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 24 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 106 81 61
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -20
Contract jobs citing HP 1092 1311 1594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.22% 2.48% 3.04%
As % of the Vendors category 4.97% 5.74% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 761 872
Median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £209 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 110 119
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.84 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.25 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.29
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +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
21962 22834 23762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.67% 43.28% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13575 13770 13653
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 766 986 1097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.79 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% -6.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -42 360 £413 +3.12% 68
South East -19 233 £350 -6.66% 51
North East +24 196 £315 -3.07% 3
East of England -2 65 £375 - 12
South West -1 63 £325 +27.45% 12
North West -37 62 £375 +7.14% 16
West Midlands 0 55 £350 +22.27% 16
Yorkshire -25 35 £325 -5.52% 15
East Midlands -38 15 £400 +10.49% 6
Midlands 0 5 £320 -36.00% 1
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 1034 (41.00%) Windows
2 742 (29.42%) Microsoft
3 684 (27.12%) ITIL
4 632 (25.06%) Security Cleared
5 623 (24.70%) VMware
6 622 (24.66%) Active Directory
7 595 (23.59%) Windows Server
8 578 (22.92%) Linux
9 547 (21.69%) SAN
10 489 (19.39%) Oracle
11 488 (19.35%) Unix
12 468 (18.56%) SQL
13 453 (17.96%) SC Cleared
14 424 (16.81%) Finance
15 405 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
16 404 (16.02%) Cisco
17 383 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
18 347 (13.76%) Citrix
19 330 (13.08%) SQL Server
20 316 (12.53%) Firewall
21 297 (11.78%) Windows Server 2012
22 296 (11.74%) HP Quality Center
23 293 (11.62%) Data Centre
24 281 (11.14%) IBM
25 277 (10.98%) DNS
26 268 (10.63%) MS Excel
26 268 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
27 257 (10.19%) Migration
28 252 (9.99%) MS Exchange
29 245 (9.71%) 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
1 252 (9.99%) MS Exchange
2 154 (6.11%) SharePoint
3 117 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 117 (4.64%) IIS
4 74 (2.93%) OpenStack
4 74 (2.93%) Skype for Business
5 66 (2.62%) WebLogic
6 54 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 50 (1.98%) Apache
8 49 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
9 48 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 47 (1.86%) JBoss
11 37 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 35 (1.39%) WebSphere
13 29 (1.15%) IBM Notes
14 25 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
15 24 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
16 19 (0.75%) Confluence
17 17 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
18 16 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 268 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 181 (7.18%) MS Office
3 49 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 27 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (0.87%) MS Project
6 6 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.12%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.079%) HipChat
8 2 (0.079%) SPSS
9 1 (0.040%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.040%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 22 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
1 22 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (0.67%) Exstream
4 16 (0.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 13 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (0.48%) Faxination
6 12 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
7 11 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 9 (0.36%) SAP CRM
9 7 (0.28%) Markit EDM
10 5 (0.20%) BASE24
11 4 (0.16%) SAP FI
11 4 (0.16%) SAP HCM
12 3 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
12 3 (0.12%) SAP HR
12 3 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 103 (4.08%) Office 365
2 69 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (0.95%) Mimecast
5 21 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (0.83%) SaaS
6 19 (0.75%) HP Helion
7 16 (0.63%) IaaS
8 8 (0.32%) Google Apps
9 7 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (0.24%) PaaS
