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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 25 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing HP 8 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.10% 7.38% 5.99%
As % of the Vendors category 7.41% 15.00% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £332 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.44% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Average hourly rate £15.73 £10.00 £11.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.25% -11.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +5.83%
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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
108 120 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 41.86% 49.18% 41.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 66 29
Average daily rate £315 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 12
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.60 £9.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.07 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) SAN
4 5 (23.81%) CCNP
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (23.81%) BGP
4 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 5 (23.81%) Capacity Management
5 4 (19.05%) F5
5 4 (19.05%) Brocade
5 4 (19.05%) ITSM
5 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) AIX
5 4 (19.05%) HPUX
5 4 (19.05%) DNS
5 4 (19.05%) Sun
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
6 3 (14.29%) LAN
6 3 (14.29%) RIP
6 3 (14.29%) MS Office
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) Firmware
6 3 (14.29%) CA
6 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 3 (14.29%) Management Information System

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) EIGRP
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) BGP
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) RIP
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) MPLS
4 3 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (9.52%) TACACS
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Director
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) e-Health
1 3 (14.29%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) AIX
2 4 (19.05%) HPUX
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Capacity Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITSM
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Network Management
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Fault Management
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Firmware
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (9.52%) OpenView
3 1 (4.76%) OVSD
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) F5
2 4 (19.05%) Brocade
2 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (19.05%) Sun
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) CA
3 3 (14.29%) ProCurve
3 3 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 2 (9.52%) BT
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) AppSense
5 1 (4.76%) TippingPoint
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