The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 21 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing HP 15 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 6.20% 1.10% 5.88%
As % of the Vendors category 11.36% 1.94% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 7
Average daily rate £400 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.11% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £310 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £310 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.20 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
Vendors Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
132 103 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 54.55% 56.91% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 45 46
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £453 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 12
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -22.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
HP
Yorkshire

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
York -3 12 £401 - 6
Harrogate - 1 £90 -
Knaresborough - - - -
Skipton - - - -
HP
Yorkshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 12 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) CCNP
4 8 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 8 (33.33%) OSPF
4 8 (33.33%) BGP
4 8 (33.33%) NetScreen
4 8 (33.33%) C
4 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 8 (33.33%) DHCP
4 8 (33.33%) DNS
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco
4 8 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 8 (33.33%) CCSE
4 8 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (33.33%) Network Security
4 8 (33.33%) Infoblox
4 8 (33.33%) Imperva
4 8 (33.33%) F5
4 8 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 4 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) OSPF
1 8 (33.33%) BGP
1 8 (33.33%) NetScreen
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
1 8 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (33.33%) Network Security
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (33.33%) DMVPN
1 8 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 8 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 8 (33.33%) DHCP
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 8 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 8 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Web Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) HPUX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) SAN Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 8 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 4 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) HPUX
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) System Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) High Availability
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (33.33%) CCSE
1 8 (33.33%) CCNP
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) vSphere
2 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (4.17%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.17%) Foglight
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Citrix
2 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 8 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 8 (33.33%) Imperva
2 8 (33.33%) F5
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (4.17%) Brocade
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle