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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 19 65 40
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -25
Contract jobs citing HP 275 72 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.35% 2.44% 4.29%
As % of the Vendors category 19.53% 6.86% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 34 58
Median daily rate £330 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.65% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £493 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 3 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £16.00 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £26.54 £22.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+54.28% +25.11%
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
1408 1050 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 47.86% 35.53% 39.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 495 503
Median daily rate £350 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 36 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.62% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £11.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +1 138 £321 -11.63%
Glasgow +45 63 £350 -17.64% 2
Edinburgh +4 27 £338 -12.90% 5
Stirling +5 3 £375 - 1
Aberdeen -5 2 £345 +50.00% 1
West Lothian +10 1 £388 +19.23% 2
Scottish Borders - 1 £375 -
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 171 (45.12%) Security Cleared
2 145 (38.26%) Microsoft
3 138 (36.41%) SC Cleared
4 126 (33.25%) ITIL
5 121 (31.93%) Windows
6 109 (28.76%) SQL
7 100 (26.39%) SAN
8 93 (24.54%) PowerShell
9 85 (22.43%) OpenStack
10 80 (21.11%) Finance
11 78 (20.58%) Active Directory
11 78 (20.58%) Windows Server
12 76 (20.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 70 (18.47%) Unix
13 70 (18.47%) VMware
14 68 (17.94%) SQL Server
15 67 (17.68%) Cisco
16 66 (17.41%) Linux
17 64 (16.89%) MS Excel
17 64 (16.89%) Windows Server 2012
18 63 (16.62%) Project Management
19 61 (16.09%) Firewall
20 59 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
21 57 (15.04%) DNS
22 56 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
23 49 (12.93%) JavaScript
24 48 (12.66%) CA
25 47 (12.40%) DHCP
25 47 (12.40%) Migration
26 44 (11.61%) Citrix

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 85 (22.43%) OpenStack
2 42 (11.08%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.33%) MS Exchange
4 14 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (3.17%) Apache
5 12 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (2.64%) Skype for Business
8 9 (2.37%) MQSeries
8 9 (2.37%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (2.11%) IIS
9 8 (2.11%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 6 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.58%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.32%) CICS
11 5 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 64 (16.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.90%) MS Office
3 9 (2.37%) MS Project
4 4 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.90%) Summit
2 4 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.79%) Hi Portfolio
4 2 (0.53%) assyst
4 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.26%) Exstream
5 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.26%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.01%) Office 365
2 9 (2.37%) SaaS
3 3 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.26%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 100 (26.39%) SAN
2 61 (16.09%) Firewall
3 57 (15.04%) DNS
4 47 (12.40%) DHCP
5 29 (7.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 29 (7.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 27 (7.12%) Network Security
6 27 (7.12%) TCP/IP
7 22 (5.80%) HTTP
8 21 (5.54%) Internet
9 18 (4.75%) HTTPS
10 17 (4.49%) SSL
11 16 (4.22%) NAS
11 16 (4.22%) SNMP
12 15 (3.96%) WAN
13 14 (3.69%) iSCSI
14 11 (2.90%) FTP
15 8 (2.11%) Extranet
15 8 (2.11%) Skype
15 8 (2.11%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (17.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.11%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.32%) DB2
4 5 (1.32%) MySQL
4 5 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.79%) Base SAS
6 3 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.26%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (4.75%) HP UFT
2 16 (4.22%) LoadRunner
3 13 (3.43%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.64%) ClearCase
4 10 (2.64%) JIRA
5 8 (2.11%) XMLSpy
6 7 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.79%) Ant
7 3 (0.79%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.79%) Maven
7 3 (0.79%) Subversion
8 2 (0.53%) JMeter
8 2 (0.53%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.26%) Build Forge
9 1 (0.26%) Checkstyle
9 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.26%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.26%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 80 (21.11%) Finance
2 18 (4.75%) Banking
3 17 (4.49%) Retail
4 4 (1.06%) Back Office
4 4 (1.06%) Billing
4 4 (1.06%) French Language
4 4 (1.06%) German Language
4 4 (1.06%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.53%) Law
6 2 (0.53%) Legal
6 2 (0.53%) Marketing
6 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.26%) Electronics
7 1 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (11.61%) Network Engineer
2 39 (10.29%) Analyst
3 28 (7.39%) Test Analyst
4 23 (6.07%) Architect
5 16 (4.22%) Consultant
5 16 (4.22%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 13 (3.43%) Administrator
6 13 (3.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (3.17%) Applications Support
7 12 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (3.17%) Storage Engineer
8 11 (2.90%) Wintel Engineer
9 10 (2.64%) Build Engineer
9 10 (2.64%) Tester
10 9 (2.37%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (2.11%) Engagement Manager
11 8 (2.11%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (2.11%) Storage Consultant
12 7 (1.85%) Automation Tester
13 6 (1.58%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.50%) .NET
2 29 (7.65%) Middleware
3 27 (7.12%) HTML
4 23 (6.07%) XML
5 20 (5.28%) ASP.NET
6 15 (3.96%) Regular Expression
6 15 (3.96%) XSLT
7 14 (3.69%) CSS
8 12 (3.17%) JSON
9 9 (2.37%) Web Services
10 8 (2.11%) EDI
10 8 (2.11%) JMS
10 8 (2.11%) REST
10 8 (2.11%) SOAP
10 8 (2.11%) WSDL
10 8 (2.11%) XSD
10 8 (2.11%) XSL
11 7 (1.85%) jQuery
12 5 (1.32%) LAMP
13 4 (1.06%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.28%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.69%) Replication
5 12 (3.17%) Clustering
6 11 (2.90%) CMDB
6 11 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.90%) Public Cloud
7 10 (2.64%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.37%) PKI
8 9 (2.37%) Virtual Team
9 8 (2.11%) DataPower
9 8 (2.11%) SWIFT
10 7 (1.85%) PMI
11 5 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (1.32%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.06%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.06%) HP Storage
12 4 (1.06%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 121 (31.93%) Windows
2 78 (20.58%) Windows Server
3 76 (20.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (18.47%) Unix
5 66 (17.41%) Linux
6 64 (16.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (10.29%) AIX
8 38 (10.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (7.65%) Solaris
10 25 (6.60%) HPUX
11 19 (5.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (2.64%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.06%) CatOS
14 3 (0.79%) Debian
14 3 (0.79%) SUSE
14 3 (0.79%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.53%) Android
15 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.26%) CentOS
16 1 (0.26%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (33.25%) ITIL
2 63 (16.62%) Project Management
3 47 (12.40%) Migration
4 41 (10.82%) Change Control
4 41 (10.82%) Load Balancing
5 32 (8.44%) ITIL V3
6 27 (7.12%) Risk Management
7 26 (6.86%) Service Management
7 26 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (6.07%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (6.07%) Test Scripting
9 21 (5.54%) Change Management
9 21 (5.54%) High Availability
9 21 (5.54%) Release Management
10 20 (5.28%) Service Delivery
10 20 (5.28%) Unit Testing
11 19 (5.01%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (5.01%) Network Management
12 17 (4.49%) Functional Testing
12 17 (4.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 109 (28.76%) SQL
2 93 (24.54%) PowerShell
3 49 (12.93%) JavaScript
4 38 (10.03%) Java
5 31 (8.18%) VBScript
6 26 (6.86%) Perl
7 24 (6.33%) Python
8 21 (5.54%) C#
9 19 (5.01%) VB
10 17 (4.49%) Korn
11 12 (3.17%) Jython
12 10 (2.64%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.64%) Bourne shell
13 9 (2.37%) C
14 8 (2.11%) PHP
14 8 (2.11%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.58%) C-shell
16 5 (1.32%) COBOL
17 3 (0.79%) C++
17 3 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 171 (45.12%) Security Cleared
2 138 (36.41%) SC Cleared
3 59 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (10.82%) Degree
5 37 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (7.92%) CCNA
7 26 (6.86%) CCNP
7 26 (6.86%) MCSA
8 22 (5.80%) ISEB
8 22 (5.80%) ISTQB
9 18 (4.75%) MCSE
10 17 (4.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 17 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (4.22%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (2.90%) PMI Certification
14 10 (2.64%) DV Cleared
15 7 (1.85%) PMP
16 6 (1.58%) MCP
17 5 (1.32%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.22%) JSP 440
2 12 (3.17%) SLA
3 8 (2.11%) HL7
3 8 (2.11%) SEPA
4 5 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 78 (20.58%) Active Directory
2 56 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (9.50%) vSphere
4 26 (6.86%) Hyper-V
5 16 (4.22%) Terminal Services
6 15 (3.96%) XenApp
7 8 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (1.85%) Firmware
8 7 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.58%) Samba
10 5 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.06%) SRDF
11 4 (1.06%) vCloud
11 4 (1.06%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.79%) Veritas File System
13 2 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.26%) Brightmail
14 1 (0.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 35 (9.23%) SCCM
2 32 (8.44%) HP Quality Center
3 28 (7.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 15 (3.96%) SCOM
5 14 (3.69%) CA Spectrum
5 14 (3.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 13 (3.43%) BladeLogic
7 12 (3.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 12 (3.17%) Puppet
7 12 (3.17%) SCOrch
8 11 (2.90%) HP SiteScope
9 10 (2.64%) Microsoft Clustering
9 10 (2.64%) Netcool
9 10 (2.64%) Tivoli
10 9 (2.37%) NetBackup
11 8 (2.11%) WSUS
12 6 (1.58%) EMC NetWorker
13 5 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
13 5 (1.32%) SCVMM
14 4 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 145 (38.26%) Microsoft
2 70 (18.47%) VMware
3 67 (17.68%) Cisco
4 48 (12.66%) CA
5 44 (11.61%) Citrix
5 44 (11.61%) Oracle
6 37 (9.76%) CheckPoint
7 35 (9.23%) F5
7 35 (9.23%) IBM
7 35 (9.23%) Juniper
8 32 (8.44%) Red Hat
9 30 (7.92%) Fortinet
10 29 (7.65%) TippingPoint
11 18 (4.75%) EMC
12 17 (4.49%) Altiris
12 17 (4.49%) Remedy
13 15 (3.96%) Dell
14 14 (3.69%) 3PAR
15 12 (3.17%) BMC
15 12 (3.17%) SunGard
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