The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 17 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing HP 3 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.45% 2.99% 13.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 5.49% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Average daily rate £235 £700 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.42% +197.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £364 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £21.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £13.73 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+74.86% -11.45%
HP
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 91 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 58.62% 54.49% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 55 28
Average daily rate £325 £235 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.29% -2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £104 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £20.00 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) HP Storage
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) RIP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Provisioning Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) HP Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) arcserve
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Infovista
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow