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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 26 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing HP 8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.52% 4.70% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category 8.51% 10.45% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £325 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.25 - £23.20
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 - £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 - £26.21
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £13.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+67.88% -8.66%
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
94 67 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 41.41% 44.97% 36.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 32 18
Average daily rate £400 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £134 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £413 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 20
Average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 8 £325 +8.33%
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 11 (64.71%) Unix
3 11 (64.71%) Solaris
3 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL V3
3 11 (64.71%) High Availability
4 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.76%) JIRA
7 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) assyst
7 2 (11.76%) MCDST
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (11.76%) AppDNA
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
7 2 (11.76%) Remedy
7 2 (11.76%) MSI
7 2 (11.76%) MCSE
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Unix Support
2 7 (41.18%) Linux Support
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Operator
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
1 11 (64.71%) Solaris
1 11 (64.71%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) High Availability
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL V3
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
2 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) Application Discovery
3 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCDST
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
2 2 (11.76%) AppDNA
2 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Remedy
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix