The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 9 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing HP 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.78% 9.62% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 21.74% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate
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£125 £185 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +13.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £13.73
% change year-on-year
+22.80% +3.78%
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West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 30.56% 44.23% 55.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 7
Average daily rate £225 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) DameWare
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Motorola
2 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) NetIQ

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) DameWare
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Motorola
2 1 (33.33%) NetIQ