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 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 24 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing HP 17 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 6.03% 5.00% 2.75%
As % of the Vendors category 20.73% 10.00% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Average daily rate
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£398 £250 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.20% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £220 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £285 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.89% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.48 £21.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.65% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £21.75 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £21.75 £21.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
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
82 80 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 29.08% 50.00% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 33
Average daily rate £300 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £375 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% +27.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.72 £12.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.00 £26.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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
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 October 2014. 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 -7 13 £398 +59.20%
Great Yarmouth - - - -
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
3 13 (41.94%) Incident Management
3 13 (41.94%) ITIL V3
4 12 (38.71%) Knowledge Management
4 12 (38.71%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
5 11 (35.48%) Mainframe
6 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
6 10 (32.26%) Change Management
6 10 (32.26%) OpenView
6 10 (32.26%) Citrix
7 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
7 9 (29.03%) Problem Management
8 8 (25.81%) CRM
9 7 (22.58%) Apache
9 7 (22.58%) IBM Notes
9 7 (22.58%) SQL
9 7 (22.58%) Oracle
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
9 7 (22.58%) IIS
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 7 (22.58%) SLA
9 7 (22.58%) Lotus
9 7 (22.58%) EMC
9 7 (22.58%) Terminal Services
9 7 (22.58%) MVS
9 7 (22.58%) Middleware
9 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
9 7 (22.58%) EMC NetWorker

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 7 (22.58%) Apache
1 7 (22.58%) IBM Notes
1 7 (22.58%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
1 5 (16.13%) DHCP
1 5 (16.13%) LDAP
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (6.45%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Backup Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Server Support
5 1 (3.23%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Mainframe Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Middleware
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Mainframe
2 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 7 (22.58%) CMDB
3 5 (16.13%) AS400
4 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.45%) Clustering
6 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) MVS
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.90%) zOS
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) UNIX
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Solaris
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 13 (41.94%) Incident Management
2 13 (41.94%) ITIL V3
3 12 (38.71%) Knowledge Management
4 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
5 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
5 10 (32.26%) Change Management
6 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
6 9 (29.03%) Problem Management
7 8 (25.81%) CRM
8 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) Migration
10 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
11 3 (9.68%) Service Management
11 3 (9.68%) Validation
11 3 (9.68%) Coaching
12 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
12 2 (6.45%) Stress Testing
12 2 (6.45%) Workflow
12 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.68%) MCSE
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) MCITP
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) Terminal Services
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) OpenView
2 7 (22.58%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (19.35%) HP SIM
4 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
5 2 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Citrix
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Lotus
2 7 (22.58%) EMC
3 6 (19.35%) IBM
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Dell