The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 16 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing HP 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 6.32% 2.63% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.76% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.88 £15.75 £13.98
% change year-on-year
-11.90% +12.70%
HP
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 53.68% 39.47% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 8
Average daily rate £400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £375 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

HP
Contract Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Stirlingshire - - - -
HP
Scotland

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (25.00%) ODBC
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) V-Model
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) CA Wily
5 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (12.50%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Deployment Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) V-Model
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (25.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft