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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 14 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing HP 75 13 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 10.84% 3.71% 8.07%
As % of the Vendors category 24.35% 8.39% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 4 28
Average daily rate
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£341 £331 £252
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.01% +31.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £230 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £10.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+13.80% +1.69%
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
308 155 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 44.51% 44.29% 46.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 58 103
Average daily rate £347 £363 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +42.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 21
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £15.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the North East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 September 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
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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 +8 63 £347 +15.82% 3
Durham -3 9 - - 2
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 60 (49.18%) Security Cleared
2 52 (42.62%) SC Cleared
3 40 (32.79%) Windows
4 38 (31.15%) Oracle
5 33 (27.05%) Problem Management
6 29 (23.77%) Firewall
7 28 (22.95%) SQL
7 28 (22.95%) Linux
7 28 (22.95%) QA
8 26 (21.31%) Incident Management
9 25 (20.49%) ITIL
10 24 (19.67%) WebLogic
10 24 (19.67%) Middleware
11 23 (18.85%) MS Excel
11 23 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (17.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (17.21%) Finance
13 21 (17.21%) OpenView
13 21 (17.21%) Java
13 21 (17.21%) Red Hat
14 20 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (15.57%) UNIX
15 19 (15.57%) SLA
15 19 (15.57%) Oracle Database
16 17 (13.93%) Cisco
16 17 (13.93%) Configuration Management
17 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
17 16 (13.11%) DNS

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 24 (19.67%) WebLogic
2 12 (9.84%) AquaLogic
3 11 (9.02%) IIS
4 10 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 10 (8.20%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (4.10%) Apache
6 4 (3.28%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.46%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.82%) SAS
9 1 (0.82%) FileNet
Applications
1 23 (18.85%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (9.84%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (8.20%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (7.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (7.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (7.38%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.77%) Firewall
2 16 (13.11%) DNS
3 15 (12.30%) SAN
4 10 (8.20%) SSL
4 10 (8.20%) LAN
4 10 (8.20%) WAN
5 9 (7.38%) LDAP
5 9 (7.38%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.38%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (7.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (7.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (6.56%) Junos
6 8 (6.56%) Network Security
7 6 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (3.28%) DHCP
9 3 (2.46%) SMS
9 3 (2.46%) SSH
9 3 (2.46%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (1.64%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) Oracle Database
2 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.74%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects XI
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.82%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (7.38%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (6.56%) LoadRunner
3 5 (4.10%) JMeter
4 3 (2.46%) Ant
4 3 (2.46%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.82%) MSI
6 1 (0.82%) CaliberRM
General
1 21 (17.21%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (17.21%) Analyst
2 11 (9.02%) Network Engineer
3 10 (8.20%) Support Engineer
4 9 (7.38%) Applications Support
4 9 (7.38%) Wintel Engineer
5 8 (6.56%) Test Analyst
5 8 (6.56%) Architect
6 7 (5.74%) DBA
7 6 (4.92%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Consultant
7 6 (4.92%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (4.10%) Coordinator
9 4 (3.28%) Test Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.28%) Performance Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) UNIX Support
9 4 (3.28%) Performance Test Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 3 (2.46%) Linux Support
10 3 (2.46%) Oracle Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.67%) Middleware
2 12 (9.84%) Java EE
3 8 (6.56%) J2EE
3 8 (6.56%) Web Services
4 5 (4.10%) XML
5 4 (3.28%) SOAP
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.46%) JNDI
6 3 (2.46%) JMS
6 3 (2.46%) JDBC
7 2 (1.64%) ADO
8 1 (0.82%) .NET
8 1 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.02%) Clustering
3 8 (6.56%) Cryptography
4 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.10%) Open Source
5 3 (2.46%) Life Science
6 2 (1.64%) CMDB
6 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.82%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.82%) iPad
7 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.79%) Windows
2 28 (22.95%) Linux
3 22 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (17.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (15.57%) UNIX
5 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.92%) VME
7 6 (4.92%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.64%) AIX
10 1 (0.82%) HPUX
10 1 (0.82%) Solaris
10 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.05%) Problem Management
2 26 (21.31%) Incident Management
3 25 (20.49%) ITIL
4 20 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (13.93%) Configuration Management
6 16 (13.11%) Migration
7 15 (12.30%) SOA
8 14 (11.48%) Service Management
9 13 (10.66%) Regression Testing
9 13 (10.66%) Time Management
9 13 (10.66%) Network Management
10 12 (9.84%) Workflow
11 11 (9.02%) Service Delivery
11 11 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (8.20%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (8.20%) Knowledge Management
13 9 (7.38%) Network Design
13 9 (7.38%) Automated Testing
13 9 (7.38%) Change Control
13 9 (7.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.95%) SQL
2 21 (17.21%) Java
3 14 (11.48%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.74%) C#
5 6 (4.92%) COBOL
6 5 (4.10%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.28%) C
7 4 (3.28%) Perl
8 3 (2.46%) Korn
8 3 (2.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.82%) JCL
9 1 (0.82%) VBScript
9 1 (0.82%) VB
9 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (49.18%) Security Cleared
2 52 (42.62%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.38%) MCSE
5 6 (4.92%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.10%) ISEB
7 3 (2.46%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.64%) CCNP
8 2 (1.64%) CCNA
9 1 (0.82%) Degree
9 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.82%) IIBA
9 1 (0.82%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (22.95%) QA
2 19 (15.57%) SLA
3 7 (5.74%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (9.02%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.20%) vSphere
3 9 (7.38%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (5.74%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.46%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.46%) NFS
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (17.21%) OpenView
2 10 (8.20%) WhatsUp Gold
3 9 (7.38%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (6.56%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.64%) OVSD
6 2 (1.64%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (31.15%) Oracle
2 21 (17.21%) Red Hat
3 17 (13.93%) Cisco
4 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
5 13 (10.66%) Juniper
5 13 (10.66%) F5
6 11 (9.02%) Citrix
6 11 (9.02%) CheckPoint
7 10 (8.20%) VMware
8 9 (7.38%) McAfee
8 9 (7.38%) EMC
9 8 (6.56%) Veritas
9 8 (6.56%) TippingPoint
10 7 (5.74%) 3PAR
10 7 (5.74%) Informatica
11 6 (4.92%) Fujitsu
12 5 (4.10%) ICL
12 5 (4.10%) Dell
12 5 (4.10%) Business Objects
12 5 (4.10%) JBoss
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