The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 21 April 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.

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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 5 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing HP 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 14.29% 1.35% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 19.23% 3.33% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £490 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.70% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.20
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Vendors Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 74.29% 40.54% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 5
Average daily rate £375 £260 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (20.00%) SUSE
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Sun
5 1 (20.00%) Atlassian