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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 40 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing HP 22 50 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.23% 6.64% 4.14%
As % of the Vendors category 6.36% 11.76% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 7
Median daily rate £383 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £348 £328
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.63 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.53% +10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.61 £13.86
% change year-on-year
+38.47% +19.81%
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
346 425 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.73% 56.44% 51.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 204 152
Median daily rate £425 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +13.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £286 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 28
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.43 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -31.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Welwyn Garden City -2 7 £425 +21.42% 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 4 £388 -
Watford -8 4 £258 -44.32% 2
St Albans 0 1 £400 +77.77%
Stevenage -4 1 - -
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 20 (42.55%) Cisco
2 19 (40.43%) Windows
3 17 (36.17%) VMware
4 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
5 13 (27.66%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (27.66%) Aruba
5 13 (27.66%) Meraki
6 11 (23.40%) 4G
6 11 (23.40%) LTE
6 11 (23.40%) Unix
6 11 (23.40%) 3G
7 10 (21.28%) Linux
7 10 (21.28%) ITIL
8 8 (17.02%) MS Office
9 7 (14.89%) Degree
9 7 (14.89%) XenServer
10 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
10 6 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (12.77%) Wireless
10 6 (12.77%) SAN
10 6 (12.77%) SQL
10 6 (12.77%) WLAN
11 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
11 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
11 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
11 5 (10.64%) Migration
11 5 (10.64%) Google
11 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
11 5 (10.64%) Management Information System

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 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Office
2 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (23.40%) 3G
2 11 (23.40%) 4G
2 11 (23.40%) LTE
3 6 (12.77%) SAN
3 6 (12.77%) Wireless
3 6 (12.77%) WLAN
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (8.51%) Internet
4 4 (8.51%) WebEx
5 3 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (6.38%) NAS
5 3 (6.38%) VPN
6 2 (4.26%) LAN
6 2 (4.26%) SSL
6 2 (4.26%) WAN
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
1 2 (4.26%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.13%) JMeter
General
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) German Language
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Analyst
1 8 (17.02%) Architect
2 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Consultant
4 3 (6.38%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) IT Support
5 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (4.26%) IT Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) Flash
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) J2EE
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) CMDB
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Unix
3 10 (21.28%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) AIX
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) HPUX
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.13%) Solaris
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ITIL
2 6 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (10.64%) Migration
4 4 (8.51%) Project Management
4 4 (8.51%) Service Management
5 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.13%) High Availability
7 1 (2.13%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Presales
7 1 (2.13%) Project Governance
7 1 (2.13%) SDLC
7 1 (2.13%) System Testing
7 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) CCNP
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) MBA
5 1 (2.13%) MCITP
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) XenServer
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.26%) vSphere
4 2 (4.26%) Xen
5 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.38%) OpenView
3 2 (4.26%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.26%) OVSD
4 1 (2.13%) Bacula
4 1 (2.13%) SCCM
4 1 (2.13%) SCOM
4 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Cisco
2 17 (36.17%) VMware
3 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.66%) Aruba
4 13 (27.66%) Meraki
5 5 (10.64%) Google
6 3 (6.38%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.38%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) CommVault
6 3 (6.38%) Dell
6 3 (6.38%) IBM
6 3 (6.38%) Intel Security
6 3 (6.38%) NetApp
7 2 (4.26%) Avaya
7 2 (4.26%) F5
7 2 (4.26%) SAP
8 1 (2.13%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle
8 1 (2.13%) Sybase