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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 4 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing HP 50 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 31.85% 15.79% 17.24%
As % of the Vendors category 44.25% 17.14% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 3 3
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£348 £419 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% +15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £404 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £464 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -5.00%
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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
113 35 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 71.97% 92.11% 65.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 25 13
Average daily rate £333 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.33% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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 30 September 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 74 (84.09%) Security Cleared
2 71 (80.68%) SC Cleared
3 43 (48.86%) Microsoft
4 40 (45.45%) Windows
5 35 (39.77%) SQL
6 31 (35.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 25 (28.41%) VMware
7 25 (28.41%) ITIL
7 25 (28.41%) DNS
8 24 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (26.14%) DHCP
10 22 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 20 (22.73%) PowerShell
12 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (20.45%) Perl
13 17 (19.32%) VBScript
13 17 (19.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 17 (19.32%) Change Management
14 16 (18.18%) MS Office
14 16 (18.18%) SAN
15 15 (17.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (15.91%) Configuration Management
16 14 (15.91%) Replication
16 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
16 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (14.77%) Altiris
18 12 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
18 12 (13.64%) Service Management
18 12 (13.64%) MS Project
18 12 (13.64%) Oracle

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.68%) IIS
4 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) MS Office
2 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.64%) MS Project
3 4 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.14%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.41%) DNS
2 23 (26.14%) DHCP
3 16 (18.18%) SAN
4 8 (9.09%) LAN
4 8 (9.09%) WAN
5 7 (7.95%) Firewall
6 3 (3.41%) VLAN
6 3 (3.41%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.41%) Network Security
6 3 (3.41%) SSL
6 3 (3.41%) IPv4
6 3 (3.41%) SNMP
6 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.41%) Junos
7 2 (2.27%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.27%) VPN
7 2 (2.27%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.27%) LDAP
7 2 (2.27%) X.500
7 2 (2.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MSI
2 2 (2.27%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.27%) AdminStudio
2 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.14%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.14%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.14%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.14%) Facilita Forecast
Job Titles
1 11 (12.50%) Build Engineer
2 9 (10.23%) Support Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 8 (9.09%) Consultant
3 8 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Configuration Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Monitoring Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Release Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Applications Packager
7 4 (4.55%) Process Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Configuration Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) Middleware
2 7 (7.95%) Application Packaging
3 5 (5.68%) XML
3 5 (5.68%) HTML
4 4 (4.55%) .NET
4 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.55%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.27%) Web Services
5 2 (2.27%) CSS
6 1 (1.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Replication
2 12 (13.64%) CMDB
3 10 (11.36%) Fat Client
3 10 (11.36%) Thin Client
4 9 (10.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.55%) Clustering
6 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.41%) EqualLogic
7 3 (3.41%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.41%) e-Health
7 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.27%) Economics
8 2 (2.27%) PKI
8 2 (2.27%) Open Source
9 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.14%) PDA
9 1 (1.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.45%) Windows
2 15 (17.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (13.64%) Linux
5 10 (11.36%) UNIX
6 3 (3.41%) AIX
7 2 (2.27%) HPUX
7 2 (2.27%) Solaris
7 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) ITIL
2 17 (19.32%) Change Management
3 14 (15.91%) Configuration Management
4 12 (13.64%) Service Management
5 11 (12.50%) Validation
6 9 (10.23%) Performance Testing
7 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.82%) ITSM
8 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.68%) Project Management
9 5 (5.68%) Workflow
9 5 (5.68%) High Availability
9 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.68%) Build Automation
10 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.41%) Analytics
11 3 (3.41%) Performance Management
11 3 (3.41%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (3.41%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.77%) SQL
2 20 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 18 (20.45%) Perl
4 17 (19.32%) VBScript
5 9 (10.23%) Java
6 5 (5.68%) PHP
7 2 (2.27%) VB
7 2 (2.27%) REXX
7 2 (2.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 74 (84.09%) Security Cleared
2 71 (80.68%) SC Cleared
3 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (13.64%) MCTS
5 9 (10.23%) MCP
6 6 (6.82%) Degree
7 5 (5.68%) MCSE
8 3 (3.41%) MCSA
8 3 (3.41%) CCNP
8 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.41%) MCITP
9 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.27%) VCAP
10 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.82%) vSphere
6 5 (5.68%) vCloud
7 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.41%) Firmware
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.27%) KVM
8 2 (2.27%) RHEV
9 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (35.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (19.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 8 (9.09%) SCCM
3 8 (9.09%) SCOM
4 6 (6.82%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.27%) WSUS
5 2 (2.27%) Netcool
6 1 (1.14%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.14%) WMI
6 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.14%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 43 (48.86%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.41%) VMware
3 13 (14.77%) Altiris
4 12 (13.64%) Oracle
5 11 (12.50%) Citrix
6 9 (10.23%) IBM
7 8 (9.09%) BMC
7 8 (9.09%) AppSense
7 8 (9.09%) ArcSight
8 4 (4.55%) McAfee
9 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.41%) NetApp
9 3 (3.41%) Juniper
9 3 (3.41%) Cisco
9 3 (3.41%) Dell
9 3 (3.41%) F5
9 3 (3.41%) Crossbeam
9 3 (3.41%) TippingPoint
9 3 (3.41%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.27%) PlateSpin