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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 20 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP 2 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 2.41% - 8.55%
As % of the Vendors category 8.70% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate
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£375 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £328 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +0.29%
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
23 41 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 27.71% 53.95% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 33
Average daily rate £425 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
3 3 (37.50%) CA Wily
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (25.00%) ODBC
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%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) V-Model
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) FileNet
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
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 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Test Leader
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Deployment Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ODBC
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) V-Model
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) CA Wily
2 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft