The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 57 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing HP 13 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.67% 2.30% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 3.29% 4.79% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 8
Median daily rate £275 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £299 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £510 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £348 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.25 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+41.53% +16.17%
HP
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 Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
395 397 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.71% 48.12% 51.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 261 183
Median daily rate £375 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 14
Median hourly rate £11.80 £26.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.61% +116.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £13.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £30.00 £27.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for HP.

1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 4 (18.18%) AIX
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.64%) ISEB
4 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
4 3 (13.64%) MCSE
4 3 (13.64%) MCSA
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) MS Office
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Finance
4 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
5 2 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (9.09%) WSUS

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) ADSL
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) FTP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Break Fix Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Field Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) HP Printer Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Printer Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Field Hardware Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Support
4 2 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) Classic ASP
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) RESTful
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) HP Storage
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) AIX
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Solaris
6 1 (4.55%) HPUX
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
2 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) B2B
3 1 (4.55%) BPEL
3 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) MVC
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) SOA
3 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
3 1 (4.55%) Use Case
3 1 (4.55%) Validation
3 1 (4.55%) V-Model
3 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Groovy
3 1 (4.55%) Korn
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) KVM
4 1 (4.55%) NFS
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
4 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) DameWare
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.55%) Avaya
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Cognizant
5 1 (4.55%) Lotus
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Pega
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas