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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 98 77 61
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -16
Contract jobs citing HP 1182 1360 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.36% 2.61% 3.09%
As % of the Vendors category 5.23% 5.89% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 817 846
Median daily rate £360 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 101 99
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £10.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.65 £43.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.06 £17.50 £17.29
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +1.24%
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
22616 23076 23065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.06% 44.25% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14002 13916 13162
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 755 990 1017
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.60 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% -0.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -52 371 £411 +2.81% 54
South East -23 260 £375 +3.80% 43
North East +17 221 £295 -1.66% 7
North West -13 76 £395 +12.85% 16
East of England 0 68 £408 +8.66% 15
West Midlands -18 54 £360 +5.73% 9
South West +12 51 £325 +27.45% 17
Yorkshire -32 44 £300 -8.32% 24
East Midlands -22 22 £315 -12.50% 4
Midlands -3 6 £373 -25.50%
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 1051 (40.15%) Windows
2 748 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 691 (26.39%) ITIL
4 659 (25.17%) VMware
5 636 (24.29%) Security Cleared
6 622 (23.76%) Active Directory
7 596 (22.77%) Windows Server
8 595 (22.73%) Linux
9 554 (21.16%) SAN
10 505 (19.29%) Unix
11 500 (19.10%) Oracle
12 495 (18.91%) SQL
13 479 (18.30%) Finance
14 459 (17.53%) SC Cleared
15 433 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 411 (15.70%) Cisco
17 391 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
18 379 (14.48%) Citrix
19 363 (13.87%) SQL Server
20 322 (12.30%) IBM
21 319 (12.18%) HP Quality Center
22 305 (11.65%) Firewall
23 299 (11.42%) Windows Server 2012
24 289 (11.04%) Data Centre
24 289 (11.04%) DNS
25 266 (10.16%) MS Excel
26 262 (10.01%) Agile Software Development
27 252 (9.63%) Red Hat
28 251 (9.59%) Solaris
29 248 (9.47%) DHCP

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
1 245 (9.36%) MS Exchange
2 158 (6.04%) SharePoint
3 113 (4.32%) IIS
4 98 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 64 (2.44%) Skype for Business
5 64 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 53 (2.02%) OpenStack
7 48 (1.83%) Apache
8 46 (1.76%) JBoss
9 44 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 42 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 41 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
12 36 (1.38%) WebSphere
13 35 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 29 (1.11%) IBM Notes
15 24 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
16 23 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
17 22 (0.84%) SAS
18 18 (0.69%) Confluence
18 18 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 266 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 197 (7.52%) MS Office
3 48 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (0.84%) MS Project
6 8 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.11%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.076%) HipChat
8 2 (0.076%) QuarkXPress
8 2 (0.076%) SPSS
9 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.038%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.038%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 21 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (0.65%) Exstream
4 14 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 12 (0.46%) Faxination
6 12 (0.46%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 12 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
7 10 (0.38%) SAP CRM
7 10 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.23%) Markit EDM
8 6 (0.23%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.19%) BASE24
9 5 (0.19%) SAP HCM
10 4 (0.15%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 87 (3.32%) Office 365
2 71 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (1.03%) Mimecast
5 23 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (0.80%) IaaS
7 19 (0.73%) HP Helion
7 19 (0.73%) SaaS
8 13 (0.50%) PaaS
9 8 (0.31%) Google Apps
10 7 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.15%) SoftLayer
13 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.11%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.11%) Yammer
14 2 (0.076%) GitHub
14 2 (0.076%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 554 (21.16%) SAN
2 305 (11.65%) Firewall
3 289 (11.04%) DNS
4 248 (9.47%) DHCP
5 190 (7.26%) TCP/IP
6 158 (6.04%) WAN
7 141 (5.39%) LAN
8 105 (4.01%) NAS
9 99 (3.78%) Internet
10 84 (3.21%) VPN
11 77 (2.94%) Wireless
12 71 (2.71%) LDAP
13 66 (2.52%) NetScaler
14 65 (2.48%) iSCSI
15 64 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
16 58 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
17 56 (2.14%) VLAN
18 54 (2.06%) Network Security
19 51 (1.95%) VoIP
20 44 (1.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 66 (2.52%) DB2
3 53 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 44 (1.68%) MySQL
6 38 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (1.18%) Relational Database
8 30 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
8 30 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
10 21 (0.80%) Hadoop
11 19 (0.73%) Data Mining
12 16 (0.61%) Big Data
12 16 (0.61%) MS Access
13 15 (0.57%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
15 12 (0.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 11 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
17 10 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 123 (4.70%) HP UFT
2 113 (4.32%) LoadRunner
3 111 (4.24%) JIRA
4 84 (3.21%) Selenium
5 62 (2.37%) SoapUI
6 45 (1.72%) Cucumber
7 44 (1.68%) JMeter
8 37 (1.41%) Jenkins
9 35 (1.34%) JUnit
10 29 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 28 (1.07%) Git (software)
12 27 (1.03%) MSI
13 25 (0.95%) Zephyr
14 20 (0.76%) WebDriver
15 18 (0.69%) Maven
15 18 (0.69%) Subversion
16 17 (0.65%) Visual Studio
17 16 (0.61%) ClearCase
18 14 (0.53%) Toad
19 13 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 479 (18.30%) Finance
2 180 (6.88%) Banking
3 91 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 66 (2.52%) Retail
5 43 (1.64%) Legal
6 31 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 29 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 25 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.73%) Billing
10 17 (0.65%) Military
11 16 (0.61%) Marketing
12 15 (0.57%) Games
13 14 (0.53%) Advertising
13 14 (0.53%) Back Office
14 13 (0.50%) Electronics
14 13 (0.50%) General Ledger
15 12 (0.46%) Front Office
15 12 (0.46%) Law
16 11 (0.42%) Automotive
16 11 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 390 (14.90%) Analyst
2 219 (8.37%) Support Engineer
3 205 (7.83%) Architect
4 196 (7.49%) Administrator
5 185 (7.07%) Test Analyst
6 157 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 126 (4.81%) Consultant
8 92 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
9 90 (3.44%) Tester
10 89 (3.40%) Network Engineer
11 86 (3.28%) Test Manager
12 81 (3.09%) Linux Engineer
13 75 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
14 73 (2.79%) Server Engineer
14 73 (2.79%) Wintel Engineer
15 71 (2.71%) Developer
16 68 (2.60%) Linux Administrator
16 68 (2.60%) Unix Engineer
17 67 (2.56%) Service Analyst
18 58 (2.22%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (3.48%) XML
2 86 (3.28%) Middleware
3 83 (3.17%) .NET
4 77 (2.94%) Web Services
5 75 (2.86%) SOAP
6 54 (2.06%) HTML
7 32 (1.22%) ASP.NET
8 22 (0.84%) JSP
9 21 (0.80%) JSON
10 18 (0.69%) J2EE
10 18 (0.69%) REST
10 18 (0.69%) Software Packaging
11 17 (0.65%) WebSphere MQ
12 15 (0.57%) CSS
13 13 (0.50%) LAMP
14 11 (0.42%) Java EE
15 9 (0.34%) SAML
15 9 (0.34%) WSDL
16 8 (0.31%) ISPF
16 8 (0.31%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 289 (11.04%) Data Centre
2 199 (7.60%) Clustering
3 162 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 151 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 111 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 77 (2.94%) Replication
7 63 (2.41%) Blackberry
8 45 (1.72%) Mainframe
9 41 (1.57%) CMDB
9 41 (1.57%) Fat Client
9 41 (1.57%) Thin Client
10 38 (1.45%) HP Storage
11 36 (1.38%) Virtual Team
12 32 (1.22%) EMC VNX
13 23 (0.88%) HP StoreVirtual
13 23 (0.88%) PKI
14 22 (0.84%) CLARiiON
15 20 (0.76%) Mathematics
15 20 (0.76%) Private Cloud
15 20 (0.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1051 (40.15%) Windows
2 596 (22.77%) Windows Server
3 595 (22.73%) Linux
4 505 (19.29%) Unix
5 391 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 299 (11.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 251 (9.59%) Solaris
8 234 (8.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 230 (8.79%) AIX
10 193 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 145 (5.54%) Windows 7
12 106 (4.05%) HPUX
13 89 (3.40%) Windows XP
14 45 (1.72%) Android
15 44 (1.68%) Windows 10
16 42 (1.60%) Windows 8
17 34 (1.30%) Apple iOS
18 33 (1.26%) SUSE
19 31 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
20 25 (0.95%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (26.39%) ITIL
2 262 (10.01%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (9.32%) Migration
4 235 (8.98%) Service Delivery
5 234 (8.94%) Project Management
6 198 (7.56%) Change Management
7 192 (7.33%) Test Scripting
8 162 (6.19%) High Availability
9 158 (6.04%) Configuration Management
10 155 (5.92%) Incident Management
11 148 (5.65%) Service Management
12 138 (5.27%) Problem Management
13 135 (5.16%) Functional Testing
14 124 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing
15 118 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 117 (4.47%) Defect Management
17 108 (4.13%) Test Management
18 107 (4.09%) Root Cause Analysis
19 106 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
20 104 (3.97%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 495 (18.91%) SQL
2 228 (8.71%) PowerShell
3 159 (6.07%) Perl
4 155 (5.92%) Java
5 136 (5.19%) Shell Script
6 102 (3.90%) VB
7 84 (3.21%) Python
8 76 (2.90%) VBScript
9 61 (2.33%) JavaScript
10 57 (2.18%) C
11 53 (2.02%) C#
12 49 (1.87%) PL/SQL
13 48 (1.83%) Bash Shell
14 29 (1.11%) PHP
14 29 (1.11%) Ruby
15 26 (0.99%) Korn
16 21 (0.80%) T-SQL
17 20 (0.76%) C++
18 17 (0.65%) VBA
19 14 (0.53%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 636 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 459 (17.53%) SC Cleared
3 200 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 176 (6.72%) Degree
5 156 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
6 140 (5.35%) DV Cleared
7 133 (5.08%) ISTQB
8 116 (4.43%) ISEB
9 107 (4.09%) BPSS Clearance
10 101 (3.86%) MCSE
11 95 (3.63%) CCNA
12 82 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 80 (3.06%) CCNP
14 64 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 63 (2.41%) RHCE
16 50 (1.91%) MCSA
17 43 (1.64%) MCP
18 34 (1.30%) MCITP
19 29 (1.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
19 29 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (8.63%) SLA
2 90 (3.44%) QA
3 55 (2.10%) ISO 9001
4 38 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 22 (0.84%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.53%) JSP 440
7 8 (0.31%) ISO22301
8 6 (0.23%) COBIT
9 5 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.076%) BS7799
10 2 (0.076%) HL7
10 2 (0.076%) SEPA
11 1 (0.038%) Basel III
11 1 (0.038%) GAAP
11 1 (0.038%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.038%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.038%) MiFID
11 1 (0.038%) P3O
11 1 (0.038%) Solvency II
System Software
1 622 (23.76%) Active Directory
2 433 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 180 (6.88%) XenApp
4 158 (6.04%) vSphere
5 104 (3.97%) XenDesktop
6 95 (3.63%) VMware ESX
7 94 (3.59%) Hyper-V
7 94 (3.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 84 (3.21%) Oracle RAC
9 70 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
10 56 (2.14%) KVM
10 56 (2.14%) XenServer
11 50 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
12 49 (1.87%) Terminal Services
13 45 (1.72%) NFS
14 44 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
15 42 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 41 (1.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 37 (1.41%) Firmware
18 17 (0.65%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 319 (12.18%) HP Quality Center
2 183 (6.99%) SCCM
3 119 (4.55%) Tivoli
4 117 (4.47%) NetBackup
5 105 (4.01%) SCOM
6 103 (3.93%) Puppet
7 93 (3.55%) OpenView
8 87 (3.32%) HP Data Protector
9 75 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 68 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 67 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
12 64 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
13 58 (2.22%) HP SiteScope
14 53 (2.02%) Backup Exec
14 53 (2.02%) HP SIM
14 53 (2.02%) WSUS
15 52 (1.99%) MOM
16 43 (1.64%) Nagios
17 40 (1.53%) SafeCom
17 40 (1.53%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 748 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 659 (25.17%) VMware
3 500 (19.10%) Oracle
4 411 (15.70%) Cisco
5 379 (14.48%) Citrix
6 322 (12.30%) IBM
7 252 (9.63%) Red Hat
8 234 (8.94%) EMC
9 205 (7.83%) Dell
10 142 (5.42%) CA
11 140 (5.35%) ServiceNow
12 133 (5.08%) SAP
12 133 (5.08%) Symantec
13 126 (4.81%) NetApp
14 96 (3.67%) Veritas
15 94 (3.59%) 3PAR
16 92 (3.51%) BMC
17 89 (3.40%) CheckPoint
18 69 (2.64%) Juniper
19 64 (2.44%) Sun
Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Rate: Highly Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Rate: Highly Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon People
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £425.00 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Miracle Partners Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £690.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £320 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Venn Group
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Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
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Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour + /£25.oo ppc.
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Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
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Bournemouth, Dorset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14 - £15 per hour + £25.00 ppc
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City, London
Hays Finance Technology
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