The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 19 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing HP 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.96% 1.30% 2.48%
As % of the Vendors category 8.20% 2.16% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £34.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +20.00%
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South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
61 139 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 36.09% 60.17% 64.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 88 52
Average daily rate £396 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £270 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.96% -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Postfix
6 1 (11.11%) NAS
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
6 1 (11.11%) vCloud
6 1 (11.11%) Ansible
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Legal
6 1 (11.11%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) Google
6 1 (11.11%) assyst
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Xen
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) WorkSite
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) HPUX

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) HPUX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) RHCE
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Postfix
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Xen
3 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) NetIQ
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec