The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP 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 Vendors for the Uxbridge region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 22 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing HP 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.42% 0.87% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% 1.61% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £405 £575 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.56% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
Vendors Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 62 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 53.90% 53.91% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 51 39
Average daily rate £325 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +5.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £305 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £599 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £16.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% -40.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
HP
London

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Uxbridge region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Uxbridge region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Compaq
3 2 (40.00%) Intel
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Xen
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (20.00%) KVM
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Xen
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) KVM
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Compaq
3 2 (40.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec