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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 20 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 1.41% - 7.41%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
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
24 42 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 33.80% 46.15% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 13
Average daily rate £465 £441 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +6.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) CA Wily

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft