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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 51 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Contract jobs citing HP 4 20 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.67% 3.36% 7.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 7.04% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 17
Median daily rate £130 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £13.65
% change year-on-year
-36.95% +68.49%

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
249 284 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.85% 47.65% 57.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 145 178
Median daily rate £350 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £8.20 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 24 February 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
Watford +3 2 £130 - 3
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
3 6 (40.00%) IBM
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) ETL
6 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (20.00%) JBoss
6 3 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (20.00%) LDAP
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (20.00%) J2EE
6 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (20.00%) IIS
6 3 (20.00%) AIX
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Middleware
6 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
6 3 (20.00%) FTP
6 3 (20.00%) HTTP
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP

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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) FTP
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) LDAP
1 3 (20.00%) SSL
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) PowerCenter
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mart
4 1 (6.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) ETL Tester
1 4 (26.67%) Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) AIX
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.67%) Aspera SmartTrack
3 1 (6.67%) Simpana
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Informatica
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) CommVault
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Isilon
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Snow
5 1 (6.67%) VMware