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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 15 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing HP 9 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.41% 5.00% 6.08%
As % of the Vendors category 15.25% 8.45% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £240 £219
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +9.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £240 £222
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £23.50 £17.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.23% +41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.66% +12.06%
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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
59 71 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 55.14% 59.17% 37.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 24
Average daily rate £288 £240 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.79% -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £149 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +11.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 August 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 10 (71.43%) SAN
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 10 (71.43%) HP Storage
3 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (64.29%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) Wireless
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) LAN
5 8 (57.14%) WAN
5 8 (57.14%) CA
5 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
5 8 (57.14%) ARCserve
5 8 (57.14%) Network Management
5 8 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (57.14%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (14.29%) SLA

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) SAN
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Wireless
3 8 (57.14%) LAN
3 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
1 10 (71.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) HP Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) HP Storage
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (57.14%) Network Management
1 8 (57.14%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) BC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) ARCserve
2 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Altiris
3 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.14%) Exinda