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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
UK / England
Rank 110 99 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -34
Contract jobs citing HP 895 1032 1359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.16% 2.22% 2.93%
As % of the Vendors category 4.78% 5.17% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 648 778
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £210 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £365 £348
% change year-on-year
-4.79% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 49 89
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £10.41 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £60.00 £28.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.45 £13.94
% change year-on-year
-50.73% +118.51%

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
18724 19958 21207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.16% 42.91% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11629 11888 12679
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 664 804 938
Median hourly rate £19.63 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +7 299 £403 +0.68% 51
South East -8 240 £350 -6.66% 43
North East +18 89 £345 +12.65% 6
South West -8 49 £335 +7.20% 13
North West -10 47 £425 +13.33% 12
East of England -12 47 £294 -21.66% 6
East Midlands -9 40 £350 +2.94% 8
West Midlands -8 39 £319 -16.39% 11
Yorkshire -35 37 £350 -12.50% 16
Midlands +1 2 £313 -33.86%
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 713 (36.77%) Windows
2 500 (25.79%) VMware
3 466 (24.03%) Microsoft
4 437 (22.54%) ITIL
5 426 (21.97%) Active Directory
6 417 (21.51%) Linux
7 373 (19.24%) Security Cleared
8 372 (19.19%) Cisco
9 371 (19.13%) Windows Server
10 332 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
11 330 (17.02%) SAN
12 322 (16.61%) Finance
13 318 (16.40%) Unix
14 295 (15.21%) SQL
15 279 (14.39%) SC Cleared
16 251 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
17 243 (12.53%) Firewall
18 235 (12.12%) Oracle
19 231 (11.91%) Data Centre
20 227 (11.71%) IBM
21 220 (11.35%) HP Quality Center
22 210 (10.83%) Windows Server 2012
23 209 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
24 198 (10.21%) Migration
25 184 (9.49%) PowerShell
26 183 (9.44%) Red Hat
27 182 (9.39%) Dell
27 182 (9.39%) Citrix
28 174 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
29 169 (8.72%) EMC

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
1 151 (7.79%) MS Exchange
2 88 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 86 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 55 (2.84%) IIS
5 49 (2.53%) Skype for Business
6 47 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 47 (2.42%) WebLogic
7 42 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 32 (1.65%) JBoss
9 32 (1.65%) WebSphere
10 29 (1.50%) OpenStack
11 27 (1.39%) Apache
12 24 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
13 20 (1.03%) Confluence
14 18 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 11 (0.57%) CMS
16 10 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
16 10 (0.52%) Tomcat
17 9 (0.46%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 146 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 127 (6.55%) MS Office
3 28 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.67%) MS Project
6 9 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 27 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 24 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (0.98%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 10 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.26%) BASE24
6 5 (0.26%) Exstream
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
8 3 (0.15%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.15%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
8 3 (0.15%) Sentinel
8 3 (0.15%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
9 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.10%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.10%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 85 (4.38%) Office 365
2 69 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (1.24%) SaaS
6 12 (0.62%) IaaS
7 7 (0.36%) G Suite
7 7 (0.36%) GitHub
8 6 (0.31%) HP Helion
9 5 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.26%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.21%) IBM PureFlex
11 3 (0.15%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.052%) PaaS
