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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 26 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing HP 3 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.61% 4.46% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 16.00% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate
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£190 £288 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.91% +51.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £21.75 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.24% +8.03%
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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
104 75 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 55.91% 27.88% 48.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 38 43
Average daily rate £299 £280 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £168 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £462 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 9
Average hourly rate £115.00 £21.75 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+428.73% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £35.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (77.42%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 22 (70.97%) Citrix
2 22 (70.97%) Symantec
2 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 22 (70.97%) Windows 7
3 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (67.74%) Xen
3 21 (67.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (67.74%) Backup Exec
3 21 (67.74%) SAN
3 21 (67.74%) Hitachi
3 21 (67.74%) SAP
3 21 (67.74%) CRM
4 19 (61.29%) SharePoint
5 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (54.84%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (54.84%) SLA
7 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
8 10 (32.26%) SAP CRM
9 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.13%) ITIL
11 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (16.13%) Time Management
11 5 (16.13%) VLAN
11 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
12 4 (12.90%) Degree
12 4 (12.90%) LAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (61.29%) SharePoint
2 17 (54.84%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (32.26%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) SAN
2 5 (16.13%) VLAN
3 4 (12.90%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
4 2 (6.45%) Wireless
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Network Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows 7
3 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) CRM
2 5 (16.13%) Time Management
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Process Management
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Validation
5 1 (3.23%) BCP
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (54.84%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Xen
2 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 21 (67.74%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Symantec
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
1 22 (70.97%) Citrix
2 21 (67.74%) Hitachi
2 21 (67.74%) SAP
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.23%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya