The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 41 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 5 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.21% 5.35% 5.97%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 12.31% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 14
Average daily rate
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£256 £413 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £296 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £543 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £336
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.80% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.68 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-11.77% +12.72%
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Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
187 130 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 45.17% 43.48% 44.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 100 125
Average daily rate £375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £502 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 8
Average hourly rate £22.69 £19.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.87% -6.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.06 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £25.00 £36.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) BASE24
3 5 (33.33%) Tandem
4 4 (26.67%) NonStop SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) McAfee
5 3 (20.00%) Sophos
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) MPLS
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) CMS

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.67%) ATM
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) NonStop SQL
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Tandem
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Content Management
2 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) McAfee
1 3 (20.00%) Sophos
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Avaya
2 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle