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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 39 41 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Contract jobs citing HP 94 110 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.76% 3.82% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 9.72% 9.45% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 71 52
Median daily rate £330 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £363 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.75 £43.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.69% +32.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +33.54%
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
967 1164 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.94% 40.37% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 590 567
Median daily rate £340 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.70 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -7 44 £335 -2.18%
Edinburgh +4 19 £325 -13.33% 2
Glasgow +5 16 £330 -20.95% 1
Aberdeen -2 7 £306 -
West Lothian +2 6 £413 -
Falkirk - 1 £250 -
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 82 (39.23%) Security Cleared
2 74 (35.41%) SC Cleared
3 68 (32.54%) Windows
4 65 (31.10%) Microsoft
5 56 (26.79%) SQL
6 53 (25.36%) OpenStack
7 51 (24.40%) ITIL
8 47 (22.49%) Active Directory
9 46 (22.01%) PowerShell
10 42 (20.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 39 (18.66%) Windows Server
12 35 (16.75%) Degree
12 35 (16.75%) Computer Science
12 35 (16.75%) Java
13 33 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
13 33 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
14 31 (14.83%) Oracle
15 29 (13.88%) Unix
15 29 (13.88%) MS Excel
16 28 (13.40%) Linux
16 28 (13.40%) Load Balancing
17 26 (12.44%) SQL Server
17 26 (12.44%) CRM
18 25 (11.96%) MS Exchange
18 25 (11.96%) JavaScript
18 25 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
19 24 (11.48%) SAN
19 24 (11.48%) MCSE
20 23 (11.00%) Migration

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 53 (25.36%) OpenStack
2 25 (11.96%) MS Exchange
3 21 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (8.13%) SharePoint
5 17 (8.13%) Skype for Business
6 11 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.83%) IIS
7 8 (3.83%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (1.44%) Apache
8 3 (1.44%) SAS
9 1 (0.48%) CMS
9 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.48%) JBoss
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (13.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.44%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.44%) Summit
3 2 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.48%) Endur
4 1 (0.48%) Findur
4 1 (0.48%) HFM
4 1 (0.48%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) IaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.48%) SAN
2 22 (10.53%) Firewall
3 15 (7.18%) Skype
4 14 (6.70%) TCP/IP
5 13 (6.22%) DNS
6 12 (5.74%) HTTP
6 12 (5.74%) HTTPS
7 9 (4.31%) DHCP
7 9 (4.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (4.31%) Network Security
7 9 (4.31%) WAN
8 8 (3.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (3.83%) Internet
8 8 (3.83%) iSCSI
9 6 (2.87%) LAN
9 6 (2.87%) NAS
9 6 (2.87%) SNMP
9 6 (2.87%) SSL
9 6 (2.87%) Wireless
10 4 (1.91%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.74%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.87%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.44%) Base SAS
5 3 (1.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (7.66%) HP UFT
2 15 (7.18%) LoadRunner
3 6 (2.87%) JIRA
4 3 (1.44%) Selenium
5 1 (0.48%) Checkstyle
5 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.48%) FindBugs
5 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.48%) JMeter
5 1 (0.48%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.48%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (5.74%) Finance
2 7 (3.35%) Banking
2 7 (3.35%) French Language
2 7 (3.35%) German Language
3 6 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Law
5 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (11.96%) Analyst
2 22 (10.53%) Test Analyst
3 15 (7.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (7.18%) Tester
4 14 (6.70%) Network Engineer
5 10 (4.78%) Test Engineer
6 9 (4.31%) Wintel Engineer
7 8 (3.83%) Lync Specialist
7 8 (3.83%) Messaging Specialist
8 7 (3.35%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (3.35%) Field Engineer
8 7 (3.35%) Office 365 Specialist
9 6 (2.87%) Break Fix Engineer
9 6 (2.87%) Consultant
9 6 (2.87%) Field Hardware Engineer
9 6 (2.87%) Field Service Engineer
9 6 (2.87%) Hardware Engineer
9 6 (2.87%) HP Printer Engineer
9 6 (2.87%) Performance Tester
9 6 (2.87%) Printer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.57%) XML
2 12 (5.74%) .NET
3 11 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 10 (4.78%) Middleware
