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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 85 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing HP 1322 1436 1436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.65% 2.78% 2.99%
As % of the Vendors category 5.92% 6.29% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 871 745
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 105 85
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.03 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +20.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.93 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.20 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.88 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+30.71% +16.66%
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
22322 22843 21587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.71% 44.28% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13868 13750 12207
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 999 989
Median hourly rate £18.73 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -57 347 £413 +3.12% 50
North East +24 328 £281 +2.27% 14
South East -17 302 £375 - 53
North West -15 86 £400 +6.66% 18
East of England -23 66 £400 +33.33% 11
Yorkshire -4 58 £301 -7.53% 29
West Midlands -19 50 £373 -6.87% 12
South West -6 44 £325 +18.18% 25
East Midlands -15 26 £315 -21.25% 8
Midlands -1 5 £373 - 2
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1024 (38.10%) Windows
2 749 (27.86%) Microsoft
3 671 (24.96%) ITIL
4 669 (24.89%) Security Cleared
5 666 (24.78%) VMware
6 600 (22.32%) Active Directory
7 590 (21.95%) Linux
8 570 (21.21%) Windows Server
9 522 (19.42%) SQL
10 520 (19.35%) SAN
11 505 (18.79%) Finance
12 486 (18.08%) SC Cleared
13 474 (17.63%) Oracle
14 469 (17.45%) Unix
15 432 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
16 423 (15.74%) Cisco
17 398 (14.81%) Citrix
18 379 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
19 353 (13.13%) SQL Server
20 335 (12.46%) HP Quality Center
21 323 (12.02%) IBM
22 301 (11.20%) Firewall
22 301 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
22 301 (11.20%) Windows Server 2012
23 296 (11.01%) Data Centre
24 286 (10.64%) MS Excel
25 270 (10.04%) DNS
26 255 (9.49%) Project Management
27 248 (9.23%) Red Hat
28 239 (8.89%) 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
1 231 (8.59%) MS Exchange
2 148 (5.51%) SharePoint
3 110 (4.09%) IIS
4 81 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 59 (2.19%) WebLogic
6 55 (2.05%) OpenStack
7 49 (1.82%) Apache
7 49 (1.82%) JBoss
8 47 (1.75%) Skype for Business
9 41 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 36 (1.34%) WebSphere
11 32 (1.19%) IBM Notes
12 31 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 30 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
14 29 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
15 24 (0.89%) Confluence
16 23 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
16 23 (0.86%) SAS
17 21 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
18 18 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 286 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 210 (7.81%) MS Office
3 41 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 32 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (0.82%) MS Project
6 10 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.074%) HipChat
7 2 (0.074%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.074%) QuarkXPress
7 2 (0.074%) SPSS
8 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.037%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.037%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 25 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 20 (0.74%) Exstream
3 16 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 12 (0.45%) Faxination
5 12 (0.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 11 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
6 11 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
6 11 (0.41%) SAP CRM
6 11 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (0.22%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.19%) BASE24
9 5 (0.19%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.15%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.15%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 73 (2.72%) Office 365
2 59 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (1.15%) Mimecast
5 28 (1.04%) IaaS
6 21 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (0.78%) SaaS
7 20 (0.74%) PaaS
8 16 (0.60%) HP Helion
9 8 (0.30%) Google Apps
10 7 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
12 5 (0.19%) SoftLayer
13 3 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.11%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.11%) Yammer
14 2 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.074%) iTunes
14 2 (0.074%) OneDrive
15 1 (0.037%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 520 (19.35%) SAN
2 301 (11.20%) Firewall
3 270 (10.04%) DNS
4 221 (8.22%) DHCP
5 183 (6.81%) TCP/IP
6 155 (5.77%) WAN
