The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Merseyside region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 27 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing HP 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.53% 1.38% 1.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 3.30% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £175 £450 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +58.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 91 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 46.84% 41.74% 44.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 53
Average daily rate £289 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £78 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.78% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £35.65 £21.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
HP
North West

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

HP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +3 1 £175 -61.11% 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) Reuters
1 3 (37.50%) Bloomberg
1 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Document Management
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) BT
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) 3G

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) 3G
2 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Document Management
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) Reuters
1 3 (37.50%) Bloomberg
2 2 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Trapeze
3 1 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
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