The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 52 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing HP 8 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.22% 2.42% 2.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 5.10% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £148 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £419 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £336
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.38 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.68 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-11.77% +12.72%
HP
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
283 196 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 43.14% 47.46% 46.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 90 116
Average daily rate £425 £370 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 19
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.35 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -17.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.65 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £18.80 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -17 5 £488 +85.71% 1
Thame - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (38.10%) LoadRunner
1 8 (38.10%) Selenium
2 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 6 (28.57%) QA
4 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
5 4 (19.05%) Adobe
5 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Replication
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Marketo
5 4 (19.05%) JIRA
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 3 (14.29%) Aprimo
6 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (14.29%) vSphere
6 3 (14.29%) F5
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (14.29%) Firewall
6 3 (14.29%) Marketing
6 3 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 3 (14.29%) Wireless
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) VPN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) Wireless
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
1 3 (14.29%) ADSL
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) VoIP
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
1 3 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) LoadRunner
1 8 (38.10%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Test Leader
2 5 (23.81%) Test Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Build Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) QA Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Deskside Support
6 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Replication
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) ITSM
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) MOS
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Adobe
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
1 4 (19.05%) Marketo
2 3 (14.29%) Aprimo
2 3 (14.29%) F5
2 3 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Infor
3 1 (4.76%) BT
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) Peregrine
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
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