The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 37 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 10 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.75% 4.76% 3.88%
As % of the Vendors category 6.33% 10.24% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +16.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +20.00%
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Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
158 127 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 43.41% 46.52% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 46 51
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £179 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £435 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £11.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +26.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £9.30 £8.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £23.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
4 7 (24.14%) Firewall
5 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
5 6 (20.69%) SAN
6 5 (17.24%) LoadRunner
6 5 (17.24%) CCIE
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Linux
6 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 5 (17.24%) Wireless
6 5 (17.24%) Finance
6 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (13.79%) 3PAR
7 4 (13.79%) Change Control
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (13.79%) Nortel Contivity
7 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
7 4 (13.79%) ProxySG
7 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
7 4 (13.79%) NAS
7 4 (13.79%) DNS
7 4 (13.79%) UNIX
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.79%) MS Office

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Exstream
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) SAN
3 5 (17.24%) Wireless
4 4 (13.79%) Nortel Contivity
4 4 (13.79%) NAS
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (13.79%) DNS
5 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.34%) FCoE
6 2 (6.90%) DHCP
6 2 (6.90%) SNMP
7 1 (3.45%) LAN
7 1 (3.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.45%) WAN
7 1 (3.45%) Internet
7 1 (3.45%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (3.45%) VLAN
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) LoadRunner
2 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (6.90%) JMeter
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) CSS3
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) UNIX
4 3 (10.34%) Android
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) HPUX
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
2 4 (13.79%) Change Control
3 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
3 3 (10.34%) TDD
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) OO
3 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
3 3 (10.34%) OOD
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Business Development
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.90%) Line Management
5 1 (3.45%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) CCIE
3 4 (13.79%) CCNP
3 4 (13.79%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) MCSE
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.45%) PMP
5 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (13.79%) ProxySG
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.90%) NFS
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.45%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) WMI
1 2 (6.90%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) Nortel
3 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
3 4 (13.79%) 3PAR
3 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 2 (6.90%) Veritas
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.45%) Open Text
6 1 (3.45%) Lumension
6 1 (3.45%) Veeam
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) EMC