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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 74 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing HP 1411 1415 1381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.88% 2.78% 2.83%
As % of the Vendors category 6.48% 6.19% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 847 726
Median daily rate £340 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £188 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 104 79
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +30.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.41 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.43 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+54.28% +25.00%
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
21787 22847 21876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.82% 44.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13598 13691 12563
Median daily rate £405 £398 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 1026 960
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £41.23 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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
North East +20 368 £283 +7.79% 11
London -55 358 £425 +6.25% 64
South East -5 350 £375 +5.63% 51
North West -9 95 £396 +14.02% 15
Yorkshire -1 56 £301 -14.14% 19
East of England -35 56 £350 +16.66% 13
West Midlands -22 47 £300 -24.52% 7
South West +14 44 £325 - 22
East Midlands -21 26 £338 -16.14% 7
Midlands -2 2 £425 -
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 990 (37.29%) Windows
2 714 (26.89%) Microsoft
3 675 (25.42%) VMware
4 652 (24.56%) Security Cleared
5 641 (24.14%) ITIL
6 578 (21.77%) Active Directory
7 572 (21.54%) Linux
8 557 (20.98%) Windows Server
9 543 (20.45%) SQL
10 525 (19.77%) Finance
11 502 (18.91%) SAN
12 467 (17.59%) SC Cleared
13 464 (17.48%) Oracle
14 457 (17.21%) Unix
15 449 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 421 (15.86%) Cisco
17 396 (14.92%) Citrix
18 375 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
19 354 (13.33%) SQL Server
20 353 (13.30%) HP Quality Center
21 335 (12.62%) IBM
22 314 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
23 300 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
23 300 (11.30%) Data Centre
24 291 (10.96%) Firewall
25 285 (10.73%) MS Excel
26 255 (9.60%) DNS
27 248 (9.34%) Project Management
28 242 (9.11%) EMC
29 239 (9.00%) Red Hat

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
1 230 (8.66%) MS Exchange
2 167 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 113 (4.26%) IIS
4 84 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 58 (2.18%) WebLogic
6 56 (2.11%) OpenStack
7 50 (1.88%) Skype for Business
8 47 (1.77%) JBoss
9 44 (1.66%) Apache
10 41 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
11 34 (1.28%) WebSphere
12 31 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
13 29 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 28 (1.05%) IBM Notes
15 25 (0.94%) Confluence
15 25 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
16 23 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
17 21 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
18 18 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
19 15 (0.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 285 (10.73%) MS Excel
2 220 (8.29%) MS Office
3 39 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (0.94%) MS Project
6 9 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.075%) HipChat
7 2 (0.075%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.075%) QuarkXPress
7 2 (0.075%) SPSS
8 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.038%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.038%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 22 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 21 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 19 (0.72%) Exstream
4 15 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 11 (0.41%) Faxination
6 11 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
6 11 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
6 11 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
7 10 (0.38%) SAP CRM
8 8 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (0.23%) Markit EDM
10 5 (0.19%) BASE24
10 5 (0.19%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.11%) SAP CO
11 3 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 63 (2.37%) Office 365
2 53 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (1.13%) IaaS
4 30 (1.13%) Mimecast
5 23 (0.87%) PaaS
6 20 (0.75%) SaaS
7 19 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.49%) HP Helion
9 8 (0.30%) Google Apps
10 6 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.15%) SoftLayer
12 3 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.11%) Heroku
12 3 (0.11%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.11%) Yammer
13 2 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.038%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 502 (18.91%) SAN
2 291 (10.96%) Firewall
3 255 (9.60%) DNS
4 203 (7.65%) DHCP
5 181 (6.82%) TCP/IP
6 154 (5.80%) WAN
7 131 (4.93%) LAN
8 83 (3.13%) Wireless
9 77 (2.90%) Internet
10 75 (2.82%) NAS
11 73 (2.75%) VPN
12 72 (2.71%) NetScaler
13 70 (2.64%) LDAP
14 52 (1.96%) VoIP
15 51 (1.92%) VLAN
16 48 (1.81%) Network Security
17 46 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
18 45 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
19 43 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
20 42 (1.58%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 59 (2.22%) DB2
3 50 (1.88%) MySQL
4 49 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 47 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (1.43%) Relational Database
7 34 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 34 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
9 30 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
11 21 (0.79%) Big Data
12 16 (0.60%) MS Access
13 15 (0.56%) Data Mining
13 15 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
13 15 (0.56%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (0.41%) MongoDB
16 10 (0.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 137 (5.16%) HP UFT
1 137 (5.16%) JIRA
2 122 (4.60%) LoadRunner
3 95 (3.58%) Selenium
4 63 (2.37%) SoapUI
5 43 (1.62%) Cucumber
6 41 (1.54%) Jenkins
7 33 (1.24%) JMeter
7 33 (1.24%) JUnit
8 28 (1.05%) Git (software)
9 27 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (0.98%) MSI
10 26 (0.98%) WebDriver
11 25 (0.94%) Visual Studio
12 22 (0.83%) Subversion
12 22 (0.83%) Toad
13 20 (0.75%) Maven
14 15 (0.56%) Eclipse
14 15 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 13 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 525 (19.77%) Finance
2 182 (6.85%) Banking
3 111 (4.18%) Telecoms
4 55 (2.07%) Retail
5 40 (1.51%) Investment Banking
6 38 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 33 (1.24%) Legal
8 32 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 20 (0.75%) Games
10 19 (0.72%) Marketing
10 19 (0.72%) Military
11 17 (0.64%) Back Office
11 17 (0.64%) Billing
12 15 (0.56%) Advertising
12 15 (0.56%) Front Office
13 13 (0.49%) Electronics
14 11 (0.41%) General Ledger
15 10 (0.38%) Law
16 9 (0.34%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 430 (16.20%) Analyst
2 211 (7.95%) Test Analyst
3 208 (7.83%) Architect
4 197 (7.42%) Support Engineer
5 182 (6.85%) Administrator
6 141 (5.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 118 (4.44%) Consultant
8 103 (3.88%) Tester
9 97 (3.65%) Test Manager
10 87 (3.28%) Network Engineer
11 85 (3.20%) Systems Administrator
11 85 (3.20%) Wintel Engineer
12 83 (3.13%) Server Engineer
13 76 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
14 74 (2.79%) 3rd Line Support
14 74 (2.79%) Developer
15 67 (2.52%) Service Analyst
15 67 (2.52%) Unix Engineer
16 62 (2.34%) Linux Administrator
17 61 (2.30%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (4.56%) XML
2 105 (3.95%) .NET
3 89 (3.35%) Web Services
4 86 (3.24%) SOAP
5 75 (2.82%) Middleware
6 58 (2.18%) HTML
7 26 (0.98%) JSON
8 25 (0.94%) ASP.NET
9 20 (0.75%) XML Messaging
10 18 (0.68%) JSP
10 18 (0.68%) REST
11 17 (0.64%) CSS
11 17 (0.64%) Software Packaging
11 17 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
12 14 (0.53%) .NET Framework
13 13 (0.49%) J2EE
14 12 (0.45%) ISPF
15 11 (0.41%) LAMP
15 11 (0.41%) WSDL
16 10 (0.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 300 (11.30%) Data Centre
2 172 (6.48%) Clustering
3 163 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
4 146 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 94 (3.54%) Computer Science
6 75 (2.82%) Replication
7 48 (1.81%) Blackberry
8 41 (1.54%) Mainframe
9 39 (1.47%) HP Storage
10 38 (1.43%) Fat Client
10 38 (1.43%) Thin Client
11 33 (1.24%) CMDB
12 25 (0.94%) EMC VNX
13 24 (0.90%) Smart Meter
14 23 (0.87%) PKI
14 23 (0.87%) Private Cloud
14 23 (0.87%) Virtual Team
15 22 (0.83%) Mathematics
16 21 (0.79%) Driving Licence
17 20 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 990 (37.29%) Windows
2 572 (21.54%) Linux
3 557 (20.98%) Windows Server
4 457 (17.21%) Unix
5 375 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 300 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 236 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 202 (7.61%) Solaris
9 198 (7.46%) AIX
10 189 (7.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 139 (5.24%) Windows 7
12 83 (3.13%) HPUX
13 81 (3.05%) Windows XP
14 41 (1.54%) Windows 8
15 35 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
16 34 (1.28%) Apple iOS
17 33 (1.24%) Windows 10
18 30 (1.13%) SUSE
19 28 (1.05%) Android
20 27 (1.02%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (24.14%) ITIL
2 314 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
3 248 (9.34%) Project Management
4 215 (8.10%) Migration
5 210 (7.91%) Test Scripting
6 206 (7.76%) Service Delivery
7 182 (6.85%) Change Management
8 151 (5.69%) Service Management
9 150 (5.65%) Incident Management
10 148 (5.57%) Configuration Management
11 144 (5.42%) Functional Testing
12 142 (5.35%) High Availability
13 134 (5.05%) Test Management
14 127 (4.78%) Defect Management
15 126 (4.75%) Disaster Recovery
16 118 (4.44%) Problem Management
17 113 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
18 105 (3.95%) Waterfall
19 103 (3.88%) Mentoring
20 102 (3.84%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 543 (20.45%) SQL
2 235 (8.85%) PowerShell
3 154 (5.80%) Java
4 147 (5.54%) Perl
5 124 (4.67%) Shell Script
6 91 (3.43%) VB
7 88 (3.31%) Python
8 76 (2.86%) C#
8 76 (2.86%) VBScript
9 74 (2.79%) C
10 63 (2.37%) JavaScript
11 58 (2.18%) PL/SQL
12 50 (1.88%) Bash Shell
13 29 (1.09%) Ruby
14 26 (0.98%) Korn
15 22 (0.83%) PHP
16 21 (0.79%) T-SQL
17 17 (0.64%) C++
18 14 (0.53%) Bourne shell
18 14 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 652 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 467 (17.59%) SC Cleared
3 202 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 172 (6.48%) Degree
5 152 (5.73%) DV Cleared
6 150 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
7 147 (5.54%) ISTQB
8 137 (5.16%) ISEB
9 107 (4.03%) MCSE
10 95 (3.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 92 (3.47%) CCNA
12 87 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
13 73 (2.75%) CCNP
14 67 (2.52%) MCSA
15 61 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 54 (2.03%) MCP
16 54 (2.03%) RHCE
17 30 (1.13%) PMI Certification
18 23 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
19 21 (0.79%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (7.31%) SLA
2 106 (3.99%) QA
3 41 (1.54%) ISO 9001
4 28 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
5 12 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.41%) JSP 440
7 7 (0.26%) ISO22301
8 6 (0.23%) HL7
8 6 (0.23%) SEPA
9 5 (0.19%) COBIT
10 2 (0.075%) BS7799
11 1 (0.038%) ARP4754
11 1 (0.038%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.038%) DO-254
11 1 (0.038%) GAAP
11 1 (0.038%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.038%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.038%) MiFID
11 1 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 578 (21.77%) Active Directory
2 449 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 172 (6.48%) XenApp
4 149 (5.61%) vSphere
5 100 (3.77%) XenDesktop
6 92 (3.47%) Hyper-V
7 89 (3.35%) VMware ESX
8 88 (3.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 68 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
9 68 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
10 64 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
11 62 (2.34%) XenServer
12 56 (2.11%) KVM
13 44 (1.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 44 (1.66%) Virtual Servers
14 42 (1.58%) Firmware
15 40 (1.51%) Terminal Services
16 39 (1.47%) NFS
17 36 (1.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 21 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 353 (13.30%) HP Quality Center
2 177 (6.67%) SCCM
3 109 (4.11%) SCOM
4 106 (3.99%) NetBackup
5 98 (3.69%) Tivoli
6 96 (3.62%) Puppet
7 76 (2.86%) OpenView
8 75 (2.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 72 (2.71%) HP Data Protector
10 63 (2.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 62 (2.34%) Microsoft Clustering
12 56 (2.11%) WSUS
13 53 (2.00%) HP SIM
14 52 (1.96%) Backup Exec
14 52 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
15 50 (1.88%) HP SiteScope
16 48 (1.81%) Nagios
17 42 (1.58%) MOM
18 39 (1.47%) EdgeSight
19 33 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 714 (26.89%) Microsoft
2 675 (25.42%) VMware
3 464 (17.48%) Oracle
4 421 (15.86%) Cisco
5 396 (14.92%) Citrix
6 335 (12.62%) IBM
7 242 (9.11%) EMC
8 239 (9.00%) Red Hat
9 170 (6.40%) Dell
10 143 (5.39%) NetApp
11 123 (4.63%) CA
11 123 (4.63%) SAP
12 119 (4.48%) ServiceNow
13 105 (3.95%) Symantec
14 95 (3.58%) BMC
15 90 (3.39%) Veritas
16 76 (2.86%) CheckPoint
17 70 (2.64%) 3PAR
18 66 (2.49%) Juniper
19 65 (2.45%) Intel Security
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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South West London
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Venturi
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Norfolk
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
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South West London
Davanti Solutions
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