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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 16 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing HP 25 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.44% 3.40% 3.31%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 8.53% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -25.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £362 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +0.80%
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 £17.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
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
175 211 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.10% 39.89% 52.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 101 59
Average daily rate £400 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 9
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.00 £15.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -15.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.80 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.75 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 (54.29%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) SAN
3 14 (40.00%) ITIL
4 12 (34.29%) Windows
4 12 (34.29%) Firewall
4 12 (34.29%) Change Control
5 11 (31.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 10 (28.57%) NAS
6 10 (28.57%) Wireless
6 10 (28.57%) Blue Coat
6 10 (28.57%) ProxySG
6 10 (28.57%) Nortel Contivity
6 10 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 10 (28.57%) Nortel
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (28.57%) CCIE
6 10 (28.57%) CCNP
6 10 (28.57%) CCNA
7 9 (25.71%) Degree
8 7 (20.00%) SQL
8 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.14%) Linux
9 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.43%) Finance

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.86%) Magento
2 1 (2.86%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) SAN
2 12 (34.29%) Firewall
3 11 (31.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (28.57%) NAS
4 10 (28.57%) Wireless
4 10 (28.57%) Nortel Contivity
5 1 (2.86%) ISDN
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.57%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Introscope
3 1 (2.86%) JMeter
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Test Manager
6 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) VXML
2 1 (2.86%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) RIA
3 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Android
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
7 1 (2.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Change Control
3 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.57%) OO
4 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
4 3 (8.57%) OOD
4 3 (8.57%) TDD
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 1 (2.86%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Network Management
6 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.86%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.86%) ISMS
6 1 (2.86%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (28.57%) CCIE
1 10 (28.57%) CCNP
1 10 (28.57%) CCNA
2 9 (25.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (28.57%) ProxySG
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) vCloud
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.86%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.86%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.86%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) Cisco
3 10 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 10 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 10 (28.57%) Nortel
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) SAP
5 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.86%) Cognos
7 1 (2.86%) Websense
7 1 (2.86%) CA
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) Intel