The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 40 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing HP 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.19% 0.28% 1.73%
As % of the Vendors category 4.61% 0.90% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Average daily rate
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£421 £400 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +15.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £327 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.08% -2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
HP
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
217 111 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 47.48% 31.27% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 39 26
Average daily rate £420 £390 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £204 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £574 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £10.20 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.16 £16.50
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 Northamptonshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Northampton +4 9 £416 +4.00% 2
HP
East Midlands

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Network Management
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (20.00%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (20.00%) SNMP
6 2 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
6 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (20.00%) OVSD
6 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
7 1 (10.00%) Google

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Voice Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Voice Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Service Management
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) BS15000
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) OVSD
1 2 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (20.00%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) hybris
4 1 (10.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle