The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ProCurve products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProCurve over the 3 months to 25 September 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 HP ProCurve.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ProCurve
Rank 149 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.022% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.055% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £170 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £170 £300
% change year-on-year
+101.47% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
ProCurve
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1595 1808 1491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.58% 40.40% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 1039 788
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £539 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 88 104
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.84 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.09% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £42.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ProCurve as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ProCurve Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ProCurve
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ProCurve Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ProCurve
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ProCurve Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ProCurve
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProCurve within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 1 £300 -
ProCurve
England

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ProCurve also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for ProCurve.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) arcserve
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) arcserve
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware