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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 26 62 32
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -30
Contract jobs citing HP 159 82 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.29% 2.57% 5.23%
As % of the Vendors category 14.02% 7.22% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 43 74
Median daily rate £320 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £507 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Median hourly rate £41.50 £29.17 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.26% +62.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.95 £29.17 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.17 £22.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.17 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+20.97% +13.78%
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
1134 1136 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.86% 35.59% 40.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 512 526
Median daily rate £340 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £464 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 42 26
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.25% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.70 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +2 76 £320 -14.66% 1
Glasgow +31 39 £325 -10.34% 4
Edinburgh -7 24 £315 -10.00% 4
West Lothian +6 3 £308 +12.84% 1
Stirling +4 2 £375 - 2
Aberdeen +3 2 £345 +50.00%
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 178 (45.52%) Security Cleared
2 146 (37.34%) Microsoft
3 145 (37.08%) SC Cleared
4 130 (33.25%) Windows
5 119 (30.43%) ITIL
6 114 (29.16%) SQL
7 96 (24.55%) PowerShell
8 92 (23.53%) SAN
9 84 (21.48%) OpenStack
10 76 (19.44%) Unix
11 73 (18.67%) Active Directory
11 73 (18.67%) Windows Server
12 72 (18.41%) Linux
13 71 (18.16%) Finance
14 70 (17.90%) Windows Server 2008
15 68 (17.39%) VMware
16 65 (16.62%) SQL Server
16 65 (16.62%) Cisco
17 62 (15.86%) MS Excel
18 61 (15.60%) Firewall
19 60 (15.35%) Project Management
20 59 (15.09%) Oracle
20 59 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
20 59 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
21 56 (14.32%) JavaScript
22 51 (13.04%) DNS
22 51 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
23 49 (12.53%) Migration
24 46 (11.76%) AIX
25 45 (11.51%) Degree

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 84 (21.48%) OpenStack
2 43 (11.00%) SharePoint
3 23 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 15 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (3.07%) Apache
7 11 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (2.81%) Skype for Business
8 8 (2.05%) IIS
8 8 (2.05%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (1.28%) CICS
10 5 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.77%) JBoss
12 3 (0.77%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 62 (15.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.30%) MS Office
2 9 (2.30%) MS Project
3 4 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.81%) Summit
2 6 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.77%) Hi Portfolio
4 2 (0.51%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.26%) Exstream
5 1 (0.26%) HFM
5 1 (0.26%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.37%) Office 365
2 3 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.77%) SaaS
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.26%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 92 (23.53%) SAN
2 61 (15.60%) Firewall
3 51 (13.04%) DNS
4 42 (10.74%) DHCP
5 30 (7.67%) TCP/IP
6 29 (7.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 29 (7.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 27 (6.91%) Network Security
8 21 (5.37%) Internet
9 20 (5.12%) SSL
10 19 (4.86%) SNMP
11 16 (4.09%) HTTP
11 16 (4.09%) NAS
12 14 (3.58%) iSCSI
12 14 (3.58%) WAN
13 12 (3.07%) HTTPS
14 8 (2.05%) Extranet
15 7 (1.79%) Skype
15 7 (1.79%) SMTP
16 6 (1.53%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (16.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.58%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.28%) DB2
4 5 (1.28%) MySQL
4 5 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.77%) Base SAS
6 3 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.26%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (6.14%) HP UFT
2 17 (4.35%) LoadRunner
3 13 (3.32%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.56%) JIRA
5 7 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.02%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.77%) Ant
7 3 (0.77%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.77%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.77%) Maven
7 3 (0.77%) Subversion
8 2 (0.51%) JMeter
8 2 (0.51%) StarTeam
8 2 (0.51%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.26%) Checkstyle
9 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.26%) MSI
9 1 (0.26%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.26%) Selenium
9 1 (0.26%) TestDirector
General
1 71 (18.16%) Finance
2 20 (5.12%) Banking
3 16 (4.09%) Retail
4 7 (1.79%) French Language
4 7 (1.79%) German Language
5 4 (1.02%) Back Office
5 4 (1.02%) Billing
5 4 (1.02%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.51%) Law
7 2 (0.51%) Legal
7 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.51%) Marketing
7 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 47 (12.02%) Analyst
2 42 (10.74%) Network Engineer
3 36 (9.21%) Test Analyst
4 20 (5.12%) Architect
5 16 (4.09%) Consultant
6 15 (3.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (3.58%) Administrator
7 14 (3.58%) Wintel Engineer
8 12 (3.07%) Applications Support
8 12 (3.07%) Tester
9 11 (2.81%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (2.81%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 10 (2.56%) Build Engineer
10 10 (2.56%) Monitoring Engineer
10 10 (2.56%) Storage Engineer
11 9 (2.30%) Automation Tester
11 9 (2.30%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
11 9 (2.30%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (2.05%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (2.05%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.74%) .NET
2 32 (8.18%) HTML
3 26 (6.65%) ASP.NET
3 26 (6.65%) XML
4 23 (5.88%) Middleware
5 19 (4.86%) Regular Expression
6 13 (3.32%) CSS
7 10 (2.56%) JSON
8 9 (2.30%) XSLT
9 7 (1.79%) jQuery
10 5 (1.28%) LAMP
10 5 (1.28%) XML Messaging
11 4 (1.02%) JSP
12 3 (0.77%) Django
12 3 (0.77%) Java EE
12 3 (0.77%) LAPP Stack
12 3 (0.77%) Laravel
12 3 (0.77%) LEMP Stack
12 3 (0.77%) Web Services
13 2 (0.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 34 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.12%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.58%) Replication
5 12 (3.07%) Clustering
5 12 (3.07%) Virtual Team
6 11 (2.81%) CMDB
6 11 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.81%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.81%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.30%) PKI
8 7 (1.79%) PMI
9 5 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (1.28%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.28%) User Experience
10 4 (1.02%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.02%) HP Storage
10 4 (1.02%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.77%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 130 (33.25%) Windows
2 76 (19.44%) Unix
3 73 (18.67%) Windows Server
4 72 (18.41%) Linux
5 70 (17.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (11.76%) AIX
8 40 (10.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (9.21%) Solaris
10 32 (8.18%) HPUX
11 22 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (2.81%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.02%) CatOS
14 3 (0.77%) Debian
14 3 (0.77%) SUSE
14 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.51%) Android
16 1 (0.26%) CentOS
16 1 (0.26%) OS/390
16 1 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (30.43%) ITIL
2 60 (15.35%) Project Management
3 49 (12.53%) Migration
4 42 (10.74%) Load Balancing
5 32 (8.18%) Change Control
5 32 (8.18%) ITIL V3
6 29 (7.42%) Test Scripting
7 28 (7.16%) Functional Testing
8 27 (6.91%) Service Management
9 25 (6.39%) CRM
10 24 (6.14%) Risk Management
11 23 (5.88%) Release Management
11 23 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 23 (5.88%) Validation
12 21 (5.37%) High Availability
12 21 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (5.12%) Change Management
14 19 (4.86%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (4.86%) Network Management
14 19 (4.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 114 (29.16%) SQL
2 96 (24.55%) PowerShell
3 56 (14.32%) JavaScript
4 41 (10.49%) Java
5 36 (9.21%) VBScript
6 35 (8.95%) Perl
7 29 (7.42%) Python
8 25 (6.39%) C#
9 23 (5.88%) VB
10 20 (5.12%) Korn
11 14 (3.58%) PHP
12 13 (3.32%) Bourne shell
13 12 (3.07%) Jython
14 11 (2.81%) C
15 10 (2.56%) Bash Shell
16 9 (2.30%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.53%) C-shell
18 5 (1.28%) COBOL
19 4 (1.02%) C++
19 4 (1.02%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 178 (45.52%) Security Cleared
2 145 (37.08%) SC Cleared
3 59 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (11.51%) Degree
5 35 (8.95%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (7.67%) ISTQB
7 28 (7.16%) CCNA
8 27 (6.91%) ISEB
9 24 (6.14%) CCNP
9 24 (6.14%) MCSA
10 23 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 20 (5.12%) MCSE
12 16 (4.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 14 (3.58%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (2.81%) PMI Certification
16 10 (2.56%) DV Cleared
17 7 (1.79%) PMP
18 5 (1.28%) MCITP
18 5 (1.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.84%) JSP 440
2 12 (3.07%) SLA
3 3 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.77%) QA
4 2 (0.51%) HL7
4 2 (0.51%) SEPA
System Software
1 73 (18.67%) Active Directory
2 51 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (7.93%) vSphere
4 20 (5.12%) Hyper-V
5 15 (3.84%) XenApp
6 14 (3.58%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (1.79%) Firmware
8 7 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.53%) Samba
10 5 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.02%) SRDF
11 4 (1.02%) vCloud
11 4 (1.02%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.77%) Brightmail
12 3 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.77%) Veritas File System
13 2 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.51%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 39 (9.97%) HP Quality Center
2 36 (9.21%) SCCM
3 31 (7.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 17 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
4 17 (4.35%) SCOM
4 17 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 14 (3.58%) CA Spectrum
6 13 (3.32%) BladeLogic
7 12 (3.07%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 12 (3.07%) Netcool
7 12 (3.07%) Puppet
7 12 (3.07%) SCOrch
8 11 (2.81%) Tivoli
9 10 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (2.30%) NetBackup
11 8 (2.05%) WSUS
12 7 (1.79%) OVPA
13 6 (1.53%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
14 5 (1.28%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 146 (37.34%) Microsoft
2 68 (17.39%) VMware
3 65 (16.62%) Cisco
4 59 (15.09%) Oracle
5 44 (11.25%) CA
6 43 (11.00%) Citrix
7 37 (9.46%) CheckPoint
8 35 (8.95%) Juniper
9 34 (8.70%) Red Hat
10 33 (8.44%) F5
11 31 (7.93%) IBM
12 30 (7.67%) Fortinet
13 29 (7.42%) TippingPoint
14 20 (5.12%) Altiris
15 18 (4.60%) EMC
16 15 (3.84%) Dell
17 14 (3.58%) 3PAR
18 12 (3.07%) BMC
18 12 (3.07%) SunGard
19 10 (2.56%) Symantec
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