The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing HP 29 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.76% 5.81% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 21.32% 9.31% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £16.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-14.37% +16.36%
HP
Tyne and Wear

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

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
136 204 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.09% 62.39% 54.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 138 26
Average daily rate £346 £248 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.89% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.36 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.27% -39.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 45 (58.44%) Security Cleared
2 36 (46.75%) ITIL
3 30 (38.96%) Oracle
4 28 (36.36%) Windows
5 27 (35.06%) SC Cleared
5 27 (35.06%) Problem Management
6 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
7 25 (32.47%) Middleware
8 24 (31.17%) MS Excel
9 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
9 23 (29.87%) OpenView
10 22 (28.57%) Finance
11 21 (27.27%) VMware
11 21 (27.27%) Red Hat
11 21 (27.27%) Java
11 21 (27.27%) Linux
12 20 (25.97%) SAN
12 20 (25.97%) Oracle Database
13 19 (24.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (24.68%) WebLogic
14 18 (23.38%) SQL
14 18 (23.38%) SOA
14 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (23.38%) AquaLogic
15 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
16 15 (19.48%) UNIX
17 14 (18.18%) Change Management
17 14 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (16.88%) Service Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 (24.68%) WebLogic
2 18 (23.38%) AquaLogic
3 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
4 10 (12.99%) MS Exchange
5 9 (11.69%) Apache
6 7 (9.09%) IBM Notes
6 7 (9.09%) IIS
7 2 (2.60%) SAS
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (31.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.97%) SAN
2 10 (12.99%) LDAP
3 7 (9.09%) DNS
4 5 (6.49%) DHCP
4 5 (6.49%) Firewall
5 3 (3.90%) Network Security
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.60%) Junos
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (2.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (2.60%) SSL
6 2 (2.60%) LAN
6 2 (2.60%) WAN
7 1 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.97%) Oracle Database
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.19%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (2.60%) MySQL
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Ant
2 2 (2.60%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.30%) MSI
3 1 (1.30%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (1.30%) Selenium
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) StarTeam
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Publishing
2 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (14.29%) Analyst
2 9 (11.69%) Administrator
3 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Consultant
5 6 (7.79%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Wintel Support
7 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.19%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.19%) DBA
8 3 (3.90%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.60%) UNIX Consultant
9 2 (2.60%) Linux Consultant
9 2 (2.60%) Informatica Specialist
9 2 (2.60%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) Middleware
2 11 (14.29%) Java EE
3 9 (11.69%) SOAP
4 8 (10.39%) J2EE
5 7 (9.09%) JMS
5 7 (9.09%) JDBC
5 7 (9.09%) Web Services
5 7 (9.09%) JNDI
6 1 (1.30%) XML
6 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.29%) Clustering
3 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.90%) CMDB
6 2 (2.60%) Economics
6 2 (2.60%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.60%) HP Superdome
6 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.60%) NHS
7 1 (1.30%) Replication
7 1 (1.30%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.36%) Windows
2 21 (27.27%) Linux
3 19 (24.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (19.48%) UNIX
5 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (11.69%) Solaris
6 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.60%) VME
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.60%) CentOS
7 2 (2.60%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) ITIL
2 27 (35.06%) Problem Management
3 18 (23.38%) SOA
4 14 (18.18%) Change Management
5 13 (16.88%) Service Management
6 11 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 11 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 10 (12.99%) Knowledge Management
8 8 (10.39%) Network Management
8 8 (10.39%) High Availability
8 8 (10.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.79%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.19%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.90%) Regression Testing
11 3 (3.90%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) Java
2 18 (23.38%) SQL
3 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
4 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 7 (9.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (2.60%) COBOL
6 1 (1.30%) C
6 1 (1.30%) Perl
6 1 (1.30%) Python
6 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (58.44%) Security Cleared
2 27 (35.06%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.69%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.19%) VCP4
5 4 (5.19%) ISEB
6 3 (3.90%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.60%) Degree
7 2 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.30%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) IIBA
8 1 (1.30%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) SLA
2 6 (7.79%) QA
3 3 (3.90%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.60%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.60%) vSphere
6 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (29.87%) OpenView
2 14 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (9.09%) HP SIM
4 6 (7.79%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.60%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.30%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Oracle
2 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
3 21 (27.27%) VMware
3 21 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 9 (11.69%) Citrix
5 8 (10.39%) Informatica
6 7 (9.09%) Lotus
7 6 (7.79%) Splunk
8 5 (6.49%) Cisco
9 4 (5.19%) Business Objects
9 4 (5.19%) CA
10 3 (3.90%) EMC
11 2 (2.60%) TippingPoint
11 2 (2.60%) F5
11 2 (2.60%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.60%) McAfee
11 2 (2.60%) Juniper
12 1 (1.30%) AppSense
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