The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Compaq products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Compaq over the 3 months to 28 May 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 Compaq.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compaq
Rank 137 148 113
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -35
Contract jobs citing Compaq 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% 0.033% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% 0.077% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£140 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £255 £233
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £32.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-48.18% +62.35%
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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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1160 1301 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.54% 43.01% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 858 520
Average daily rate £363 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 75 54
Average hourly rate £20.19 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.34% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Compaq
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Compaq Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Compaq
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Compaq Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Compaq
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Compaq Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Compaq
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Compaq within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Devon -4 1 £140 -
Compaq
England

Compaq
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Compaq 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 Compaq.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7

Compaq
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Compaq 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 Compaq. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware