The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 28 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing HP 16 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.18% 3.76% 8.50%
As % of the Vendors category 8.42% 7.69% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Average daily rate
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£344 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.98 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.86% -67.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.24% +8.03%
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South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
190 104 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 49.61% 48.83% 49.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 62 58
Average daily rate £400 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £197 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 20
Average hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.90 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £22.69 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Sheffield region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Sheffield region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) UNIX
3 6 (31.58%) LAN
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
3 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 5 (26.32%) SAN
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) Solaris
5 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (21.05%) CAD
5 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 4 (21.05%) Sun
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) MS Office
7 2 (10.53%) Java
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) Jetty
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) WAN
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) SAN
4 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 2 (10.53%) DHCP
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) DMZ
6 1 (5.26%) BGP
6 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) Gerrit
2 1 (5.26%) FishEye
2 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.26%) Gradle
2 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (5.26%) PhantomJS
2 1 (5.26%) Ant
2 1 (5.26%) PVCS
2 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) JMeter
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) NHS Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Hardware Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Tandem
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) UNIX
4 5 (26.32%) Solaris
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) SUSE
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
8 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (5.26%) CentOS
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) CAD
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) IT Governance
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.26%) vCloud
3 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) IBM
3 4 (21.05%) Sun
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Veritas
5 2 (10.53%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) Websense
6 1 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
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