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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 55 52 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing HP 11 7 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.44% 0.98% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 2.01% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 18
Median daily rate £480 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.20% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £280 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £400 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £12.88 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.51%
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
351 349 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.82% 49.02% 52.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 173 216
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £259 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £577 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 23
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
4 4 (17.39%) LAN
4 4 (17.39%) WLAN
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Wireless
4 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) FortiGate
5 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.04%) SCCM
5 3 (13.04%) vSphere
5 3 (13.04%) Aruba
5 3 (13.04%) Huawei
5 3 (13.04%) PKI
5 3 (13.04%) QA
5 3 (13.04%) Fortinet
5 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.04%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) Firewall
5 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) DHCP
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification

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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) Wireless
1 4 (17.39%) WLAN
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (13.04%) DHCP
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
2 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.70%) Skype
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Field Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Break Fix Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) HP Printer Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Printer Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (8.70%) UAT Lead
3 2 (8.70%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Android
4 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
1 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Programme Governance
2 2 (8.70%) SDLC
3 1 (4.35%) API Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (4.35%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) MVC
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Security Hardening
3 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
3 1 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Groovy
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CCDA
1 3 (13.04%) CCDP
1 3 (13.04%) CCIE
1 3 (13.04%) CCNA
1 3 (13.04%) CCNP
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.04%) MCSA
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) vSphere
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (13.04%) FortiGate
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
3 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.70%) WSUS
4 1 (4.35%) DameWare
4 1 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Aruba
1 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco
1 3 (13.04%) Fortinet
1 3 (13.04%) Huawei
1 3 (13.04%) Meraki
1 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) Intel Security
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.35%) Avaya
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) Pega
3 1 (4.35%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14 - £15 per hour + £25.00 ppc
Posted: 4 days ago