The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 110 102 65
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -37
Contract jobs citing HP 1009 1120 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.19% 2.22% 2.95%
As % of the Vendors category 4.83% 5.21% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 673 866
Median daily rate £350 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £363 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 75 119
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £17.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% +23.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £34.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.28 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-31.84% +35.10%
HP
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20885 21497 23108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.37% 42.53% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12878 12809 13928
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 906 1142
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in England

HP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in England

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in England

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in England

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

HP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
London +4 365 £400 -5.32% 54
South East +3 257 £330 -14.83% 49
North East +25 140 £340 -26.48% 4
South West 0 71 £298 +3.73% 14
East of England -30 42 £350 -11.39% 9
West Midlands -9 41 £325 -13.33% 4
Yorkshire -23 32 £325 -18.75% 19
East Midlands -30 30 £350 +14.28% 7
North West -52 28 £373 +6.42% 16
Midlands +4 2 £325 -26.96%
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 England region with a requirement for HP.

1 836 (38.72%) Windows
2 583 (27.00%) Microsoft
3 539 (24.97%) VMware
4 528 (24.46%) ITIL
5 504 (23.34%) Linux
6 495 (22.93%) Active Directory
7 451 (20.89%) Windows Server
8 448 (20.75%) Security Cleared
9 420 (19.45%) SAN
10 392 (18.16%) Unix
11 372 (17.23%) VMware Infrastructure
12 367 (17.00%) Cisco
13 352 (16.30%) Finance
14 325 (15.05%) SC Cleared
15 322 (14.91%) SQL
16 320 (14.82%) Oracle
17 272 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
18 253 (11.72%) HP Quality Center
19 249 (11.53%) Firewall
20 238 (11.02%) Data Centre
21 236 (10.93%) Citrix
22 235 (10.88%) IBM
22 235 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
23 231 (10.70%) Windows Server 2012
24 220 (10.19%) DNS
25 214 (9.91%) Red Hat
26 208 (9.63%) SQL Server
26 208 (9.63%) Migration
27 202 (9.36%) Dell
28 200 (9.26%) Solaris

