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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 50 38 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Contract jobs citing HP 69 95 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.87% 4.25% 3.11%
As % of the Vendors category 6.53% 9.31% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 41 39
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £445 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Average hourly rate £13.98 £10.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.28 £10.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £44.60 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.03% +10.34%
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
1057 1020 1228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.93% 45.66% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 521 565
Average daily rate £330 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 82 70
Average hourly rate £12.75 £20.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +31.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.97 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 51 £325 -3.70% 19
South Yorkshire -8 14 £280 -6.66% 1
East Yorkshire - 3 £320 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 69 (44.52%) Windows
2 57 (36.77%) VMware
3 45 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 43 (27.74%) Cisco
5 35 (22.58%) ITIL
6 30 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
7 28 (18.06%) SQL
8 27 (17.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (16.13%) Active Directory
9 25 (16.13%) DNS
10 24 (15.48%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (15.48%) SAN
11 23 (14.84%) Citrix
12 22 (14.19%) CCNP
12 22 (14.19%) DHCP
12 22 (14.19%) MS Exchange
12 22 (14.19%) NetApp
12 22 (14.19%) Firewall
13 21 (13.55%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (12.90%) Finance
14 20 (12.90%) Linux
14 20 (12.90%) Oracle
15 18 (11.61%) Windows XP
15 18 (11.61%) Hyper-V
16 17 (10.97%) vSphere
16 17 (10.97%) F5
16 17 (10.97%) BGP
17 16 (10.32%) QuickTest Pro
17 16 (10.32%) Blue Coat

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (14.19%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (5.16%) Lync
4 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.58%) NetWeaver
4 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.94%) SAS
6 2 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.29%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.29%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.29%) IIS
6 2 (1.29%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (9.03%) MS Office
2 8 (5.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.16%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (3.87%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.13%) DNS
2 24 (15.48%) SAN
3 22 (14.19%) DHCP
3 22 (14.19%) Firewall
4 21 (13.55%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (10.97%) BGP
6 14 (9.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 13 (8.39%) DMVPN
8 12 (7.74%) TCP/IP
8 12 (7.74%) WLAN
8 12 (7.74%) Network Security
9 11 (7.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (7.10%) VPN
9 11 (7.10%) OSPF
9 11 (7.10%) Wireless
10 10 (6.45%) BIG-IP
10 10 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (6.45%) NetScreen
11 9 (5.81%) MPLS
12 8 (5.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.10%) MySQL
3 8 (5.16%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.29%) IDOL
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (10.32%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (3.87%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.94%) JIRA
4 2 (1.29%) JMeter
4 2 (1.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (12.90%) Finance
2 13 (8.39%) Retail
3 8 (5.16%) Banking
4 3 (1.94%) German Language
5 2 (1.29%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (1.29%) Cantonese Language
5 2 (1.29%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (18.06%) Analyst
2 22 (14.19%) Administrator
3 19 (12.26%) Test Analyst
4 14 (9.03%) Network Specialist
5 13 (8.39%) Network Engineer
6 11 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.45%) Network Security Specialist
7 10 (6.45%) Security Specialist
8 9 (5.81%) Storage Administrator
9 7 (4.52%) Consultant
9 7 (4.52%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.52%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Tester
11 5 (3.23%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.23%) Server Administrator
11 5 (3.23%) Functional Test Analyst
11 5 (3.23%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.16%) XMPP
2 4 (2.58%) SAP Basis
3 3 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.94%) Web Services
4 2 (1.29%) Middleware
4 2 (1.29%) SOAP
4 2 (1.29%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.65%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.65%) .NET
5 1 (0.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.45%) Fat Client
1 10 (6.45%) Thin Client
2 4 (2.58%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.58%) NHS
3 3 (1.94%) Replication
3 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.94%) Clustering
4 2 (1.29%) Firmware
5 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.65%) Open Source
5 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.65%) Social Media
5 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.65%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (44.52%) Windows
2 20 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (12.90%) Linux
3 18 (11.61%) Windows XP
4 14 (9.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (8.39%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.81%) Solaris
8 8 (5.16%) UNIX
9 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.94%) HPUX
11 2 (1.29%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.29%) AIX
12 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.65%) VMS
12 1 (0.65%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.58%) ITIL
2 15 (9.68%) E-Commerce
3 11 (7.10%) Service Management
3 11 (7.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (6.45%) Network Design
4 10 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 10 (6.45%) High Availability
5 8 (5.16%) Data Management
5 8 (5.16%) Master Data Management
5 8 (5.16%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (3.87%) Release Management
6 6 (3.87%) Incident Management
6 6 (3.87%) CRM
7 5 (3.23%) Test Scripting
8 4 (2.58%) Performance Testing
8 4 (2.58%) Problem Management
8 4 (2.58%) Asset Management
8 4 (2.58%) TOGAF
8 4 (2.58%) Workflow
8 4 (2.58%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.06%) SQL
2 11 (7.10%) C
3 6 (3.87%) Lisp
4 4 (2.58%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.29%) Java
6 1 (0.65%) Perl
6 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.65%) C#
6 1 (0.65%) C++
6 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.65%) Python
6 1 (0.65%) JCL
Qualifications
1 24 (15.48%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (14.19%) CCNP
3 11 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (6.45%) ISTQB
4 10 (6.45%) CCSE
5 8 (5.16%) MCSE
5 8 (5.16%) CCDP
5 8 (5.16%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (4.52%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.87%) MCITP
8 5 (3.23%) MCP
8 5 (3.23%) CCNA
9 4 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.58%) SAP Certification
10 3 (1.94%) MCSA
11 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.65%) VCAP
12 1 (0.65%) NCDA
12 1 (0.65%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) QA
2 4 (2.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9002
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (17.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 18 (11.61%) Hyper-V
4 17 (10.97%) vSphere
5 12 (7.74%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (5.16%) Xen
7 7 (4.52%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.23%) XenApp
9 3 (1.94%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.94%) XenServer
9 3 (1.94%) MetaFrame
9 3 (1.94%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.65%) LiteSpeed
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 30 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (7.10%) SCCM
3 10 (6.45%) SCOM
4 7 (4.52%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (3.87%) ServiceCenter
5 6 (3.87%) OPNET
6 4 (2.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.94%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.29%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.29%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.29%) OpenView
8 2 (1.29%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.29%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.65%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.65%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.65%) Puppet
9 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 57 (36.77%) VMware
2 45 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 43 (27.74%) Cisco
4 23 (14.84%) Citrix
5 22 (14.19%) NetApp
6 20 (12.90%) Oracle
7 17 (10.97%) F5
8 16 (10.32%) Blue Coat
9 14 (9.03%) IBM
10 13 (8.39%) EMC
10 13 (8.39%) BMC
11 11 (7.10%) TippingPoint
11 11 (7.10%) CheckPoint
11 11 (7.10%) Brocade
12 10 (6.45%) Dell
12 10 (6.45%) Infoblox
12 10 (6.45%) Imperva
13 8 (5.16%) SAP
14 7 (4.52%) 3PAR
15 6 (3.87%) CommVault
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