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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 98 97 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs citing HP 485 526 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.10% 2.17% 2.62%
As % of the Vendors category 4.73% 4.73% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 367 315
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 51
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.33 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £31.20 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.90 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +9.09%
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
10261 11129 9889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 45.89% 46.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7014 7313 6197
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 230 300
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £31.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -19 108 £420 +0.05% 21
Hounslow +3 7 - -
Docklands, London +14 4 £376 -22.22%
Croydon 0 4 £368 -13.58%
Canary Wharf +7 2 £400 +29.03%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £361 -
Greenwich +4 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £250 - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 2
South Croydon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 2
Barnet - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Chessington - - - - 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 425 (41.95%) Windows
2 312 (30.80%) VMware
3 286 (28.23%) Microsoft
4 248 (24.48%) Finance
5 239 (23.59%) Active Directory
6 204 (20.14%) SQL
7 201 (19.84%) Cisco
7 201 (19.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 195 (19.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 190 (18.76%) ITIL
10 189 (18.66%) SAN
11 180 (17.77%) HP Quality Center
12 174 (17.18%) UNIX
13 157 (15.50%) Linux
14 153 (15.10%) Oracle
14 153 (15.10%) Citrix
15 150 (14.81%) DNS
16 142 (14.02%) Banking
17 136 (13.43%) MS Exchange
17 136 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
18 130 (12.83%) Firewall
19 127 (12.54%) Security Cleared
20 114 (11.25%) vSphere
21 111 (10.96%) MS Excel
22 110 (10.86%) EMC
23 107 (10.56%) Migration
24 106 (10.46%) IBM
25 105 (10.37%) Dell
26 101 (9.97%) SQL Server
27 100 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2010

HP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 136 (13.43%) MS Exchange
2 100 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 98 (9.67%) SharePoint
4 51 (5.03%) IIS
5 35 (3.46%) Lync
6 33 (3.26%) WebSphere
7 22 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 22 (2.17%) Tomcat
8 21 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 19 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 19 (1.88%) Apache
10 13 (1.28%) OpenStack
11 12 (1.18%) JBoss
12 10 (0.99%) Office Communications Server
13 9 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.79%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.79%) Documentum
15 7 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 111 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 70 (6.91%) MS Office
3 34 (3.36%) MS Project
4 20 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.099%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 50 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.59%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.30%) CA Clarity
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.30%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.20%) Summit
8 1 (0.099%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.27%) Office 365
2 22 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.68%) IaaS
4 13 (1.28%) PaaS
5 11 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.30%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.30%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.099%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.099%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 189 (18.66%) SAN
2 150 (14.81%) DNS
3 130 (12.83%) Firewall
4 99 (9.77%) DHCP
5 96 (9.48%) TCP/IP
6 64 (6.32%) WAN
