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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 36 26 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Contract jobs citing HP 6 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.48% 1.41% 13.64%
As % of the Vendors category 7.06% 2.30% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Median daily rate £555 £444 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.07% +102.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £359 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £529 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.79 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+53.07% +25.00%
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
85 87 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 35.12% 61.27% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 62 43
Median daily rate £433 £350 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +11.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 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 Croydon region with a requirement for HP.

1 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 5 (33.33%) JIRA
3 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 4 (26.67%) Guidewire
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) C
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) VB
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) JUnit
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (20.00%) JMeter
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Selenium
5 3 (20.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 3 (20.00%) iPad
5 3 (20.00%) Confluence
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared

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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
1 5 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (20.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (20.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) JMeter
2 3 (20.00%) JUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) TestPartner
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Test Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Test Programme Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Tester
6 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Ruby
2 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Guidewire
2 2 (13.33%) Capita
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Lumension
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Sophos
3 1 (6.67%) Veeam
3 1 (6.67%) VMware