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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 29 45 21
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Contract jobs citing HP 39 9 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.38% 1.64% 6.44%
As % of the Vendors category 12.00% 3.83% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 22
Average daily rate
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£450 £456 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +31.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £327 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £510 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £15.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -1.69%
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
325 235 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 44.83% 42.81% 44.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 162 168
Average daily rate £413 £393 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 33
Average hourly rate £20.06 £18.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £10.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £41.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 0 13 £460 -3.15% 2
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Chippenham - - - -
HP
South West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 33 (64.71%) Security Cleared
3 29 (56.86%) DV Cleared
4 28 (54.90%) VMware
4 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
5 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 25 (49.02%) Telecoms
7 24 (47.06%) ITIL
7 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (45.10%) DNS
9 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
10 21 (41.18%) DHCP
11 20 (39.22%) Firewall
12 18 (35.29%) SLA
12 18 (35.29%) Symantec
13 17 (33.33%) Linux
13 17 (33.33%) NetBackup
13 17 (33.33%) HP SIM
13 17 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
15 12 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
15 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (23.53%) 3PAR
15 12 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
15 12 (23.53%) Cisco
16 11 (21.57%) SCCM
17 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2003

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.88%) Lync
6 2 (3.92%) CMS
7 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.61%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.84%) AutoCAD
3 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (45.10%) DNS
2 21 (41.18%) DHCP
3 20 (39.22%) Firewall
4 7 (13.73%) VPN
5 6 (11.76%) IP Telephony
6 5 (9.80%) ATM
7 4 (7.84%) LAN
7 4 (7.84%) WAN
7 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.84%) Network Security
7 4 (7.84%) Multicast
8 3 (5.88%) SAN
9 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.96%) NAS
9 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) NonStop SQL
General
1 25 (49.02%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Administrator
2 17 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (19.61%) Storage Administrator
3 10 (19.61%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 7 (13.73%) Test Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Designer
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) UAT Test Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) UAT Tester
8 3 (5.88%) Tester
8 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.92%) Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) IVR
2 4 (7.84%) Statistics
3 3 (5.88%) iPhone
3 3 (5.88%) iPad
3 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.88%) PDA
4 2 (3.92%) Tandem
5 1 (1.96%) APACS
5 1 (1.96%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.96%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (33.33%) Linux
4 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
5 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.84%) UNIX
8 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) ITIL
2 12 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (19.61%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.73%) Performance Testing
5 6 (11.76%) System Testing
5 6 (11.76%) WFM
5 6 (11.76%) Matrix Management
5 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Network Management
7 4 (7.84%) Change Control
7 4 (7.84%) ArchiMate
7 4 (7.84%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (7.84%) Line Management
7 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.84%) DoDAF
7 4 (7.84%) MODAF
7 4 (7.84%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) Perl
1 3 (5.88%) Python
1 3 (5.88%) Ruby
1 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) VBScript
2 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 29 (56.86%) DV Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) CCNP
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.80%) ISEB
4 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) CCNA
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (19.61%) vSphere
3 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.84%) vCloud
5 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.88%) MetaFrame
5 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.96%) XenApp
6 1 (1.96%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 17 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 17 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 12 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (21.57%) SCCM
4 8 (15.69%) SCOM
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (7.84%) HP NNM
6 4 (7.84%) OpenView
6 4 (7.84%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) VMware
2 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 18 (35.29%) Symantec
4 12 (23.53%) Cisco
4 12 (23.53%) 3PAR
5 6 (11.76%) Verint
5 6 (11.76%) Genesys
5 6 (11.76%) Empirix
5 6 (11.76%) Siemens
6 5 (9.80%) Brocade
7 4 (7.84%) Citrix
7 4 (7.84%) BT
7 4 (7.84%) ProCurve
8 3 (5.88%) Avaya
8 3 (5.88%) Dell
8 3 (5.88%) McAfee
8 3 (5.88%) Sophos
9 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.96%) Apple
9 1 (1.96%) IBM