7 62 (6.12%) VPN
8 57 (5.63%) LAN
9 52 (5.13%) VLAN
10 45 (4.44%) NAS
11 40 (3.95%) SSL
12 36 (3.55%) NetScaler
13 35 (3.46%) MPLS
13 35 (3.46%) Wireless
14 34 (3.36%) Fibre Channel
14 34 (3.36%) iSCSI
15 26 (2.57%) SNMP
15 26 (2.57%) LDAP
16 25 (2.47%) Wireshark
17 23 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.24%) Oracle Reports
3 27 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (1.68%) MySQL
6 10 (0.99%) Relational Database
6 10 (0.99%) Oracle Database
6 10 (0.99%) Hadoop
6 10 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (0.69%) RDBMS
7 7 (0.69%) DB2
7 7 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.49%) DataStage
9 5 (0.49%) EDRMS
10 4 (0.39%) Big Data
10 4 (0.39%) DbVisualizer
10 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.39%) MS Access
11 3 (0.30%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 58 (5.73%) JIRA
2 44 (4.34%) QuickTest Pro
3 42 (4.15%) LoadRunner
4 26 (2.57%) SoapUI
5 16 (1.58%) Rational DOORS
5 16 (1.58%) JUnit
6 12 (1.18%) Selenium
6 12 (1.18%) Subversion
6 12 (1.18%) ClearCase
7 10 (0.99%) DbUnit
8 7 (0.69%) RequisitePro
8 7 (0.69%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.59%) Rational Functional Tester
9 6 (0.59%) JMeter
9 6 (0.59%) Rational Robot
10 5 (0.49%) MSI
10 5 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
10 5 (0.49%) eggPlant
10 5 (0.49%) NeoLoad
General
1 248 (24.48%) Finance
2 142 (14.02%) Banking
3 56 (5.53%) Investment Banking
4 31 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 29 (2.86%) Legal
6 23 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 22 (2.17%) Retail
8 19 (1.88%) Law
9 12 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.69%) Back Office
11 5 (0.49%) Advertising
12 4 (0.39%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.39%) Marketing
12 4 (0.39%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.39%) Billing
12 4 (0.39%) Front Office
13 3 (0.30%) Publishing
13 3 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.20%) French Language
14 2 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 206 (20.34%) Analyst
2 79 (7.80%) Consultant
3 72 (7.11%) Test Analyst
4 69 (6.81%) Architect
5 55 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 53 (5.23%) Tester
7 52 (5.13%) Test Manager
8 42 (4.15%) Systems Engineer
8 42 (4.15%) Support Engineer
9 39 (3.85%) Administrator
10 34 (3.36%) Project Manager
11 30 (2.96%) Network Engineer
11 30 (2.96%) Wintel Engineer
12 29 (2.86%) Test Engineer
13 27 (2.67%) Storage Engineer
14 26 (2.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 26 (2.57%) Support Analyst
15 25 (2.47%) Security Analyst
16 24 (2.37%) 3rd Line Support
16 24 (2.37%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (8.09%) .NET
2 56 (5.53%) HTML
3 49 (4.84%) JSP
4 44 (4.34%) Web Services
4 44 (4.34%) XML
4 44 (4.34%) ASP.NET
5 28 (2.76%) Middleware
6 17 (1.68%) SOAP
7 13 (1.28%) jQuery
8 12 (1.18%) Application Packaging
8 12 (1.18%) JMS
9 9 (0.89%) J2EE
10 8 (0.79%) REST
11 7 (0.69%) Java EE
12 6 (0.59%) CSS
12 6 (0.59%) FIXML
12 6 (0.59%) FpML
13 5 (0.49%) JSON
14 4 (0.39%) LAMP
14 4 (0.39%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 79 (7.80%) Clustering
2 60 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (5.33%) Replication
4 36 (3.55%) Blackberry
5 35 (3.46%) Fat Client
5 35 (3.46%) Thin Client
6 22 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 18 (1.78%) Client/Server
8 14 (1.38%) Hedge funds
8 14 (1.38%) Derivative
9 13 (1.28%) Statistics
10 11 (1.09%) STB
10 11 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (0.99%) CESG
12 9 (0.89%) Fixed Income
12 9 (0.89%) Computer Science
13 8 (0.79%) iPad
13 8 (0.79%) CMDB
13 8 (0.79%) SecurID
14 7 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 425 (41.95%) Windows
2 201 (19.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 174 (17.18%) UNIX
4 157 (15.50%) Linux
5 136 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 85 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 84 (8.29%) Windows 7
8 65 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 61 (6.02%) Solaris
10 48 (4.74%) Windows XP
11 31 (3.06%) AIX
12 19 (1.88%) SUSE
13 17 (1.68%) Windows 8
