The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 12 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing HP 23 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 17.56% 26.79% 9.76%
As % of the Vendors category 25.56% 30.61% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -13.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £329 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £336
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.68 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-8.83% +9.09%
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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
90 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 68.70% 87.50% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 28 16
Average daily rate £358 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.57 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 44 (77.19%) SC Cleared
1 44 (77.19%) Security Cleared
2 31 (54.39%) Windows
3 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
4 22 (38.60%) ITIL
5 20 (35.09%) SQL
6 19 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
8 17 (29.82%) MS Office
9 16 (28.07%) DNS
9 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (26.32%) VMware
11 14 (24.56%) Replication
11 14 (24.56%) DHCP
11 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (22.81%) SAN
13 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
13 12 (21.05%) MS Project
13 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
14 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (19.30%) Validation
15 10 (17.54%) VBScript
15 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
16 9 (15.79%) Altiris
17 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
17 8 (14.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 8 (14.04%) Project Management
17 8 (14.04%) Change Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 17 (29.82%) MS Office
2 12 (21.05%) MS Project
3 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) DNS
2 14 (24.56%) DHCP
3 13 (22.81%) SAN
4 7 (12.28%) Firewall
5 6 (10.53%) LAN
5 6 (10.53%) WAN
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (5.26%) Junos
6 3 (5.26%) Network Security
7 2 (3.51%) X.500
7 2 (3.51%) SSL
7 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
7 2 (3.51%) SNMP
7 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.51%) IPv4
7 2 (3.51%) LDAP
7 2 (3.51%) NAS
7 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.51%) VLAN
8 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.75%) MSI
1 1 (1.75%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.75%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (14.04%) Build Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.77%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Process Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) XML
1 6 (10.53%) HTML
2 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.75%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.75%) XSL
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) JSP
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
4 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Replication
2 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) CMDB
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.02%) Economics
6 3 (5.26%) EqualLogic
6 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.26%) Cryptography
7 2 (3.51%) Clustering
7 2 (3.51%) Device Driver
7 2 (3.51%) PKI
8 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.75%) Open Source
8 1 (1.75%) PMI
8 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (54.39%) Windows
2 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.53%) UNIX
4 6 (10.53%) Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) AIX
5 1 (1.75%) HPUX
5 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Validation
3 8 (14.04%) Project Management
3 8 (14.04%) Change Management
4 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 5 (8.77%) High Availability
5 5 (8.77%) Service Management
6 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.02%) ITSM
6 4 (7.02%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.26%) Network Management
7 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) PRINCE
8 2 (3.51%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 10 (17.54%) VBScript
4 8 (14.04%) Perl
5 5 (8.77%) Java
6 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.26%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) C#
7 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.51%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) XPath
8 1 (1.75%) VB
8 1 (1.75%) REXX
8 1 (1.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (77.19%) SC Cleared
1 44 (77.19%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.04%) MCTS
4 7 (12.28%) MCP
5 6 (10.53%) Degree
6 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
7 4 (7.02%) PMP
8 3 (5.26%) MCITP
8 3 (5.26%) MCSA
9 2 (3.51%) GCIA
9 2 (3.51%) CISSP
10 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) JSP 440
2 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.53%) vSphere
4 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.26%) vCloud
5 2 (3.51%) Firmware
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.75%) KVM
6 1 (1.75%) RHEV
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (14.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (8.77%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 4 (7.02%) SCCM
5 3 (5.26%) SCOM
5 3 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.75%) WSUS
6 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.75%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.32%) VMware
3 9 (15.79%) Altiris
4 5 (8.77%) ArcSight
4 5 (8.77%) 3PAR
4 5 (8.77%) NetApp
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle
6 3 (5.26%) Crossbeam
6 3 (5.26%) F5
6 3 (5.26%) TippingPoint
6 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
6 3 (5.26%) Juniper
6 3 (5.26%) BMC
6 3 (5.26%) CA
6 3 (5.26%) Dell
6 3 (5.26%) EMC
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco
6 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 3 (5.26%) McAfee
6 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint