The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 59 44 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Contract jobs citing HP 61 86 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.56% 3.94% 2.66%
As % of the Vendors category 5.90% 8.95% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 32
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 7
Average hourly rate £13.98 £10.13 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.02% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £22.53 £22.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.72% -3.33%
HP
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1034 961 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.37% 43.98% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 506 519
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 69 61
Average hourly rate £12.62 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.88% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £9.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.90 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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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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
West Yorkshire -1 46 £305 -4.38% 16
South Yorkshire -6 11 £335 +11.66% 2
East Yorkshire 0 3 £320 -
North Yorkshire 0 1 £401 - 7
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 66 (44.30%) Windows
2 49 (32.89%) VMware
3 38 (25.50%) Cisco
3 38 (25.50%) Microsoft
4 34 (22.82%) ITIL
5 27 (18.12%) SQL
5 27 (18.12%) HP Quality Center
6 26 (17.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (16.11%) Active Directory
7 24 (16.11%) DNS
8 23 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (15.44%) SAN
9 22 (14.77%) Linux
10 21 (14.09%) DHCP
10 21 (14.09%) Citrix
10 21 (14.09%) CCNP
11 20 (13.42%) Windows XP
11 20 (13.42%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (13.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (12.75%) NetApp
12 19 (12.75%) Finance
13 18 (12.08%) Firewall
14 17 (11.41%) MS Exchange
14 17 (11.41%) Oracle
15 16 (10.74%) MS Office
15 16 (10.74%) BGP
15 16 (10.74%) F5
16 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (10.07%) Hyper-V
16 15 (10.07%) QuickTest Pro

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (11.41%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (3.36%) Lync
4 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.01%) SAS
5 3 (2.01%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.34%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.34%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.34%) IIS
6 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.67%) CMS
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (10.74%) MS Office
2 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.70%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (3.36%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.11%) DNS
2 23 (15.44%) SAN
3 21 (14.09%) DHCP
4 20 (13.42%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (12.08%) Firewall
6 16 (10.74%) BGP
7 13 (8.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 12 (8.05%) DMVPN
8 12 (8.05%) WLAN
9 11 (7.38%) Network Security
10 10 (6.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 10 (6.71%) OSPF
11 9 (6.04%) TCP/IP
11 9 (6.04%) NetScreen
11 9 (6.04%) BIG-IP
11 9 (6.04%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (5.37%) Wireless
12 8 (5.37%) VPN
13 7 (4.70%) DMZ
14 6 (4.03%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.04%) MySQL
3 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.34%) IDOL
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (10.07%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (3.36%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.01%) JIRA
3 3 (2.01%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.67%) JMeter
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (12.75%) Finance
2 12 (8.05%) Retail
3 6 (4.03%) Banking
4 3 (2.01%) German Language
5 2 (1.34%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (1.34%) Cantonese Language
5 2 (1.34%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (18.79%) Analyst
2 21 (14.09%) Administrator
3 19 (12.75%) Test Analyst
4 13 (8.72%) Network Specialist
5 12 (8.05%) Network Engineer
6 9 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (6.04%) Security Specialist
6 9 (6.04%) Storage Administrator
6 9 (6.04%) Network Security Specialist
7 7 (4.70%) Service Analyst
7 7 (4.70%) Consultant
7 7 (4.70%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (4.03%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.03%) Architect
9 5 (3.36%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.36%) Server Administrator
9 5 (3.36%) Functional Analyst
9 5 (3.36%) Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.36%) XMPP
2 3 (2.01%) SOAP
2 3 (2.01%) Web Services
2 3 (2.01%) SAP Basis
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (2.01%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.34%) SailPoint
3 2 (1.34%) SPML
3 2 (1.34%) Middleware
3 2 (1.34%) HTML
3 2 (1.34%) JSP
3 2 (1.34%) Servlets
3 2 (1.34%) XML
4 1 (0.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.04%) Thin Client
2 9 (6.04%) Fat Client
3 4 (2.68%) NHS
3 4 (2.68%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.01%) Replication
4 3 (2.01%) Clustering
5 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.34%) Firmware
6 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.67%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.67%) Statistics
6 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.67%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (44.30%) Windows
2 22 (14.77%) Linux
3 20 (13.42%) Windows XP
3 20 (13.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (8.72%) Windows 7
5 12 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (7.38%) Solaris
6 11 (7.38%) UNIX
7 10 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.03%) AIX
9 5 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.68%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.01%) HPUX
12 1 (0.67%) VMS
12 1 (0.67%) zOS
12 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.82%) ITIL
2 14 (9.40%) E-Commerce
3 11 (7.38%) Service Management
4 10 (6.71%) Network Design
4 10 (6.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (6.04%) Load Balancing
5 9 (6.04%) High Availability
6 6 (4.03%) Functional Testing
6 6 (4.03%) Test Scripting
6 6 (4.03%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.36%) CRM
7 5 (3.36%) Data Management
7 5 (3.36%) Release Management
7 5 (3.36%) Performance Testing
7 5 (3.36%) Master Data Management
7 5 (3.36%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (2.68%) Problem Management
8 4 (2.68%) Migration
8 4 (2.68%) Workflow
8 4 (2.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.12%) SQL
2 10 (6.71%) C
3 6 (4.03%) Lisp
4 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.01%) Java
6 2 (1.34%) BeanShell
6 2 (1.34%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 23 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (14.09%) CCNP
3 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.04%) CCSE
4 9 (6.04%) ISTQB
5 8 (5.37%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.37%) MCSE
5 8 (5.37%) CCDP
6 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (4.03%) MCITP
8 5 (3.36%) MCP
8 5 (3.36%) CCNA
9 4 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.01%) MCSA
10 3 (2.01%) SAP Certification
11 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.67%) MCTS
12 1 (0.67%) Degree
12 1 (0.67%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.04%) QA
2 4 (2.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (17.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (16.11%) Active Directory
3 15 (10.07%) Hyper-V
4 12 (8.05%) vSphere
5 9 (6.04%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (4.70%) VMware ESX
7 5 (3.36%) Xen
7 5 (3.36%) XenApp
8 3 (2.01%) MetaFrame
8 3 (2.01%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.01%) XenServer
8 3 (2.01%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.67%) LiteSpeed
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 27 (18.12%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (7.38%) SCCM
3 10 (6.71%) SCOM
4 7 (4.70%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (4.03%) OPNET
6 5 (3.36%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (2.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (2.01%) SCVMM
8 3 (2.01%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.34%) SCDPM
9 2 (1.34%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.34%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.34%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.34%) OpenView
10 1 (0.67%) Nagios
10 1 (0.67%) Foglight
10 1 (0.67%) OVSD
10 1 (0.67%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 49 (32.89%) VMware
2 38 (25.50%) Cisco
2 38 (25.50%) Microsoft
3 21 (14.09%) Citrix
4 19 (12.75%) NetApp
5 17 (11.41%) Oracle
6 16 (10.74%) F5
7 15 (10.07%) Blue Coat
8 14 (9.40%) IBM
9 13 (8.72%) BMC
10 11 (7.38%) Brocade
10 11 (7.38%) TippingPoint
11 10 (6.71%) CheckPoint
11 10 (6.71%) Dell
12 9 (6.04%) SAP
12 9 (6.04%) Infoblox
12 9 (6.04%) Imperva
13 8 (5.37%) EMC
14 7 (4.70%) Red Hat
14 7 (4.70%) 3PAR
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