11 5 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.12%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.12%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.12%) SoftLayer
13 3 (0.12%) Yammer
14 2 (0.079%) GitHub
14 2 (0.079%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 547 (21.69%) SAN
2 316 (12.53%) Firewall
3 277 (10.98%) DNS
4 237 (9.40%) DHCP
5 188 (7.45%) TCP/IP
6 143 (5.67%) WAN
7 133 (5.27%) LAN
8 110 (4.36%) NAS
9 103 (4.08%) Internet
10 84 (3.33%) VPN
11 75 (2.97%) Wireless
12 72 (2.85%) LDAP
13 71 (2.82%) iSCSI
14 70 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
15 60 (2.38%) NetScaler
16 59 (2.34%) VLAN
17 55 (2.18%) HTTP
18 54 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
19 51 (2.02%) FTP
20 50 (1.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 69 (2.74%) DB2
3 50 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (1.74%) Oracle Database
5 40 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 37 (1.47%) MySQL
7 36 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
8 30 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
9 29 (1.15%) Relational Database
10 28 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 21 (0.83%) Hadoop
12 20 (0.79%) Data Mining
13 18 (0.71%) MS Access
14 16 (0.63%) Big Data
14 16 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (0.52%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 10 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (0.40%) VoltDB
18 9 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 117 (4.64%) HP UFT
2 105 (4.16%) JIRA
3 97 (3.85%) LoadRunner
4 82 (3.25%) Selenium
5 46 (1.82%) JMeter
6 45 (1.78%) SoapUI
7 42 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 40 (1.59%) Cucumber
9 35 (1.39%) Jenkins
10 30 (1.19%) JUnit
11 25 (0.99%) Git (software)
11 25 (0.99%) MSI
12 23 (0.91%) ClearCase
13 22 (0.87%) Maven
13 22 (0.87%) Zephyr
14 21 (0.83%) Visual Studio
15 20 (0.79%) WebDriver
16 17 (0.67%) SpecFlow
16 17 (0.67%) Subversion
17 13 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 424 (16.81%) Finance
2 165 (6.54%) Banking
3 82 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 69 (2.74%) Retail
5 37 (1.47%) Legal
6 28 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 26 (1.03%) Investment Banking
8 25 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.75%) Billing
10 17 (0.67%) Marketing
11 16 (0.63%) Back Office
12 15 (0.59%) Games
13 14 (0.56%) Electronics
14 13 (0.52%) General Ledger
14 13 (0.52%) Military
15 11 (0.44%) Advertising
15 11 (0.44%) Automotive
15 11 (0.44%) Law
15 11 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 349 (13.84%) Analyst
2 223 (8.84%) Support Engineer
3 185 (7.34%) Administrator
4 169 (6.70%) Architect
5 165 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 164 (6.50%) Test Analyst
7 108 (4.28%) Consultant
8 97 (3.85%) Tester
9 94 (3.73%) Network Engineer
10 88 (3.49%) Systems Administrator
11 82 (3.25%) 3rd Line Support
12 80 (3.17%) Developer
13 76 (3.01%) Linux Engineer
14 69 (2.74%) Linux Administrator
14 69 (2.74%) Server Engineer
14 69 (2.74%) Test Manager
15 68 (2.70%) Storage Engineer
16 63 (2.50%) Service Analyst
16 63 (2.50%) Wintel Engineer
17 61 (2.42%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (3.89%) Middleware
2 80 (3.17%) XML
3 76 (3.01%) .NET
4 74 (2.93%) Web Services
5 64 (2.54%) SOAP
6 46 (1.82%) HTML
7 38 (1.51%) ASP.NET
8 26 (1.03%) REST
9 22 (0.87%) JSP
9 22 (0.87%) Software Packaging
10 21 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
11 19 (0.75%) JSON
12 17 (0.67%) J2EE
13 14 (0.56%) CSS
13 14 (0.56%) WSDL
14 13 (0.52%) Java EE
14 13 (0.52%) LAMP
15 12 (0.48%) SAML
15 12 (0.48%) XSD
15 12 (0.48%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 293 (11.62%) Data Centre
2 198 (7.85%) Clustering
3 151 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 141 (5.59%) Management Information System
5 125 (4.96%) Computer Science
6 75 (2.97%) Replication
7 63 (2.50%) Blackberry
8 48 (1.90%) Mainframe
9 44 (1.74%) HP Storage
10 43 (1.70%) EMC VNX
11 39 (1.55%) CMDB
12 36 (1.43%) Virtual Team
13 35 (1.39%) Fat Client
13 35 (1.39%) Thin Client
14 23 (0.91%) CLARiiON
14 23 (0.91%) DataPower
14 23 (0.91%) HP StoreVirtual
14 23 (0.91%) PKI
15 22 (0.87%) Statistics
16 21 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1034 (41.00%) Windows
2 595 (23.59%) Windows Server
3 578 (22.92%) Linux
4 488 (19.35%) Unix
5 383 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 297 (11.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 245 (9.71%) Solaris
7 245 (9.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 232 (9.20%) AIX