HP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 193 (8.94%) MS Exchange
2 104 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 89 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 79 (3.66%) IIS
5 67 (3.10%) Skype for Business
6 59 (2.73%) WebLogic
7 49 (2.27%) Apache
8 48 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 44 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
10 41 (1.90%) OpenStack
11 35 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 35 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
12 33 (1.53%) JBoss
13 30 (1.39%) WebSphere
14 23 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
15 22 (1.02%) Confluence
16 18 (0.83%) IBM Notes
17 17 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 15 (0.69%) SAS
19 14 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 193 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 140 (6.48%) MS Office
3 40 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 24 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.60%) MS Project
6 7 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.14%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.046%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (0.83%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 16 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (0.56%) Faxination
4 12 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.42%) Exstream
6 8 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.23%) BASE24
8 5 (0.23%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.19%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.14%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.14%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 102 (4.72%) Office 365
2 74 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (1.02%) SaaS
5 16 (0.74%) Mimecast
6 14 (0.65%) IaaS
7 11 (0.51%) G Suite
8 8 (0.37%) HP Helion
9 5 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.23%) GitHub
9 5 (0.23%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.093%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.093%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.093%) IBM PureFlex
12 2 (0.093%) iTunes
12 2 (0.093%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 420 (19.45%) SAN
2 249 (11.53%) Firewall
3 220 (10.19%) DNS
4 161 (7.46%) DHCP
5 130 (6.02%) TCP/IP
6 114 (5.28%) LAN
6 114 (5.28%) WAN
7 104 (4.82%) NAS
8 95 (4.40%) Internet
9 79 (3.66%) Wireless
10 73 (3.38%) VPN
11 69 (3.20%) iSCSI
12 68 (3.15%) LDAP
13 59 (2.73%) VLAN
14 58 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
15 53 (2.45%) SSL
16 49 (2.27%) HTTP
17 46 (2.13%) NetScaler
17 46 (2.13%) Network Security
18 43 (1.99%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (9.63%) SQL Server
2 37 (1.71%) Oracle Database
3 35 (1.62%) DB2
4 34 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (1.48%) MySQL
6 31 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
8 26 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 20 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (0.79%) RDBMS
11 14 (0.65%) Hadoop
12 11 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.37%) Big Data
14 8 (0.37%) Pentaho
15 7 (0.32%) MS Access
16 6 (0.28%) BODI
16 6 (0.28%) NonStop SQL
16 6 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 97 (4.49%) JIRA
2 89 (4.12%) HP UFT
3 74 (3.43%) Selenium
4 72 (3.33%) LoadRunner
5 41 (1.90%) JMeter
6 38 (1.76%) Cucumber
7 36 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 34 (1.57%) SoapUI
9 28 (1.30%) Git (software)
10 27 (1.25%) Jenkins
11 25 (1.16%) SpecFlow
12 24 (1.11%) Zephyr
13 22 (1.02%) ClearCase
14 20 (0.93%) JUnit
15 17 (0.79%) MSI
16 16 (0.74%) WebDriver
17 14 (0.65%) Maven
17 14 (0.65%) NUnit
17 14 (0.65%) Subversion
17 14 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 352 (16.30%) Finance
2 135 (6.25%) Banking
3 91 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 54 (2.50%) Retail
5 28 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 22 (1.02%) Legal
7 21 (0.97%) Investment Banking
8 19 (0.88%) Military
9 17 (0.79%) Billing
10 15 (0.69%) Marketing
11 14 (0.65%) Back Office
12 13 (0.60%) Electronics
13 12 (0.56%) Games
13 12 (0.56%) Law
14 11 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.37%) Automotive
16 8 (0.37%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.37%) Spanish Language
17 7 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 282 (13.06%) Analyst
2 157 (7.27%) Administrator
3 153 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 143 (6.62%) Architect
5 136 (6.30%) Test Analyst
6 133 (6.16%) Support Engineer
7 113 (5.23%) Field Engineer
8 107 (4.96%) Network Engineer
9 97 (4.49%) Field Service Engineer
10 89 (4.12%) Consultant
11 86 (3.98%) Tester
12 73 (3.38%) Developer
12 73 (3.38%) Systems Administrator
13 72 (3.33%) Hardware Engineer
14 71 (3.29%) Field Hardware Engineer
15 67 (3.10%) Printer Engineer
16 62 (2.87%) Test Manager
17 59 (2.73%) HP Printer Engineer
18 57 (2.64%) Linux Administrator
19 55 (2.55%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (3.75%) Middleware
2 71 (3.29%) Web Services
3 69 (3.20%) XML
4 53 (2.45%) SOAP
5 49 (2.27%) .NET
6 33 (1.53%) HTML
7 32 (1.48%) REST
8 27 (1.25%) Software Packaging
9 22 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
10 21 (0.97%) ASP.NET
10 21 (0.97%) XSL
11 14 (0.65%) CSS
12 13 (0.60%) XML Schema
13 12 (0.56%) WSDL
14 11 (0.51%) J2EE
14 11 (0.51%) SAML
15 10 (0.46%) LAMP
16 9 (0.42%) JSP
16 9 (0.42%) XSLT
17 8 (0.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 238 (11.02%) Data Centre
2 174 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 148 (6.86%) Clustering
