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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 58 42 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing HP 62 85 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.59% 3.93% 2.99%
As % of the Vendors category 5.87% 8.96% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 35
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £184 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £396 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.89% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 8
Average hourly rate £13.98 £10.31 £13.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.51% -24.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.00 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.80 £21.13 £21.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
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
1056 949 1114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.07% 43.89% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 501 477
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 69 59
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £41.10 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -6 44 £290 +16.00% 14
South Yorkshire -2 16 £335 +11.66% 7
North Yorkshire +1 1 £401 - 6
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 57 (40.43%) Windows
2 42 (29.79%) VMware
3 36 (25.53%) Cisco
4 31 (21.99%) ITIL
5 30 (21.28%) Microsoft
6 26 (18.44%) HP Quality Center
7 25 (17.73%) SQL
8 24 (17.02%) SAN
9 23 (16.31%) Active Directory
9 23 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (15.60%) Linux
11 21 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (14.89%) Windows XP
11 21 (14.89%) DNS
12 19 (13.48%) CCNP
12 19 (13.48%) Finance
13 18 (12.77%) DHCP
13 18 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (12.06%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (12.06%) Citrix
15 16 (11.35%) MS Office
15 16 (11.35%) BGP
16 15 (10.64%) QuickTest Pro
16 15 (10.64%) NetApp
16 15 (10.64%) MS Exchange
16 15 (10.64%) Retail
17 14 (9.93%) Oracle
17 14 (9.93%) F5
17 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (9.22%) E-Commerce

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.13%) SAS
5 2 (1.42%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.42%) Lync
5 2 (1.42%) WorkSite
5 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.42%) IIS
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (11.35%) MS Office
2 5 (3.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.71%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.02%) SAN
2 21 (14.89%) DNS
3 18 (12.77%) DHCP
3 18 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (11.35%) BGP
5 13 (9.22%) Firewall
6 12 (8.51%) WLAN
7 11 (7.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 10 (7.09%) DMVPN
8 10 (7.09%) OSPF
9 9 (6.38%) Network Security
10 8 (5.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (5.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (5.67%) EIGRP
11 7 (4.96%) DMZ
11 7 (4.96%) NetScreen
11 7 (4.96%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (4.96%) BIG-IP
11 7 (4.96%) Wireless
12 6 (4.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.26%) MySQL
4 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.42%) IDOL
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (10.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (2.84%) JIRA
2 4 (2.84%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (13.48%) Finance
2 15 (10.64%) Retail
3 9 (6.38%) Banking
4 3 (2.13%) German Language
5 2 (1.42%) Legal
5 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (1.42%) Cantonese Language
6 1 (0.71%) French Language
Job Titles
1 31 (21.99%) Analyst
2 22 (15.60%) Test Analyst
3 20 (14.18%) Administrator
4 13 (9.22%) Network Engineer
5 11 (7.80%) Network Specialist
6 9 (6.38%) Storage Administrator
7 7 (4.96%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Service Analyst
7 7 (4.96%) Network Security Specialist
7 7 (4.96%) Security Specialist
7 7 (4.96%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.55%) Consultant
9 5 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.55%) Server Engineer
10 4 (2.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (2.84%) Server Administrator
10 4 (2.84%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.13%) Web Services
1 3 (2.13%) Gherkin
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.42%) SPML
2 2 (1.42%) SailPoint
2 2 (1.42%) XMPP
2 2 (1.42%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (1.42%) Middleware
2 2 (1.42%) HTML
2 2 (1.42%) JSP
2 2 (1.42%) Servlets
2 2 (1.42%) SOAP
2 2 (1.42%) XML
3 1 (0.71%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.96%) Thin Client
2 7 (4.96%) Fat Client
3 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.84%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.84%) NHS
4 3 (2.13%) Replication
4 3 (2.13%) Clustering
5 2 (1.42%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.42%) e-Health
6 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.71%) Statistics
6 1 (0.71%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.71%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (40.43%) Windows
2 22 (15.60%) Linux
3 21 (14.89%) Windows XP
4 17 (12.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (9.22%) UNIX
5 13 (9.22%) Solaris
6 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (7.09%) Windows 7
7 10 (7.09%) AIX
8 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.55%) HPUX
11 4 (2.84%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.71%) VMS
12 1 (0.71%) zOS
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.99%) ITIL
2 13 (9.22%) E-Commerce
3 10 (7.09%) Network Design
4 9 (6.38%) Service Management
4 9 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (5.67%) High Availability
6 7 (4.96%) Load Balancing
6 7 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (4.96%) Functional Testing
7 6 (4.26%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.55%) Test Scripting
9 4 (2.84%) Performance Testing
9 4 (2.84%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.13%) ETL
10 3 (2.13%) WFM
10 3 (2.13%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.13%) Security Management
10 3 (2.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.73%) SQL
2 8 (5.67%) C
3 6 (4.26%) Lisp
4 3 (2.13%) Java
4 3 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.42%) BeanShell
5 2 (1.42%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.71%) JCL
Qualifications
1 21 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (13.48%) CCNP
3 11 (7.80%) Security Cleared
4 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.09%) ISTQB
4 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.67%) CCDP
6 7 (4.96%) MCSE
6 7 (4.96%) CCSE
6 7 (4.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (3.55%) CCNA
7 5 (3.55%) MCITP
8 4 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.84%) MCP
9 3 (2.13%) MCSA
10 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.71%) ISEB
11 1 (0.71%) Degree
11 1 (0.71%) MCTS
11 1 (0.71%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) QA
2 4 (2.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (16.31%) Active Directory
1 23 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.80%) Hyper-V
3 9 (6.38%) vSphere
4 7 (4.96%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.55%) XenApp
7 3 (2.13%) MetaFrame
7 3 (2.13%) Firmware
7 3 (2.13%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.42%) XenServer
8 2 (1.42%) Xen
9 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 26 (18.44%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (7.09%) SCCM
3 9 (6.38%) SCOM
4 7 (4.96%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (4.26%) OPNET
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (2.13%) OpenView
7 3 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.42%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.42%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (1.42%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.42%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.71%) Nagios
9 1 (0.71%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.71%) OVSD
9 1 (0.71%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.71%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.71%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (29.79%) VMware
2 36 (25.53%) Cisco
3 30 (21.28%) Microsoft
4 17 (12.06%) Citrix
5 15 (10.64%) NetApp
6 14 (9.93%) Oracle
6 14 (9.93%) F5
7 13 (9.22%) BMC
7 13 (9.22%) Blue Coat
7 13 (9.22%) Brocade
8 11 (7.80%) IBM
8 11 (7.80%) TippingPoint
9 10 (7.09%) Dell
10 9 (6.38%) Red Hat
11 8 (5.67%) CheckPoint
12 7 (4.96%) 3PAR
12 7 (4.96%) Infoblox
12 7 (4.96%) Imperva
13 6 (4.26%) CommVault
14 5 (3.55%) EMC
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