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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 40 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing HP 11 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.59% 3.28% 6.35%
As % of the Vendors category 5.14% 7.28% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate
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£180 £213 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £131 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £303 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £12.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -19.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.91 £13.75 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+23.00% +0.29%
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
214 151 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.35% 45.07% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 97 60
Average daily rate £300 £283 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -20.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £184 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 13
Average hourly rate £16.25 £13.25 £12.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +6.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 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 29 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
Doncaster - 6 £303 -
Sheffield -10 3 £140 -35.63% 4
Barnsley +4 1 £225 +5.88%
HP
Yorkshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 9 (42.86%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) NetApp
4 7 (33.33%) WAN
4 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) CCNP
6 5 (23.81%) Citrix
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
6 5 (23.81%) F5
6 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
7 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (19.05%) LAN
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) IBM
7 4 (19.05%) DHCP
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) MS Office
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
8 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (14.29%) SAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) SAN
5 3 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 3 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Server Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Director
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNP
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) MCTS
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenServer
3 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) Unicenter
2 1 (4.76%) OpenView
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) NetApp
1 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
3 5 (23.81%) F5
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Peregrine
6 1 (4.76%) CA
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) AppSense
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) Websense