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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 82 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 63 95 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.20% 3.75% 2.93%
As % of the Vendors category 4.92% 8.88% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 45 28
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +10.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £210 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £438 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 12
Average hourly rate £16.72 £10.00 £9.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.20% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £8.83 £7.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.69 £34.00 £14.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.75 £13.13
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +4.76%
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
1280 1070 884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.65% 42.28% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 665 425
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 72 65
Average hourly rate £16.72 £12.35 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 -23 36 £350 +5.66% 14
South Yorkshire -14 16 £275 -15.38% 3
North Yorkshire -6 12 £401 +0.06% 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 62 (42.47%) Cisco
2 61 (41.78%) VMware
3 45 (30.82%) Windows
4 43 (29.45%) Microsoft
5 40 (27.40%) ITIL
5 40 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (26.71%) F5
7 38 (26.03%) CCNP
7 38 (26.03%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (23.97%) DNS
8 35 (23.97%) Firewall
9 31 (21.23%) BGP
10 30 (20.55%) Linux
10 30 (20.55%) Blue Coat
11 29 (19.86%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (19.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 24 (16.44%) CheckPoint
13 24 (16.44%) Project Management
14 23 (15.75%) Citrix
14 23 (15.75%) E-Commerce
14 23 (15.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 22 (15.07%) Cisco Nexus
15 22 (15.07%) DHCP
16 21 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (13.70%) Oracle
17 20 (13.70%) Finance
17 20 (13.70%) BIG-IP
17 20 (13.70%) Load Balancing
18 19 (13.01%) DMVPN
19 18 (12.33%) OSPF

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.79%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.79%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.05%) Apache
4 3 (2.05%) Tuxedo
4 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.37%) Lync
5 2 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.37%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (0.68%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.11%) MS Office
3 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (2.05%) Exstream
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.37%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.37%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.11%) Office 365
2 3 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.37%) GitHub
4 1 (0.68%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.97%) DNS
1 35 (23.97%) Firewall
2 31 (21.23%) BGP
3 29 (19.86%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (19.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 23 (15.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 22 (15.07%) Cisco Nexus
6 22 (15.07%) DHCP
7 20 (13.70%) BIG-IP
8 19 (13.01%) DMVPN
9 18 (12.33%) OSPF
10 17 (11.64%) SAN
10 17 (11.64%) EIGRP
10 17 (11.64%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (10.96%) Network Security
12 14 (9.59%) NetScreen
13 12 (8.22%) WLAN
14 11 (7.53%) WAN
15 8 (5.48%) LAN
16 7 (4.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.85%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (2.74%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.37%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.37%) MySQL
5 2 (1.37%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (2.05%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.37%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.37%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.37%) Hudson
2 2 (1.37%) Selenium
2 2 (1.37%) Subversion
2 2 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.68%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.68%) JMeter
General
1 20 (13.70%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Banking
3 6 (4.11%) Retail
4 3 (2.05%) Law
4 3 (2.05%) Games
5 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (13.70%) Network Engineer
2 18 (12.33%) Project Manager
3 14 (9.59%) Network Security Specialist
3 14 (9.59%) Network Specialist
3 14 (9.59%) Security Specialist
4 12 (8.22%) Administrator
4 12 (8.22%) Analyst
5 10 (6.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 10 (6.85%) Architect
5 10 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (6.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (4.11%) Designer
6 6 (4.11%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (4.11%) Design Engineer
6 6 (4.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 6 (4.11%) UNIX Administrator
6 6 (4.11%) Network Designer
6 6 (4.11%) Consultant
7 5 (3.42%) Test Manager
7 5 (3.42%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) X-Windows
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.37%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.37%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.37%) SAP ALE
3 2 (1.37%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.37%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.59%) Thin Client
2 14 (9.59%) Fat Client
3 7 (4.79%) Clustering
4 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.05%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.05%) IBM XIV
6 2 (1.37%) Open Source
6 2 (1.37%) Wiki
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.68%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.82%) Windows
2 30 (20.55%) Linux
3 15 (10.27%) Solaris
3 15 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (9.59%) UNIX
5 12 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.16%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.79%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.11%) AIX
10 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.40%) ITIL
2 24 (16.44%) Project Management
3 23 (15.75%) E-Commerce
4 20 (13.70%) Load Balancing
5 14 (9.59%) PRINCE2
5 14 (9.59%) Service Management
6 12 (8.22%) Service Delivery
6 12 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.85%) Incident Management
8 8 (5.48%) Migration
9 7 (4.79%) Software Licensing
10 6 (4.11%) Workflow
10 6 (4.11%) Network Design
10 6 (4.11%) PRINCE
11 5 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.42%) ITSM
11 5 (3.42%) Business Analysis
11 5 (3.42%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (2.74%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.33%) C
2 12 (8.22%) Lisp
3 5 (3.42%) SQL
4 3 (2.05%) PHP
4 3 (2.05%) Java
5 2 (1.37%) C#
6 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (26.03%) CCNP
1 38 (26.03%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (11.64%) CCSE
3 11 (7.53%) CCNA
3 11 (7.53%) CCDP
4 10 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.85%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.37%) Degree
8 2 (1.37%) MCSE
9 1 (0.68%) ISEB
9 1 (0.68%) MCSA
9 1 (0.68%) MCP
9 1 (0.68%) MCTS
9 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.90%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.16%) vSphere
4 7 (4.79%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.74%) XenServer
6 3 (2.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (2.05%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.05%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.05%) XenApp
7 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.37%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.37%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.68%) Firmware
8 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) OPNET
2 9 (6.16%) SCCM
3 8 (5.48%) Tivoli
4 7 (4.79%) OpenView
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (3.42%) WSUS
5 5 (3.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (2.05%) TeamSite
7 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.37%) SCOM
7 2 (1.37%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.68%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.68%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.68%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 62 (42.47%) Cisco
2 61 (41.78%) VMware
3 43 (29.45%) Microsoft
4 39 (26.71%) F5
5 30 (20.55%) Blue Coat
6 24 (16.44%) CheckPoint
7 23 (15.75%) Citrix
8 20 (13.70%) Oracle
9 18 (12.33%) IBM
10 17 (11.64%) Infoblox
11 14 (9.59%) Imperva
12 13 (8.90%) Red Hat
13 12 (8.22%) NetApp
13 12 (8.22%) BMC
13 12 (8.22%) TippingPoint
14 8 (5.48%) Dell
15 7 (4.79%) SolarWinds
16 5 (3.42%) Motorola
16 5 (3.42%) Altiris
16 5 (3.42%) ProCurve
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £500pd - £550pd
Posted: 6 days ago