The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 53 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Contract jobs citing HP 9 17 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.25% 3.33% 6.92%
As % of the Vendors category 3.02% 7.42% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 26
Average daily rate
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£430 £400 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £24.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.93% +81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
HP
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
298 229 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.45% 44.81% 48.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 153 209
Average daily rate £413 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 15
Average hourly rate £26.50 £24.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.16% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.77 £13.60 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £33.10 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Swindon -16 5 £425 +3.03%
Chippenham - - - - 4
Corsham - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
HP
South West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
3 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
4 27 (60.00%) DV Cleared
5 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (51.11%) VMware
7 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (48.89%) DNS
7 22 (48.89%) ITIL
8 21 (46.67%) MS Excel
9 20 (44.44%) DHCP
9 20 (44.44%) Telecoms
10 19 (42.22%) Firewall
11 16 (35.56%) Symantec
12 15 (33.33%) SLA
12 15 (33.33%) Linux
12 15 (33.33%) NetBackup
12 15 (33.33%) HP SIM
12 15 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 11 (24.44%) Capacity Management
13 11 (24.44%) 3PAR
13 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (24.44%) vSphere
13 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
14 9 (20.00%) Finance
14 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
15 8 (17.78%) SCCM
15 8 (17.78%) Cisco

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.67%) Lync
6 2 (4.44%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.89%) MS Office
4 3 (6.67%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) DNS
2 20 (44.44%) DHCP
3 19 (42.22%) Firewall
4 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
5 7 (15.56%) VPN
6 4 (8.89%) ATM
7 3 (6.67%) LAN
7 3 (6.67%) WAN
7 3 (6.67%) Network Security
7 3 (6.67%) Multicast
8 2 (4.44%) Wireless
8 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.22%) NAS
9 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
General
1 20 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Administrator
2 15 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (24.44%) Storage Administrator
3 11 (24.44%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Designer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.67%) Support Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Tester
8 2 (4.44%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) UAT Tester
8 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Tandem
2 3 (6.67%) PDA
2 3 (6.67%) Statistics
2 3 (6.67%) iPhone
2 3 (6.67%) iPad
2 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.44%) IVR
4 1 (2.22%) EFT
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (33.33%) Linux
5 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Capacity Management
3 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.89%) Network Management
5 4 (8.89%) ArchiMate
5 4 (8.89%) UML
5 4 (8.89%) SSADM
5 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.89%) DoDAF
5 4 (8.89%) MODAF
5 4 (8.89%) SysML
6 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.67%) CAD
6 3 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (6.67%) Line Management
6 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.67%) Change Control
7 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
2 27 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) CCNP
3 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.67%) CCNA
4 3 (6.67%) ISEB
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (24.44%) vSphere
3 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.67%) MetaFrame
5 3 (6.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 15 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 15 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 8 (17.78%) SCCM
3 7 (15.56%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (11.11%) SCOM
5 3 (6.67%) HP NNM
5 3 (6.67%) OpenView
5 3 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (51.11%) VMware
3 16 (35.56%) Symantec
4 11 (24.44%) 3PAR
5 8 (17.78%) Cisco
6 5 (11.11%) Brocade
7 4 (8.89%) ProCurve
8 3 (6.67%) McAfee
8 3 (6.67%) Sophos
8 3 (6.67%) BT
8 3 (6.67%) Dell
8 3 (6.67%) Citrix
8 3 (6.67%) Avaya
9 2 (4.44%) Genesys
9 2 (4.44%) Empirix
9 2 (4.44%) Siemens
9 2 (4.44%) Verint
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle
10 1 (2.22%) Apple
10 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL