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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 35 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing HP 10 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.28% 2.05% 6.96%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 4.46% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 14
Average daily rate
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£470 £475 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +37.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £191 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £515 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.03% +10.34%
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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
184 157 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 42.01% 45.91% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 106 114
Average daily rate £450 £425 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 8
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.71 £12.15 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £22.50 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Performance Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
5 7 (36.84%) Empirix
5 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco IPCC
5 7 (36.84%) IVR
5 7 (36.84%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (36.84%) IP Telephony
5 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
5 7 (36.84%) Genesys
5 7 (36.84%) Siemens
5 7 (36.84%) Verint
5 7 (36.84%) System Testing
5 7 (36.84%) WFM
5 7 (36.84%) Matrix Management
6 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (15.79%) McAfee
7 3 (15.79%) Sophos
7 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) IP Telephony
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.53%) JMeter
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Test Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) UAT Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) UAT Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) UAT Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
1 2 (10.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) IVR
2 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.26%) Tandem
3 1 (5.26%) iSeries
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) EFT
3 1 (5.26%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (52.63%) Performance Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
2 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
3 7 (36.84%) WFM
3 7 (36.84%) Matrix Management
3 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (36.84%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (36.84%) System Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) C++
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
1 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9002
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Genesys
1 7 (36.84%) Empirix
1 7 (36.84%) Siemens
1 7 (36.84%) Verint
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) McAfee
3 3 (15.79%) Sophos
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Capita
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Brocade
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
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