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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 151 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -14
Contract jobs citing HP 333 436 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.57% 2.05% 2.26%
As % of the Vendors category 3.86% 4.54% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 280 328
Average daily rate £400 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Average hourly rate £21.92 £19.88 £17.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.28% +11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.01 £14.90 £15.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £27.13 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £13.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+67.57% -8.50%
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
8628 9599 9652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.75% 45.22% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5672 6395 6184
Average daily rate £433 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 197 214
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.80 £34.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +2 51 £413 - 26
Croydon -10 4 £325 -27.77% 1
Westminster -1 3 £416 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £475 -
Harrow - 3 £500 -
Brentford - 2 £438 -
Hayes - 2 £600 -
Docklands, London +7 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £175 -
Romford - 1 £375 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 295 (40.47%) Windows
2 230 (31.55%) Finance
3 215 (29.49%) Microsoft
4 205 (28.12%) VMware
5 174 (23.87%) Active Directory
6 158 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 148 (20.30%) SQL
8 142 (19.48%) ITIL
9 139 (19.07%) HP Quality Center
10 127 (17.42%) Linux
10 127 (17.42%) Windows Server
11 117 (16.05%) Cisco
12 103 (14.13%) Citrix
13 98 (13.44%) Banking
14 97 (13.31%) SAN
15 94 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
16 93 (12.76%) MS Excel
16 93 (12.76%) MS Office
17 91 (12.48%) EMC
18 90 (12.35%) Unix
18 90 (12.35%) DNS
19 88 (12.07%) IBM
19 88 (12.07%) SQL Server
20 86 (11.80%) Windows Server 2012
21 78 (10.70%) Data Centre
22 77 (10.56%) Oracle
23 76 (10.43%) Windows 7
23 76 (10.43%) PowerShell
24 70 (9.60%) SharePoint
25 69 (9.47%) Red Hat

HP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 70 (9.60%) SharePoint
2 44 (6.04%) MS Exchange
3 29 (3.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (2.61%) IIS
5 19 (2.61%) Skype for Business
6 18 (2.47%) Apache
7 14 (1.92%) OpenStack
8 12 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.96%) CMS
10 7 (0.96%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.82%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.69%) Confluence
12 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.69%) JBoss
12 5 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.69%) Smallworld
13 4 (0.55%) nginx
13 4 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 93 (12.76%) MS Excel
1 93 (12.76%) MS Office
2 16 (2.19%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.10%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) DOC1
5 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.14%) Revit
Business Applications
1 20 (2.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
3 5 (0.69%) SAP CO
3 5 (0.69%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (0.69%) Sentinel
4 4 (0.55%) ACBS
4 4 (0.55%) Faxination
4 4 (0.55%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.55%) Relativity
5 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.27%) Exstream
7 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.14%) Summit
7 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.98%) Office 365
2 28 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.23%) SaaS
5 7 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (0.69%) PaaS
7 4 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.55%) IaaS
7 4 (0.55%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.41%) GitHub
9 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 97 (13.31%) SAN
2 90 (12.35%) DNS
3 59 (8.09%) Firewall
4 48 (6.58%) DHCP
5 46 (6.31%) TCP/IP
