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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 39 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Contract jobs citing HP 6 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.20% 2.14% 10.00%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 3.75% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Median daily rate £555 £450 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £360 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £450 £367
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.88 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+30.71% +16.66%
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
108 80 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 39.56% 57.14% 63.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 51 37
Median daily rate £450 £450 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.60% +63.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Functional Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
3 4 (33.33%) Guidewire
3 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) C
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) VB
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) JUnit
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) FitNesse
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (25.00%) JMeter
4 3 (25.00%) Confluence
4 3 (25.00%) iPad
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Gerrit

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 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (25.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) JMeter
2 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) TestPartner
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Billing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
2 5 (41.67%) Functional Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Guidewire
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) Lumension
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sophos
2 1 (8.33%) Veeam
2 1 (8.33%) VMware