5 9 (4.31%) HTML
5 9 (4.31%) J2EE
6 8 (3.83%) JSON
6 8 (3.83%) XML Messaging
7 5 (2.39%) Regular Expression
8 4 (1.91%) Web Services
9 3 (1.44%) SOAP
10 1 (0.48%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.48%) CSS
10 1 (0.48%) JAX-WS
10 1 (0.48%) jQuery
10 1 (0.48%) JSP
10 1 (0.48%) LESS
10 1 (0.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.75%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.31%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.83%) Clustering
4 8 (3.83%) Virtual Team
5 7 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.91%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.91%) User Experience
7 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.44%) Replication
8 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.96%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (0.96%) iPad
8 2 (0.96%) PKI
9 1 (0.48%) Celerra
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.48%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.48%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (32.54%) Windows
2 39 (18.66%) Windows Server
3 33 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (13.88%) Unix
5 28 (13.40%) Linux
6 25 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (5.74%) AIX
7 12 (5.74%) HPUX
7 12 (5.74%) Solaris
8 6 (2.87%) Android
8 6 (2.87%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.91%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.44%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.44%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.48%) CentOS
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.40%) ITIL
2 28 (13.40%) Load Balancing
3 26 (12.44%) CRM
4 23 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (11.00%) Migration
5 22 (10.53%) Functional Testing
6 20 (9.57%) Software Distribution
7 17 (8.13%) Test Scripting
8 16 (7.66%) Project Management
8 16 (7.66%) Validation
9 14 (6.70%) Service Delivery
9 14 (6.70%) Virtual Environments
10 12 (5.74%) Performance Testing
10 12 (5.74%) Waterfall
11 11 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
12 10 (4.78%) Change Control
12 10 (4.78%) Defect Management
12 10 (4.78%) ITIL V3
12 10 (4.78%) ITSM
12 10 (4.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (26.79%) SQL
2 46 (22.01%) PowerShell
3 35 (16.75%) Java
4 25 (11.96%) JavaScript
5 22 (10.53%) Python
6 16 (7.66%) Perl
7 10 (4.78%) PHP
8 9 (4.31%) VBScript
9 8 (3.83%) Jython
10 7 (3.35%) VB
11 6 (2.87%) C
12 5 (2.39%) C#
12 5 (2.39%) Korn
12 5 (2.39%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.91%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.44%) Bourne shell
14 3 (1.44%) Groovy
15 2 (0.96%) C++
15 2 (0.96%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 82 (39.23%) Security Cleared
2 74 (35.41%) SC Cleared
3 42 (20.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (16.75%) Degree
5 24 (11.48%) MCSE
6 14 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (6.22%) CCNP
8 11 (5.26%) ISTQB
9 10 (4.78%) CCNA
9 10 (4.78%) ISEB
10 8 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (3.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (2.87%) MCSA
13 5 (2.39%) DV Cleared
13 5 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (2.39%) MCTS
14 4 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
15 3 (1.44%) MCP
16 2 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 1 (0.48%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.83%) JSP 440
2 6 (2.87%) QA
3 4 (1.91%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 47 (22.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.31%) vSphere
4 6 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.39%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (1.44%) Firmware
8 2 (0.96%) Brightmail
8 2 (0.96%) Samba
9 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (8.13%) HP SiteScope
3 14 (6.70%) SCCM
4 10 (4.78%) OpenView
4 10 (4.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (4.31%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 9 (4.31%) Puppet
6 8 (3.83%) BladeLogic
6 8 (3.83%) OVPA
6 8 (3.83%) SCOrch
7 7 (3.35%) NetBackup
8 6 (2.87%) PowerCLI
9 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (1.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (1.91%) WSUS
10 3 (1.44%) AirWatch
10 3 (1.44%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.96%) SCOM
11 2 (0.96%) SnapMirror
11 2 (0.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 65 (31.10%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.83%) Oracle
3 19 (9.09%) Cisco
3 19 (9.09%) VMware
4 16 (7.66%) Dell
5 11 (5.26%) CA
5 11 (5.26%) F5
6 9 (4.31%) BMC
6 9 (4.31%) CheckPoint
6 9 (4.31%) IronPort
7 8 (3.83%) Citrix
7 8 (3.83%) Fortinet
7 8 (3.83%) Juniper
7 8 (3.83%) TippingPoint
8 7 (3.35%) Aruba
9 5 (2.39%) IBM
10 4 (1.91%) Altiris
10 4 (1.91%) Riverbed
10 4 (1.91%) Veritas
11 3 (1.44%) NetApp
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