The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term HP Superdome in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Superdome over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Superdome
Rank 592 544 574
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +30
Contract jobs citing HP Superdome 4 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.056% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate £394 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.50% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £213 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £250 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £250 £390
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -35.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14279 12486 14776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.39% 25.76% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8841 7503 8588
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 566 618 756
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.04 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -14.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.16 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%

HP Superdome
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HP Superdome Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HP Superdome
Daily Rate Trend

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

HP Superdome Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HP Superdome
Hourly Rate Trend

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

HP Superdome Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HP Superdome
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP Superdome 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 Superdome.

1 8 (100.00%) HPUX
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) SAS
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) OLAP
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (25.00%) GWT
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) HP AIS
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) VMS
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery

HP Superdome
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP Superdome 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 Superdome. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) OLAP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) SAS Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SAS BI Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) HP Storage Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) HPUX
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) HP AIS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) 3PAR