The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
South East / Kent
Rank 39 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 5 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.87% 4.13% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 10.22% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 1
Median daily rate £270 £425 £610
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% -30.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £13.58
% change year-on-year
-36.95% +69.42%

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
122 137 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 45.69% 40.41% 52.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 105 96
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £198 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £27.38 £10.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.80% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

HP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 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
Dover - 1 £450 -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 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 Kent region with a requirement for HP.

1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) Brocade
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) Mitel
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) API Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Brocade
2 2 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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