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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 41 42 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs citing HP 7 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.83% 0.94% 5.25%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 2.25% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 14
Average daily rate £325 £256 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -38.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £186 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £325 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £364 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £13.73 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+74.86% -11.45%
HP
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
189 178 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 49.35% 41.88% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 123 98
Average daily rate £363 £375 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £540 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £42.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) IBM XIV
3 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) NetApp
3 4 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 4 (25.00%) Brocade
4 3 (18.75%) Security Management
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) V-Model
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Tandem
5 2 (12.50%) Project Planning

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) BASE24
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Storage Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Break Fix Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Build Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Customer Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) IBM XIV
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (12.50%) Tandem
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
1 3 (18.75%) Security Management
1 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
2 2 (12.50%) V-Model
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) BDD
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (25.00%) Brocade
2 4 (25.00%) NetApp
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) BMC
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy
5 1 (6.25%) Verint