The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 22 65 38
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -27
Contract jobs citing HP 96 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.14% 1.73% 4.00%
As % of the Vendors category 14.61% 3.49% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 8 34
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £220 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 8
Average hourly rate £15.75 £135.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.33% +601.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £135.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.97 £135.00 £19.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £13.88
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +17.11%
HP
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
657 631 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.85% 49.65% 52.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 337 354
Average daily rate £388 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 53
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £31.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Surrey region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

HP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Leatherhead - 51 £400 - 1
Guildford - 9 £520 -
Redhill - 5 £413 -
Reigate - 3 £400 - 2
Staines +4 2 - -
Epsom - 2 £351 -
Woking -4 1 £310 - 1
Thames Ditton - 1 - -
Whyteleafe - 1 - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 79 (53.02%) Security Cleared
2 78 (52.35%) SC Cleared
3 70 (46.98%) HP Quality Center
4 65 (43.62%) XML
5 62 (41.61%) SQL
6 59 (39.60%) Test Management
7 49 (32.89%) Use Case
8 45 (30.20%) ISTQB
9 44 (29.53%) SoapUI
10 41 (27.52%) XML Messaging
10 41 (27.52%) SOAP
11 38 (25.50%) UNIX
12 37 (24.83%) Windows
12 37 (24.83%) PL/SQL
13 35 (23.49%) Telecoms
14 31 (20.81%) Perl
15 30 (20.13%) Oracle
16 24 (16.11%) TCP/IP
16 24 (16.11%) Shell Script
16 24 (16.11%) VMware
16 24 (16.11%) Test Scripting
17 22 (14.77%) Test Planning
18 21 (14.09%) System Testing
18 21 (14.09%) Incident Management
19 20 (13.42%) SAN
19 20 (13.42%) Java
20 19 (12.75%) Active Directory
20 19 (12.75%) Oracle Database
21 18 (12.08%) Cisco
22 17 (11.41%) Citrix

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (6.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.03%) Apache
3 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.01%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.34%) IIS
6 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (8.72%) MS Office
2 8 (5.37%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.01%) MS Project
4 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.67%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Optimost
2 2 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.67%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.11%) TCP/IP
2 20 (13.42%) SAN
3 11 (7.38%) DNS
4 8 (5.37%) DHCP
5 6 (4.03%) NAS
6 4 (2.68%) Firewall
6 4 (2.68%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (2.68%) FTP
6 4 (2.68%) WAN
6 4 (2.68%) LAN
6 4 (2.68%) VPN
7 2 (1.34%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.34%) 3G
7 2 (1.34%) LDAP
8 1 (0.67%) Broadband
8 1 (0.67%) VoIP
8 1 (0.67%) SMTP
8 1 (0.67%) HTTP
8 1 (0.67%) MPLS
8 1 (0.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.75%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.36%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.36%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.68%) VoltDB
5 3 (2.01%) MySQL
6 1 (0.67%) DB2
6 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (29.53%) SoapUI
2 11 (7.38%) JMeter
3 10 (6.71%) Selenium
3 10 (6.71%) LoadRunner
4 9 (6.04%) HP UFT
5 8 (5.37%) Subversion
6 6 (4.03%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.03%) TestNG
7 3 (2.01%) JIRA
8 2 (1.34%) WebLOAD
8 2 (1.34%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.34%) Trac
9 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.67%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (23.49%) Telecoms
2 16 (10.74%) Finance
3 5 (3.36%) Marketing
4 4 (2.68%) Banking
5 3 (2.01%) Retail
6 2 (1.34%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.34%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Law
7 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (31.54%) Analyst
2 33 (22.15%) Test Analyst
3 18 (12.08%) Test Manager
4 14 (9.40%) Tester
5 12 (8.05%) Architect
5 12 (8.05%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (8.05%) Test Architect
6 9 (6.04%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (4.70%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.70%) Consultant
8 6 (4.03%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.03%) Administrator
8 6 (4.03%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.36%) Performance Tester
10 4 (2.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (2.68%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (2.68%) Systems Support
10 4 (2.68%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (2.68%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (2.68%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (43.62%) XML
2 41 (27.52%) XML Messaging
2 41 (27.52%) SOAP
3 10 (6.71%) HTML
4 7 (4.70%) Web Services
5 6 (4.03%) CSS
6 3 (2.01%) .NET
7 2 (1.34%) XSD
8 1 (0.67%) CGI
8 1 (0.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.70%) Smart Meter
3 6 (4.03%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.36%) Clustering
5 4 (2.68%) Informatics
6 3 (2.01%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.01%) Replication
6 3 (2.01%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.01%) NHS
6 3 (2.01%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (1.34%) W3C
7 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.34%) CMDB
8 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.67%) iPhone
8 1 (0.67%) iPad
8 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.67%) DTV
8 1 (0.67%) Statistics
8 1 (0.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.50%) UNIX
2 37 (24.83%) Windows
3 12 (8.05%) Windows 7
4 11 (7.38%) Linux
5 8 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.36%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.34%) Solaris
8 2 (1.34%) AIX
8 2 (1.34%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.60%) Test Management
2 49 (32.89%) Use Case
3 24 (16.11%) Test Scripting
4 22 (14.77%) Test Planning
5 21 (14.09%) System Testing
5 21 (14.09%) Incident Management
6 17 (11.41%) Validation
7 16 (10.74%) Security Testing
8 12 (8.05%) Test Automation
9 11 (7.38%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (6.71%) ITIL
11 9 (6.04%) Performance Testing
12 8 (5.37%) Analytics
13 7 (4.70%) SDLC
13 7 (4.70%) SIEM
13 7 (4.70%) Migration
14 6 (4.03%) Automated Testing
15 5 (3.36%) BPEL
15 5 (3.36%) Requirements Management
15 5 (3.36%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 62 (41.61%) SQL
2 37 (24.83%) PL/SQL
3 31 (20.81%) Perl
4 24 (16.11%) Shell Script
5 20 (13.42%) Java
6 11 (7.38%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.36%) VBA
8 4 (2.68%) VBScript
9 3 (2.01%) C
9 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.34%) C#
10 2 (1.34%) VB
11 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 79 (53.02%) Security Cleared
2 78 (52.35%) SC Cleared
3 45 (30.20%) ISTQB
4 10 (6.71%) MCSE
4 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.70%) Degree
6 6 (4.03%) MCP
7 5 (3.36%) ISEB
8 3 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.34%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.34%) CCA
9 2 (1.34%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.34%) MCSA
10 1 (0.67%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) SLA
1 3 (2.01%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) GAMP
System Software
1 19 (12.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.03%) VMware ESX
3 6 (4.03%) XenApp
4 2 (1.34%) XenServer
4 2 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.34%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.67%) iptables
5 1 (0.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (0.67%) Firmware
5 1 (0.67%) Samba
5 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 70 (46.98%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.68%) SCCM
3 3 (2.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.01%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.01%) WebInspect
4 2 (1.34%) WSUS
4 2 (1.34%) SCOM
4 2 (1.34%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.34%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.34%) Ansible
4 2 (1.34%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.67%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.67%) Cacti
5 1 (0.67%) Nagios
5 1 (0.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 30 (20.13%) Oracle
2 24 (16.11%) VMware
3 18 (12.08%) Cisco
4 17 (11.41%) Citrix
5 14 (9.40%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.71%) Dell
7 7 (4.70%) CA
7 7 (4.70%) SolarWinds
7 7 (4.70%) ArcSight
8 6 (4.03%) Juniper
9 5 (3.36%) NetApp
9 5 (3.36%) IBM
9 5 (3.36%) Brocade
9 5 (3.36%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.36%) McAfee
10 4 (2.68%) Websense
10 4 (2.68%) Blue Coat
10 4 (2.68%) Google
10 4 (2.68%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.68%) SAP