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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 16 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing HP 52 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.55% 3.66% 5.65%
As % of the Vendors category 17.99% 8.59% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 3 20
Average daily rate
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£349 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £290 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £10.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
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
289 163 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 47.53% 42.67% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 66 105
Average daily rate £335 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £523 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 19
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -37.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.50 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +5 43 £355 +1.42% 3
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 44 (48.35%) Security Cleared
2 38 (41.76%) SC Cleared
3 26 (28.57%) Windows
3 26 (28.57%) QA
4 24 (26.37%) Oracle
5 23 (25.27%) Problem Management
6 22 (24.18%) SQL
7 19 (20.88%) Firewall
8 17 (18.68%) UNIX
8 17 (18.68%) Migration
9 16 (17.58%) Linux
10 15 (16.48%) ITIL
10 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
10 15 (16.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (16.48%) Incident Management
11 14 (15.38%) Cisco
11 14 (15.38%) Configuration Management
12 13 (14.29%) WebLogic
12 13 (14.29%) Regression Testing
12 13 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
12 13 (14.29%) Workflow
12 13 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
13 12 (13.19%) SLA
13 12 (13.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (12.09%) PL/SQL
14 11 (12.09%) DNS
14 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (12.09%) Oracle Workflow
14 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (12.09%) F5

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 13 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 11 (12.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.40%) IIS
4 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (2.20%) Apache
6 1 (1.10%) SAS
6 1 (1.10%) FileNet
6 1 (1.10%) Lync
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (12.09%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (10.99%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (10.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (10.99%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.88%) Firewall
2 11 (12.09%) DNS
3 7 (7.69%) SSL
3 7 (7.69%) SAN
3 7 (7.69%) LAN
3 7 (7.69%) WAN
3 7 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (6.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (6.59%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (5.49%) Network Security
5 5 (5.49%) LDAP
5 5 (5.49%) Junos
6 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.30%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.30%) SSH
8 2 (2.20%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.20%) DHCP
8 2 (2.20%) SMS
9 1 (1.10%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) Oracle Database
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.10%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 5 (5.49%) JMeter
4 2 (2.20%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.10%) CaliberRM
5 1 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (10.99%) Finance
1 10 (10.99%) General Ledger
2 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (19.78%) Analyst
2 9 (9.89%) Applications Support
3 8 (8.79%) Test Analyst
3 8 (8.79%) Architect
3 8 (8.79%) Network Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 4 (4.40%) Support Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) Coordinator
5 4 (4.40%) Test Engineer
5 4 (4.40%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (4.40%) UNIX Support
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Applications Support
5 4 (4.40%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Linux Support
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (3.30%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) Middleware
2 5 (5.49%) XML
3 4 (4.40%) J2EE
3 4 (4.40%) Web Services
4 3 (3.30%) Java EE
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.20%) ADO
6 1 (1.10%) .NET
6 1 (1.10%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) Cryptography
1 5 (5.49%) Open Source
2 4 (4.40%) Clustering
3 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.10%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.57%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) UNIX
3 16 (17.58%) Linux
4 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.59%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.49%) VME
8 2 (2.20%) AIX
9 1 (1.10%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) Problem Management
2 17 (18.68%) Migration
3 15 (16.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (16.48%) ITIL
3 15 (16.48%) Incident Management
4 14 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 13 (14.29%) Workflow
5 13 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 12 (13.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (9.89%) Service Management
7 9 (9.89%) Data Management
8 8 (8.79%) Automated Testing
8 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
9 7 (7.69%) Network Management
9 7 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.59%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (6.59%) Load Balancing
10 6 (6.59%) Test Strategy
10 6 (6.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.18%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) PL/SQL
3 9 (9.89%) Java
4 7 (7.69%) C#
5 6 (6.59%) COBOL
6 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.40%) Perl
8 3 (3.30%) C
8 3 (3.30%) Korn
9 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.10%) VBScript
9 1 (1.10%) VB
9 1 (1.10%) VBA
9 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.10%) JCL
Qualifications
1 44 (48.35%) Security Cleared
2 38 (41.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.59%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.49%) ISEB
5 3 (3.30%) MCSE
5 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.20%) CCNP
6 2 (2.20%) CCNA
6 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.20%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.57%) QA
2 12 (13.19%) SLA
3 4 (4.40%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.40%) vSphere
3 4 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.30%) NFS
5 2 (2.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.10%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
2 7 (7.69%) OpenView
3 3 (3.30%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.10%) WSUS
5 1 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (26.37%) Oracle
2 14 (15.38%) Cisco
3 11 (12.09%) F5
4 10 (10.99%) Juniper
5 8 (8.79%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.79%) CheckPoint
6 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.59%) Fujitsu
7 6 (6.59%) Dell
7 6 (6.59%) EMC
7 6 (6.59%) McAfee
8 5 (5.49%) Citrix
8 5 (5.49%) VMware
8 5 (5.49%) ICL
8 5 (5.49%) TippingPoint
8 5 (5.49%) 3PAR
8 5 (5.49%) JBoss
9 3 (3.30%) Siebel
9 3 (3.30%) IBM
9 3 (3.30%) CA
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