The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Norfolk 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 24 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing HP 3 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.81% 5.97% 7.94%
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% 16.22% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Average daily rate £293 £225 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £9.75 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.20 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
Vendors Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 74 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 39.76% 36.82% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 44
Average daily rate £245 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +27.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
HP
East of England

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -2 2 £293 +30.00%
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Backup Exec
2 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) vSphere
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (9.09%) NHS
5 1 (9.09%) MSI
5 1 (9.09%) AdminStudio
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
1 1 (9.09%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Packager
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Backup Exec
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) AppSense