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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 54 40 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs citing HP 75 85 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.83% 3.70% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 8.06% 8.91% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 29
Average daily rate
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£385 £370 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% +12.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £336
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.68 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-11.77% +12.72%
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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
931 954 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.11% 41.55% 48.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 428 487
Average daily rate £363 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 29
Average hourly rate £16.89 £14.02 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% -17.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -14 27 £400 +2.56% 1
Glasgow -5 11 £310 -22.50% 4
Stirling - 5 £425 -
West Lothian +7 3 £325 -7.27%
Aberdeen +7 1 - - 2
Dundee - - - - 1
Fife - - - -
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HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 64 (37.87%) Security Cleared
2 62 (36.69%) SC Cleared
3 59 (34.91%) Microsoft
4 57 (33.73%) Windows
5 47 (27.81%) SQL
6 38 (22.49%) Oracle
7 33 (19.53%) SAN
8 31 (18.34%) SQL Server
9 30 (17.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (17.16%) ITIL
11 28 (16.57%) VMware
12 26 (15.38%) Finance
12 26 (15.38%) SharePoint
13 25 (14.79%) DNS
14 24 (14.20%) Firewall
15 23 (13.61%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (13.61%) .NET
15 23 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (13.02%) HP Quality Center
16 22 (13.02%) UNIX
17 21 (12.43%) DHCP
17 21 (12.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 20 (11.83%) Active Directory
18 20 (11.83%) HTML
19 19 (11.24%) MS Office
19 19 (11.24%) LAN
19 19 (11.24%) Migration
19 19 (11.24%) Replication
20 18 (10.65%) Project Management
21 17 (10.06%) WAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 26 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (6.51%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (4.14%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.96%) Lync
5 5 (2.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.78%) IIS
7 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.59%) FileNet
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 19 (11.24%) MS Office
2 15 (8.88%) MS Project
3 11 (6.51%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.78%) Changepoint
2 3 (1.78%) Maximo
3 2 (1.18%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.59%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Office 365
1 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.59%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 33 (19.53%) SAN
2 25 (14.79%) DNS
3 24 (14.20%) Firewall
4 21 (12.43%) DHCP
5 19 (11.24%) LAN
6 17 (10.06%) WAN
7 11 (6.51%) Network Security
7 11 (6.51%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.14%) VLAN
9 6 (3.55%) LDAP
9 6 (3.55%) HTTP
9 6 (3.55%) NAS
10 4 (2.37%) SSL
10 4 (2.37%) MPLS
10 4 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.37%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.78%) Junos
11 3 (1.78%) Wireshark
11 3 (1.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (5.33%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.78%) JIRA
4 2 (1.18%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.59%) Selenium
5 1 (0.59%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.59%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.59%) MSI
5 1 (0.59%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.59%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.59%) Toad
5 1 (0.59%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (15.38%) Finance
2 13 (7.69%) Banking
3 6 (3.55%) Back Office
4 2 (1.18%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (13.02%) Analyst
2 19 (11.24%) Consultant
3 16 (9.47%) Test Analyst
4 15 (8.88%) Developer
5 11 (6.51%) Network Engineer
5 11 (6.51%) Project Manager
6 10 (5.92%) Tester
6 10 (5.92%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.33%) SQL Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Build Engineer
9 7 (4.14%) Wintel Engineer
9 7 (4.14%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.14%) Performance Tester
10 6 (3.55%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (2.96%) Test Leader
11 5 (2.96%) Performance Test Leader
11 5 (2.96%) Test Manager
12 4 (2.37%) Process Engineer
12 4 (2.37%) Architect
12 4 (2.37%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.61%) .NET
2 20 (11.83%) HTML
3 11 (6.51%) XML
4 9 (5.33%) JSP
5 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.55%) ODBC
7 3 (1.78%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.78%) Middleware
7 3 (1.78%) Web Services
8 2 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (1.18%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.59%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.59%) CSS
9 1 (0.59%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.24%) Replication
2 12 (7.10%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (6.51%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.73%) CMDB
6 6 (3.55%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.37%) Economics
8 3 (1.78%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.78%) PKI
8 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.78%) Clustering
8 3 (1.78%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.18%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.59%) Open Source
10 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.59%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.59%) EPoS
10 1 (0.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 57 (33.73%) Windows
2 30 (17.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (13.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (13.02%) UNIX
5 15 (8.88%) Linux
6 8 (4.73%) Solaris
7 7 (4.14%) Windows 2000
8 6 (3.55%) HPUX
8 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.96%) AIX
10 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.16%) ITIL
2 19 (11.24%) Migration
3 18 (10.65%) Project Management
4 17 (10.06%) Workflow
5 13 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 13 (7.69%) Web Development
5 13 (7.69%) Validation
5 13 (7.69%) Change Management
6 12 (7.10%) Process Management
7 9 (5.33%) Performance Testing
8 8 (4.73%) Service Management
9 7 (4.14%) Software Testing
9 7 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.14%) Content Management
10 6 (3.55%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (3.55%) Incident Management
10 6 (3.55%) Unit Testing
10 6 (3.55%) Test Management
10 6 (3.55%) Change Control
10 6 (3.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.81%) SQL
2 17 (10.06%) PowerShell
3 16 (9.47%) Perl
4 15 (8.88%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.10%) VBScript
6 10 (5.92%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.33%) Java
8 6 (3.55%) C
9 5 (2.96%) C#
10 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.78%) REXX
10 3 (1.78%) Tcl
10 3 (1.78%) PHP
11 2 (1.18%) Python
12 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.59%) XPath
12 1 (0.59%) Korn
12 1 (0.59%) VB
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (37.87%) Security Cleared
2 62 (36.69%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.51%) ISTQB
5 9 (5.33%) MCTS
5 9 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.73%) MCP
7 7 (4.14%) Degree
7 7 (4.14%) CCNA
8 6 (3.55%) PMI Certification
8 6 (3.55%) CCNP
8 6 (3.55%) ISEB
8 6 (3.55%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (2.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.96%) PMP
10 4 (2.37%) MCSE
11 3 (1.78%) MCITP
11 3 (1.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (1.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) QA
1 4 (2.37%) JSP 440
2 3 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (11.83%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.73%) vSphere
4 6 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.96%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (1.78%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.78%) vCloud
8 2 (1.18%) NFS
8 2 (1.18%) Firmware
8 2 (1.18%) Nmap
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.59%) XenApp
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.59%) RHEV
9 1 (0.59%) KVM
9 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.59%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 22 (13.02%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (12.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (8.28%) SCCM
4 9 (5.33%) NetBackup
5 8 (4.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (4.73%) Tivoli
6 6 (3.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 5 (2.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (2.96%) CA Wily
8 4 (2.37%) SCOM
9 3 (1.78%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (1.18%) Control-M
10 2 (1.18%) Nessus
10 2 (1.18%) WMI
10 2 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.59%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.59%) WSUS
11 1 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.59%) Netcool
Vendors
1 59 (34.91%) Microsoft
2 38 (22.49%) Oracle
3 28 (16.57%) VMware
4 17 (10.06%) Cisco
5 13 (7.69%) EMC
6 12 (7.10%) Dell
6 12 (7.10%) Kofax
7 10 (5.92%) IBM
7 10 (5.92%) CheckPoint
8 9 (5.33%) Altiris
8 9 (5.33%) Veritas
9 8 (4.73%) NetApp
10 7 (4.14%) 3PAR
11 6 (3.55%) Juniper
11 6 (3.55%) CommVault
11 6 (3.55%) Citrix
11 6 (3.55%) Symantec
11 6 (3.55%) ArcSight
12 5 (2.96%) F5
13 4 (2.37%) BMC
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