The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 27 May 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 9 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing HP 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.20% 2.11% -
As % of the Vendors category 17.86% 3.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £250 £124 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+101.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £348 £328
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.61 £13.86
% change year-on-year
+38.47% +19.81%
HP
UK

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

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56 57 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 57.14% 60.00% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 14
Median daily rate £500 £225 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -32.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £121 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

HP
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
County Antrim +10 10 £250 +101.61% 1
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for HP.

1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Dell
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) CommVault
2 7 (46.67%) EDRMS
2 7 (46.67%) Symantec
2 7 (46.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (46.67%) VB
2 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) IDOL
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) VMware ESX
2 7 (46.67%) Altiris
2 7 (46.67%) Meridio
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (46.67%) Dell Compellent
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) Network Management
3 5 (33.33%) OpenView
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) CA
4 4 (26.67%) Peregrine
4 4 (26.67%) BS7799

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) BGP
3 1 (6.67%) Broadband
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) ISDN
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) TETRA
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) EDRMS
1 7 (46.67%) IDOL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Support
2 5 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) e-Health
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
1 5 (33.33%) Network Management
1 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Fault Management
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) BS7799
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (33.33%) OpenView
3 4 (26.67%) OPNET
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (6.67%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
5 1 (6.67%) SCOM
5 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Altiris
2 7 (46.67%) CommVault
2 7 (46.67%) Dell
2 7 (46.67%) Dell Compellent
2 7 (46.67%) Meridio
2 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
2 7 (46.67%) Symantec
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) CA
4 4 (26.67%) Peregrine
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) Aruba