The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 69 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing HP 27 49 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.76% 3.03% 2.77%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 7.07% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 23
Median daily rate £338 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £188 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £451 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 £29.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.01% +136.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+48.59% +25.20%
HP
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
608 693 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.58% 42.80% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 375 265
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 £275 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 70
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.83 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% +16.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £47.50 £45.00
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 East Midlands

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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

HP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 9 £245 -62.38% 3
Northamptonshire -3 7 £248 -39.18% 1
Derbyshire -3 4 £490 +18.07% 1
Leicestershire -5 3 - - 1
Lincolnshire +1 2 - -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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

1 29 (33.33%) Windows
1 29 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
4 19 (21.84%) VMware
5 18 (20.69%) SC Cleared
5 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
6 16 (18.39%) SDLC
7 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (16.09%) ITIL
8 13 (14.94%) Unix
8 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
8 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (14.94%) Manufacturing
8 13 (14.94%) Waterfall
8 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (13.79%) Software Testing
9 12 (13.79%) Test Automation
9 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (13.79%) Windows XP
9 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
10 11 (12.64%) Dell
10 11 (12.64%) IBM
10 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (11.49%) QA
11 10 (11.49%) Migration
11 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
12 9 (10.34%) Citrix
12 9 (10.34%) DHCP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (6.90%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.15%) WinCC
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Office
2 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (2.30%) IaaS
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) DHCP
1 9 (10.34%) DNS
2 7 (8.05%) SAN
3 6 (6.90%) Firewall
3 6 (6.90%) VPN
4 4 (4.60%) Internet
5 2 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.30%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.15%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.15%) LAN
6 1 (1.15%) WAN
6 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
2 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) LoadRunner
2 8 (9.20%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.30%) JIRA
General
1 13 (14.94%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.05%) Finance
3 5 (5.75%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) Analyst
2 12 (13.79%) Consultant
2 12 (13.79%) Test Analyst
3 9 (10.34%) Test Consultant
4 8 (9.20%) Service Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Test Automation Consultant
5 7 (8.05%) Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Data Centre Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Hardware Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Break Fix Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) Middleware
2 5 (5.75%) XML
3 3 (3.45%) JDBC
3 3 (3.45%) JNDI
3 3 (3.45%) JSP
3 3 (3.45%) SOAP
3 3 (3.45%) Web Services
3 3 (3.45%) WSDL
4 2 (2.30%) CSS
4 2 (2.30%) CSS3
4 2 (2.30%) HTML
4 2 (2.30%) HTML5
4 2 (2.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.05%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.90%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.60%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.30%) CMDB
6 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.30%) iPad
6 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.30%) Wiki
7 1 (1.15%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.33%) Windows
2 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 13 (14.94%) Unix
3 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (13.79%) Windows XP
5 9 (10.34%) Linux
5 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (9.20%) Solaris
7 6 (6.90%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.90%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.15%) CentOS
9 1 (1.15%) Fedora
9 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.15%) SUSE
9 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.39%) SDLC
2 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (16.09%) ITIL
3 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.94%) Waterfall
4 12 (13.79%) Software Testing
4 12 (13.79%) Test Automation
5 10 (11.49%) Migration
6 9 (10.34%) Test Management
7 8 (9.20%) Project Management
8 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.05%) Issue Tracking
8 7 (8.05%) Validation
9 6 (6.90%) Test Strategy
9 6 (6.90%) TOGAF
10 5 (5.75%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.75%) Information Assurance
10 5 (5.75%) Open Source
10 5 (5.75%) Process Improvement
10 5 (5.75%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.20%) SQL
3 7 (8.05%) VBScript
4 2 (2.30%) Java
5 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.90%) MCSE
5 4 (4.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.45%) Degree
7 2 (2.30%) CCNA
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.30%) ISEB
7 2 (2.30%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.30%) MCSA
8 1 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.15%) PMP
8 1 (1.15%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) QA
System Software
1 29 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.05%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (6.90%) Firmware
3 6 (6.90%) VMware ESX
3 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.90%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.30%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.30%) NFS
5 2 (2.30%) vSphere
6 1 (1.15%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) CA Service Virtualization
1 3 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.30%) OVSD
3 1 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.84%) VMware
3 11 (12.64%) Dell
3 11 (12.64%) IBM
4 9 (10.34%) Citrix
4 9 (10.34%) SAP
5 7 (8.05%) Cisco
5 7 (8.05%) Oracle
5 7 (8.05%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.05%) Remedy
6 6 (6.90%) Huawei
6 6 (6.90%) Lotus
7 5 (5.75%) Kronos
7 5 (5.75%) NetApp
8 4 (4.60%) CA
9 3 (3.45%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.45%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.30%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.30%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (1.15%) 3PAR