The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank - 13 19
Contract jobs citing HP 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 5.63% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category - 15.38% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £325 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £364 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £13.73 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+74.86% -11.45%
HP
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 40.63% 36.62% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 6
Average daily rate £385 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

HP
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

HP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

HP
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) AIX Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) AIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) HPUX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat