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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ProCurve
Rank 397 384 385
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 6 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.049% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.061% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 6
Average daily rate
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£308 £315 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £202 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £400 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £263 £310
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -15.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
9887 9951 9935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.61% 43.98% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6465 6509 6240
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 206 296
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
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 22 May 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 +6 1 £325 -18.75% 1
ProCurve
England

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (80.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) Juniper
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) Blue Coat
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) Avaya
5 4 (40.00%) OSPF
5 4 (40.00%) BGP
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) F5
5 4 (40.00%) HSRP
5 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (40.00%) Multicast
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) Avaya Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (20.00%) JNCIA
7 2 (20.00%) JNCIS
7 2 (20.00%) Google
7 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (20.00%) Validation

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Google Apps
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) HSRP
2 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (40.00%) Multicast
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) LDAP
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
5 1 (10.00%) Junos
5 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Validation
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (20.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (20.00%) JNCIS
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) CCA
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Xen
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FreeIPA
2 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (40.00%) Avaya
4 4 (40.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Google
6 2 (20.00%) 3Com
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) ScanSafe
7 1 (10.00%) Veeam
7 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) EMC
7 1 (10.00%) Nortel
7 1 (10.00%) Websense