7 131 (4.87%) LAN
8 96 (3.57%) Internet
9 87 (3.24%) Wireless
10 80 (2.98%) VPN
11 76 (2.83%) NAS
12 74 (2.75%) NetScaler
13 71 (2.64%) LDAP
14 59 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
15 57 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
16 54 (2.01%) iSCSI
16 54 (2.01%) VoIP
17 53 (1.97%) Network Security
18 51 (1.90%) VLAN
19 44 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 56 (2.08%) DB2
3 49 (1.82%) MySQL
4 48 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 48 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 33 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 32 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
8 30 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (1.08%) Hadoop
10 26 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (0.82%) Big Data
12 18 (0.67%) RDBMS
13 16 (0.60%) MS Access
14 15 (0.56%) Data Mining
14 15 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
15 12 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (0.41%) MongoDB
17 10 (0.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 137 (5.10%) HP UFT
2 135 (5.02%) JIRA
3 113 (4.20%) LoadRunner
4 99 (3.68%) Selenium
5 64 (2.38%) SoapUI
6 44 (1.64%) Cucumber
7 43 (1.60%) Jenkins
8 34 (1.26%) JMeter
9 33 (1.23%) JUnit
10 31 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 28 (1.04%) WebDriver
12 27 (1.00%) Git (software)
12 27 (1.00%) MSI
13 26 (0.97%) Visual Studio
14 23 (0.86%) Subversion
15 16 (0.60%) Maven
16 15 (0.56%) Eclipse
16 15 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 15 (0.56%) Zephyr
17 13 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 505 (18.79%) Finance
2 179 (6.66%) Banking
3 106 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 62 (2.31%) Retail
5 38 (1.41%) Legal
6 37 (1.38%) Financial Institution
7 36 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 33 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.71%) Games
9 19 (0.71%) Marketing
10 17 (0.63%) Billing
11 16 (0.60%) Advertising
11 16 (0.60%) Military
12 14 (0.52%) Front Office
13 13 (0.48%) Back Office
13 13 (0.48%) Electronics
14 11 (0.41%) General Ledger
15 10 (0.37%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.33%) Automotive
17 8 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 428 (15.92%) Analyst
2 213 (7.92%) Architect
3 211 (7.85%) Support Engineer
4 206 (7.66%) Test Analyst
5 190 (7.07%) Administrator
6 151 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 128 (4.76%) Consultant
8 93 (3.46%) Test Manager
9 89 (3.31%) Tester
10 88 (3.27%) Systems Administrator
11 87 (3.24%) Network Engineer
12 81 (3.01%) Server Engineer
13 80 (2.98%) Linux Engineer
14 79 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
15 75 (2.79%) 3rd Line Support
16 73 (2.72%) Developer
17 71 (2.64%) Service Analyst
18 69 (2.57%) Unix Engineer
19 62 (2.31%) Linux Administrator
19 62 (2.31%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (4.02%) XML
2 98 (3.65%) .NET
3 88 (3.27%) Middleware
4 83 (3.09%) Web Services
5 82 (3.05%) SOAP
6 53 (1.97%) HTML
7 29 (1.08%) ASP.NET
8 25 (0.93%) JSON
9 20 (0.74%) JSP
10 18 (0.67%) REST
10 18 (0.67%) Software Packaging
10 18 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
11 15 (0.56%) J2EE
11 15 (0.56%) XML Messaging
12 14 (0.52%) CSS
13 11 (0.41%) LAMP
13 11 (0.41%) WSDL
14 10 (0.37%) .NET Framework
14 10 (0.37%) Java EE
14 10 (0.37%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 296 (11.01%) Data Centre
2 191 (7.11%) Clustering
3 160 (5.95%) Management Information System
4 158 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 106 (3.94%) Computer Science
6 78 (2.90%) Replication
7 54 (2.01%) Blackberry
8 42 (1.56%) Mainframe
9 37 (1.38%) CMDB
9 37 (1.38%) Fat Client
9 37 (1.38%) HP Storage
9 37 (1.38%) Thin Client
10 32 (1.19%) Virtual Team
11 31 (1.15%) EMC VNX
12 25 (0.93%) Smart Meter
13 23 (0.86%) PKI
14 22 (0.82%) CLARiiON
14 22 (0.82%) Mathematics
15 21 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
15 21 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1024 (38.10%) Windows
2 590 (21.95%) Linux
3 570 (21.21%) Windows Server
4 469 (17.45%) Unix
5 379 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 301 (11.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 231 (8.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 228 (8.48%) AIX
9 221 (8.22%) Solaris
10 198 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 148 (5.51%) Windows 7
12 98 (3.65%) HPUX
13 85 (3.16%) Windows XP
14 43 (1.60%) Windows 8
15 38 (1.41%) Windows 10
16 34 (1.26%) Apple iOS
17 33 (1.23%) Android
18 31 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
19 30 (1.12%) CentOS
20 25 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (24.96%) ITIL
2 301 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (9.49%) Project Management
4 227 (8.44%) Service Delivery
5 226 (8.41%) Migration
6 206 (7.66%) Test Scripting
7 201 (7.48%) Change Management
8 159 (5.92%) Service Management
9 157 (5.84%) Incident Management
10 152 (5.65%) High Availability
11 151 (5.62%) Configuration Management
12 142 (5.28%) Functional Testing
13 132 (4.91%) Problem Management
13 132 (4.91%) Test Management
14 130 (4.84%) Defect Management
15 121 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
16 119 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
17 112 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
18 106 (3.94%) Waterfall
19 105 (3.91%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 522 (19.42%) SQL
2 224 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 162 (6.03%) Java
4 150 (5.58%) Perl
5 127 (4.72%) Shell Script
6 95 (3.53%) VB
7 88 (3.27%) Python
8 77 (2.86%) C#
9 75 (2.79%) VBScript
10 70 (2.60%) C
11 67 (2.49%) JavaScript
12 54 (2.01%) PL/SQL
13 50 (1.86%) Bash Shell
14 30 (1.12%) PHP
14 30 (1.12%) Ruby
15 27 (1.00%) Korn
16 22 (0.82%) T-SQL
17 16 (0.60%) C++
18 15 (0.56%) VBA
19 14 (0.52%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 669 (24.89%) Security Cleared
2 486 (18.08%) SC Cleared
3 201 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 183 (6.81%) Degree
5 158 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 148 (5.51%) DV Cleared
7 142 (5.28%) ISTQB
8 125 (4.65%) ISEB
9 107 (3.98%) MCSE
10 104 (3.87%) BPSS Clearance
11 98 (3.65%) CCNA
12 89 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 78 (2.90%) CCNP
14 60 (2.23%) RHCE
15 59 (2.19%) MCSA
16 56 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 50 (1.86%) MCP
18 30 (1.12%) PMI Certification
19 26 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
20 25 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (7.63%) SLA
2 101 (3.76%) QA
3 50 (1.86%) ISO 9001
4 33 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
5 13 (0.48%) JSP 440
6 12 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.45%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.26%) ISO22301
8 6 (0.22%) HL7
8 6 (0.22%) SEPA
9 5 (0.19%) COBIT
10 2 (0.074%) BS7799
11 1 (0.037%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.037%) FIPS 140-2
11 1 (0.037%) GAAP
11 1 (0.037%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.037%) ISO 9002
11 1 (0.037%) MiFID
11 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.037%) Solvency II
System Software
1 600 (22.32%) Active Directory
2 432 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (6.62%) XenApp
4 153 (5.69%) vSphere
5 104 (3.87%) XenDesktop
6 101 (3.76%) Hyper-V
7 93 (3.46%) Microsoft App-V
8 88 (3.27%) VMware ESX
9 75 (2.79%) Oracle RAC
10 68 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
11 62 (2.31%) KVM
12 59 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
12 59 (2.19%) XenServer
13 46 (1.71%) Terminal Services
14 44 (1.64%) Firmware
15 42 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
16 41 (1.53%) NFS
17 35 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 34 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 20 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 335 (12.46%) HP Quality Center
2 183 (6.81%) SCCM
3 109 (4.06%) Tivoli
4 107 (3.98%) SCOM
5 106 (3.94%) NetBackup
6 101 (3.76%) Puppet
7 84 (3.13%) OpenView
8 80 (2.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 75 (2.79%) HP Data Protector
10 71 (2.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 69 (2.57%) Microsoft Clustering
12 58 (2.16%) HP SIM
13 57 (2.12%) EMC NetWorker
14 52 (1.93%) Backup Exec
15 51 (1.90%) HP SiteScope
16 48 (1.79%) Nagios
17 46 (1.71%) WSUS
18 44 (1.64%) MOM
19 43 (1.60%) EdgeSight
20 36 (1.34%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 749 (27.86%) Microsoft
2 666 (24.78%) VMware
3 474 (17.63%) Oracle
4 423 (15.74%) Cisco
5 398 (14.81%) Citrix
6 323 (12.02%) IBM
7 248 (9.23%) Red Hat
8 239 (8.89%) EMC
9 198 (7.37%) Dell
10 135 (5.02%) NetApp
11 133 (4.95%) CA
12 129 (4.80%) SAP
13 128 (4.76%) ServiceNow
14 113 (4.20%) Symantec
15 97 (3.61%) BMC
16 86 (3.20%) Veritas
17 82 (3.05%) CheckPoint
18 78 (2.90%) 3PAR
19 73 (2.72%) Juniper
20 66 (2.46%) Sun
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £3325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £373 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: 380
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Networkers
Rate: £9 - £13.50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Rate: circ £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Networkers
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Satigo Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £245 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £0.0 - £1 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £340.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £285 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intech 7
Rate: excellent rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £344 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Vesta Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £14 - £17 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £280 per day
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Intelletec
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £415 per day
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