31 (3.12%) PRINCE2
17 31 (3.12%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (16.31%) SQL
2 67 (6.75%) PowerShell
3 46 (4.63%) Java
4 44 (4.43%) VB
5 43 (4.33%) JavaScript
6 38 (3.83%) C
7 35 (3.52%) C#
8 33 (3.32%) Perl
9 32 (3.22%) VBScript
10 25 (2.52%) Shell Script
10 25 (2.52%) Bash Shell
11 23 (2.32%) VBA
12 22 (2.22%) Python
13 12 (1.21%) Korn
14 7 (0.70%) Jython
14 7 (0.70%) C-shell
14 7 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.70%) C++
15 5 (0.50%) Bourne shell
15 5 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 127 (12.79%) Security Cleared
2 86 (8.66%) SC Cleared
3 78 (7.85%) ISEB
4 74 (7.45%) ISTQB
5 62 (6.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 61 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
6 61 (6.14%) DV Cleared
7 40 (4.03%) Degree
8 38 (3.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 36 (3.63%) MCSE
10 34 (3.42%) CCNP
11 27 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 24 (2.42%) MCITP
12 24 (2.42%) CCNA
13 21 (2.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 19 (1.91%) CISSP
15 18 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (1.61%) CISM
17 14 (1.41%) MCP
18 12 (1.21%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.65%) SLA
2 50 (5.04%) QA
3 8 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.10%) P3O
7 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.10%) Basel II
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 261 (26.28%) Active Directory
2 190 (19.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (9.57%) vSphere
4 62 (6.24%) XenApp
5 51 (5.14%) Hyper-V
6 47 (4.73%) VMware ESX
7 36 (3.63%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (2.82%) NFS
9 21 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
10 18 (1.81%) vCloud
11 17 (1.71%) XenDesktop
12 15 (1.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 14 (1.41%) XenServer
14 10 (1.01%) ISA Server
15 9 (0.91%) Xen
15 9 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (0.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 9 (0.91%) VMware Server
16 7 (0.70%) Nmap
16 7 (0.70%) NDS
Systems Management
1 166 (16.72%) HP Quality Center
2 69 (6.95%) SCCM
3 58 (5.84%) NetBackup
4 49 (4.93%) SCOM
5 37 (3.73%) HP SIM
6 36 (3.63%) OpenView
7 34 (3.42%) Backup Exec
8 26 (2.62%) Control-M
8 26 (2.62%) Nagios
9 24 (2.42%) Tivoli
10 16 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
11 15 (1.51%) Data Guard
11 15 (1.51%) BMC PATROL
12 14 (1.41%) Puppet
13 13 (1.31%) DameWare
14 12 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
15 11 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 9 (0.91%) Legato
17 8 (0.81%) Tivoli NetView
17 8 (0.81%) Netcool
Vendors
1 305 (30.72%) VMware
2 282 (28.40%) Microsoft
3 208 (20.95%) Cisco
4 168 (16.92%) Oracle
5 139 (14.00%) Citrix
6 120 (12.08%) IBM
7 104 (10.47%) EMC
8 85 (8.56%) Dell
9 72 (7.25%) NetApp
10 58 (5.84%) F5
11 56 (5.64%) Red Hat
12 54 (5.44%) Symantec
13 52 (5.24%) Juniper
14 48 (4.83%) CheckPoint
15 43 (4.33%) Veritas
16 36 (3.63%) 3PAR
17 33 (3.32%) Sun
18 31 (3.12%) BMC
19 30 (3.02%) SolarWinds
20 29 (2.92%) Brocade
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £23000 per annum + £1,966 ILA + car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £30.00 - £35.00 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago