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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
UK / England
Rank 111 97 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -30
Contract jobs citing HP 884 1056 1366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.10% 2.24% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 5.20% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 673 774
Median daily rate £370 £378 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.07% -2.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 53 82
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.42 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.97% +42.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £10.03 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £57.50 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £24.00 £13.65
% change year-on-year
-39.58% +75.82%

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
18580 20308 21744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.21% 43.13% 45.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11677 12330 12680
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 791 901
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +14.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -34 265 £400 - 53
South East -4 258 £362 -6.64% 50
North East +22 69 £385 +23.20%
North West -9 68 £400 +6.66% 13
South West -9 48 £320 +2.40% 14
East of England -22 47 £278 -26.00% 14
West Midlands +25 44 £323 +3.20% 5
Yorkshire -11 42 £356 -10.93% 22
East Midlands -18 34 £255 -26.08% 5
Midlands +3 2 £313 -
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 679 (36.41%) Windows
2 448 (24.02%) VMware
3 445 (23.86%) Microsoft
4 410 (21.98%) ITIL
5 393 (21.07%) Linux
6 392 (21.02%) Active Directory
7 367 (19.68%) Security Cleared
8 357 (19.14%) Cisco
9 340 (18.23%) Windows Server
10 309 (16.57%) Finance
11 293 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 290 (15.55%) SQL
13 282 (15.12%) SC Cleared
14 262 (14.05%) Unix
15 250 (13.40%) SAN
16 245 (13.14%) Firewall
17 237 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
18 221 (11.85%) Windows Server 2008
19 220 (11.80%) Oracle
20 203 (10.88%) IBM
20 203 (10.88%) Data Centre
21 199 (10.67%) HP Quality Center
22 198 (10.62%) Windows Server 2012
23 180 (9.65%) PowerShell
24 179 (9.60%) Red Hat
25 177 (9.49%) Dell
26 175 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
27 170 (9.12%) Citrix
28 165 (8.85%) Migration
29 156 (8.36%) MS Excel

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
1 121 (6.49%) MS Exchange
2 83 (4.45%) SharePoint
3 63 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (2.68%) WebLogic
5 49 (2.63%) IIS
6 41 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (1.88%) JBoss
8 34 (1.82%) Skype for Business
8 34 (1.82%) WebSphere
9 31 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
10 29 (1.55%) Apache
10 29 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 28 (1.50%) Confluence
12 24 (1.29%) OpenStack
12 24 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
13 15 (0.80%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 12 (0.64%) CMS
16 9 (0.48%) IBM Notes
16 9 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 156 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 141 (7.56%) MS Office
3 25 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.64%) MS Project
7 2 (0.11%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 29 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 22 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
3 21 (1.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 12 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.32%) Exstream
8 5 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.21%) BASE24
9 4 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.21%) SystmOne
10 3 (0.16%) FLEXCUBE
10 3 (0.16%) Sentinel
10 3 (0.16%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.11%) SAP HR
11 2 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 76 (4.08%) Office 365
2 69 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (1.50%) SaaS
5 22 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.70%) IaaS
7 9 (0.48%) Trello
8 8 (0.43%) G Suite
9 6 (0.32%) GitHub
10 5 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.27%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.21%) IBM PureFlex
12 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.16%) HP Helion
12 3 (0.16%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.11%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.054%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 250 (13.40%) SAN
2 245 (13.14%) Firewall
3 147 (7.88%) LAN
4 145 (7.77%) WAN
5 134 (7.18%) DNS
6 128 (6.86%) Wireless
7 108 (5.79%) TCP/IP
8 87 (4.66%) DHCP
9 66 (3.54%) Internet
9 66 (3.54%) VPN
10 59 (3.16%) NAS
11 56 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
11 56 (3.00%) LDAP
12 52 (2.79%) Network Security
13 46 (2.47%) BIG-IP
14 42 (2.25%) SSL
15 38 (2.04%) HTTP
16 37 (1.98%) MPLS
17 34 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
18 33 (1.77%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (7.99%) SQL Server
2 45 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 32 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (1.07%) DB2
5 20 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 16 (0.86%) MySQL
9 14 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (0.64%) Hadoop
12 11 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (0.48%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.43%) MS Access
15 6 (0.32%) BODI
15 6 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
15 6 (0.32%) Oracle OWB
15 6 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 106 (5.68%) JIRA
2 92 (4.93%) HP UFT
3 71 (3.81%) Selenium
4 54 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 53 (2.84%) LoadRunner
6 35 (1.88%) Jenkins
7 30 (1.61%) Git (software)
8 29 (1.55%) Cucumber
9 28 (1.50%) JMeter
10 24 (1.29%) SpecFlow
11 21 (1.13%) SoapUI
12 19 (1.02%) StarTeam
13 18 (0.97%) Maven
13 18 (0.97%) Visual Studio
14 15 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
15 14 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
15 14 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
15 14 (0.75%) Zephyr
16 13 (0.70%) Ant
17 12 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 309 (16.57%) Finance
2 107 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 85 (4.56%) Banking
4 42 (2.25%) Retail
5 39 (2.09%) Manufacturing
6 23 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.13%) Law
8 20 (1.07%) Marketing
9 17 (0.91%) Electronics
10 15 (0.80%) Military
11 13 (0.70%) Legal
12 12 (0.64%) Back Office
12 12 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.59%) Games
14 10 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.48%) Billing
16 7 (0.38%) Spanish Language
17 6 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
17 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
18 5 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 264 (14.16%) Analyst
2 166 (8.90%) Field Engineer
3 136 (7.29%) Field Service Engineer
4 129 (6.92%) Test Analyst
5 126 (6.76%) Network Engineer
6 115 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 111 (5.95%) Hardware Engineer
8 106 (5.68%) Architect
9 101 (5.42%) Field Hardware Engineer
10 99 (5.31%) Support Engineer
11 95 (5.09%) Printer Engineer
12 92 (4.93%) Administrator
13 88 (4.72%) Developer
13 88 (4.72%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
14 77 (4.13%) HP Printer Engineer
15 73 (3.91%) Tester
16 66 (3.54%) Break Fix Engineer
17 60 (3.22%) Consultant
18 56 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
19 50 (2.68%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (3.16%) XML
2 58 (3.11%) Web Services
3 51 (2.73%) SOAP
4 42 (2.25%) .NET
5 38 (2.04%) Software Packaging
6 37 (1.98%) REST
7 36 (1.93%) Middleware
8 24 (1.29%) WebSphere MQ
9 23 (1.23%) HTML
10 20 (1.07%) XSL
11 18 (0.97%) ASP.NET
12 13 (0.70%) J2EE
12 13 (0.70%) XML Schema
13 12 (0.64%) CSS
14 10 (0.54%) JSON
14 10 (0.54%) SAML
15 9 (0.48%) XSLT
16 8 (0.43%) Gherkin
17 7 (0.38%) Apache Axis
17 7 (0.38%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 203 (10.88%) Data Centre
2 175 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (4.18%) Clustering
4 63 (3.38%) Computer Science
5 42 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 37 (1.98%) EMC VNX
6 37 (1.98%) Replication
7 31 (1.66%) Blackberry
7 31 (1.66%) Driving Licence
8 30 (1.61%) CMDB
9 25 (1.34%) Fat Client
9 25 (1.34%) HP Storage
9 25 (1.34%) Thin Client
10 23 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (1.23%) Smartphone
11 22 (1.18%) EMC VMAX
12 21 (1.13%) Client/Server
13 18 (0.97%) Public Cloud
14 17 (0.91%) Smart Meter
15 15 (0.80%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 679 (36.41%) Windows
2 393 (21.07%) Linux
3 340 (18.23%) Windows Server
4 262 (14.05%) Unix
5 221 (11.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 198 (10.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 151 (8.10%) Windows 7
8 148 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 135 (7.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 99 (5.31%) Solaris
11 77 (4.13%) AIX
12 49 (2.63%) Windows XP
13 45 (2.41%) Windows 10
14 44 (2.36%) Windows 8
15 42 (2.25%) HPUX
16 36 (1.93%) Android
17 22 (1.18%) Apple iOS
18 20 (1.07%) VME
19 18 (0.97%) Windows Vista
20 17 (0.91%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (21.98%) ITIL
2 237 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (8.85%) Migration
4 147 (7.88%) Service Management
5 127 (6.81%) Change Management
6 120 (6.43%) ITSM
7 111 (5.95%) Test Scripting
8 93 (4.99%) Test Management
9 92 (4.93%) DevOps
10 91 (4.88%) Regression Testing
11 87 (4.66%) Configuration Management
12 86 (4.61%) Change Control
12 86 (4.61%) Project Management
13 85 (4.56%) Incident Management
14 81 (4.34%) Problem Management
15 76 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 73 (3.91%) Functional Testing
16 73 (3.91%) ITIL V3
17 67 (3.59%) Test Automation
18 62 (3.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 290 (15.55%) SQL
2 180 (9.65%) PowerShell
3 112 (6.01%) Java
4 93 (4.99%) Perl
5 74 (3.97%) Python
6 73 (3.91%) Shell Script
7 66 (3.54%) VBScript
8 60 (3.22%) Bash Shell
8 60 (3.22%) JavaScript
9 44 (2.36%) VB
10 42 (2.25%) C#
11 28 (1.50%) C
12 24 (1.29%) COBOL
13 23 (1.23%) F#
14 20 (1.07%) Korn
15 18 (0.97%) Ruby
16 17 (0.91%) PL/SQL
17 15 (0.80%) C++
17 15 (0.80%) PHP
18 12 (0.64%) Jython
Qualifications
1 367 (19.68%) Security Cleared
2 282 (15.12%) SC Cleared
3 116 (6.22%) Degree
4 115 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
5 86 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 81 (4.34%) ISTQB
7 79 (4.24%) CCNP
8 71 (3.81%) DV Cleared
9 68 (3.65%) ISEB
10 56 (3.00%) MCSE
11 52 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
12 51 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 49 (2.63%) CCNA
14 47 (2.52%) JNCIA
15 41 (2.20%) CCSE
16 39 (2.09%) CCSA
17 38 (2.04%) CCIE
18 37 (1.98%) CCDP
19 34 (1.82%) CCIP
19 34 (1.82%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (5.47%) SLA
2 48 (2.57%) QA
3 21 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.43%) JSP 440
6 7 (0.38%) PMO
6 7 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.16%) GPG13
9 2 (0.11%) BS25999
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.11%) SDET
10 1 (0.054%) COSHH
10 1 (0.054%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.054%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.054%) GAAP
10 1 (0.054%) GMP
10 1 (0.054%) IFRS
10 1 (0.054%) SEPA
System Software
1 392 (21.02%) Active Directory
2 293 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (4.83%) Hyper-V
3 90 (4.83%) vSphere
4 76 (4.08%) XenApp
5 63 (3.38%) VMware ESX
6 51 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (2.20%) XenDesktop
8 39 (2.09%) NFS
9 36 (1.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 36 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
10 28 (1.50%) Firmware
11 23 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
12 22 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 18 (0.97%) Samba
14 17 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
14 17 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
15 15 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
16 13 (0.70%) Docker
17 12 (0.64%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 199 (10.67%) HP Quality Center
2 105 (5.63%) SCCM
3 88 (4.72%) Puppet
4 50 (2.68%) NetBackup
5 48 (2.57%) Tivoli
6 46 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
7 43 (2.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 41 (2.20%) HP SiteScope
9 39 (2.09%) FortiGate
9 39 (2.09%) WSUS
10 33 (1.77%) SCOM
11 32 (1.72%) OpenView
12 28 (1.50%) BladeLogic
12 28 (1.50%) Red Hat Satellite
13 27 (1.45%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 26 (1.39%) Ansible
14 26 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 25 (1.34%) Microsoft Clustering
16 19 (1.02%) Backup Exec
16 19 (1.02%) Nagios
Vendors
1 448 (24.02%) VMware
2 445 (23.86%) Microsoft
3 357 (19.14%) Cisco
4 220 (11.80%) Oracle
5 203 (10.88%) IBM
6 179 (9.60%) Red Hat
7 177 (9.49%) Dell
8 170 (9.12%) Citrix
9 131 (7.02%) EMC
10 109 (5.84%) 3PAR
11 99 (5.31%) CheckPoint
12 86 (4.61%) Juniper
13 83 (4.45%) Veritas
14 76 (4.08%) F5
15 75 (4.02%) Symantec
16 73 (3.91%) NetApp
17 67 (3.59%) CA
18 64 (3.43%) SAP
19 63 (3.38%) BMC
19 63 (3.38%) Sun
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