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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 38 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing HP 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.31% 3.21% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 3.55% 10.98% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £201 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £410 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -1.72%
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
141 82 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.91% 29.29% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 38 47
Average daily rate £375 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £193 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £18.90 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Northampton -6 4 £331 +9.05% 1
Brackley - - - -
HP
East Midlands

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Google
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) hybris
3 5 (45.45%) Google Apps
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) WSUS
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Replication
6 1 (9.09%) Clustering
6 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
6 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Server Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Storage Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Google
3 5 (45.45%) hybris
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya