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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 21 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Contract jobs citing HP 249 98 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.34% 3.27% 3.57%
As % of the Vendors category 18.20% 8.58% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 52 43
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £230 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £450 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £29.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -45.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £16.00 £21.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.00 £85.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+46.87% +10.34%
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
1368 1142 1060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.84% 38.16% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 600 487
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 47 27
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.99 £12.10 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.90 £33.30
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 3 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
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 3 May 2016.

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 3 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 +2 121 £375 -2.40% 9
Glasgow +37 55 £365 +4.28% 6
Edinburgh -7 25 £387 +15.52% 3
Aberdeen -2 4 - -
West Lothian +9 3 £388 +19.23% 2
Stirling +6 2 - -
Scottish Borders 0 1 £375 +87.50%
Midlothian - 1 £225 -
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 170 (48.85%) Security Cleared
2 139 (39.94%) Microsoft
3 137 (39.37%) SC Cleared
4 123 (35.34%) ITIL
5 109 (31.32%) Windows
6 92 (26.44%) OpenStack
7 88 (25.29%) PowerShell
8 85 (24.43%) SAN
9 81 (23.28%) SQL
10 74 (21.26%) Project Management
10 74 (21.26%) Windows Server
11 70 (20.11%) Finance
12 69 (19.83%) Unix
13 68 (19.54%) Active Directory
14 66 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 59 (16.95%) MS Excel
15 59 (16.95%) VMware
16 56 (16.09%) Cisco
17 55 (15.80%) Windows Server 2012
18 54 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
18 54 (15.52%) Linux
19 53 (15.23%) Migration
20 50 (14.37%) SQL Server
21 47 (13.51%) DNS
21 47 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
22 46 (13.22%) CA
23 44 (12.64%) JavaScript
23 44 (12.64%) Firewall
24 42 (12.07%) ITIL V3
24 42 (12.07%) 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 92 (26.44%) OpenStack
2 35 (10.06%) SharePoint
3 23 (6.61%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (3.16%) Skype for Business
7 10 (2.87%) Office Communications Server
8 9 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.59%) MQSeries
9 8 (2.30%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 7 (2.01%) IIS
11 6 (1.72%) Apache
11 6 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.44%) CICS
12 5 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (1.15%) Live Communications Server
14 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 59 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.45%) MS Office
3 8 (2.30%) MS Project
4 5 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.72%) Hi Portfolio
2 3 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.57%) assyst
3 2 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.57%) Summit
4 1 (0.29%) Exstream
4 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.29%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.29%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.46%) Office 365
2 15 (4.31%) SaaS
3 3 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.29%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 85 (24.43%) SAN
2 47 (13.51%) DNS
3 44 (12.64%) Firewall
4 36 (10.34%) DHCP
5 23 (6.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 23 (6.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 19 (5.46%) NAS
7 18 (5.17%) HTTP
7 18 (5.17%) TCP/IP
8 17 (4.89%) HTTPS
9 16 (4.60%) Internet
9 16 (4.60%) Network Security
10 15 (4.31%) WAN
11 12 (3.45%) iSCSI
12 9 (2.59%) Skype
13 8 (2.30%) FTP
13 8 (2.30%) SSL
13 8 (2.30%) WinSCP
14 7 (2.01%) LAN
14 7 (2.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (14.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.30%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.44%) DB2
3 5 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (1.44%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.86%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.57%) MySQL
7 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (4.60%) HP UFT
2 11 (3.16%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.87%) ClearCase
4 9 (2.59%) LoadRunner
5 8 (2.30%) XMLSpy
6 6 (1.72%) JIRA
6 6 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.86%) MSI
8 2 (0.57%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.29%) Build Forge
9 1 (0.29%) Selenium
9 1 (0.29%) Subversion
9 1 (0.29%) WinRunner
General
1 70 (20.11%) Finance
2 16 (4.60%) Banking
3 8 (2.30%) Retail
4 4 (1.15%) Back Office
4 4 (1.15%) Billing
4 4 (1.15%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.57%) Legal
6 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.29%) Electronics
7 1 (0.29%) Front Office
7 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Law
7 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (10.06%) Network Engineer
2 34 (9.77%) Analyst
3 23 (6.61%) Architect
3 23 (6.61%) Test Analyst
4 20 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (4.89%) Consultant
6 13 (3.74%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 12 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (3.16%) Engagement Manager
8 11 (3.16%) Storage Engineer
9 10 (2.87%) Administrator
9 10 (2.87%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (2.87%) Tester
10 9 (2.59%) Test Manager
10 9 (2.59%) Wintel Engineer
11 8 (2.30%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (2.01%) Automation Tester
12 7 (2.01%) Storage Consultant
13 6 (1.72%) Backup Consultant
13 6 (1.72%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.92%) .NET
2 26 (7.47%) HTML
3 25 (7.18%) Middleware
4 22 (6.32%) ASP.NET
5 20 (5.75%) XML
6 14 (4.02%) XSLT
7 11 (3.16%) CSS
8 10 (2.87%) XSD
9 9 (2.59%) Regular Expression
9 9 (2.59%) Web Services
10 8 (2.30%) EDI
10 8 (2.30%) JMS
10 8 (2.30%) JSON
10 8 (2.30%) REST
10 8 (2.30%) SOAP
10 8 (2.30%) WSDL
10 8 (2.30%) XSL
11 6 (1.72%) jQuery
12 3 (0.86%) JSP
13 2 (0.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.63%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.02%) Replication
5 11 (3.16%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.87%) CMDB
7 8 (2.30%) DataPower
7 8 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.30%) SWIFT
8 7 (2.01%) Clustering
8 7 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.44%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (1.44%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.44%) PKI
9 5 (1.44%) PMI
10 4 (1.15%) HP Storage
10 4 (1.15%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.86%) Celerra
11 3 (0.86%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 109 (31.32%) Windows
2 74 (21.26%) Windows Server
3 69 (19.83%) Unix
4 66 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (15.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (15.52%) Linux
7 35 (10.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (9.77%) AIX
9 24 (6.90%) Solaris
10 20 (5.75%) HPUX
10 20 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (2.87%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.44%) CatOS
13 4 (1.15%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.86%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.57%) Android
16 1 (0.29%) OS/390
16 1 (0.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (35.34%) ITIL
2 74 (21.26%) Project Management
3 53 (15.23%) Migration
4 42 (12.07%) ITIL V3
5 35 (10.06%) Load Balancing
6 34 (9.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (9.20%) Change Control
8 30 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (8.05%) Service Management
9 28 (8.05%) Six Sigma
10 24 (6.90%) Change Management
11 23 (6.61%) Test Scripting
12 22 (6.32%) Release Management
12 22 (6.32%) Risk Management
13 21 (6.03%) Service Delivery
14 18 (5.17%) Functional Testing
15 17 (4.89%) Network Management
15 17 (4.89%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (4.89%) PRINCE2
16 16 (4.60%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 88 (25.29%) PowerShell
2 81 (23.28%) SQL
3 44 (12.64%) JavaScript
4 28 (8.05%) VBScript
5 22 (6.32%) C#
6 21 (6.03%) Java
7 18 (5.17%) VB
8 15 (4.31%) Perl
9 14 (4.02%) Korn
10 12 (3.45%) Jython
10 12 (3.45%) Python
11 9 (2.59%) Bourne shell
12 7 (2.01%) C
13 5 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.44%) COBOL
14 4 (1.15%) C-shell
15 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.57%) VBA
17 1 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 170 (48.85%) Security Cleared
2 137 (39.37%) SC Cleared
3 54 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (12.07%) Degree
5 34 (9.77%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (8.05%) ISEB
7 26 (7.47%) CCNA
8 24 (6.90%) ISTQB
9 22 (6.32%) CCNP
10 20 (5.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 20 (5.75%) MCSA
11 17 (4.89%) MCSE
12 15 (4.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 14 (4.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (3.16%) DV Cleared
15 11 (3.16%) PMI Certification
16 9 (2.59%) MCITP
17 8 (2.30%) PMP
18 7 (2.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.05%) JSP 440
2 8 (2.30%) HL7
2 8 (2.30%) SEPA
3 7 (2.01%) SLA
4 5 (1.44%) QA
5 3 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 68 (19.54%) Active Directory
2 47 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (9.48%) vSphere
4 20 (5.75%) Hyper-V
5 14 (4.02%) Terminal Services
6 13 (3.74%) XenApp
7 6 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.72%) SRDF
8 5 (1.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (1.15%) Firmware
9 4 (1.15%) Samba
9 4 (1.15%) vCloud
9 4 (1.15%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.86%) Veritas File System
11 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.29%) Brightmail
12 1 (0.29%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 36 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (8.62%) SCCM
3 23 (6.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 14 (4.02%) SCOM
5 13 (3.74%) BladeLogic
6 12 (3.45%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 12 (3.45%) Puppet
6 12 (3.45%) SCOrch
7 11 (3.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (2.87%) NetBackup
9 9 (2.59%) Netcool
9 9 (2.59%) Tivoli
10 8 (2.30%) CA Spectrum
10 8 (2.30%) HP SiteScope
11 7 (2.01%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
13 5 (1.44%) WSUS
14 3 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (0.86%) Simpana
14 3 (0.86%) vMotion
Vendors
1 139 (39.94%) Microsoft
2 59 (16.95%) VMware
3 56 (16.09%) Cisco
4 46 (13.22%) CA
5 40 (11.49%) Oracle
6 38 (10.92%) Citrix
7 37 (10.63%) IBM
8 29 (8.33%) F5
9 26 (7.47%) CheckPoint
9 26 (7.47%) Red Hat
10 24 (6.90%) Fortinet
10 24 (6.90%) Juniper
10 24 (6.90%) Remedy
11 23 (6.61%) TippingPoint
12 19 (5.46%) EMC
13 16 (4.60%) ServiceNow
14 15 (4.31%) Dell
15 14 (4.02%) Altiris
16 12 (3.45%) BMC
17 10 (2.87%) 3PAR
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