13 1 (0.052%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 330 (17.02%) SAN
2 243 (12.53%) Firewall
3 168 (8.66%) DNS
4 144 (7.43%) WAN
5 139 (7.17%) LAN
6 124 (6.40%) DHCP
7 114 (5.88%) TCP/IP
8 96 (4.95%) Wireless
9 91 (4.69%) NAS
10 74 (3.82%) Internet
11 64 (3.30%) LDAP
12 63 (3.25%) VPN
13 51 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
13 51 (2.63%) Network Security
14 48 (2.48%) iSCSI
15 43 (2.22%) SSL
16 42 (2.17%) VLAN
17 38 (1.96%) MPLS
18 37 (1.91%) HTTP
19 35 (1.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 40 (2.06%) Oracle Database
3 30 (1.55%) DB2
3 30 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (1.03%) MySQL
5 20 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
6 19 (0.98%) Relational Database
7 11 (0.57%) Hadoop
7 11 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (0.57%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.31%) BODI
9 6 (0.31%) MS Access
10 5 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.26%) NonStop SQL
10 5 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.21%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 93 (4.80%) JIRA
2 87 (4.49%) HP UFT
3 68 (3.51%) Selenium
4 63 (3.25%) LoadRunner
5 45 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 39 (2.01%) JMeter
7 37 (1.91%) Cucumber
8 29 (1.50%) SoapUI
9 28 (1.44%) Jenkins
9 28 (1.44%) SpecFlow
10 27 (1.39%) Git (software)
11 24 (1.24%) Zephyr
12 23 (1.19%) StarTeam
13 17 (0.88%) JUnit
14 16 (0.83%) ClearCase
14 16 (0.83%) Visual Studio
15 15 (0.77%) Maven
16 12 (0.62%) NUnit
17 11 (0.57%) Ant
17 11 (0.57%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 322 (16.61%) Finance
2 109 (5.62%) Banking
3 99 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 48 (2.48%) Retail
5 34 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 21 (1.08%) Electronics
7 20 (1.03%) Legal
8 19 (0.98%) Marketing
9 17 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 15 (0.77%) Military
11 13 (0.67%) Billing
12 12 (0.62%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.57%) Back Office
13 11 (0.57%) Games
13 11 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.52%) Law
15 8 (0.41%) Spanish Language
16 6 (0.31%) Automotive
16 6 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
17 5 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 251 (12.94%) Analyst
2 144 (7.43%) Field Engineer
3 135 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 129 (6.65%) Architect
5 127 (6.55%) Network Engineer
6 125 (6.45%) Administrator
7 123 (6.34%) Test Analyst
8 122 (6.29%) Field Service Engineer
9 102 (5.26%) Support Engineer
10 89 (4.59%) Hardware Engineer
11 88 (4.54%) Developer
12 85 (4.38%) Field Hardware Engineer
13 78 (4.02%) Tester
14 74 (3.82%) Consultant
14 74 (3.82%) Printer Engineer
15 68 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
16 66 (3.40%) HP Printer Engineer
17 64 (3.30%) Break Fix Engineer
18 57 (2.94%) VMware Engineer
19 49 (2.53%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (3.35%) Web Services
2 63 (3.25%) XML
3 54 (2.78%) SOAP
4 51 (2.63%) Middleware
5 43 (2.22%) .NET
6 34 (1.75%) REST
7 28 (1.44%) HTML
8 27 (1.39%) Software Packaging
9 22 (1.13%) WebSphere MQ
10 20 (1.03%) XSL
11 17 (0.88%) ASP.NET
12 14 (0.72%) CSS
12 14 (0.72%) J2EE
13 13 (0.67%) XML Schema
14 11 (0.57%) SAML
15 10 (0.52%) WSDL
16 9 (0.46%) XSLT
17 8 (0.41%) Gherkin
17 8 (0.41%) JSP
18 7 (0.36%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 231 (11.91%) Data Centre
2 165 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (4.85%) Clustering
4 68 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 48 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.22%) EMC VNX
6 43 (2.22%) Replication
7 39 (2.01%) Blackberry
8 33 (1.70%) CMDB
9 28 (1.44%) Fat Client
9 28 (1.44%) Thin Client
10 27 (1.39%) HP Storage
11 25 (1.29%) Driving Licence
11 25 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
12 23 (1.19%) EMC VMAX
13 22 (1.13%) Client/Server
14 18 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (0.93%) Mainframe
14 18 (0.93%) Public Cloud
15 17 (0.88%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 713 (36.77%) Windows
2 417 (21.51%) Linux
3 371 (19.13%) Windows Server
4 318 (16.40%) Unix
5 251 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 210 (10.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 174 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 153 (7.89%) Solaris
9 142 (7.32%) Windows 7
10 125 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 99 (5.11%) AIX