4 83 (3.84%) Management Information System
5 79 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 60 (2.78%) Replication
7 59 (2.73%) Blackberry
8 47 (2.18%) CMDB
9 45 (2.08%) EMC VNX
10 35 (1.62%) Virtual Team
11 30 (1.39%) HP Storage
12 26 (1.20%) Driving Licence
12 26 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (1.20%) Fat Client
12 26 (1.20%) Thin Client
13 23 (1.07%) EMC VMAX
14 21 (0.97%) DataPower
15 20 (0.93%) Mainframe
16 19 (0.88%) Public Cloud
17 18 (0.83%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 836 (38.72%) Windows
2 504 (23.34%) Linux
3 451 (20.89%) Windows Server
4 392 (18.16%) Unix
5 272 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 231 (10.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 200 (9.26%) Solaris
8 172 (7.97%) AIX
9 166 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 158 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 134 (6.21%) Windows 7
12 84 (3.89%) HPUX
13 70 (3.24%) Windows XP
14 56 (2.59%) Android
15 54 (2.50%) Windows 10
16 45 (2.08%) Apple iOS
17 42 (1.95%) Windows 8
18 26 (1.20%) SUSE
19 22 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
20 20 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (24.46%) ITIL
2 235 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (9.63%) Migration
4 149 (6.90%) Change Management
5 139 (6.44%) Service Delivery
6 128 (5.93%) Service Management
7 124 (5.74%) Test Scripting
8 116 (5.37%) Project Management
9 111 (5.14%) Incident Management
10 109 (5.05%) High Availability
11 107 (4.96%) Problem Management
12 101 (4.68%) Configuration Management
13 96 (4.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 91 (4.21%) DevOps
14 91 (4.21%) Regression Testing
15 89 (4.12%) ITSM
15 89 (4.12%) Test Management
16 83 (3.84%) User Acceptance Testing
17 79 (3.66%) Functional Testing
17 79 (3.66%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 322 (14.91%) SQL
2 188 (8.71%) PowerShell
3 142 (6.58%) Perl
4 139 (6.44%) Java
5 106 (4.91%) Shell Script
6 98 (4.54%) Python
7 70 (3.24%) Bash Shell
8 67 (3.10%) JavaScript
9 63 (2.92%) VB
10 54 (2.50%) VBScript
11 41 (1.90%) C
12 35 (1.62%) C#
13 31 (1.44%) Korn
14 29 (1.34%) Ruby
15 27 (1.25%) PHP
16 25 (1.16%) C++
17 23 (1.07%) PL/SQL
18 12 (0.56%) C-shell
18 12 (0.56%) Jython
19 11 (0.51%) F#
Qualifications
1 448 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 325 (15.05%) SC Cleared
3 137 (6.35%) Degree
4 125 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 120 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 112 (5.19%) DV Cleared
7 81 (3.75%) ISTQB
8 75 (3.47%) CCNA
9 74 (3.43%) BPSS Clearance
10 71 (3.29%) MCSE
11 70 (3.24%) CCNP
11 70 (3.24%) ISEB
12 53 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 48 (2.22%) RHCE
14 46 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
15 37 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 26 (1.20%) MCITP
17 20 (0.93%) JNCIA
17 20 (0.93%) MCSA
18 18 (0.83%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (6.25%) SLA
2 66 (3.06%) QA
3 33 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.39%) ISO 9001
5 25 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
6 12 (0.56%) JSP 440
7 9 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.19%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.093%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.093%) WCAG
11 1 (0.046%) ARP4754
11 1 (0.046%) COBIT
11 1 (0.046%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.046%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.046%) DO-254
11 1 (0.046%) GMP
11 1 (0.046%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.046%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.046%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 495 (22.93%) Active Directory
2 372 (17.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 129 (5.97%) vSphere
4 119 (5.51%) XenApp
5 96 (4.45%) VMware ESX
6 80 (3.71%) Hyper-V
7 65 (3.01%) XenDesktop
8 53 (2.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 46 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
10 44 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 43 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
12 41 (1.90%) NFS
13 38 (1.76%) KVM
14 37 (1.71%) Firmware
15 35 (1.62%) Virtual Servers
16 31 (1.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 25 (1.16%) Samba
17 25 (1.16%) Terminal Services
18 23 (1.07%) DFS Replication
19 21 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 253 (11.72%) HP Quality Center
2 142 (6.58%) SCCM
3 111 (5.14%) Puppet
4 82 (3.80%) NetBackup
5 81 (3.75%) Tivoli
6 72 (3.33%) OpenView
7 60 (2.78%) SCOM
8 58 (2.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 56 (2.59%) WSUS
10 55 (2.55%) HP SiteScope
11 52 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
12 50 (2.32%) Microsoft Clustering
13 46 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
14 44 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 36 (1.67%) Backup Exec
16 34 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
17 30 (1.39%) Nagios
18 28 (1.30%) HP Operations Orchestration
18 28 (1.30%) HP SIM
19 27 (1.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 583 (27.00%) Microsoft
2 539 (24.97%) VMware
3 367 (17.00%) Cisco
4 320 (14.82%) Oracle
5 236 (10.93%) Citrix
6 235 (10.88%) IBM
7 214 (9.91%) Red Hat
8 202 (9.36%) Dell
9 189 (8.75%) EMC
10 117 (5.42%) Symantec
11 115 (5.33%) 3PAR
12 110 (5.09%) CA
13 95 (4.40%) NetApp
14 91 (4.21%) ServiceNow
15 90 (4.17%) CheckPoint
16 88 (4.08%) Veritas
17 83 (3.84%) SAP
18 80 (3.71%) BMC
19 70 (3.24%) Juniper
20 68 (3.15%) Sun
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