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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 11 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 23 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 18.40% 21.67% 12.24%
As % of the Vendors category 26.44% 23.21% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 6
Average daily rate
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£399 £370 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £330 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.90 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +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
87 56 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 69.60% 93.33% 55.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 38 20
Average daily rate £358 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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 £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 59 (79.73%) Security Cleared
2 58 (78.38%) SC Cleared
3 33 (44.59%) Windows
4 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
5 30 (40.54%) ITIL
6 25 (33.78%) SQL
7 22 (29.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 19 (25.68%) VMware
9 18 (24.32%) SAN
10 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (22.97%) MS Office
10 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
10 17 (22.97%) DNS
11 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (21.62%) PowerShell
12 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (20.27%) DHCP
13 13 (17.57%) VBScript
13 13 (17.57%) Change Management
13 13 (17.57%) Replication
14 12 (16.22%) Firewall
14 12 (16.22%) Perl
14 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
15 11 (14.86%) MS Project
15 11 (14.86%) MCTS
16 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
16 10 (13.51%) UNIX
16 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
16 10 (13.51%) LAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
4 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 17 (22.97%) MS Office
2 11 (14.86%) MS Project
3 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) SAN
2 17 (22.97%) DNS
3 15 (20.27%) DHCP
4 12 (16.22%) Firewall
5 10 (13.51%) LAN
5 10 (13.51%) WAN
6 6 (8.11%) Junos
6 6 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (8.11%) Network Security
7 3 (4.05%) NAS
8 2 (2.70%) VPN
8 2 (2.70%) Kerberos
8 2 (2.70%) IPv4
8 2 (2.70%) LDAP
8 2 (2.70%) X.500
8 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.70%) VLAN
8 2 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.70%) MSI
1 2 (2.70%) InstallShield
1 2 (2.70%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.35%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.35%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.35%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (9.46%) Build Engineer
1 7 (9.46%) Consultant
2 6 (8.11%) Network Engineer
2 6 (8.11%) Project Manager
3 5 (6.76%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (6.76%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (6.76%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 5 (6.76%) Monitoring Engineer
3 5 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (5.41%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (5.41%) Applications Support
4 4 (5.41%) Process Engineer
5 3 (4.05%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (2.70%) Release Manager
6 2 (2.70%) Technical Manager
6 2 (2.70%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.70%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 2 (2.70%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (2.70%) Configuration Management Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) XML
1 6 (8.11%) HTML
2 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.05%) Application Packaging
3 3 (4.05%) Middleware
4 2 (2.70%) CSS
4 2 (2.70%) JSP
4 2 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Replication
2 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.81%) CMDB
3 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (8.11%) Cryptography
5 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.76%) Clustering
7 4 (5.41%) Thin Client
7 4 (5.41%) Fat Client
7 4 (5.41%) Economics
8 3 (4.05%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.70%) Open Source
9 2 (2.70%) PKI
10 1 (1.35%) e-Health
10 1 (1.35%) PDA
10 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.59%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (13.51%) UNIX
5 8 (10.81%) Linux
6 3 (4.05%) AIX
7 2 (2.70%) HPUX
7 2 (2.70%) Solaris
7 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) ITIL
2 13 (17.57%) Change Management
3 10 (13.51%) Service Management
3 10 (13.51%) Project Management
4 9 (12.16%) Validation
5 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.11%) ITSM
6 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.11%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.76%) Network Management
7 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.76%) High Availability
8 4 (5.41%) Six Sigma
8 4 (5.41%) Time Management
8 4 (5.41%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.05%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.05%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.78%) SQL
2 16 (21.62%) PowerShell
3 13 (17.57%) VBScript
4 12 (16.22%) Perl
5 6 (8.11%) Java
6 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.05%) PHP
7 2 (2.70%) VB
7 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.70%) C#
7 2 (2.70%) Python
7 2 (2.70%) Tcl
7 2 (2.70%) REXX
8 1 (1.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 59 (79.73%) Security Cleared
2 58 (78.38%) SC Cleared
3 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (14.86%) MCTS
5 7 (9.46%) MCP
6 6 (8.11%) Degree
7 5 (6.76%) PMI Certification
8 4 (5.41%) PMP
8 4 (5.41%) MCSA
8 4 (5.41%) MCITP
9 3 (4.05%) CCNP
9 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (4.05%) MCSE
10 2 (2.70%) CISSP
10 2 (2.70%) GCIA
11 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.35%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) JSP 440
2 5 (6.76%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) vSphere
4 6 (8.11%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.41%) vCloud
6 4 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.70%) RHEV
8 2 (2.70%) KVM
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (29.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (12.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (9.46%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 6 (8.11%) Tivoli
4 6 (8.11%) SCOM
5 4 (5.41%) SCCM
6 3 (4.05%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (2.70%) Netcool
7 2 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.70%) WSUS
8 1 (1.35%) WMI
8 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.35%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) VMware
3 8 (10.81%) Altiris
3 8 (10.81%) ArcSight
4 7 (9.46%) McAfee
5 6 (8.11%) Oracle
5 6 (8.11%) Citrix
5 6 (8.11%) Juniper
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco
5 6 (8.11%) IBM
5 6 (8.11%) CheckPoint
5 6 (8.11%) BMC
5 6 (8.11%) 3PAR
5 6 (8.11%) F5
5 6 (8.11%) Crossbeam
5 6 (8.11%) Riverbed
5 6 (8.11%) TippingPoint
6 5 (6.76%) NetApp
7 4 (5.41%) EMC
7 4 (5.41%) CA