12 62 (3.20%) Windows XP
13 57 (2.94%) HPUX
14 46 (2.37%) Android
15 43 (2.22%) Windows 10
16 39 (2.01%) Windows 8
17 28 (1.44%) SUSE
18 23 (1.19%) Apple iOS
19 20 (1.03%) VME
20 15 (0.77%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (22.54%) ITIL
2 209 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (10.21%) Migration
4 130 (6.70%) Change Management
5 125 (6.45%) Service Management
6 107 (5.52%) Test Scripting
7 104 (5.36%) ITSM
8 95 (4.90%) Problem Management
9 92 (4.74%) Project Management
10 90 (4.64%) Incident Management
11 87 (4.49%) Regression Testing
12 84 (4.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 84 (4.33%) Test Management
13 80 (4.13%) Configuration Management
13 80 (4.13%) DevOps
14 77 (3.97%) Service Delivery
15 76 (3.92%) High Availability
16 75 (3.87%) Functional Testing
17 70 (3.61%) Change Control
18 69 (3.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 295 (15.21%) SQL
2 184 (9.49%) PowerShell
3 127 (6.55%) Java
4 118 (6.09%) Perl
5 95 (4.90%) Shell Script
6 77 (3.97%) Python
7 66 (3.40%) VBScript
8 62 (3.20%) Bash Shell
9 60 (3.09%) JavaScript
10 57 (2.94%) VB
11 36 (1.86%) C#
12 33 (1.70%) C
13 26 (1.34%) Ruby
14 23 (1.19%) C++
15 21 (1.08%) COBOL
16 20 (1.03%) Korn
16 20 (1.03%) PHP
17 19 (0.98%) PL/SQL
18 16 (0.83%) F#
19 12 (0.62%) Jython
Qualifications
1 373 (19.24%) Security Cleared
2 279 (14.39%) SC Cleared
3 119 (6.14%) Degree
4 110 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
5 93 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 77 (3.97%) DV Cleared
7 75 (3.87%) CCNP
8 68 (3.51%) ISTQB
9 58 (2.99%) MCSE
10 56 (2.89%) CCNA
11 52 (2.68%) ISEB
12 47 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
13 38 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 36 (1.86%) BPSS Clearance
15 34 (1.75%) JNCIA
16 29 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 28 (1.44%) CCIE
17 28 (1.44%) CCSE
18 27 (1.39%) CCSA
19 26 (1.34%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (5.62%) SLA
2 59 (3.04%) QA
3 34 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
5 13 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.57%) JSP 440
7 9 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.21%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.10%) WCAG
10 1 (0.052%) ARP4761
10 1 (0.052%) BS25999
10 1 (0.052%) COBIT
10 1 (0.052%) COSHH
10 1 (0.052%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.052%) GMP
10 1 (0.052%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.052%) SDET
10 1 (0.052%) SEPA
System Software
1 426 (21.97%) Active Directory
2 332 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (5.93%) vSphere
4 92 (4.74%) XenApp
5 86 (4.44%) VMware ESX
6 77 (3.97%) Hyper-V
7 52 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
8 48 (2.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 47 (2.42%) XenDesktop
10 46 (2.37%) NFS
11 37 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
12 34 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 27 (1.39%) Firmware
14 26 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
15 22 (1.13%) Samba
16 20 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
17 18 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
18 15 (0.77%) KVM
19 13 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
20 12 (0.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 220 (11.35%) HP Quality Center
2 112 (5.78%) SCCM
3 98 (5.05%) Puppet
4 64 (3.30%) NetBackup
5 56 (2.89%) Tivoli
6 54 (2.78%) WSUS
7 47 (2.42%) HP SiteScope
7 47 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
8 46 (2.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 43 (2.22%) OpenView
10 42 (2.17%) SCOM
11 29 (1.50%) Backup Exec
11 29 (1.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 28 (1.44%) HP Data Protector
13 27 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 26 (1.34%) Red Hat Satellite
15 25 (1.29%) BladeLogic
15 25 (1.29%) FortiGate
16 24 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
17 23 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 500 (25.79%) VMware
2 466 (24.03%) Microsoft
3 372 (19.19%) Cisco
4 235 (12.12%) Oracle
5 227 (11.71%) IBM
6 183 (9.44%) Red Hat
7 182 (9.39%) Citrix
7 182 (9.39%) Dell
8 169 (8.72%) EMC
9 125 (6.45%) 3PAR
10 96 (4.95%) CheckPoint
11 95 (4.90%) Veritas
12 78 (4.02%) CA
12 78 (4.02%) NetApp
12 78 (4.02%) Symantec
13 76 (3.92%) Juniper
14 71 (3.66%) SAP
15 68 (3.51%) Sun
16 66 (3.40%) BMC
17 65 (3.35%) F5
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