The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ProCurve 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 ProCurve over the 3 months to 12 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 HP ProCurve.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ProCurve
Rank 407 411 391
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 1 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.019% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.042% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate £325 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £155 £186
% change year-on-year
+158.06% -16.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 - -
ProCurve
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
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
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 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ProCurve Jobs Demand Trend in London

ProCurve
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ProCurve Daily Rate Trend in London

ProCurve
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ProCurve Hourly Rate Trend in London

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve.

1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (33.33%) FCoE
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HSRP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Multicast
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (33.33%) VMware