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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 28 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing HP 38 39 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.94% 5.87% 6.47%
As % of the Vendors category 11.55% 10.99% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £265 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £398 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £12.11 £11.36 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.60% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £11.36 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.36 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.75 £14.56
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -5.53%
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
329 355 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 42.78% 53.46% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 233 59
Average daily rate £300 £275 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 8 14
Average hourly rate £12.36 £14.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.79% -0.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.59 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £20.00 £18.90
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 1 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 1 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 +6 38 £300 +13.20% 3
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 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 36 (51.43%) Security Cleared
2 35 (50.00%) ITIL
3 24 (34.29%) SC Cleared
4 23 (32.86%) Windows
5 20 (28.57%) Oracle
5 20 (28.57%) Service Management
6 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.71%) Problem Management
7 17 (24.29%) Java
7 17 (24.29%) Linux
7 17 (24.29%) Red Hat
8 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
9 15 (21.43%) SAN
9 15 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (21.43%) Oracle Database
10 14 (20.00%) WebLogic
10 14 (20.00%) Middleware
11 13 (18.57%) VMware
11 13 (18.57%) SQL
11 13 (18.57%) UNIX
11 13 (18.57%) SOA
12 12 (17.14%) LDAP
12 12 (17.14%) Finance
12 12 (17.14%) Incident Management
13 11 (15.71%) AquaLogic
13 11 (15.71%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (15.71%) MS Exchange
13 11 (15.71%) Oracle Reports

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (15.71%) AquaLogic
2 11 (15.71%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.29%) Apache
6 2 (2.86%) IIS
6 2 (2.86%) SAS
7 1 (1.43%) FileNet
7 1 (1.43%) CMS
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.43%) JBoss
7 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.43%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) SAN
2 12 (17.14%) LDAP
3 7 (10.00%) Firewall
3 7 (10.00%) Network Security
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (7.14%) SSL
6 4 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (5.71%) DNS
6 4 (5.71%) LAN
6 4 (5.71%) WAN
7 3 (4.29%) Junos
8 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.43%) VPN
8 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 11 (15.71%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Ant
2 3 (4.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.86%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.43%) JIRA
4 1 (1.43%) Selenium
4 1 (1.43%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Publishing
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) General Ledger
2 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (8.57%) Developer
3 6 (8.57%) Network Engineer
3 6 (8.57%) Service Analyst
4 5 (7.14%) Administrator
4 5 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (7.14%) Informatica Developer
5 4 (5.71%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Field Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) Middleware
2 9 (12.86%) JMS
2 9 (12.86%) J2EE
2 9 (12.86%) JDBC
2 9 (12.86%) JNDI
3 8 (11.43%) SOAP
3 8 (11.43%) Web Services
4 4 (5.71%) Java EE
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.43%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.29%) Clustering
3 6 (8.57%) Cryptography
4 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.86%) HP Superdome
6 2 (2.86%) Economics
7 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.43%) NHS
7 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.43%) Replication
7 1 (1.43%) CMDB
7 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.43%) User Experience
7 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.43%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Windows
2 17 (24.29%) Linux
3 15 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (18.57%) UNIX
5 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.00%) Solaris
7 4 (5.71%) VME
8 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.29%) HPUX
8 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.86%) CentOS
10 1 (1.43%) AIX
10 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) ITIL
2 20 (28.57%) Service Management
3 18 (25.71%) Problem Management
4 13 (18.57%) SOA
5 12 (17.14%) Incident Management
6 11 (15.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (12.86%) High Availability
7 9 (12.86%) Knowledge Management
8 8 (11.43%) Change Management
9 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 7 (10.00%) Software Delivery
10 6 (8.57%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.57%) Network Management
10 6 (8.57%) Test Scripting
10 6 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (8.57%) Automated Testing
10 6 (8.57%) Project Management
11 5 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) Java
2 13 (18.57%) SQL
3 9 (12.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
4 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.29%) COBOL
5 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.86%) C
6 2 (2.86%) Perl
7 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (51.43%) Security Cleared
2 24 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (1.43%) ISEB
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.43%) MCSE
5 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.29%) QA
3 2 (2.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.29%) vSphere
4 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.43%) XenApp
5 1 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 9 (12.86%) OpenView
2 3 (4.29%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.86%) SCCM
3 2 (2.86%) WSUS
4 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.43%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Oracle
2 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 17 (24.29%) Red Hat
4 13 (18.57%) VMware
5 10 (14.29%) Cisco
5 10 (14.29%) Informatica
6 8 (11.43%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.57%) F5
7 6 (8.57%) Juniper
7 6 (8.57%) McAfee
8 4 (5.71%) CA
8 4 (5.71%) Citrix
9 3 (4.29%) Dell
9 3 (4.29%) EMC
9 3 (4.29%) ICL
9 3 (4.29%) TippingPoint
9 3 (4.29%) Splunk
10 2 (2.86%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.86%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.86%) Crossbeam
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