14 15 (1.48%) Windows Vista
15 14 (1.38%) HPUX
16 13 (1.28%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 7 (0.69%) Android
19 6 (0.59%) VMS
20 5 (0.49%) Slackware
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (18.76%) ITIL
2 107 (10.56%) Migration
3 99 (9.77%) Project Management
4 92 (9.08%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (7.80%) Test Scripting
6 69 (6.81%) Service Management
7 65 (6.42%) Change Management
8 64 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 56 (5.53%) Test Strategy
10 52 (5.13%) Test Automation
11 51 (5.03%) Incident Management
12 50 (4.94%) Knowledge Management
13 46 (4.54%) Test Management
14 44 (4.34%) Software Testing
15 42 (4.15%) Service Delivery
16 37 (3.65%) Regression Testing
17 36 (3.55%) PRINCE2
18 35 (3.46%) Validation
19 34 (3.36%) Problem Management
20 33 (3.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 204 (20.14%) SQL
2 72 (7.11%) PowerShell
3 53 (5.23%) JavaScript
4 50 (4.94%) Java
5 45 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 44 (4.34%) VBScript
7 35 (3.46%) C#
8 28 (2.76%) Perl
9 24 (2.37%) VB
10 21 (2.07%) Python
11 20 (1.97%) VBA
11 20 (1.97%) C
12 14 (1.38%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.18%) Korn
14 11 (1.09%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.09%) Jython
14 11 (1.09%) C-shell
15 10 (0.99%) Ruby
15 10 (0.99%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 127 (12.54%) Security Cleared
2 93 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (9.18%) SC Cleared
3 86 (8.49%) ISEB
4 77 (7.60%) ISTQB
5 64 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
6 51 (5.03%) DV Cleared
7 49 (4.84%) MCSE
8 40 (3.95%) Degree
9 39 (3.85%) MCITP
9 39 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 39 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 30 (2.96%) CCNA
11 27 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (2.57%) CISSP
12 26 (2.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 21 (2.07%) CISM
14 20 (1.97%) CCNP
15 15 (1.48%) MCP
16 12 (1.18%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.64%) QA
2 35 (3.46%) SLA
3 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.49%) P3O
5 4 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.30%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.099%) COBIT
7 1 (0.099%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.099%) FATCA
7 1 (0.099%) EMIR
System Software
1 239 (23.59%) Active Directory
2 195 (19.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (11.25%) vSphere
4 81 (8.00%) XenApp
5 75 (7.40%) Hyper-V
6 54 (5.33%) VMware ESX
7 36 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (2.76%) XenDesktop
9 25 (2.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 24 (2.37%) NFS
11 14 (1.38%) XenServer
11 14 (1.38%) VMware Server
12 11 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (0.99%) vCloud
13 10 (0.99%) Nmap
14 9 (0.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 7 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (0.69%) ProxySG
15 7 (0.69%) KVM
16 6 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 180 (17.77%) HP Quality Center
2 81 (8.00%) SCCM
3 58 (5.73%) SCOM
4 46 (4.54%) HP SIM
5 36 (3.55%) Backup Exec
6 26 (2.57%) Tivoli
7 23 (2.27%) NetBackup
7 23 (2.27%) OpenView
7 23 (2.27%) Puppet
8 21 (2.07%) SCVMM
9 17 (1.68%) Control-M
10 15 (1.48%) BMC PATROL
10 15 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 12 (1.18%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 11 (1.09%) MAILsweeper
13 10 (0.99%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 10 (0.99%) Nessus
13 10 (0.99%) MIMEsweeper
13 10 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 312 (30.80%) VMware
2 286 (28.23%) Microsoft
3 201 (19.84%) Cisco
4 153 (15.10%) Oracle
4 153 (15.10%) Citrix
5 110 (10.86%) EMC
6 106 (10.46%) IBM
7 105 (10.37%) Dell
8 83 (8.19%) Red Hat
9 77 (7.60%) NetApp
10 52 (5.13%) Juniper
11 50 (4.94%) CheckPoint
11 50 (4.94%) Symantec
12 41 (4.05%) Veritas
13 36 (3.55%) McAfee
13 36 (3.55%) F5
14 32 (3.16%) 3PAR
15 31 (3.06%) BMC
16 25 (2.47%) ArcSight
16 25 (2.47%) SolarWinds
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