The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Peterborough region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 12 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 24 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.48% 4.84% 8.26%
As % of the Vendors category 29.63% 9.68% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Average daily rate £229 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.20 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.72%
Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
81 31 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 52.26% 50.00% 61.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 32
Average daily rate £235 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 10
Average hourly rate £11.50 £112.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.77% +837.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
HP
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) ITIL
2 25 (78.13%) Active Directory
3 24 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (71.88%) Hyper-V
5 22 (68.75%) Cisco
6 21 (65.63%) MS Exchange
7 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
7 20 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (53.13%) Windows 7
10 16 (50.00%) Firewall
11 15 (46.88%) Migration
12 14 (43.75%) Wireless
13 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (25.00%) LAN
14 8 (25.00%) WAN
15 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
15 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
16 6 (18.75%) SAN
17 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
18 4 (12.50%) Change Control
18 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
18 4 (12.50%) Altiris
19 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
19 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
19 3 (9.38%) VMware

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (65.63%) MS Exchange
2 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Firewall
2 14 (43.75%) Wireless
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (25.00%) LAN
4 8 (25.00%) WAN
5 6 (18.75%) SAN
6 3 (9.38%) NAS
6 3 (9.38%) DHCP
6 3 (9.38%) DNS
7 2 (6.25%) Intranet
7 2 (6.25%) Internet
7 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 20 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Service Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Design Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Clustering
1 3 (9.38%) Fat Client
1 3 (9.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (53.13%) Windows 7
4 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
4 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.38%) UNIX
6 3 (9.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) ITIL
2 15 (46.88%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Change Control
3 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.38%) Network Management
4 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) MCSE
1 3 (9.38%) MCSA
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (78.13%) Active Directory
2 23 (71.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (9.38%) XenApp
3 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
1 3 (9.38%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 4 (12.50%) Altiris
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) CA
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Mercator
3 3 (9.38%) Dell
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Exinda
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
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