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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 6 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing HP 26 44 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 21.14% 29.14% 21.74%
As % of the Vendors category 33.77% 41.51% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 42 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £347 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.87% -15.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £337
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
HP
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
77 106 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 62.60% 70.20% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 98 15
Average daily rate £330 £336 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £255 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £379 £419
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 £18.50 £165.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
Erskine 0 25 £338 -2.87%
Paisley - 1 - -
HP
Scotland

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 30 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (56.00%) SC Cleared
3 21 (42.00%) Windows
4 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.00%) Firewall
6 15 (30.00%) SAN
7 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
7 14 (28.00%) ITIL
8 12 (24.00%) WAN
8 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (24.00%) F5
8 12 (24.00%) Change Control
9 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
9 11 (22.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 11 (22.00%) LAN
9 11 (22.00%) Change Management
10 10 (20.00%) REXX
10 10 (20.00%) Tcl
10 10 (20.00%) Cisco
10 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (18.00%) MSI
11 9 (18.00%) DNS
11 9 (18.00%) XML
11 9 (18.00%) C#
11 9 (18.00%) SQL
11 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.00%) VMware
11 9 (18.00%) WMI
12 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.00%) Lync
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (4.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) Firewall
2 15 (30.00%) SAN
3 12 (24.00%) WAN
4 11 (22.00%) LAN
5 9 (18.00%) DNS
6 8 (16.00%) Network Security
7 7 (14.00%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (10.00%) Junos
8 5 (10.00%) DWDM
8 5 (10.00%) VLAN
8 5 (10.00%) Ethernet
9 4 (8.00%) DHCP
10 3 (6.00%) LDAP
10 3 (6.00%) Kerberos
10 3 (6.00%) IPv4
10 3 (6.00%) X.500
10 3 (6.00%) NetScaler
11 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
11 2 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MSI
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (4.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Development Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Backup Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Administrator
5 2 (4.00%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (4.00%) Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (2.00%) Tools Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Backup Administrator
6 1 (2.00%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) XML
2 7 (14.00%) XSD
2 7 (14.00%) WinForms
2 7 (14.00%) WPF
3 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.00%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.00%) Private Cloud
3 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.00%) PKI
4 3 (6.00%) Replication
4 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) UNIX
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Change Control
3 11 (22.00%) Change Management
4 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (16.00%) Validation
5 7 (14.00%) Network Design
5 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Performance Management
6 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (10.00%) Service Management
7 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.00%) Network Management
8 4 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.00%) Content Management
9 3 (6.00%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (6.00%) QMS
9 3 (6.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (20.00%) REXX
2 10 (20.00%) Tcl
3 9 (18.00%) C#
3 9 (18.00%) SQL
4 7 (14.00%) VBScript
5 3 (6.00%) VB
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (56.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.00%) Degree
5 5 (10.00%) MCTS
5 5 (10.00%) MCP
6 2 (4.00%) MCSE
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CCSA
7 1 (2.00%) CCSE
7 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.00%) vSphere
5 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (18.00%) WMI
3 4 (8.00%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (4.00%) WSUS
4 2 (4.00%) SCCM
4 2 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) F5
3 10 (20.00%) Cisco
4 9 (18.00%) VMware
5 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (14.00%) Crossbeam
7 6 (12.00%) TippingPoint
7 6 (12.00%) Juniper
8 5 (10.00%) Citrix
8 5 (10.00%) Riverbed
8 5 (10.00%) 3PAR
8 5 (10.00%) McAfee
8 5 (10.00%) Fortinet
9 3 (6.00%) AppSense
9 3 (6.00%) EMC
10 2 (4.00%) CA
10 2 (4.00%) Nokia
10 2 (4.00%) TIBCO
10 2 (4.00%) Symantec
10 2 (4.00%) ProCurve