The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Compaq products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Compaq over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Compaq.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compaq
Rank 546 537 559
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Contract jobs citing Compaq 26 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.057% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 18
Average daily rate
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£125 £245 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.97% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £176 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £373 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 £210 £269
% change year-on-year
-47.61% -21.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Average hourly rate £19.93 £23.50 £23.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.21% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.87 £15.90 £19.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.99 £27.70 £28.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £23.69
% change year-on-year
- -15.56%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24237 23956 27028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.66% 47.11% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13465 12978 13603
Average daily rate £379 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.19% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1061 1209 1385
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

Compaq
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Compaq within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Compaq Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Compaq
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Compaq within the UK.

Compaq Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Compaq
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Compaq within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Compaq Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Compaq
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Compaq within the UK.

Compaq Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Compaq
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Compaq within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
England -16 19 £236 +9.53%
London +16 8 £165 -52.85%
Scotland -10 5 £110 -60.00%
Aberdeen - 5 £110 -
South East -8 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
City of London +22 1 - -
Surrey - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Camberley - - - -

Compaq
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Compaq 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 Compaq.

1 47 (97.92%) HP
2 46 (95.83%) Windows
3 37 (77.08%) Microsoft
4 36 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 32 (66.67%) Dell
6 30 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (62.50%) VMware
6 30 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (45.83%) DNS
7 22 (45.83%) Citrix
7 22 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (41.67%) DHCP
8 20 (41.67%) XenDesktop
9 18 (37.50%) MS Office
9 18 (37.50%) vSphere
10 17 (35.42%) ITIL
10 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (33.33%) MCSE
11 16 (33.33%) XenApp
11 16 (33.33%) XenServer
11 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
12 15 (31.25%) Windows XP
13 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
15 10 (20.83%) Clustering
16 9 (18.75%) C
16 9 (18.75%) UNIX
16 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
17 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
17 8 (16.67%) VPN

Compaq
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Compaq 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 Compaq. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (37.50%) MS Office
2 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (45.83%) DNS
2 20 (41.67%) DHCP
3 8 (16.67%) VPN
3 8 (16.67%) SAN
4 6 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (10.42%) Wireless
5 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.25%) LAN
6 3 (6.25%) WAN
6 3 (6.25%) Firewall
7 1 (2.08%) ISDN
7 1 (2.08%) SSL
7 1 (2.08%) KiloStream
7 1 (2.08%) MegaStream
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.08%) FCoE
7 1 (2.08%) OSPF
7 1 (2.08%) BGP
7 1 (2.08%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Ingres
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.25%) Legal
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
2 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Local Government
2 2 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Desktop Support
2 10 (20.83%) Server Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Server Support
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Clustering
2 5 (10.42%) PDA
2 5 (10.42%) HACMP
3 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (95.83%) Windows
2 30 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 30 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 15 (31.25%) Windows XP
5 9 (18.75%) UNIX
6 7 (14.58%) Linux
7 6 (12.50%) AIX
7 6 (12.50%) HPUX
7 6 (12.50%) Solaris
8 5 (10.42%) Windows NT
8 5 (10.42%) NetWare
9 4 (8.33%) Windows 2000
10 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) ITIL
2 4 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (4.17%) Document Management
3 2 (4.17%) ERP
3 2 (4.17%) Fund Management
3 2 (4.17%) Wealth Management
3 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.17%) Business Transformation
3 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (2.08%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE
4 1 (2.08%) Project Management
4 1 (2.08%) Practice Management
4 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.08%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (2.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) C
2 6 (12.50%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) Perl
2 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 6 (12.50%) Korn
2 6 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.42%) C++
4 3 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (4.17%) VB
5 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.08%) Python
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (33.33%) MCSE
3 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (41.67%) XenDesktop
4 18 (37.50%) vSphere
5 16 (33.33%) XenApp
5 16 (33.33%) XenServer
6 5 (10.42%) GPFS
7 3 (6.25%) ISA Server
8 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
9 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) SCCM
2 6 (12.50%) Tivoli
3 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.17%) AppManager
Vendors
1 47 (97.92%) HP
2 37 (77.08%) Microsoft
3 32 (66.67%) Dell
4 30 (62.50%) VMware
5 22 (45.83%) Citrix
6 8 (16.67%) IBM
7 7 (14.58%) EMC
8 6 (12.50%) Hitachi
9 5 (10.42%) Veritas
9 5 (10.42%) Cisco
9 5 (10.42%) ServiceNow
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle
11 2 (4.17%) Symantec
11 2 (4.17%) NetApp
11 2 (4.17%) Open Text
11 2 (4.17%) AppSense
11 2 (4.17%) LANDesk
11 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.17%) Aruba
11 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
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