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 1 July 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 HP ProCurve.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ProCurve
Rank 403 393 384
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 8 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.056% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.077% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £231 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.72% -22.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £21.34
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £44.00
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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
10440 10319 10573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.65% 44.36% 45.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6879 6612 6625
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 208 301
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ProCurve across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

ProCurve Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 ProCurve within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 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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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 -8 2 £350 +6.87% 1
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England

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 7 (63.64%) Juniper
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) Avaya
6 4 (36.36%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) VLAN
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) OSPF
6 4 (36.36%) BGP
6 4 (36.36%) HSRP
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (36.36%) Multicast
6 4 (36.36%) F5
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) Avaya Certification

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) VLAN
3 4 (36.36%) HSRP
3 4 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (36.36%) Multicast
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Technician
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) iPhone
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 2 (18.18%) Validation
1 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
3 2 (18.18%) JNCIS
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) CCDP
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat
4 4 (36.36%) Avaya
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) F5
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Dell
6 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
6 2 (18.18%) Sage
6 2 (18.18%) 3Com
7 1 (9.09%) ScanSafe
7 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 1 (9.09%) Websense
7 1 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (9.09%) Veeam
7 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
7 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds