The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ProCurve products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProCurve over the 3 months to 2 September 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 HP ProCurve.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ProCurve
Rank 270 254 238
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs citing ProCurve 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.050% 0.011% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.023% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£319 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £261 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -34.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £44.49
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4788 4339 4274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.76% 46.67% 48.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2746 2252 2159
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 246 264
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ProCurve Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ProCurve
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ProCurve Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ProCurve
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ProCurve Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ProCurve
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProCurve within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
Berkshire - 3 - -
East Sussex - 1 £325 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £313 -
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England

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve.

1 11 (100.00%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) VLAN
4 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (54.55%) SCCM
4 6 (54.55%) XenApp
4 6 (54.55%) vSphere
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) SAN
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) 3PAR
6 4 (36.36%) Brocade
6 4 (36.36%) Aerohive Networks
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
1 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (36.36%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) VLAN
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (27.27%) SNMP
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (18.18%) OSPF
6 2 (18.18%) BGP
6 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
6 2 (18.18%) IGRP
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) HP Storage
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) Windows CE
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) XenApp
1 6 (54.55%) vSphere
2 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (27.27%) Samba
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Brocade
3 4 (36.36%) 3PAR
3 4 (36.36%) Aerohive Networks
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Meru Networks
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 2 (18.18%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (18.18%) CODA
5 2 (18.18%) Sage
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) EMC
6 1 (9.09%) Apple
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (9.09%) Google