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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 9 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing HP 44 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.73% 3.70% 6.96%
As % of the Vendors category 25.29% 8.57% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 2 13
Average daily rate
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£355 £356 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% +42.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £351 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £361 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.03% +10.34%
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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
174 70 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.40% 43.21% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 31 69
Average daily rate £345 £363 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% +42.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £505 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 4
Average hourly rate £18.50 £11.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -48.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 44 (55.70%) Security Cleared
2 38 (48.10%) SC Cleared
3 26 (32.91%) QA
3 26 (32.91%) Oracle
4 23 (29.11%) Problem Management
5 20 (25.32%) SQL
6 18 (22.78%) Windows
6 18 (22.78%) Linux
7 17 (21.52%) UNIX
7 17 (21.52%) Incident Management
8 16 (20.25%) Migration
9 15 (18.99%) MS Excel
10 14 (17.72%) WebLogic
10 14 (17.72%) SLA
10 14 (17.72%) Configuration Management
11 13 (16.46%) Workflow
11 13 (16.46%) Oracle Applications
11 13 (16.46%) Regression Testing
11 13 (16.46%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (16.46%) ITIL
12 12 (15.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (15.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (13.92%) Oracle Payables
13 11 (13.92%) Firewall
13 11 (13.92%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
13 11 (13.92%) Java
14 10 (12.66%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (12.66%) Red Hat
14 10 (12.66%) Finance

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (17.72%) WebLogic
2 11 (13.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.53%) Apache
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (1.27%) FileNet
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Oracle Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (13.92%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (12.66%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (12.66%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (12.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) Firewall
2 9 (11.39%) DNS
3 7 (8.86%) SSL
3 7 (8.86%) LAN
3 7 (8.86%) WAN
4 6 (7.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (7.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (7.59%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (6.33%) Network Security
5 5 (6.33%) Junos
5 5 (6.33%) LDAP
6 4 (5.06%) SAN
7 3 (3.80%) SSH
7 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.80%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (2.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.86%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (8.86%) LoadRunner
3 5 (6.33%) JMeter
4 2 (2.53%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.27%) CaliberRM
5 1 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
1 10 (12.66%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Analyst
2 9 (11.39%) Applications Support
3 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Network Engineer
4 7 (8.86%) Architect
5 4 (5.06%) Test Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.06%) Coordinator
5 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Applications Support
5 4 (5.06%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (5.06%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) Performance Test Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) UNIX Support
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 3 (3.80%) Linux Support
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (3.80%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) Middleware
2 5 (6.33%) Java EE
2 5 (6.33%) XML
3 4 (5.06%) J2EE
3 4 (5.06%) Web Services
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.53%) ADO
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Cryptography
2 4 (5.06%) Open Source
3 1 (1.27%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.78%) Windows
1 18 (22.78%) Linux
2 17 (21.52%) UNIX
3 10 (12.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.59%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.06%) VME
6 2 (2.53%) AIX
7 1 (1.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) Problem Management
2 17 (21.52%) Incident Management
3 16 (20.25%) Migration
4 14 (17.72%) Configuration Management
5 13 (16.46%) Workflow
5 13 (16.46%) Regression Testing
5 13 (16.46%) ITIL
6 12 (15.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (15.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (11.39%) Data Management
7 9 (11.39%) Service Management
8 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
8 8 (10.13%) Test Scripting
9 7 (8.86%) Network Management
9 7 (8.86%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (8.86%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.59%) SOA
10 6 (7.59%) Test Strategy
10 6 (7.59%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (7.59%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.32%) SQL
2 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
2 11 (13.92%) Java
3 7 (8.86%) C#
4 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.33%) COBOL
5 4 (5.06%) Perl
6 3 (3.80%) Korn
6 3 (3.80%) C
7 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.27%) JCL
7 1 (1.27%) VBScript
7 1 (1.27%) VB
7 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (55.70%) Security Cleared
2 38 (48.10%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (7.59%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.33%) ISEB
5 2 (2.53%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (32.91%) QA
2 14 (17.72%) SLA
3 4 (5.06%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (5.06%) vSphere
2 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.80%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) OpenView
2 8 (10.13%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (8.86%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.53%) OVSD
5 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Oracle
2 10 (12.66%) Red Hat
2 10 (12.66%) F5
3 8 (10.13%) Cisco
3 8 (10.13%) CheckPoint
3 8 (10.13%) Juniper
4 6 (7.59%) McAfee
5 5 (6.33%) Fujitsu
5 5 (6.33%) TippingPoint
5 5 (6.33%) JBoss
6 4 (5.06%) EMC
6 4 (5.06%) 3PAR
6 4 (5.06%) ICL
7 3 (3.80%) Crossbeam
7 3 (3.80%) Riverbed
7 3 (3.80%) Toshiba
7 3 (3.80%) CA
7 3 (3.80%) Informatica
7 3 (3.80%) Dell
7 3 (3.80%) Siebel