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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 18 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.05% - 8.14%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% - 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£375 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £13.73
% change year-on-year
+22.80% +3.78%
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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 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 32.43% 52.33% 52.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 23
Average daily rate £465 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.07% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) ODBC
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) CA Wily
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
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 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Deployment Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) ODBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
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 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (25.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft