The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 104 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 60 120 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.81% 2.06% 2.09%
As % of the Vendors category 4.47% 4.85% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 86 95
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £556 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +3.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.79 £17.50 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+53.07% +25.22%
HP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1341 2473 2651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.37% 42.48% 44.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 1834 1842
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 68 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £41.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for HP.

1 70 (51.85%) Finance
2 49 (36.30%) Windows
3 48 (35.56%) VMware
4 40 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (25.93%) Linux
5 35 (25.93%) SAN
6 34 (25.19%) ITIL
7 32 (23.70%) Active Directory
8 29 (21.48%) Citrix
8 29 (21.48%) Microsoft
8 29 (21.48%) Windows Server
9 27 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 26 (19.26%) Unix
11 25 (18.52%) Oracle
11 25 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
12 22 (16.30%) Test Scripting
12 22 (16.30%) Dell
12 22 (16.30%) Banking
13 21 (15.56%) Red Hat
14 20 (14.81%) SQL
15 19 (14.07%) Cisco
15 19 (14.07%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (13.33%) Security Cleared
16 18 (13.33%) IBM
16 18 (13.33%) ISEB
17 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
17 17 (12.59%) DV Cleared
18 16 (11.85%) PowerShell
19 15 (11.11%) SCCM
19 15 (11.11%) DNS

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.22%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.48%) CMS
4 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.48%) IIS
4 2 (1.48%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) Apache
5 1 (0.74%) Confluence
5 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.74%) Liferay
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.15%) MS Office
3 2 (1.48%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) HipChat
4 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.48%) Exstream
1 2 (1.48%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.96%) SaaS
3 2 (1.48%) Office 365
4 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.74%) IaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.93%) SAN
2 15 (11.11%) DNS
3 10 (7.41%) Firewall
4 9 (6.67%) DHCP
4 9 (6.67%) NAS
4 9 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.93%) LAN
5 8 (5.93%) LDAP
5 8 (5.93%) WAN
6 6 (4.44%) Internet
6 6 (4.44%) NetScaler
7 5 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (2.96%) HTTP
8 4 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.22%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.22%) Network Security
9 3 (2.22%) Wireless
10 2 (1.48%) HSRP
10 2 (1.48%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.96%) MySQL
4 3 (2.22%) Big Data
4 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (8.15%) JIRA
2 6 (4.44%) LoadRunner
2 6 (4.44%) Selenium
3 5 (3.70%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.96%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (1.48%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.48%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.48%) Toad
6 1 (0.74%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.74%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.74%) Mocha
6 1 (0.74%) Protractor
6 1 (0.74%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.74%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (51.85%) Finance
2 22 (16.30%) Banking
3 9 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.93%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Front Office
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (19.26%) Analyst
2 15 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (9.63%) Administrator
4 10 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 9 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
5 9 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 8 (5.93%) Consultant
7 7 (5.19%) Architect
7 7 (5.19%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (5.19%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.44%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Data Centre Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.44%) Test Manager
8 6 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.70%) Test Automation Specialist
9 5 (3.70%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.93%) XML
2 3 (2.22%) HTML
2 3 (2.22%) SOAP
3 2 (1.48%) .NET
3 2 (1.48%) Web Services
3 2 (1.48%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.74%) ADO
4 1 (0.74%) CSS
4 1 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.74%) Flash
4 1 (0.74%) JSP
4 1 (0.74%) LAMP
4 1 (0.74%) Middleware
4 1 (0.74%) ODBC
4 1 (0.74%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.74%) SAML
4 1 (0.74%) Servlets
4 1 (0.74%) SPML
4 1 (0.74%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.67%) Clustering
4 6 (4.44%) Replication
5 5 (3.70%) Derivative
5 5 (3.70%) Device Driver
5 5 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.70%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.96%) Equities
7 3 (2.22%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.22%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.48%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.74%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.74%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.74%) Handset
9 1 (0.74%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.30%) Windows
2 35 (25.93%) Linux
3 29 (21.48%) Windows Server
4 26 (19.26%) Unix
5 19 (14.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (8.15%) AIX
8 11 (8.15%) Solaris
9 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.96%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.96%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.22%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.22%) SUSE
12 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.48%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.48%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.74%) Android
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.19%) ITIL
2 22 (16.30%) Test Scripting
3 14 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.37%) Migration
4 12 (8.89%) Defect Management
4 12 (8.89%) Test Management
5 11 (8.15%) Change Management
5 11 (8.15%) Software Testing
6 10 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 10 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 10 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (6.67%) Low Latency
8 8 (5.93%) Functional Testing
8 8 (5.93%) High Availability
8 8 (5.93%) Problem Management
8 8 (5.93%) SDLC
9 7 (5.19%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (5.19%) Test Strategy
10 6 (4.44%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.81%) SQL
2 16 (11.85%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.15%) Python
4 9 (6.67%) Java
5 5 (3.70%) C
5 5 (3.70%) Perl
5 5 (3.70%) SystemTap
5 5 (3.70%) VBScript
6 4 (2.96%) C#
6 4 (2.96%) PHP
7 2 (1.48%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.48%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.48%) VB
8 1 (0.74%) BeanShell
8 1 (0.74%) Ruby
8 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (13.33%) ISEB
1 18 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.59%) DV Cleared
3 14 (10.37%) ISTQB
4 11 (8.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.96%) RHCA
5 4 (2.96%) RHCE
6 3 (2.22%) Degree
6 3 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.48%) MAPM
7 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.74%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.74%) CISM
8 1 (0.74%) CISSP
8 1 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) MiFID
3 1 (0.74%) Solvency II
System Software
1 40 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (23.70%) Active Directory
3 13 (9.63%) XenApp
4 10 (7.41%) XenDesktop
5 8 (5.93%) KVM
5 8 (5.93%) VMware ESX
6 7 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.70%) NFS
7 5 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.96%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.96%) vSphere
8 4 (2.96%) Xen
9 3 (2.22%) DFS Replication
9 3 (2.22%) Firmware
9 3 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (2.22%) RHEV
9 3 (2.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (11.11%) SCCM
3 12 (8.89%) Puppet
4 11 (8.15%) SCOM
5 8 (5.93%) HP SIM
6 7 (5.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (4.44%) Nagios
8 5 (3.70%) Control-M
8 5 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (2.96%) Ansible
9 4 (2.96%) Backup Exec
9 4 (2.96%) BladeLogic
9 4 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (2.96%) SCOrch
10 3 (2.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 3 (2.22%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.48%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (1.48%) MOM
11 2 (1.48%) Tivoli
11 2 (1.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 48 (35.56%) VMware
2 29 (21.48%) Citrix
2 29 (21.48%) Microsoft
3 25 (18.52%) Oracle
4 22 (16.30%) Dell
5 21 (15.56%) Red Hat
6 19 (14.07%) Cisco
7 18 (13.33%) IBM
8 12 (8.89%) Sun
9 11 (8.15%) EMC
10 10 (7.41%) 3PAR
10 10 (7.41%) NetApp
11 8 (5.93%) Bloomberg
12 7 (5.19%) Reuters
13 6 (4.44%) Symantec
13 6 (4.44%) Veritas
14 5 (3.70%) Juniper
14 5 (3.70%) Siebel
15 4 (2.96%) Atlassian
16 3 (2.22%) SolarWinds
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