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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 52 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing HP 48 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.08% 2.47% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 7.28% 5.37% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 2
Average daily rate
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£298 £135 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.37% -56.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £16.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-14.37% +16.36%
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
659 559 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.30% 46.05% 42.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 268 187
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £188 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £475 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 31
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.76 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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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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
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Rochdale - - - - 1
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 2
Wigan - - - -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 35 (43.75%) Windows
2 23 (28.75%) Migration
3 20 (25.00%) Linux
3 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (22.50%) ITIL
5 17 (21.25%) HPUX
5 17 (21.25%) Oracle
6 16 (20.00%) Veritas
6 16 (20.00%) VMware
7 15 (18.75%) SAN
7 15 (18.75%) Cisco
7 15 (18.75%) LAN
8 14 (17.50%) SQL
9 13 (16.25%) Citrix
10 12 (15.00%) WAN
10 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (12.50%) Red Hat
12 9 (11.25%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (11.25%) Finance
12 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
13 8 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
13 8 (10.00%) Firewall
13 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
13 8 (10.00%) Apple
13 8 (10.00%) Symantec
13 8 (10.00%) IBM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 5 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.75%) JBoss
2 3 (3.75%) Apache
2 3 (3.75%) Site Server
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Office
2 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) SAN
1 15 (18.75%) LAN
2 12 (15.00%) WAN
3 8 (10.00%) Firewall
4 6 (7.50%) NetScaler
4 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.00%) VLAN
6 3 (3.75%) Network Security
6 3 (3.75%) DNS
6 3 (3.75%) DHCP
6 3 (3.75%) NAS
7 2 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.50%) DMZ
7 2 (2.50%) VPN
7 2 (2.50%) HTTP
7 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.50%) Wireless
7 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.25%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (5.00%) SQLPlus
3 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.25%) MySQL
6 1 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (5.00%) JIRA
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.25%) Introscope
3 1 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Consultant
2 12 (15.00%) Analyst
3 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.25%) Administrator
5 5 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 5 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Architect
6 4 (5.00%) Network Security Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Security Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Data Architect
6 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Network Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Server Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (5.00%) XML
2 3 (3.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (3.75%) Web Services
2 3 (3.75%) Middleware
3 2 (2.50%) SOAP
4 1 (1.25%) jQuery
4 1 (1.25%) Ajax
4 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.25%) .NET
4 1 (1.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (5.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.00%) Replication
3 3 (3.75%) CMDB
4 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.25%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.25%) Life Science
5 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 35 (43.75%) Windows
2 20 (25.00%) Linux
3 17 (21.25%) HPUX
4 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
6 8 (10.00%) UNIX
7 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
9 5 (6.25%) Solaris
9 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
10 4 (5.00%) VMS
10 4 (5.00%) AIX
10 4 (5.00%) Android
11 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.25%) SUSE
12 1 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Migration
2 18 (22.50%) ITIL
3 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.25%) Service Management
4 5 (6.25%) Scrum
4 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 5 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.00%) OO
5 4 (5.00%) RAD
5 4 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (5.00%) Test Management
5 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.75%) Workflow
6 3 (3.75%) Time Management
6 3 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) SQL
2 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
2 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.25%) Java
3 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.00%) C#
5 3 (3.75%) Perl
5 3 (3.75%) VBA
5 3 (3.75%) Python
6 2 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) C
7 1 (1.25%) VBScript
7 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.75%) MCSE
3 7 (8.75%) CCNA
4 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.50%) CCNP
5 5 (6.25%) MCSA
6 4 (5.00%) ACSP
6 4 (5.00%) RHCSA
6 4 (5.00%) CCIP
6 4 (5.00%) CCDP
6 4 (5.00%) RHCE
6 4 (5.00%) IBM Certification
6 4 (5.00%) MCP
6 4 (5.00%) MCDST
6 4 (5.00%) MCTS
6 4 (5.00%) MCITP
6 4 (5.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (5.00%) ACSA
7 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.25%) Xen
4 1 (1.25%) NFS
4 1 (1.25%) Firmware
4 1 (1.25%) XenApp
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.00%) Puppet
3 4 (5.00%) SCCM
3 4 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.25%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.25%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (1.25%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.25%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle
3 16 (20.00%) Veritas
3 16 (20.00%) VMware
4 15 (18.75%) Cisco
5 13 (16.25%) Citrix
6 10 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 8 (10.00%) Apple
7 8 (10.00%) Symantec
7 8 (10.00%) IBM
8 6 (7.50%) SolarWinds
8 6 (7.50%) Dell
9 5 (6.25%) EMC
9 5 (6.25%) 3PAR
10 4 (5.00%) Veeam
11 3 (3.75%) Avaya
11 3 (3.75%) NetApp
11 3 (3.75%) Novell
11 3 (3.75%) Sun
12 2 (2.50%) Meraki
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