The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 36 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Contract jobs citing HP 3 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.19% 1.43% 10.89%
As % of the Vendors category 3.66% 2.20% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Median daily rate £288 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.21% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £359 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £529 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+57.57% +20.00%
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 Croydon region.

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
82 91 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 32.54% 65.00% 70.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 48
Median daily rate £393 £355 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.56% -18.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Croydon region with a requirement for HP.

1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 4 (36.36%) Defect Management
4 3 (27.27%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
4 3 (27.27%) Confluence
4 3 (27.27%) Gerrit
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) JMeter
4 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 3 (27.27%) FitNesse
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) VB
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) JUnit
4 3 (27.27%) Python

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) FitNesse
2 3 (27.27%) Gerrit
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) JMeter
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
3 1 (9.09%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (18.18%) Law
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Performance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 4 (36.36%) Defect Management
4 3 (27.27%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) V-Model
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) Ruby
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
1 3 (27.27%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Capita
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) Guidewire
2 1 (9.09%) Lumension
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sophos
2 1 (9.09%) Veeam
2 1 (9.09%) VMware