9 186 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 149 (5.91%) Windows 7
11 106 (4.20%) HPUX
12 92 (3.65%) Windows XP
13 49 (1.94%) Android
14 48 (1.90%) Windows 8
15 44 (1.74%) Windows 10
16 39 (1.55%) Apple iOS
17 33 (1.31%) SUSE
18 30 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
19 22 (0.87%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 684 (27.12%) ITIL
2 268 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (10.19%) Migration
4 241 (9.56%) Service Delivery
5 209 (8.29%) Project Management
6 195 (7.73%) Change Management
7 186 (7.38%) Test Scripting
8 155 (6.15%) High Availability
9 153 (6.07%) Incident Management
10 144 (5.71%) Configuration Management
10 144 (5.71%) Problem Management
11 143 (5.67%) Service Management
12 119 (4.72%) Functional Testing
13 118 (4.68%) User Acceptance Testing
14 106 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
15 104 (4.12%) ITIL V3
16 100 (3.97%) ITSM
16 100 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
17 98 (3.89%) Defect Management
17 98 (3.89%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 468 (18.56%) SQL
2 229 (9.08%) PowerShell
3 155 (6.15%) Java
4 154 (6.11%) Perl
5 125 (4.96%) Shell Script
6 99 (3.93%) VB
7 92 (3.65%) Python
8 76 (3.01%) VBScript
9 74 (2.93%) JavaScript
10 53 (2.10%) C#
11 51 (2.02%) C
12 50 (1.98%) Bash Shell
13 43 (1.70%) PL/SQL
14 29 (1.15%) C++
14 29 (1.15%) Ruby
15 27 (1.07%) Korn
16 25 (0.99%) PHP
17 22 (0.87%) T-SQL
18 15 (0.59%) VBA
19 11 (0.44%) JCL
Qualifications
1 632 (25.06%) Security Cleared
2 453 (17.96%) SC Cleared
3 212 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 195 (7.73%) Degree
5 151 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
6 140 (5.55%) DV Cleared
7 119 (4.72%) ISTQB
8 111 (4.40%) BPSS Clearance
9 110 (4.36%) MCSE
10 101 (4.00%) ISEB
11 91 (3.61%) CCNA
12 76 (3.01%) CCNP
13 72 (2.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 63 (2.50%) RHCE
15 60 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 46 (1.82%) MCSA
17 41 (1.63%) MCP
18 34 (1.35%) MCITP
19 32 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
20 28 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 228 (9.04%) SLA
2 81 (3.21%) QA
3 54 (2.14%) ISO 9001
4 39 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
5 25 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (0.59%) JSP 440
7 8 (0.32%) ISO22301
8 5 (0.20%) COBIT
8 5 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.079%) BS7799
9 2 (0.079%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.040%) Basel III
10 1 (0.040%) GAAP
10 1 (0.040%) HL7
10 1 (0.040%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.040%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.040%) SEPA
10 1 (0.040%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.040%) WCAG
System Software
1 622 (24.66%) Active Directory
2 405 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 158 (6.26%) XenApp
4 156 (6.19%) vSphere
5 99 (3.93%) VMware ESX
6 96 (3.81%) XenDesktop
7 88 (3.49%) Hyper-V
8 84 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
9 83 (3.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 64 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
11 56 (2.22%) KVM
12 52 (2.06%) XenServer
13 48 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
14 46 (1.82%) NFS
15 44 (1.74%) Firmware
16 41 (1.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 40 (1.59%) Terminal Services
18 39 (1.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 34 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
20 20 (0.79%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 296 (11.74%) HP Quality Center
2 171 (6.78%) SCCM
3 115 (4.56%) NetBackup
4 108 (4.28%) Tivoli
5 106 (4.20%) Puppet
6 95 (3.77%) OpenView
7 89 (3.53%) SCOM
8 85 (3.37%) HP Data Protector
9 79 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 73 (2.89%) Microsoft Clustering
11 66 (2.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 64 (2.54%) EMC NetWorker
13 61 (2.42%) HP SiteScope
14 57 (2.26%) WSUS
15 54 (2.14%) MOM
16 53 (2.10%) Backup Exec
17 48 (1.90%) HP SIM
18 43 (1.70%) Nagios
19 42 (1.67%) SafeCom
20 40 (1.59%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 742 (29.42%) Microsoft
2 623 (24.70%) VMware
3 489 (19.39%) Oracle
4 404 (16.02%) Cisco
5 347 (13.76%) Citrix
6 281 (11.14%) IBM
7 237 (9.40%) EMC
8 236 (9.36%) Red Hat
9 221 (8.76%) Dell
10 153 (6.07%) CA
11 148 (5.87%) ServiceNow
12 135 (5.35%) Symantec
13 126 (5.00%) SAP
14 114 (4.52%) NetApp
15 106 (4.20%) BMC
16 105 (4.16%) 3PAR
17 98 (3.89%) Veritas
18 82 (3.25%) CheckPoint
19 73 (2.89%) Juniper
20 59 (2.34%) Sun
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