The table below looks at the statistics for HP APS in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP APS over the 3 months to 3 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Accredited Platform Specialist (HP APS)
Rank 611 - 552
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP APS 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.019% - 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£293 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10437 10204 8844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.69% 19.28% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6117 5810 4731
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 464 498
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.94 £44.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

HP APS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HP APS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HP APS
Daily Rate Trend

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

HP APS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HP APS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

HP APS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HP APS
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP APS within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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
London - 2 £293 -
City of London - 2 £293 -
England - 2 £293 - 1

HP APS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP APS 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 APS.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) BMC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Teradata
2 3 (75.00%) Netezza
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) LAN

HP APS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP APS 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 APS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) BMC
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) Teradata
2 3 (75.00%) Netezza
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Dell