The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 8 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing HP 45 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.52% 4.79% 9.90%
As % of the Vendors category 27.78% 10.81% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 3 21
Average daily rate
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£368 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £360 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -3.44%
Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
162 74 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 52.26% 44.31% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 32 74
Average daily rate £335 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £428 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -51.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
HP
Tyne and Wear

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 30 July 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 30 July 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 47 (61.04%) Security Cleared
2 39 (50.65%) SC Cleared
3 26 (33.77%) Oracle
4 24 (31.17%) UNIX
5 23 (29.87%) SQL
5 23 (29.87%) QA
6 19 (24.68%) Windows
7 18 (23.38%) Linux
8 16 (20.78%) ITIL
8 16 (20.78%) Configuration Management
8 16 (20.78%) Problem Management
9 15 (19.48%) Migration
9 15 (19.48%) WebLogic
10 14 (18.18%) Workflow
11 13 (16.88%) Regression Testing
12 12 (15.58%) Oracle Workflow
12 12 (15.58%) Test Scripting
12 12 (15.58%) HP Quality Center
13 11 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
13 11 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
13 11 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
13 11 (14.29%) SLA
13 11 (14.29%) Cisco
13 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
14 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
14 10 (12.99%) LAN
14 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
14 10 (12.99%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (12.99%) MS Excel

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (19.48%) WebLogic
2 12 (15.58%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.60%) FileNet
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 11 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) LAN
1 10 (12.99%) Firewall
2 8 (10.39%) DNS
3 7 (9.09%) SSL
3 7 (9.09%) WAN
4 6 (7.79%) LDAP
5 5 (6.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (6.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (6.49%) Junos
5 5 (6.49%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (6.49%) SAN
6 4 (5.19%) IPsec
6 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.19%) VPN
6 4 (5.19%) Network Security
6 4 (5.19%) VLAN
7 3 (3.90%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (3.90%) SSH
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.60%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (9.09%) LoadRunner
3 5 (6.49%) JMeter
4 2 (2.60%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.30%) CaliberRM
5 1 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
1 10 (12.99%) General Ledger
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (15.58%) Test Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) Applications Support
4 8 (10.39%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Architect
6 5 (6.49%) Test Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle Applications Support
7 4 (5.19%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Performance Test Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) UNIX Support
8 3 (3.90%) Build Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Linux Specialist
8 3 (3.90%) Linux Support
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) Middleware
2 4 (5.19%) J2EE
2 4 (5.19%) XML
2 4 (5.19%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.60%) ADO
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
3 2 (2.60%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.60%) Java EE
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Cryptography
1 4 (5.19%) PKI
1 4 (5.19%) Open Source
2 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.17%) UNIX
2 19 (24.68%) Windows
3 18 (23.38%) Linux
4 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.79%) Windows XP
5 6 (7.79%) VME
6 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.49%) AIX
6 5 (6.49%) Solaris
7 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) ITIL
1 16 (20.78%) Configuration Management
1 16 (20.78%) Problem Management
2 15 (19.48%) Migration
3 14 (18.18%) Workflow
4 13 (16.88%) Regression Testing
5 12 (15.58%) Test Scripting
6 11 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (11.69%) Incident Management
9 8 (10.39%) Service Management
9 8 (10.39%) Automated Testing
9 8 (10.39%) Data Management
10 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.79%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (7.79%) Network Management
10 6 (7.79%) Test Strategy
10 6 (7.79%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (6.49%) Change Control
11 5 (6.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) SQL
2 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
3 7 (9.09%) COBOL
4 6 (7.79%) C#
5 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.49%) Java
5 5 (6.49%) Perl
6 3 (3.90%) Korn
6 3 (3.90%) C
7 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.30%) VBScript
7 1 (1.30%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) VBA
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.30%) JCL
Qualifications
1 47 (61.04%) Security Cleared
2 39 (50.65%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.79%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (6.49%) ISEB
5 2 (2.60%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (29.87%) QA
2 11 (14.29%) SLA
3 4 (5.19%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.19%) vSphere
4 3 (3.90%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (7.79%) OpenView
2 6 (7.79%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) Oracle
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco
3 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
4 9 (11.69%) F5
5 8 (10.39%) JBoss
6 7 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 7 (9.09%) Juniper
7 6 (7.79%) Siebel
7 6 (7.79%) Informatica
7 6 (7.79%) IBM
8 5 (6.49%) TippingPoint
8 5 (6.49%) Fujitsu
8 5 (6.49%) McAfee
8 5 (6.49%) VMware
9 4 (5.19%) Dell
9 4 (5.19%) EMC
9 4 (5.19%) ICL
9 4 (5.19%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.19%) Splunk
10 3 (3.90%) Riverbed