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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 10 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing HP 43 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.53% 3.77% 6.94%
As % of the Vendors category 25.29% 8.82% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 2 13
Average daily rate
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£358 £356 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% +42.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £351 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £361 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 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 £16.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.16%
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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
170 68 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 45.58% 42.77% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 30 68
Average daily rate £347 £363 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +42.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £277 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £510 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 5
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 £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 43 (53.75%) Security Cleared
2 37 (46.25%) SC Cleared
3 26 (32.50%) QA
3 26 (32.50%) Oracle
4 24 (30.00%) Problem Management
5 21 (26.25%) SQL
6 19 (23.75%) Windows
6 19 (23.75%) Incident Management
7 17 (21.25%) Linux
7 17 (21.25%) UNIX
8 16 (20.00%) Migration
8 16 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 15 (18.75%) ITIL
10 14 (17.50%) SLA
10 14 (17.50%) Configuration Management
11 13 (16.25%) Oracle Applications
11 13 (16.25%) Regression Testing
11 13 (16.25%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (16.25%) Workflow
11 13 (16.25%) WebLogic
12 12 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (15.00%) Firewall
12 12 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (13.75%) Oracle Payables
13 11 (13.75%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (13.75%) PL/SQL
14 10 (12.50%) Java
14 10 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (12.50%) DNS
14 10 (12.50%) Finance

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (16.25%) WebLogic
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (8.75%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.75%) Apache
6 2 (2.50%) IIS
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.25%) FileNet
Applications
1 16 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (16.25%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) Firewall
2 10 (12.50%) DNS
3 7 (8.75%) SSL
3 7 (8.75%) LAN
3 7 (8.75%) WAN
4 6 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (6.25%) LDAP
5 5 (6.25%) Junos
5 5 (6.25%) Network Security
6 4 (5.00%) SAN
7 3 (3.75%) SSH
7 3 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.75%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (2.50%) SMS
9 1 (1.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.25%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (8.75%) LoadRunner
3 5 (6.25%) JMeter
4 2 (2.50%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.25%) CaliberRM
5 1 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
1 10 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Analyst
2 9 (11.25%) Applications Support
3 8 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) Architect
4 7 (8.75%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.00%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) UNIX Support
6 4 (5.00%) Oracle Applications Support
6 4 (5.00%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Linux Support
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) Middleware
2 5 (6.25%) Java EE
2 5 (6.25%) XML
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (5.00%) J2EE
3 4 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (2.50%) ADO
5 1 (1.25%) .NET
5 1 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Cryptography
2 4 (5.00%) Open Source
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Windows
2 17 (21.25%) Linux
2 17 (21.25%) UNIX
3 10 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.50%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.25%) VME
6 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.50%) AIX
8 1 (1.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 19 (23.75%) Incident Management
3 16 (20.00%) Migration
4 15 (18.75%) ITIL
5 14 (17.50%) Configuration Management
6 13 (16.25%) Regression Testing
6 13 (16.25%) Workflow
7 12 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (11.25%) Data Management
9 8 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (10.00%) Service Management
9 8 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 7 (8.75%) Network Management
10 7 (8.75%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.50%) Test Strategy
11 6 (7.50%) Network Design
12 5 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) SQL
2 11 (13.75%) PL/SQL
3 10 (12.50%) Java
4 7 (8.75%) C#
5 5 (6.25%) COBOL
5 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.00%) Perl
7 3 (3.75%) C
7 3 (3.75%) Korn
8 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.25%) VBScript
8 1 (1.25%) VB
8 1 (1.25%) VBA
8 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 43 (53.75%) Security Cleared
2 37 (46.25%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.50%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.25%) ISEB
5 2 (2.50%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (32.50%) QA
2 14 (17.50%) SLA
3 4 (5.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.00%) vSphere
2 4 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.75%) NFS
4 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) OpenView
2 8 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (8.75%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.50%) OVSD
5 1 (1.25%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 10 (12.50%) F5
3 8 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (10.00%) Juniper
3 8 (10.00%) Cisco
4 6 (7.50%) McAfee
5 5 (6.25%) Fujitsu
5 5 (6.25%) TippingPoint
5 5 (6.25%) JBoss
6 4 (5.00%) EMC
6 4 (5.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (5.00%) ICL
7 3 (3.75%) Crossbeam
7 3 (3.75%) Toshiba
7 3 (3.75%) Dell
7 3 (3.75%) Riverbed
7 3 (3.75%) CA
7 3 (3.75%) Informatica
7 3 (3.75%) Siebel