The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 18 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing HP 23 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.57% 3.79% 6.40%
As % of the Vendors category 13.07% 8.84% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Average daily rate £338 £319 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £236 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.35 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.02% -64.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.20 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.72%
Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
176 147 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.29% 42.86% 55.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 83 70
Average daily rate £302 £360 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.04% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £241 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
HP
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 18 £350 -6.66% 5
Rotherham - 1 - -
HP
Yorkshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (29.73%) VMware
5 9 (24.32%) SAN
6 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
7 7 (18.92%) SQL
7 7 (18.92%) ITIL
8 6 (16.22%) MS Office
8 6 (16.22%) WAN
8 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (13.51%) F5
9 5 (13.51%) MPLS
9 5 (13.51%) CheckPoint
9 5 (13.51%) Cisco
9 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
10 4 (10.81%) IBM
10 4 (10.81%) UNIX
10 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
10 4 (10.81%) Firmware
10 4 (10.81%) XenServer
10 4 (10.81%) Veeam
10 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
10 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (10.81%) SCDPM
10 4 (10.81%) Brocade
10 4 (10.81%) Network Security
10 4 (10.81%) Problem Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) SAN
2 6 (16.22%) WAN
3 5 (13.51%) MPLS
4 4 (10.81%) Network Security
5 3 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (8.11%) FWSM
6 2 (5.41%) DNS
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.70%) PABX
7 1 (2.70%) Firewall
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
7 1 (2.70%) DHCP
7 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (2.70%) French Language
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Build Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Storage Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
5 4 (10.81%) UNIX
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) CentOS
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.11%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) VMS
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Validation
4 2 (5.41%) Data Management
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Release Management
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) MCITP
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) MCSE
1 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.81%) XenServer
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCDPM
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.70%) Foglight
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) F5
3 5 (13.51%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.81%) Veeam
4 4 (10.81%) Brocade
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle
5 3 (8.11%) EMC
5 3 (8.11%) NetApp
6 2 (5.41%) Sun
7 1 (2.70%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (2.70%) Aruba
7 1 (2.70%) Toshiba
7 1 (2.70%) BT
7 1 (2.70%) BMC
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Rate: £9 - £11 per hour
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