The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 West Yorkshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 53 38 65
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +27
Contract jobs citing HP 42 67 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.52% 4.43% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 6.08% 9.67% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 25
Average daily rate
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£325 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £212 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £445 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Average hourly rate £10.30 £11.35 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% -12.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -1.69%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
691 693 882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.40% 45.83% 47.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 342 451
Average daily rate £338 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £199 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 46
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
HP
Yorkshire

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 27 £325 - 13
Bradford +7 8 £250 -29.07% 1
Wakefield - 2 - -
Halifax -15 1 - -
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HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 41 (42.27%) Windows
2 36 (37.11%) VMware
3 29 (29.90%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
5 26 (26.80%) Cisco
6 25 (25.77%) SQL
7 19 (19.59%) MS Exchange
8 18 (18.56%) Finance
9 16 (16.49%) QuickTest Pro
9 16 (16.49%) vSphere
10 14 (14.43%) Hyper-V
11 13 (13.40%) Retail
11 13 (13.40%) EMC
11 13 (13.40%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (13.40%) BMC
12 12 (12.37%) Oracle
12 12 (12.37%) ITIL
12 12 (12.37%) Firewall
12 12 (12.37%) ISTQB
13 11 (11.34%) Banking
13 11 (11.34%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (11.34%) High Availability
13 11 (11.34%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (11.34%) SAN
13 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
13 11 (11.34%) WLAN
13 11 (11.34%) NetApp
13 11 (11.34%) CCNP
13 11 (11.34%) VPN
14 10 (10.31%) Cisco ASA

HP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 19 (19.59%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.25%) Lync
3 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.12%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.06%) WorkSite
5 2 (2.06%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) SAP CRM
1 6 (6.19%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (4.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.37%) Firewall
2 11 (11.34%) SAN
2 11 (11.34%) WLAN
2 11 (11.34%) VPN
3 10 (10.31%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.28%) Wireless
5 8 (8.25%) IPsec
5 8 (8.25%) MPLS
6 5 (5.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (5.15%) BGP
6 5 (5.15%) EIGRP
6 5 (5.15%) DMZ
7 4 (4.12%) LAN
8 3 (3.09%) WAN
8 3 (3.09%) DNS
9 2 (2.06%) DHCP
9 2 (2.06%) DMVPN
9 2 (2.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (2.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.28%) MySQL
3 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.06%) IDOL
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (16.49%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (4.12%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.06%) JMeter
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.03%) JIRA
4 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (18.56%) Finance
2 13 (13.40%) Retail
3 11 (11.34%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (22.68%) Analyst
2 18 (18.56%) Test Analyst
3 11 (11.34%) Network Engineer
4 9 (9.28%) Administrator
5 6 (6.19%) Storage Administrator
6 5 (5.15%) Functional Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Functional Test Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Consultant
7 4 (4.12%) Network Specialist
8 3 (3.09%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.09%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Architect
8 3 (3.09%) Tester
8 3 (3.09%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.06%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.06%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (2.06%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.06%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) XMPP
2 4 (4.12%) SAP Basis
3 2 (2.06%) SOAP
3 2 (2.06%) Web Services
3 2 (2.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.03%) WCF
4 1 (1.03%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.06%) NHS
1 2 (2.06%) Replication
1 2 (2.06%) Clustering
2 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.03%) Statistics
2 1 (1.03%) Open Source
2 1 (1.03%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.03%) iPad
2 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.03%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (42.27%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.19%) Linux
4 6 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.19%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.12%) UNIX
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.03%) HPUX
6 1 (1.03%) Solaris
6 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.37%) ITIL
2 11 (11.34%) High Availability
2 11 (11.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.28%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (8.25%) Master Data Management
4 8 (8.25%) Data Management
4 8 (8.25%) Network Design
5 6 (6.19%) CRM
6 5 (5.15%) Release Management
6 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.12%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.09%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.09%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.09%) Migration
8 3 (3.09%) Service Management
9 2 (2.06%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.06%) SOA
9 2 (2.06%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.06%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.77%) SQL
2 5 (5.15%) Lisp
3 2 (2.06%) Java
3 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.03%) JCL
4 1 (1.03%) Perl
4 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.03%) C
4 1 (1.03%) C#
4 1 (1.03%) C++
4 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.37%) ISTQB
3 11 (11.34%) CCNP
4 7 (7.22%) CCDP
5 5 (5.15%) CCNA
6 4 (4.12%) SAP Certification
7 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) MCITP
8 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) MCSE
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 9002
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (16.49%) vSphere
2 14 (14.43%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.34%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (8.25%) Xen
6 7 (7.22%) Active Directory
7 4 (4.12%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 29 (29.90%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (8.25%) HP Data Protector
3 7 (7.22%) SCOM
4 6 (6.19%) ServiceCenter
5 5 (5.15%) SCCM
5 5 (5.15%) OPNET
6 2 (2.06%) OpenView
6 2 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.06%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.03%) OVSD
7 1 (1.03%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.03%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.03%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.03%) Puppet
7 1 (1.03%) Nagios
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (37.11%) VMware
2 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
3 26 (26.80%) Cisco
4 13 (13.40%) EMC
4 13 (13.40%) BMC
5 12 (12.37%) Oracle
6 11 (11.34%) NetApp
7 10 (10.31%) TippingPoint
8 7 (7.22%) Brocade
8 7 (7.22%) 3PAR
8 7 (7.22%) IBM
8 7 (7.22%) CommVault
8 7 (7.22%) Citrix
9 6 (6.19%) SAP
10 5 (5.15%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.15%) F5
11 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
11 4 (4.12%) Remedy
12 3 (3.09%) Dell
13 2 (2.06%) Motorola
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