The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 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 Norwich 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 22 20 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing HP 2 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 1.75% 6.02% 12.12%
As % of the Vendors category 4.65% 16.33% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Average daily rate £293 £225 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £235 £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £9.75 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
Vendors Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
43 49 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 37.72% 36.84% 35.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 25
Average daily rate £250 £250 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £94 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £352 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.75 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.34% +5.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.40 £25.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
HP
Norfolk

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

HP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VoIP
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) VMware