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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 15 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Contract jobs citing HP 24 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.52% 2.94% 2.69%
As % of the Vendors category 14.46% 7.58% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.63 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £15.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
+15.23% +0.84%
HP
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
166 198 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.11% 38.82% 52.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 102 61
Average daily rate £400 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £15.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -15.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.40 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.75 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 19 (52.78%) VMware
2 16 (44.44%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) SAN
3 15 (41.67%) ITIL
3 15 (41.67%) Windows
4 13 (36.11%) Firewall
5 11 (30.56%) Change Control
6 10 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (27.78%) Wireless
7 9 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 9 (25.00%) ProxySG
7 9 (25.00%) Nortel Contivity
7 9 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (25.00%) Nortel
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.00%) CCIE
7 9 (25.00%) CCNP
7 9 (25.00%) CCNA
7 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (25.00%) Degree
7 9 (25.00%) NAS
8 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 6 (16.67%) Linux
9 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 5 (13.89%) SQL
10 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) Liferay
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.78%) Magento
2 1 (2.78%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) SAN
2 13 (36.11%) Firewall
3 10 (27.78%) Wireless
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (25.00%) NAS
4 9 (25.00%) Nortel Contivity
5 2 (5.56%) ISDN
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) DNS
6 1 (2.78%) LAN
6 1 (2.78%) VoIP
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) DB2
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Introscope
3 1 (2.78%) JMeter
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) SOAP
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) EDI
1 1 (2.78%) JMS
1 1 (2.78%) VXML
1 1 (2.78%) EDIFACT
1 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.78%) SAP PI
1 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) RIA
2 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.78%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (16.67%) Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.33%) UNIX
7 2 (5.56%) Solaris
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) AIX
8 1 (2.78%) SUSE
8 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) Change Control
3 9 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.78%) Security Management
5 1 (2.78%) Contact Management
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Scrum
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.78%) TDD
5 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) CCIE
1 9 (25.00%) CCNP
1 9 (25.00%) CCNA
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) ProxySG
1 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) vCloud
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
5 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.78%) CA Wily
4 1 (2.78%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) VMware
2 16 (44.44%) Cisco
3 9 (25.00%) Nortel
3 9 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) Dell
4 4 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Intel
6 1 (2.78%) Websense
6 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.78%) Avaya
6 1 (2.78%) CA
6 1 (2.78%) Cognos
6 1 (2.78%) IBM