6 39 (5.35%) LAN
7 38 (5.21%) VPN
8 37 (5.08%) WAN
9 32 (4.39%) NAS
9 32 (4.39%) NetScaler
10 27 (3.70%) VoIP
11 22 (3.02%) Network Security
12 21 (2.88%) LDAP
12 21 (2.88%) Wireless
13 20 (2.74%) VLAN
14 17 (2.33%) HTTP
14 17 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
15 16 (2.19%) Fibre Channel
15 16 (2.19%) Internet
16 15 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.12%) MySQL
3 19 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (1.78%) Relational Database
4 13 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.37%) Hadoop
5 10 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.23%) DB2
7 7 (0.96%) EDRMS
7 7 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.82%) Big Data
9 5 (0.69%) GIS
9 5 (0.69%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.55%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.55%) SQLite
11 3 (0.41%) SAP Data Services
11 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 59 (8.09%) JIRA
2 44 (6.04%) LoadRunner
3 40 (5.49%) HP UFT
4 25 (3.43%) Selenium
5 21 (2.88%) Git (software)
6 20 (2.74%) Toad
7 19 (2.61%) Maven
8 18 (2.47%) SoapUI
9 17 (2.33%) Jenkins
10 16 (2.19%) Subversion
11 13 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (1.37%) Eclipse
13 10 (1.37%) JMeter
14 9 (1.23%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.23%) LSMW
15 7 (0.96%) JUnit
16 6 (0.82%) Appium
17 5 (0.69%) Gradle
17 5 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 230 (31.55%) Finance
2 98 (13.44%) Banking
3 51 (7.00%) Investment Banking
4 23 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.19%) Front Office
6 15 (2.06%) Law
7 14 (1.92%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.78%) Legal
9 12 (1.65%) Retail
10 9 (1.23%) Games
11 7 (0.96%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.55%) Back Office
12 4 (0.55%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.41%) Advertising
13 3 (0.41%) International Banking
13 3 (0.41%) Local Government
14 2 (0.27%) Billing
14 2 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (25.79%) Analyst
2 96 (13.17%) Test Analyst
3 60 (8.23%) Administrator
4 53 (7.27%) Architect
5 46 (6.31%) Test Manager
6 40 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
7 36 (4.94%) Tester
8 34 (4.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 33 (4.53%) Support Analyst
10 28 (3.84%) Consultant
10 28 (3.84%) Support Engineer
11 25 (3.43%) Unix Administrator
12 23 (3.16%) Desktop Support
13 22 (3.02%) VMware Engineer
14 21 (2.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
15 20 (2.74%) Linux Administrator
15 20 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
16 19 (2.61%) Project Manager
17 18 (2.47%) Infrastructure Architect
18 17 (2.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.25%) Web Services
2 29 (3.98%) XML
3 22 (3.02%) Middleware
4 15 (2.06%) .NET
5 13 (1.78%) SOAP
6 9 (1.23%) jQuery
7 8 (1.10%) HTML
7 8 (1.10%) LAMP
7 8 (1.10%) REST
8 7 (0.96%) FIXML
8 7 (0.96%) Flash
8 7 (0.96%) FpML
8 7 (0.96%) JSON
8 7 (0.96%) LAPP Stack
9 5 (0.69%) Ajax
9 5 (0.69%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.69%) Gherkin
9 5 (0.69%) Software Packaging
10 4 (0.55%) CSS3
10 4 (0.55%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.70%) Data Centre
2 64 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (5.62%) Blackberry
4 36 (4.94%) Management Information System
5 29 (3.98%) Clustering
6 25 (3.43%) Private Cloud
7 17 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
8 15 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (2.06%) Replication
9 13 (1.78%) Hedge funds
9 13 (1.78%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.78%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.65%) Derivative
10 12 (1.65%) iPad
11 11 (1.51%) EMC VNX
12 10 (1.37%) EMC VMAX
12 10 (1.37%) HP Storage
13 9 (1.23%) CLARiiON
13 9 (1.23%) NHS
13 9 (1.23%) STB
Operating Systems
1 295 (40.47%) Windows
2 127 (17.42%) Linux
2 127 (17.42%) Windows Server
3 90 (12.35%) Unix
4 86 (11.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 76 (10.43%) Windows 7
6 69 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 53 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (5.76%) Solaris
