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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 32 51 33
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Contract jobs citing HP 20 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.34% 1.04% 4.59%
As % of the Vendors category 11.56% 2.63% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
Median daily rate £375 £240 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -34.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £328 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.70 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.05% -13.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.06 £17.50 £17.29
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +1.24%
HP
South West

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
173 190 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.53% 39.58% 49.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 125 119
Median daily rate £380 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.88% +6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 12
Median hourly rate £15.77 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.65% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.70 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £43.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 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
Gloucester +12 11 £225 +8.43% 2
Cheltenham - 5 £405 - 2
HP
South West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for HP.

1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) Test Management
4 9 (24.32%) Linux
4 9 (24.32%) Unix
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
4 9 (24.32%) Finance
5 8 (21.62%) Python
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.62%) Ruby
5 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
5 8 (21.62%) Zephyr
6 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
6 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
6 7 (18.92%) JIRA
6 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
7 6 (16.22%) Java
7 6 (16.22%) Perl
7 6 (16.22%) Citrix
7 6 (16.22%) SCCM
7 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
7 6 (16.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (16.22%) Migration
7 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
7 6 (16.22%) XenApp
7 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
7 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
7 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012

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 3 (8.11%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) SSH
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) IPv6
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Base SAS
1 3 (8.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Zephyr
2 7 (18.92%) JIRA
3 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) JMeter
3 4 (10.81%) LoadRunner
3 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.11%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) Maven
6 1 (2.70%) JUnit
6 1 (2.70%) Selenium
6 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Electronics
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 7 (18.92%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (18.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Desktop Support
2 6 (16.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Citrix Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Test Specialist
3 5 (13.51%) Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) UAT Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) UAT Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Gherkin
1 4 (10.81%) REST
1 4 (10.81%) SOAP
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Unix
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.41%) HPUX
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Solaris
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Test Management
3 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 4 (10.81%) BDD
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) Data Transformation
5 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
5 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (10.81%) Functional Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Kanban
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.11%) Time Management
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
1 8 (21.62%) Python
1 8 (21.62%) Ruby
2 6 (16.22%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) Perl
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.81%) C++
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) ISEB
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) CCNP
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (16.22%) XenApp
2 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.41%) Firmware
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Citrix
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco
3 4 (10.81%) SAP
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Aruba
5 1 (2.70%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) Veritas