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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 54 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing HP 53 32 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.95% 2.42% 2.54%
As % of the Vendors category 7.16% 6.06% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 19
Average daily rate £331 £268 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.87% -10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £168 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £430 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 1
Average hourly rate £10.30 £8.76 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.20 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
740 528 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.25% 39.94% 42.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 228 331
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 31
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.76 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £34.00 £21.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 27 £350 - 10
Bradford +4 9 £270 -18.18% 2
Halifax -2 4 £290 +16.00%
Huddersfield -4 1 £375 - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
Mirfield - - - -
HP
Yorkshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 38 (45.78%) Windows
2 27 (32.53%) HP Quality Center
3 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
4 22 (26.51%) Oracle
5 21 (25.30%) VMware
6 18 (21.69%) SQL
7 16 (19.28%) Finance
8 14 (16.87%) MS Exchange
8 14 (16.87%) Cisco
9 13 (15.66%) EMC
10 12 (14.46%) Hyper-V
10 12 (14.46%) vSphere
11 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
11 11 (13.25%) Banking
12 10 (12.05%) SAP
12 10 (12.05%) IBM
12 10 (12.05%) QuickTest Pro
12 10 (12.05%) Mobile Device Management
13 9 (10.84%) LoadRunner
13 9 (10.84%) MySQL
14 8 (9.64%) ITIL
14 8 (9.64%) NetApp
14 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
14 8 (9.64%) VPN
14 8 (9.64%) Data Management
14 8 (9.64%) Wireless
14 8 (9.64%) IPsec
14 8 (9.64%) Firewall
14 8 (9.64%) MPLS
14 8 (9.64%) Master Data Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (16.87%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.64%) Lync
3 6 (7.23%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.82%) NetWeaver
6 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) SAP CRM
1 6 (7.23%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (3.61%) SAP SD
2 3 (3.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
1 8 (9.64%) VPN
1 8 (9.64%) MPLS
1 8 (9.64%) Firewall
1 8 (9.64%) Wireless
1 8 (9.64%) IPsec
2 7 (8.43%) SAN
3 4 (4.82%) LAN
3 4 (4.82%) WAN
4 3 (3.61%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) HTTP
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.84%) MySQL
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (10.84%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.41%) JMeter
3 2 (2.41%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Banking
3 6 (7.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (20.48%) Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Test Analyst
3 8 (9.64%) Consultant
3 8 (9.64%) Administrator
4 5 (6.02%) Test Manager
4 5 (6.02%) Tester
5 4 (4.82%) Network Engineer
5 4 (4.82%) Performance Tester
6 3 (3.61%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.61%) Project Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) SAP EDI Consultant
7 2 (2.41%) Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) SOA Consultant
7 2 (2.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (2.41%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (2.41%) Hardware Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) XMPP
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (6.02%) Middleware
3 4 (4.82%) SAP Basis
4 3 (3.61%) EDI
4 3 (3.61%) .NET
4 3 (3.61%) SOAP
5 2 (2.41%) XML
6 1 (1.20%) WCF
6 1 (1.20%) Web Services
6 1 (1.20%) JDBC
6 1 (1.20%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) Clustering
2 2 (2.41%) FMCG
2 2 (2.41%) iPad
2 2 (2.41%) NHS
3 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.20%) Open Source
3 1 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (45.78%) Windows
2 8 (9.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (8.43%) AIX
3 7 (8.43%) Linux
3 7 (8.43%) UNIX
4 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.61%) HPUX
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.05%) Mobile Device Management
2 8 (9.64%) Master Data Management
2 8 (9.64%) ITIL
2 8 (9.64%) Data Management
3 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.43%) High Availability
4 6 (7.23%) Performance Testing
4 6 (7.23%) CRM
4 6 (7.23%) SOA
4 6 (7.23%) Migration
5 5 (6.02%) BPEL
5 5 (6.02%) Test Scripting
5 5 (6.02%) Release Management
6 4 (4.82%) TOGAF
6 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.61%) Information Security
7 3 (3.61%) ITSM
7 3 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.61%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.61%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) C
2 2 (2.41%) Java
3 1 (1.20%) Perl
3 1 (1.20%) C#
3 1 (1.20%) C++
3 1 (1.20%) VBScript
3 1 (1.20%) VB
3 1 (1.20%) Python
3 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.82%) CCNA
2 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.82%) SAP Certification
3 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) CCNP
4 1 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO 9002
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Hyper-V
1 12 (14.46%) vSphere
2 8 (9.64%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (9.64%) Xen
3 5 (6.02%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 27 (32.53%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (7.23%) ServiceCenter
3 5 (6.02%) SCOM
4 4 (4.82%) SCCM
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (2.41%) OpenView
6 2 (2.41%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.41%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.20%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.51%) Oracle
3 21 (25.30%) VMware
4 14 (16.87%) Cisco
5 13 (15.66%) EMC
6 10 (12.05%) IBM
6 10 (12.05%) SAP
7 8 (9.64%) NetApp
8 4 (4.82%) Citrix
9 3 (3.61%) Dell
9 3 (3.61%) Remedy
10 2 (2.41%) McAfee
10 2 (2.41%) JD Edwards
10 2 (2.41%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.41%) BMC
10 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.20%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.20%) Capita
11 1 (1.20%) Brocade
11 1 (1.20%) CommVault
West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £9.5 per hour
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Huddersfield
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 28 days ago