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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 30 56 31
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -25
Contract jobs citing HP 134 85 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.01% 2.66% 5.27%
As % of the Vendors category 13.21% 7.16% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 46 91
Median daily rate £320 £346 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% -0.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £216 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.51%
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
1014 1187 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.49% 37.19% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 553 632
Median daily rate £330 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £254 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 45 34
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.43 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +3 75 £320 -5.18% 1
Glasgow +18 22 £348 -7.33% 3
Edinburgh -8 21 £310 -11.42%
West Lothian +11 7 £245 +11.36%
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Falkirk - 1 £250 -
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 181 (44.47%) Security Cleared
2 150 (36.86%) SC Cleared
3 148 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 133 (32.68%) Windows
5 119 (29.24%) ITIL
6 116 (28.50%) SQL
7 112 (27.52%) OpenStack
8 99 (24.32%) PowerShell
9 86 (21.13%) Active Directory
10 78 (19.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 78 (19.16%) Windows Server
11 75 (18.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 74 (18.18%) SAN
13 71 (17.44%) MS Excel
14 69 (16.95%) Unix
15 65 (15.97%) Cisco
15 65 (15.97%) Windows Server 2012
16 64 (15.72%) Linux
16 64 (15.72%) Oracle
16 64 (15.72%) Firewall
17 62 (15.23%) VMware
17 62 (15.23%) Load Balancing
18 60 (14.74%) Degree
19 57 (14.00%) Computer Science
19 57 (14.00%) SQL Server
20 56 (13.76%) Finance
21 54 (13.27%) Project Management
22 50 (12.29%) Migration
22 50 (12.29%) SharePoint
23 49 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003

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
1 112 (27.52%) OpenStack
2 50 (12.29%) SharePoint
3 34 (8.35%) MS Exchange
4 27 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (5.41%) Skype for Business
7 20 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (2.95%) Office Communications Server
10 11 (2.70%) Apache
11 7 (1.72%) IIS
12 5 (1.23%) CICS
12 5 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.74%) JBoss
14 3 (0.74%) lighttpd
14 3 (0.74%) nginx
14 3 (0.74%) SAS
15 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 71 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.21%) MS Office
2 9 (2.21%) MS Project
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.70%) Summit
2 6 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.74%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.49%) HiPortfolio
4 2 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.25%) Endur
5 1 (0.25%) Findur
5 1 (0.25%) HFM
5 1 (0.25%) Minerva
5 1 (0.25%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.37%) Office 365
2 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.25%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 74 (18.18%) SAN
2 64 (15.72%) Firewall
3 47 (11.55%) DNS
4 40 (9.83%) DHCP
5 37 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 36 (8.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 35 (8.60%) Network Security
8 28 (6.88%) Internet
9 27 (6.63%) TCP/IP
10 22 (5.41%) SSL
11 21 (5.16%) SNMP
12 19 (4.67%) Skype
13 14 (3.44%) HTTP
14 11 (2.70%) NAS
15 10 (2.46%) HTTPS
15 10 (2.46%) iSCSI
16 9 (2.21%) WAN
17 8 (1.97%) Extranet
17 8 (1.97%) LDAP
18 7 (1.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.67%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.23%) DB2
4 5 (1.23%) MySQL
4 5 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.74%) Base SAS
6 3 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.74%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 30 (7.37%) HP UFT
2 16 (3.93%) LoadRunner
3 10 (2.46%) JIRA
4 8 (1.97%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.74%) Ant
6 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.74%) Maven
6 3 (0.74%) Selenium
6 3 (0.74%) Subversion
7 2 (0.49%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.49%) JMeter
7 2 (0.49%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.25%) Build Forge
8 1 (0.25%) Checkstyle
8 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.25%) FindBugs
8 1 (0.25%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.25%) ReSharper
General
1 56 (13.76%) Finance
2 14 (3.44%) Retail
3 12 (2.95%) Banking
4 8 (1.97%) French Language
4 8 (1.97%) German Language
5 4 (0.98%) Back Office
5 4 (0.98%) Billing
6 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.49%) Legal
7 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.49%) Marketing
7 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (11.55%) Analyst
2 44 (10.81%) Network Engineer
3 38 (9.34%) Test Analyst
4 17 (4.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (4.18%) Tester
5 16 (3.93%) Architect
5 16 (3.93%) Wintel Engineer
6 15 (3.69%) Administrator
7 12 (2.95%) Applications Support
8 11 (2.70%) Consultant
9 10 (2.46%) Automation Tester
9 10 (2.46%) Build Engineer
9 10 (2.46%) Monitoring Engineer
9 10 (2.46%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 9 (2.21%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
11 8 (1.97%) Lync Specialist
11 8 (1.97%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 8 (1.97%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (1.97%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
11 8 (1.97%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.32%) .NET
2 30 (7.37%) HTML
3 29 (7.13%) ASP.NET
4 28 (6.88%) XML
5 19 (4.67%) Regular Expression
6 12 (2.95%) Middleware
7 9 (2.21%) JSON
8 8 (1.97%) XML Messaging
9 7 (1.72%) CSS
10 5 (1.23%) LAMP
11 4 (0.98%) JSP
11 4 (0.98%) Web Services
12 3 (0.74%) Django
12 3 (0.74%) Java EE
12 3 (0.74%) jQuery
12 3 (0.74%) LAPP Stack
12 3 (0.74%) Laravel
12 3 (0.74%) LEMP Stack
12 3 (0.74%) SOAP
12 3 (0.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 38 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.69%) Replication
5 14 (3.44%) Clustering
6 13 (3.19%) Virtual Team
7 11 (2.70%) PKI
8 7 (1.72%) CMDB
8 7 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.72%) PMI
9 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (1.23%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.23%) User Experience
10 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.98%) HP Storage
10 4 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.98%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 133 (32.68%) Windows
2 78 (19.16%) Windows Server
3 75 (18.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (16.95%) Unix
5 65 (15.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (15.72%) Linux
7 49 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (11.06%) AIX
9 35 (8.60%) Solaris
10 31 (7.62%) HPUX
11 21 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (2.70%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.98%) Android
14 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.74%) Debian
14 3 (0.74%) SUSE
14 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.25%) CentOS
15 1 (0.25%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (29.24%) ITIL
2 62 (15.23%) Load Balancing
3 54 (13.27%) Project Management
4 50 (12.29%) Migration
5 34 (8.35%) Functional Testing
5 34 (8.35%) ITIL V3
5 34 (8.35%) Test Scripting
6 29 (7.13%) CRM
6 29 (7.13%) Validation
7 26 (6.39%) Capacity Planning
7 26 (6.39%) Network Management
8 25 (6.14%) Risk Management
9 24 (5.90%) Service Management
10 23 (5.65%) Unit Testing
11 22 (5.41%) Data Privacy
11 22 (5.41%) Service Delivery
12 20 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (4.91%) Software Distribution
13 18 (4.42%) Release Management
13 18 (4.42%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 116 (28.50%) SQL
2 99 (24.32%) PowerShell
3 47 (11.55%) JavaScript
4 46 (11.30%) Java
5 38 (9.34%) VBScript
6 35 (8.60%) Perl
7 26 (6.39%) Python
8 24 (5.90%) VB
9 22 (5.41%) C#
10 19 (4.67%) Korn
11 15 (3.69%) PHP
12 13 (3.19%) Bourne shell
13 9 (2.21%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.21%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.97%) C
15 6 (1.47%) Jython
16 5 (1.23%) COBOL
16 5 (1.23%) C-shell
17 4 (0.98%) C++
17 4 (0.98%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 181 (44.47%) Security Cleared
2 150 (36.86%) SC Cleared
3 78 (19.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 60 (14.74%) Degree
5 41 (10.07%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (8.11%) CCNA
7 31 (7.62%) ISTQB
7 31 (7.62%) MCSE
8 30 (7.37%) CCNP
9 29 (7.13%) ISEB
10 23 (5.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 23 (5.65%) MCSA
11 18 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (3.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (2.70%) PMI Certification
13 11 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (2.46%) DV Cleared
15 9 (2.21%) MCTS
16 7 (1.72%) MCP
16 7 (1.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.93%) JSP 440
2 11 (2.70%) SLA
3 7 (1.72%) QA
4 4 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 86 (21.13%) Active Directory
2 46 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.63%) vSphere
4 17 (4.18%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.44%) Terminal Services
6 13 (3.19%) XenApp
7 9 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (1.97%) Firmware
9 5 (1.23%) Samba
9 5 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.98%) SRDF
10 4 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.74%) Brightmail
11 3 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.49%) vCloud
12 2 (0.49%) Veritas File System
12 2 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.49%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 48 (11.79%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (7.86%) SCCM
3 31 (7.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 24 (5.90%) PowerCLI
5 17 (4.18%) HP SiteScope
5 17 (4.18%) SCOM
5 17 (4.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 14 (3.44%) CA Spectrum
7 12 (2.95%) Netcool
8 11 (2.70%) Tivoli
9 10 (2.46%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (2.21%) NetBackup
10 9 (2.21%) OVPA
11 7 (1.72%) BladeLogic
12 6 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (1.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 6 (1.47%) Puppet
12 6 (1.47%) SCOrch
13 5 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
13 5 (1.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 148 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 65 (15.97%) Cisco
3 64 (15.72%) Oracle
4 62 (15.23%) VMware
5 44 (10.81%) CheckPoint
6 42 (10.32%) Juniper
7 39 (9.58%) Citrix
7 39 (9.58%) F5
8 37 (9.09%) Fortinet
9 36 (8.85%) TippingPoint
10 35 (8.60%) CA
11 31 (7.62%) Red Hat
12 29 (7.13%) IBM
13 20 (4.91%) Altiris
14 14 (3.44%) EMC
14 14 (3.44%) IronPort
15 12 (2.95%) SunGard
16 10 (2.46%) SolarWinds
17 9 (2.21%) 3PAR
18 8 (1.97%) AppSense
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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