The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 19 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -10
Contract jobs citing HP 260 79 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.96% 2.71% 3.28%
As % of the Vendors category 19.02% 7.63% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 41 45
Median daily rate £340 £348 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +5.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £230 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £348 £328
% change year-on-year
-2.15% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £16.00 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £29.17 £23.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +20.00%
HP
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1367 1035 991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 47.11% 35.53% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 529 468
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 45 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.57 £12.19 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £38.85 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Scotland region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

HP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -1 133 £325 -23.07% 6
Glasgow +45 57 £365 -2.66% 11
Edinburgh +2 22 £387 +24.83% 1
Stirling +3 3 £375 -
West Lothian +9 2 £388 +19.23% 1
Aberdeen -6 2 £345 +50.00% 1
Midlothian - 1 £225 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £375 -
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for HP.

1 171 (46.98%) Security Cleared
2 145 (39.84%) Microsoft
3 139 (38.19%) SC Cleared
4 134 (36.81%) ITIL
5 118 (32.42%) Windows
6 94 (25.82%) SQL
6 94 (25.82%) PowerShell
7 89 (24.45%) OpenStack
7 89 (24.45%) SAN
8 78 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 76 (20.88%) Finance
10 75 (20.60%) Project Management
11 74 (20.33%) Active Directory
11 74 (20.33%) Unix
12 73 (20.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 67 (18.41%) VMware
14 65 (17.86%) MS Excel
14 65 (17.86%) Cisco
15 63 (17.31%) Linux
16 62 (17.03%) Windows Server 2012
17 60 (16.48%) SQL Server
18 59 (16.21%) Microsoft Certification
19 58 (15.93%) Firewall
20 55 (15.11%) DNS
21 54 (14.84%) VMware Infrastructure
22 53 (14.56%) CA
23 49 (13.46%) JavaScript
24 46 (12.64%) DHCP
24 46 (12.64%) Migration
25 43 (11.81%) Citrix

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 89 (24.45%) OpenStack
2 43 (11.81%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.59%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (3.02%) Skype for Business
8 10 (2.75%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (2.47%) Apache
9 9 (2.47%) MQSeries
10 8 (2.20%) IIS
10 8 (2.20%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 6 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.37%) CICS
12 5 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.10%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 65 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.30%) MS Office
3 9 (2.47%) MS Project
4 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.65%) Summit
2 3 (0.82%) Hi Portfolio
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.55%) assyst
3 2 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) Exstream
4 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.27%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.22%) Office 365
2 15 (4.12%) SaaS
3 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.27%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 89 (24.45%) SAN
2 58 (15.93%) Firewall
3 55 (15.11%) DNS
4 46 (12.64%) DHCP
5 27 (7.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 27 (7.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 25 (6.87%) Network Security
7 24 (6.59%) TCP/IP
8 21 (5.77%) HTTP
9 19 (5.22%) Internet
9 19 (5.22%) NAS
10 17 (4.67%) HTTPS
11 16 (4.40%) SSL
12 15 (4.12%) SNMP
13 14 (3.85%) WAN
14 12 (3.30%) iSCSI
15 11 (3.02%) FTP
16 9 (2.47%) Skype
17 8 (2.20%) Extranet
17 8 (2.20%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.20%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.37%) DB2
4 5 (1.37%) MySQL
4 5 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.27%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (4.40%) HP UFT
2 11 (3.02%) LoadRunner
2 11 (3.02%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.75%) ClearCase
4 8 (2.20%) XMLSpy
5 7 (1.92%) JIRA
6 6 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.82%) MSI
8 2 (0.55%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.27%) Ant
9 1 (0.27%) Build Forge
9 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.27%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.27%) JMeter
9 1 (0.27%) Maven
9 1 (0.27%) Selenium
9 1 (0.27%) Subversion
9 1 (0.27%) WinRunner
General
1 76 (20.88%) Finance
2 17 (4.67%) Banking
3 12 (3.30%) Retail
4 4 (1.10%) Back Office
4 4 (1.10%) Billing
4 4 (1.10%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.55%) Legal
6 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.27%) Electronics
7 1 (0.27%) Front Office
7 1 (0.27%) Law
7 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (11.54%) Network Engineer
2 35 (9.62%) Analyst
3 23 (6.32%) Architect
3 23 (6.32%) Test Analyst
4 16 (4.40%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 15 (4.12%) Consultant
5 15 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (3.85%) Administrator
7 12 (3.30%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (3.02%) Engagement Manager
8 11 (3.02%) Storage Engineer
9 10 (2.75%) Tester
9 10 (2.75%) Wintel Engineer
10 9 (2.47%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (2.20%) Build Engineer
11 8 (2.20%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (2.20%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (1.92%) Applications Support
12 7 (1.92%) Storage Consultant
12 7 (1.92%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.16%) .NET
2 29 (7.97%) HTML
3 28 (7.69%) Middleware
4 23 (6.32%) XML
5 22 (6.04%) ASP.NET
6 14 (3.85%) CSS
6 14 (3.85%) XSLT
7 13 (3.57%) Regular Expression
8 10 (2.75%) XSD
9 8 (2.20%) EDI
9 8 (2.20%) JMS
9 8 (2.20%) JSON
9 8 (2.20%) REST
9 8 (2.20%) SOAP
9 8 (2.20%) Web Services
9 8 (2.20%) WSDL
9 8 (2.20%) XSL
10 6 (1.65%) jQuery
11 5 (1.37%) LAMP
12 3 (0.82%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 26 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.40%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.85%) Replication
5 11 (3.02%) Clustering
5 11 (3.02%) CMDB
5 11 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.02%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.47%) PKI
7 8 (2.20%) DataPower
7 8 (2.20%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.20%) SWIFT
8 7 (1.92%) PMI
9 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (1.37%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.10%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.10%) HP Storage
10 4 (1.10%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.82%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 118 (32.42%) Windows
2 78 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 74 (20.33%) Unix
4 73 (20.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (17.31%) Linux
6 62 (17.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (9.89%) AIX
9 26 (7.14%) Solaris
10 22 (6.04%) HPUX
11 20 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (2.75%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.10%) CatOS
14 3 (0.82%) Debian
14 3 (0.82%) SUSE
14 3 (0.82%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.55%) Android
15 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.27%) OS/390
16 1 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (36.81%) ITIL
2 75 (20.60%) Project Management
3 46 (12.64%) Migration
4 43 (11.81%) ITIL V3
5 39 (10.71%) Change Control
5 39 (10.71%) Load Balancing
6 33 (9.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (8.52%) Service Management
8 30 (8.24%) Risk Management
9 28 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (7.14%) Change Management
11 24 (6.59%) Six Sigma
12 23 (6.32%) Release Management
13 22 (6.04%) Test Scripting
14 21 (5.77%) Service Delivery
15 18 (4.95%) High Availability
15 18 (4.95%) Network Management
15 18 (4.95%) Unit Testing
16 17 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (4.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 94 (25.82%) PowerShell
1 94 (25.82%) SQL
2 49 (13.46%) JavaScript
3 30 (8.24%) VBScript
4 24 (6.59%) Java
5 22 (6.04%) C#
6 19 (5.22%) Perl
7 18 (4.95%) VB
8 16 (4.40%) Python
9 14 (3.85%) Korn
10 12 (3.30%) Jython
11 9 (2.47%) Bourne shell
12 8 (2.20%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.92%) C
14 5 (1.37%) COBOL
15 4 (1.10%) C-shell
15 4 (1.10%) PHP
15 4 (1.10%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.82%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 171 (46.98%) Security Cleared
2 139 (38.19%) SC Cleared
3 59 (16.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (10.99%) Degree
5 36 (9.89%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (7.69%) CCNA
7 25 (6.87%) ISEB
7 25 (6.87%) MCSA
8 24 (6.59%) ISTQB
9 23 (6.32%) CCNP
10 20 (5.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 18 (4.95%) MCSE
12 17 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (4.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 14 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (3.02%) PMI Certification
16 10 (2.75%) DV Cleared
17 9 (2.47%) MCITP
18 7 (1.92%) PMP
19 6 (1.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.59%) JSP 440
2 12 (3.30%) SLA
3 8 (2.20%) HL7
3 8 (2.20%) SEPA
4 2 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 74 (20.33%) Active Directory
2 54 (14.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (9.89%) vSphere
4 25 (6.87%) Hyper-V
5 15 (4.12%) Terminal Services
6 14 (3.85%) XenApp
7 7 (1.92%) Firmware
7 7 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.65%) SRDF
9 5 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (1.10%) Samba
10 4 (1.10%) vCloud
10 4 (1.10%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.82%) Veritas File System
12 2 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.27%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.27%) UAG
Systems Management
1 33 (9.07%) SCCM
2 30 (8.24%) HP Quality Center
3 28 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 14 (3.85%) CA Spectrum
4 14 (3.85%) SCOM
5 13 (3.57%) BladeLogic
5 13 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 12 (3.30%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 12 (3.30%) Puppet
6 12 (3.30%) SCOrch
7 11 (3.02%) NetBackup
8 9 (2.47%) HP SiteScope
8 9 (2.47%) Netcool
8 9 (2.47%) Tivoli
9 8 (2.20%) WSUS
10 7 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (1.65%) HP Data Protector
12 5 (1.37%) SCVMM
13 4 (1.10%) Nagios
13 4 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 145 (39.84%) Microsoft
2 67 (18.41%) VMware
3 65 (17.86%) Cisco
4 53 (14.56%) CA
5 43 (11.81%) Citrix
6 41 (11.26%) Oracle
7 35 (9.62%) CheckPoint
8 33 (9.07%) F5
8 33 (9.07%) Juniper
8 33 (9.07%) Red Hat
9 32 (8.79%) IBM
10 28 (7.69%) Fortinet
11 27 (7.42%) TippingPoint
12 24 (6.59%) Remedy
13 19 (5.22%) EMC
14 16 (4.40%) Altiris
14 16 (4.40%) ServiceNow
15 15 (4.12%) Dell
16 13 (3.57%) 3PAR
17 12 (3.30%) BMC
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