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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 15 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 1.75% - 2.38%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.24% +8.03%
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
20 52 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 35.09% 46.85% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 8
Average daily rate £450 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £368 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) CA Wily
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Banking

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle