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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
UK / Scotland
Rank 58 36 51
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Contract jobs citing HP 49 115 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.96% 4.35% 3.11%
As % of the Vendors category 6.35% 10.50% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 79 48
Median daily rate £331 £385 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.96% +4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £247 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £348
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.45 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-50.73% +119.53%

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
772 1095 937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.59% 41.41% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 598 474
Median daily rate £363 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 23
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +121.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh -3 13 £325 -10.34% 1
Aberdeen -1 12 £306 -
Glasgow -8 12 £338 -12.90%
Renfrewshire -4 7 £324 -15.90% 2
West Lothian - 6 £413 -
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 62 (38.75%) Security Cleared
2 57 (35.63%) SC Cleared
3 48 (30.00%) Windows
3 48 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 48 (30.00%) OpenStack
4 46 (28.75%) ITIL
5 39 (24.38%) Active Directory
6 34 (21.25%) PowerShell
6 34 (21.25%) Windows Server
7 33 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (20.00%) SQL
9 31 (19.38%) Degree
9 31 (19.38%) Computer Science
10 30 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (16.25%) Cisco
13 24 (15.00%) Load Balancing
13 24 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
14 23 (14.38%) Firewall
14 23 (14.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (14.38%) MS Excel
15 22 (13.75%) MCSE
16 21 (13.13%) MS Exchange
17 20 (12.50%) Linux
18 19 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (11.25%) Java
20 17 (10.63%) SQL Server
20 17 (10.63%) LAN
20 17 (10.63%) CRM

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 48 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 21 (13.13%) MS Exchange
3 19 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 15 (9.38%) Skype for Business
6 9 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (5.00%) IIS
7 8 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (14.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.63%) Endur
2 1 (0.63%) Findur
2 1 (0.63%) Minerva
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.63%) IaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.38%) Firewall
2 17 (10.63%) LAN
2 17 (10.63%) Wireless
3 16 (10.00%) WAN
4 15 (9.38%) Skype
5 14 (8.75%) SAN
6 12 (7.50%) TCP/IP
7 11 (6.88%) HTTP
7 11 (6.88%) HTTPS
8 10 (6.25%) DNS
9 8 (5.00%) DHCP
9 8 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (5.00%) Network Security
10 7 (4.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (4.38%) Internet
10 7 (4.38%) Multicast
11 6 (3.75%) BGP
11 6 (3.75%) BIG-IP
11 6 (3.75%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.75%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.38%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (6.88%) LoadRunner
2 10 (6.25%) HP UFT
3 5 (3.13%) JIRA
4 3 (1.88%) Selenium
5 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (6.25%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (0.63%) French Language
4 1 (0.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (15.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (8.13%) Analyst
3 12 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (7.50%) Tester
4 10 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 8 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 8 (5.00%) Lync Specialist
5 8 (5.00%) Messaging Specialist
5 8 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) Break Fix Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) Field Hardware Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) Field Service Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) Hardware Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) HP Printer Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) Office 365 Specialist
6 7 (4.38%) Printer Engineer
7 6 (3.75%) Administrator
7 6 (3.75%) Performance Tester
8 5 (3.13%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.63%) J2EE
1 9 (5.63%) Middleware
1 9 (5.63%) XML
2 6 (3.75%) .NET
2 6 (3.75%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.50%) XML Messaging
4 3 (1.88%) HTML
4 3 (1.88%) SOAP
4 3 (1.88%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) JSON
5 1 (0.63%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.38%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.38%) Clustering
4 6 (3.75%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.13%) CMDB
5 5 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.88%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.88%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.88%) Replication
7 2 (1.25%) iPad
7 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.25%) PKI
7 2 (1.25%) User Experience
7 2 (1.25%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.63%) Celerra
8 1 (0.63%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.63%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.63%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (30.00%) Windows
2 34 (21.25%) Windows Server
3 30 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (14.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (12.50%) Linux
7 14 (8.75%) Unix
8 6 (3.75%) Android
8 6 (3.75%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.13%) AIX
9 5 (3.13%) CatOS
9 5 (3.13%) HPUX
9 5 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.13%) Solaris
10 4 (2.50%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.88%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (1.25%) CentOS
13 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.75%) ITIL
2 24 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 19 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.63%) CRM
4 17 (10.63%) Migration
5 15 (9.38%) Project Management
6 14 (8.75%) Service Delivery
7 13 (8.13%) Software Distribution
8 12 (7.50%) Functional Testing
8 12 (7.50%) ITSM
8 12 (7.50%) Network Design
8 12 (7.50%) Virtual Environments
9 11 (6.88%) Performance Testing
10 10 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 9 (5.63%) ITIL V3
11 9 (5.63%) Process Improvement
11 9 (5.63%) Six Sigma
11 9 (5.63%) Validation
12 8 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.25%) PowerShell
2 32 (20.00%) SQL
3 18 (11.25%) Java
4 15 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.88%) Python
6 9 (5.63%) C
7 8 (5.00%) Jython
8 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.50%) VB
9 3 (1.88%) Perl
9 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.88%) VBScript
10 2 (1.25%) C#
11 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.63%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.63%) Korn
11 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (38.75%) Security Cleared
2 57 (35.63%) SC Cleared
3 33 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (19.38%) Degree
5 22 (13.75%) MCSE
6 16 (10.00%) CCNP
6 16 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (5.63%) CCNA
8 7 (4.38%) ISEB
9 6 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.13%) CCIE
10 5 (3.13%) CCSA
10 5 (3.13%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.50%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.50%) ISTQB
11 4 (2.50%) MCTS
12 3 (1.88%) CCDP
12 3 (1.88%) CCIP
12 3 (1.88%) CCSE
12 3 (1.88%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) JSP 440
1 8 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 39 (24.38%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.63%) vSphere
3 8 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (1.88%) Firmware
5 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.25%) SRDF
6 2 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (8.13%) HP SiteScope
3 10 (6.25%) OpenView
4 9 (5.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 9 (5.63%) Puppet
4 9 (5.63%) SCCM
5 8 (5.00%) BladeLogic
5 8 (5.00%) SCOrch
6 5 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.50%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.50%) WSUS
8 3 (1.88%) AirWatch
8 3 (1.88%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.25%) OVPA
9 2 (1.25%) PowerCLI
9 2 (1.25%) SnapMirror
9 2 (1.25%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.25%) vRealize
10 1 (0.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 48 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.25%) Cisco
3 16 (10.00%) Dell
4 15 (9.38%) F5
5 14 (8.75%) Oracle
5 14 (8.75%) VMware
6 11 (6.88%) CheckPoint
7 10 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 10 (6.25%) Juniper
8 9 (5.63%) Aruba
8 9 (5.63%) BMC
8 9 (5.63%) CA
8 9 (5.63%) Riverbed
9 7 (4.38%) BT
9 7 (4.38%) IronPort
9 7 (4.38%) Siemens
9 7 (4.38%) TippingPoint
10 6 (3.75%) Veritas
11 5 (3.13%) Citrix
11 5 (3.13%) Red Hat
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