The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 26 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing HP 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.10% 3.21% 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 9.62% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£555 £253 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+119.80% +44.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.91 £13.75 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+23.00% +0.29%
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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 Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 52 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 47.25% 33.33% 42.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 27 20
Average daily rate £375 £275 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £415 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 5
Average hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £15.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.85% -11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.10 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £20.72 £21.29
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 Staffordshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) HPUX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (28.57%) Exstream
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Document Management
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) QA

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (28.57%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Support
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Integrator
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) CRM Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) HPUX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) Document Management
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) EAI
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Posted: 23 days ago