The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 77 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing HP 36 51 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.80% 2.84% 2.42%
As % of the Vendors category 4.28% 6.90% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £316 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.89% +17.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £230 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £456 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.70% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 6
Average hourly rate £16.72 £10.30 £8.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.33% +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.20
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
HP
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
842 739 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.16% 41.12% 40.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 464 227
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 42
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.39% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.00 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.58 £18.80 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 2015.

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
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 21 April 2015. 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 -12 27 £350 - 14
Bradford -18 6 £413 +52.77%
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - -
Bingley - - - -
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Yorkshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 29 (31.18%) Windows
2 28 (30.11%) VMware
3 27 (29.03%) ITIL
4 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
5 25 (26.88%) Cisco
6 20 (21.51%) UNIX
7 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (19.35%) Oracle
8 18 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (18.28%) Solaris
9 17 (18.28%) Finance
10 16 (17.20%) Project Management
11 15 (16.13%) Service Management
11 15 (16.13%) CCNP
11 15 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (15.05%) IBM
12 14 (15.05%) Linux
12 14 (15.05%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (15.05%) F5
13 13 (13.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (13.98%) TippingPoint
13 13 (13.98%) Blue Coat
13 13 (13.98%) BGP
13 13 (13.98%) EIGRP
14 12 (12.90%) Lisp
14 12 (12.90%) Red Hat
14 12 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (12.90%) DNS
14 12 (12.90%) WLAN
14 12 (12.90%) BMC

HP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
1 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.30%) WorkSite
3 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.23%) Lync
4 3 (3.23%) TeamSite
4 3 (3.23%) Tuxedo
4 3 (3.23%) Apache
5 2 (2.15%) SAP EP
5 2 (2.15%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.23%) Exstream
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) SAP SRM
2 2 (2.15%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Office 365
2 3 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.15%) GitHub
4 1 (1.08%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (15.05%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (13.98%) BGP
3 13 (13.98%) EIGRP
4 12 (12.90%) WLAN
4 12 (12.90%) DNS
5 11 (11.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (8.60%) SAN
6 8 (8.60%) LDAP
6 8 (8.60%) Firewall
7 6 (6.45%) MPLS
7 6 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (5.38%) Internet
8 5 (5.38%) DMVPN
8 5 (5.38%) DMZ
9 3 (3.23%) LAN
9 3 (3.23%) NAS
10 2 (2.15%) Intranet
10 2 (2.15%) DHCP
11 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.15%) MySQL
6 2 (2.15%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.15%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.15%) Subversion
2 2 (2.15%) Selenium
2 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.15%) Hudson
2 2 (2.15%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.08%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (18.28%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Retail
4 4 (4.30%) Legal
5 3 (3.23%) Law
5 3 (3.23%) Games
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.08%) Billing
6 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (13.98%) Network Engineer
1 13 (13.98%) Administrator
2 11 (11.83%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (10.75%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.68%) Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 9 (9.68%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (7.53%) Design Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Designer
6 6 (6.45%) Network Designer
7 5 (5.38%) Architect
7 5 (5.38%) Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Customer Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (2.15%) SAP PI
2 2 (2.15%) Web Services
2 2 (2.15%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.15%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.08%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.08%) Middleware
3 1 (1.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) Replication
1 4 (4.30%) Clustering
1 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (3.23%) IBM XIV
3 2 (2.15%) Wiki
3 2 (2.15%) Open Source
3 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.08%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.08%) PKI
4 1 (1.08%) CMDB
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.18%) Windows
2 20 (21.51%) UNIX
3 17 (18.28%) Solaris
4 14 (15.05%) Linux
5 13 (13.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (9.68%) AIX
8 8 (8.60%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (6.45%) Windows XP
10 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.03%) ITIL
2 16 (17.20%) Project Management
3 15 (16.13%) Service Management
4 12 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 9 (9.68%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.53%) Network Design
7 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.53%) Software Licensing
8 6 (6.45%) PRINCE
9 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.38%) Workflow
10 4 (4.30%) ITSM
10 4 (4.30%) CRM
10 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.30%) Change Management
10 4 (4.30%) Business Analysis
10 4 (4.30%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.30%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.90%) Lisp
2 6 (6.45%) SQL
3 3 (3.23%) Java
3 3 (3.23%) PHP
4 2 (2.15%) C#
5 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.08%) VBScript
5 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) CCNP
1 15 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.90%) CCDP
3 9 (9.68%) CCNA
4 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.60%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.23%) MCSE
7 3 (3.23%) MCSA
7 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.08%) ISEB
8 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.08%) Degree
8 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.23%) XenApp
3 3 (3.23%) vSphere
3 3 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.15%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.15%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.08%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) OPNET
2 10 (10.75%) SCCM
3 8 (8.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (8.60%) Tivoli
4 5 (5.38%) OpenView
4 5 (5.38%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (3.23%) SCOM
6 2 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.08%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 28 (30.11%) VMware
2 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
3 25 (26.88%) Cisco
4 18 (19.35%) Oracle
5 14 (15.05%) IBM
5 14 (15.05%) F5
6 13 (13.98%) TippingPoint
6 13 (13.98%) Blue Coat
7 12 (12.90%) BMC
7 12 (12.90%) Red Hat
8 8 (8.60%) Dell
8 8 (8.60%) Citrix
9 5 (5.38%) Motorola
10 4 (4.30%) NetApp
10 4 (4.30%) SAP
10 4 (4.30%) Remedy
11 3 (3.23%) Infor
11 3 (3.23%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.23%) Zerto
11 3 (3.23%) EMC
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