The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 43 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing HP 19 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.50% 3.86% 3.55%
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% 7.73% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 10
Median daily rate £381 £325 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £600 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £34.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.58% +226.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.51%
HP
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
418 375 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.07% 49.87% 49.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 185 249
Median daily rate £375 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 28
Median hourly rate £15.25 £21.53 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.15% +32.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £36.60 £25.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Watford -4 9 £388 +29.16% 3
Hemel Hempstead +8 6 £413 +51.37% 2
Welwyn Garden City -7 2 £218 -63.75%
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) ITIL
3 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
3 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Cisco
4 9 (24.32%) SAN
4 9 (24.32%) MS Office
4 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
4 9 (24.32%) 3PAR
5 8 (21.62%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (21.62%) Change Management
6 7 (18.92%) VMware
6 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
6 7 (18.92%) SQL
6 7 (18.92%) Linux
6 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
7 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
7 6 (16.22%) Google
8 5 (13.51%) Brocade
8 5 (13.51%) SCOM
8 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
8 5 (13.51%) Migration
8 5 (13.51%) Retail
8 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
8 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.81%) WebEx

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (10.81%) WebEx
3 3 (8.11%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.41%) SSL
5 1 (2.70%) BGP
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.70%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.70%) FCoE
5 1 (2.70%) Firewall
5 1 (2.70%) IPv6
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) NAS
5 1 (2.70%) Network Security
5 1 (2.70%) OSPF
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.70%) Wireless
5 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) PowerCenter
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Tester
4 4 (10.81%) IT Support
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Architect
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) ETL Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.11%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) SAML
1 2 (5.41%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) iPad
3 2 (5.41%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Unix
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) CentOS
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) Android
6 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) HPUX
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Change Management
3 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.51%) Migration
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.11%) ETL
6 3 (8.11%) Manual Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Project Governance
6 3 (8.11%) SDLC
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCITP
4 1 (2.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) vSphere
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (13.51%) SCOM
3 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
3 3 (8.11%) SCCM
4 2 (5.41%) AirWatch
4 2 (5.41%) HP SIM
4 2 (5.41%) OpenView
4 2 (5.41%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) 3PAR
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco
3 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) Google
5 5 (13.51%) Brocade
6 4 (10.81%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
7 3 (8.11%) EMC
7 3 (8.11%) Informatica
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle
7 3 (8.11%) SAP
7 3 (8.11%) Veeam
8 2 (5.41%) Avaya
8 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.41%) Citrix
8 2 (5.41%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) IBM
8 2 (5.41%) Juniper
8 2 (5.41%) Nintex