The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 38 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing HP 9 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.47% 4.01% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 6.52% 8.48% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Median daily rate £340 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £348
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.45 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-50.73% +117.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
138 224 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.91% 47.26% 39.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 123 95
Median daily rate £340 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.46% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £170 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 26
Median hourly rate £13.00 £42.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% +83.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £38.09 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.05 £42.70 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Gloucestershire region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Gloucestershire region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Gloucester -3 2 - - 2
Cirencester - 1 £320 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £151 -
HP
South West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for HP.

1 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
4 13 (33.33%) Java
4 13 (33.33%) Windows
5 12 (30.77%) Unix
5 12 (30.77%) Python
5 12 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 12 (30.77%) Bash Shell
6 11 (28.21%) Cisco
7 10 (25.64%) LoadRunner
8 9 (23.08%) JIRA
8 9 (23.08%) Ruby
9 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
9 8 (20.51%) ISEB
9 8 (20.51%) BDD
9 8 (20.51%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (20.51%) Zephyr
10 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
10 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
10 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
10 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
10 7 (17.95%) Linux
10 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
10 7 (17.95%) Test Management
10 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
10 7 (17.95%) Time Management
11 6 (15.38%) Selenium
11 6 (15.38%) Perl
12 5 (12.82%) Ant

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.56%) SAS
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) DHCP
1 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 3 (7.69%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) SSH
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) VLAN
3 2 (5.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Wireless
4 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.56%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) LoadRunner
2 9 (23.08%) JIRA
3 8 (20.51%) Zephyr
4 6 (15.38%) Selenium
5 5 (12.82%) Ant
5 5 (12.82%) JMeter
5 5 (12.82%) Maven
5 5 (12.82%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (12.82%) WebDriver
6 4 (10.26%) Rational Functional Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.56%) JUnit
8 1 (2.56%) MSI
8 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Tester
3 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Technical Tester
3 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Test Specialist
4 3 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Gherkin
1 3 (7.69%) REST
1 3 (7.69%) SOAP
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
1 3 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) Linux
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) HPUX
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) BDD
3 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
3 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
3 7 (17.95%) Test Management
3 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
3 7 (17.95%) Time Management
4 5 (12.82%) Release Management
4 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) Service Management
5 4 (10.26%) Test Planning
6 3 (7.69%) Data Transformation
6 3 (7.69%) Defect Management
6 3 (7.69%) ITSM
6 3 (7.69%) Kanban
6 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 12 (30.77%) Python
3 9 (23.08%) Ruby
4 6 (15.38%) Perl
5 5 (12.82%) C++
6 4 (10.26%) SQL
7 2 (5.13%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.77%) DV Cleared
3 8 (20.51%) ISEB
3 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
4 5 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (10.26%) CCNA
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Firmware
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Cisco
3 5 (12.82%) Atlassian
3 5 (12.82%) Cloudera
4 4 (10.26%) IBM
4 4 (10.26%) Remedy
4 4 (10.26%) VMware
5 3 (7.69%) BMC
6 2 (5.13%) Juniper
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.56%) SAP