9 37 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (3.16%) Android
11 22 (3.02%) Apple iOS
12 19 (2.61%) AIX
12 19 (2.61%) SUSE
13 18 (2.47%) Windows XP
14 17 (2.33%) Windows 8
15 13 (1.78%) CentOS
15 13 (1.78%) VMS
16 11 (1.51%) Mac OS X
17 8 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (19.48%) ITIL
2 94 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (8.64%) Migration
4 62 (8.50%) Project Management
5 58 (7.96%) Test Scripting
6 49 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
7 41 (5.62%) Service Management
7 41 (5.62%) Test Management
8 39 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 36 (4.94%) Performance Testing
10 34 (4.66%) Software Testing
11 33 (4.53%) Defect Management
11 33 (4.53%) Non-Functional Testing
12 29 (3.98%) Functional Testing
12 29 (3.98%) Waterfall
13 28 (3.84%) Regression Testing
13 28 (3.84%) Scrum
14 27 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (3.43%) Change Management
15 25 (3.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 148 (20.30%) SQL
2 76 (10.43%) PowerShell
3 41 (5.62%) Perl
4 39 (5.35%) Java
5 26 (3.57%) Python
6 24 (3.29%) Bash Shell
7 20 (2.74%) JavaScript
8 18 (2.47%) Shell Script
9 16 (2.19%) C#
10 13 (1.78%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.65%) C
12 11 (1.51%) VBScript
13 10 (1.37%) PHP
14 9 (1.23%) C++
14 9 (1.23%) VBA
15 8 (1.10%) Korn
15 8 (1.10%) Ruby
16 5 (0.69%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.69%) VB
16 5 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (8.64%) ISEB
2 61 (8.37%) ISTQB
3 58 (7.96%) Security Cleared
4 38 (5.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 29 (3.98%) Degree
6 28 (3.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (3.29%) SC Cleared
9 18 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
10 17 (2.33%) MCSE
11 15 (2.06%) CCNA
11 15 (2.06%) DV Cleared
11 15 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (1.92%) CISSP
13 13 (1.78%) CCNP
14 12 (1.65%) CISM
15 10 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 9 (1.23%) ISEB Practitioner
16 9 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.17%) QA
2 22 (3.02%) SLA
3 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.69%) SEPA
4 3 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.27%) HL7
5 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.14%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9002
6 1 (0.14%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
System Software
1 174 (23.87%) Active Directory
2 158 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (6.17%) XenApp
4 42 (5.76%) Hyper-V
5 37 (5.08%) vSphere
6 25 (3.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 25 (3.43%) XenDesktop
7 24 (3.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 22 (3.02%) vCloud
9 21 (2.88%) NFS
10 20 (2.74%) VMware ESX
11 13 (1.78%) Firmware
11 13 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (1.23%) Xen
13 8 (1.10%) KVM
13 8 (1.10%) XenServer
14 7 (0.96%) StorNext
14 7 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (0.82%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 139 (19.07%) HP Quality Center
2 69 (9.47%) SCCM
3 36 (4.94%) SCOM
4 29 (3.98%) Puppet
5 21 (2.88%) NetBackup
6 16 (2.19%) Backup Exec
7 14 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (1.78%) HP SIM
9 10 (1.37%) Nagios
10 9 (1.23%) vMotion
11 8 (1.10%) Control-M
11 8 (1.10%) OpenView
11 8 (1.10%) vRealize
11 8 (1.10%) WSUS
12 7 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.82%) Ansible
13 6 (0.82%) BladeLogic
13 6 (0.82%) Cobbler
13 6 (0.82%) SCOrch
13 6 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 215 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 205 (28.12%) VMware
3 117 (16.05%) Cisco
4 103 (14.13%) Citrix
5 91 (12.48%) EMC
6 88 (12.07%) IBM
7 77 (10.56%) Oracle
8 69 (9.47%) Red Hat
9 65 (8.92%) NetApp
10 55 (7.54%) Dell
11 38 (5.21%) SolarWinds
12 37 (5.08%) Bloomberg
13 33 (4.53%) Reuters
14 31 (4.25%) 3PAR
14 31 (4.25%) Veritas
15 28 (3.84%) CheckPoint
16 26 (3.57%) Cognos
16 26 (3.57%) SAP
17 23 (3.16%) Remedy
18 22 (3.02%) Sun
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