The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 28 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing HP 39 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.01% 6.71% 7.87%
As % of the Vendors category 12.26% 14.29% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £216 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £445 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £328 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £12.36 £25.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.58% +138.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.96 £14.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.44 £25.00 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +0.29%
HP
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
318 273 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 40.82% 46.99% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 168 56
Average daily rate £300 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +38.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £25.00 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

HP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

HP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Tyne and Wear -5 39 £300 -14.28% 5
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 37 (50.00%) ITIL
1 37 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 23 (31.08%) Windows
3 23 (31.08%) Service Management
4 20 (27.03%) Oracle
4 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 20 (27.03%) Problem Management
5 19 (25.68%) Java
6 18 (24.32%) Linux
6 18 (24.32%) Red Hat
7 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
7 16 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (21.62%) Oracle Database
8 15 (20.27%) WebLogic
9 14 (18.92%) Middleware
9 14 (18.92%) SAN
9 14 (18.92%) SOA
10 13 (17.57%) CheckPoint
10 13 (17.57%) Incident Management
11 12 (16.22%) Cisco
11 12 (16.22%) SQL
11 12 (16.22%) UNIX
11 12 (16.22%) Finance
12 11 (14.86%) Firewall
12 11 (14.86%) VMware
12 11 (14.86%) Juniper
12 11 (14.86%) Change Management
12 11 (14.86%) LDAP
12 11 (14.86%) Oracle Reports

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 15 (20.27%) WebLogic
2 11 (14.86%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.86%) AquaLogic
3 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.70%) Apache
6 2 (2.70%) SAS
7 1 (1.35%) CMS
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.35%) FileNet
7 1 (1.35%) JBoss
7 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.35%) Lync
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.92%) SAN
2 11 (14.86%) Firewall
2 11 (14.86%) LDAP
2 11 (14.86%) Network Security
3 8 (10.81%) LAN
3 8 (10.81%) WAN
4 6 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (6.76%) SSL
5 5 (6.76%) VPN
5 5 (6.76%) DNS
5 5 (6.76%) Internet
5 5 (6.76%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (4.05%) Junos
8 1 (1.35%) DHCP
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle Database
2 11 (14.86%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Ant
2 2 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.70%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.35%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Publishing
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.35%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (20.27%) Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Network Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Service Analyst
3 7 (9.46%) Developer
3 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Administrator
5 5 (6.76%) Informatica Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.05%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Field Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) Middleware
2 9 (12.16%) JMS
2 9 (12.16%) J2EE
2 9 (12.16%) JDBC
2 9 (12.16%) JNDI
3 8 (10.81%) SOAP
3 8 (10.81%) Web Services
4 5 (6.76%) Java EE
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.16%) Clustering
3 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.11%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.05%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.70%) User Experience
6 2 (2.70%) HP Superdome
6 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.70%) Economics
6 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.35%) Replication
7 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.35%) NHS
7 1 (1.35%) DataPower
7 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.35%) CMDB
7 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Windows
2 18 (24.32%) Linux
3 16 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (16.22%) UNIX
5 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.46%) Solaris
7 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.41%) VME
9 3 (4.05%) HPUX
9 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.70%) CentOS
11 1 (1.35%) AIX
11 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) ITIL
2 23 (31.08%) Service Management
3 20 (27.03%) Problem Management
4 14 (18.92%) SOA
5 13 (17.57%) Incident Management
6 11 (14.86%) Change Management
6 11 (14.86%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (12.16%) High Availability
8 8 (10.81%) Knowledge Management
8 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.46%) Software Delivery
9 7 (9.46%) Test Strategy
10 6 (8.11%) Network Management
10 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.11%) Test Scripting
10 6 (8.11%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (8.11%) Automated Testing
10 6 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (6.76%) Project Management
11 5 (6.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) Java
2 12 (16.22%) SQL
3 9 (12.16%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 8 (10.81%) PL/SQL
4 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.05%) COBOL
5 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) Perl
7 1 (1.35%) Python
7 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) DV Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.05%) QA
3 2 (2.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.70%) vSphere
4 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 9 (12.16%) OpenView
2 3 (4.05%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (2.70%) WSUS
3 2 (2.70%) SCCM
4 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.35%) SCOM
4 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.35%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 20 (27.03%) Oracle
1 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.32%) Red Hat
3 13 (17.57%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.22%) Cisco
5 11 (14.86%) VMware
5 11 (14.86%) Juniper
6 10 (13.51%) Informatica
7 8 (10.81%) TippingPoint
8 6 (8.11%) F5
8 6 (8.11%) McAfee
9 5 (6.76%) Dell
10 3 (4.05%) CA
10 3 (4.05%) ICL
10 3 (4.05%) Splunk
11 2 (2.70%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.70%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.70%) Crossbeam
11 2 (2.70%) EMC
11 2 (2.70%) Citrix
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