The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 8 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing HP 14 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 10.61% 2.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 17.95% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
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Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Vendors Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
78 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 59.09% 48.94% 43.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 19
Average daily rate £400 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £160 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Watford

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Dell
4 6 (28.57%) Migration
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) UNIX
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) LAN
5 5 (23.81%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco
6 4 (19.05%) IBM
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
7 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 3 (14.29%) WebSphere

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) WorkSite
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Lync
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
1 5 (23.81%) WAN
1 5 (23.81%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (14.29%) MPLS
4 2 (9.52%) SMS
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) PPP
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) BGP
5 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.76%) ATM
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) DB2
1 3 (14.29%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Junior
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Junior IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) J2EE
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
1 3 (14.29%) XML
1 3 (14.29%) Flash
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) System Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
4 2 (9.52%) Process Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
4 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (9.52%) XenServer
5 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (4.76%) MOM
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Dell
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) Intel
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) Metastorm
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) Aruba
6 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.76%) Nintex
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Rate: £12.00 - £13.00 per hour
Posted: 21 days ago