The first table below looks at the demand for HP MASE in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP MASE over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Master Accredited Systems Engineer (HP MASE)
Rank 589 572 579
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing HP MASE 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.010% 0.011% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10372 9089 9867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.98% 17.77% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5829 4872 5102
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 499 614
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%

HP MASE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HP MASE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HP MASE
Daily Rate Trend

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

HP MASE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HP MASE
Hourly Rate Trend

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

HP MASE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HP MASE
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP MASE within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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 -4 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
South East - - - -

HP MASE
Top 10 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP MASE 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 MASE.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) LAN

HP MASE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP MASE 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 MASE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR