The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 4 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 33 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 16 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.33% 5.65% 4.78%
As % of the Vendors category 6.81% 11.49% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £160 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £11.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -10.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
HP
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
235 174 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 48.96% 49.15% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 106 81
Average daily rate £300 £295 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -17.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £195 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Sheffield -14 7 £275 -21.42% 3
Doncaster - 6 £303 -
Barnsley +3 1 £250 +17.64%
HP
Yorkshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) NetApp
4 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) F5
5 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
5 5 (23.81%) CCNP
5 5 (23.81%) Citrix
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (19.05%) LAN
6 4 (19.05%) IBM
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 3 (14.29%) SAN
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) VMware

HP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2007
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 3 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 3 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Junior
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Director
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Solaris
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNP
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenServer
4 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) Unicenter
2 1 (4.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) NetApp
2 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 5 (23.81%) F5
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) IBM
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) CA
7 1 (4.76%) Peregrine
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) AppSense
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy
7 1 (4.76%) Websense