The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 11 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 26 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 14.13% 6.14% 3.33%
As % of the Vendors category 26.00% 17.72% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 2
Average daily rate
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£175 £272 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.77% +21.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £33.50 £28.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.58% +48.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £13.73
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.96%
HP
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 79 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 54.35% 34.65% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 49 31
Average daily rate £180 £255 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £129 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 17
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

HP
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +3 4 - -
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 22 (66.67%) Citrix
2 22 (66.67%) Symantec
2 22 (66.67%) VMware
2 22 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (63.64%) Xen
3 21 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (63.64%) Backup Exec
3 21 (63.64%) SAN
3 21 (63.64%) Hitachi
3 21 (63.64%) SAP
3 21 (63.64%) CRM
4 19 (57.58%) SharePoint
5 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (51.52%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (51.52%) SLA
7 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 10 (30.30%) SAP CRM
9 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
10 6 (18.18%) Time Management
10 6 (18.18%) VLAN
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 5 (15.15%) ITIL
11 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
12 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
12 4 (12.12%) Degree

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 (57.58%) SharePoint
2 17 (51.52%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (30.30%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) VLAN
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.03%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) CRM
2 6 (18.18%) Time Management
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 4 (12.12%) Process Management
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
6 1 (3.03%) BCP
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Xen
2 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (63.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Symantec
1 22 (66.67%) VMware
1 22 (66.67%) Citrix
2 21 (63.64%) Hitachi
2 21 (63.64%) SAP
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.03%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya