The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 49 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing HP 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.06% 0.24% 2.93%
As % of the Vendors category 2.21% 0.45% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£650 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.67% +12.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £326 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.37% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.19 - £14.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.20
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
HP
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
181 222 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 48.01% 52.36% 57.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 164 42
Average daily rate £425 £328 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% +5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 £413 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 18
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £32.60 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

HP
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - - - - 1
HP
South West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (58.33%) Citrix
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) OpenView
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) PKI
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (25.00%) SCOM
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Network Management
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) NHS
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) WFM
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (8.33%) Retail

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) WFM
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) OpenView
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
1 3 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Dell