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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
South East / Kent
Rank 38 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 1 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.39% 3.32% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 9.20% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Median daily rate £200 £438 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +45.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.21% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +167.85%

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
124 87 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 48.63% 36.10% 54.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 66 85
Median daily rate £350 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.46 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% -0.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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
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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint

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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft