The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 6 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 61 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing HP 32 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.10% 1.70% 2.49%
As % of the Vendors category 4.49% 4.10% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 20
Average daily rate
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£341 £323 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.81% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £300 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £350 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £15.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £15.00 £12.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £13.99 £13.73
% change year-on-year
+25.11% +1.87%
HP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
712 512 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 46.66% 41.46% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 274 212
Average daily rate £325 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 35
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

HP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 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
Oldham - 1 £475 -
Sale - 1 £345 -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (27.63%) Windows
3 15 (19.74%) ITIL
3 15 (19.74%) Oracle
4 14 (18.42%) Finance
5 11 (14.47%) VMware
5 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
5 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (13.16%) SQL
6 10 (13.16%) Linux
6 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
6 10 (13.16%) Performance Testing
6 10 (13.16%) Test Scripting
7 9 (11.84%) ISTQB
7 9 (11.84%) Migration
7 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.84%) LAN
8 8 (10.53%) SAN
8 8 (10.53%) HPUX
8 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
8 8 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 8 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
9 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
9 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (9.21%) Security Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Citrix
10 6 (7.89%) ISEB
10 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.95%) Exstream Dialogue
2 3 (3.95%) Lync
2 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.63%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.63%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.63%) Apache
3 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Office
2 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.26%) Exstream
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Office 365
1 1 (1.32%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) LAN
2 8 (10.53%) SAN
3 6 (7.89%) WAN
4 5 (6.58%) Firewall
5 4 (5.26%) FTP
5 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.95%) VLAN
7 2 (2.63%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.63%) RTP
7 2 (2.63%) DNS
7 2 (2.63%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.32%) Telnet
8 1 (1.32%) Internet
8 1 (1.32%) SSH
8 1 (1.32%) NAS
8 1 (1.32%) Softswitch
8 1 (1.32%) VPN
8 1 (1.32%) SNMP
8 1 (1.32%) DHCP
8 1 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.63%) SQLPlus
4 2 (2.63%) MS Access
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Navigator
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.95%) HP UFT
1 3 (3.95%) JIRA
1 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.63%) Selenium
2 2 (2.63%) Toad
3 1 (1.32%) Lombardi
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.63%) Local Government
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Analyst
2 9 (11.84%) Test Manager
3 7 (9.21%) Consultant
3 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
4 5 (6.58%) Test Analyst
4 5 (6.58%) Architect
4 5 (6.58%) Test Leader
5 4 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Tester
5 4 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (3.95%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Test Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) SAP Manager
7 2 (2.63%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) XML
1 2 (2.63%) Ajax
1 2 (2.63%) jQuery
2 1 (1.32%) HTML5
2 1 (1.32%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.32%) CSS3
2 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.32%) JSON
2 1 (1.32%) DOM
2 1 (1.32%) Middleware
2 1 (1.32%) HTML
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.63%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.32%) FMCG
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.32%) PMI
5 1 (1.32%) DTV
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) HPUX
4 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.95%) UNIX
8 2 (2.63%) SUSE
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) ITIL
2 10 (13.16%) Performance Testing
2 10 (13.16%) Test Scripting
3 9 (11.84%) Migration
3 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 8 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (9.21%) Security Testing
6 6 (7.89%) Release Management
6 6 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (7.89%) Test Management
6 6 (7.89%) SDLC
7 5 (6.58%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.26%) Software Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Scrum
8 4 (5.26%) Workflow
8 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.16%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) Java
2 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.26%) C#
4 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.95%) Perl
4 3 (3.95%) VBA
4 3 (3.95%) Python
5 2 (2.63%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (2.63%) VB
5 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.84%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.89%) ISEB Practitioner
3 6 (7.89%) ISEB
3 6 (7.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) BC Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.32%) MCP
6 1 (1.32%) MCSE
6 1 (1.32%) CCNA
6 1 (1.32%) HP ASE
6 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.63%) XenServer
4 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.32%) vSphere
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.95%) Puppet
3 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.95%) SCCM
4 2 (2.63%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (2.63%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.32%) OpenView
5 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) VMware
3 7 (9.21%) Citrix
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco
5 5 (6.58%) SAP
5 5 (6.58%) Veritas
5 5 (6.58%) 3PAR
6 4 (5.26%) Symantec
6 4 (5.26%) Apple
6 4 (5.26%) IBM
7 3 (3.95%) NetApp
7 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.63%) McAfee
8 2 (2.63%) Wyse
8 2 (2.63%) Novell
8 2 (2.63%) Veeam
8 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.63%) Lotus
8 2 (2.63%) Dell
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