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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 36 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing HP 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.75% 2.39% 2.01%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 6.03% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 6
Median daily rate - £375 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +108.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.06 £17.50 £17.29
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +1.24%
HP
South East

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
122 116 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 46.04% 39.59% 50.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 79 88
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £216 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £38.38 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.92 - £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Kent region with a requirement for HP.

1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Informatica
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) Siebel
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (33.33%) IronPort
5 4 (33.33%) Wiki
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (33.33%) QlikView

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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Heroku
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (16.67%) WLAN
6 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Server Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Server Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) ArcSight Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (8.33%) Change Management
1 1 (8.33%) Content Development
1 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (8.33%) CRM
1 1 (8.33%) DevOps
1 1 (8.33%) ERP
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Migration
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (8.33%) System Testing
1 1 (8.33%) Use Case
1 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (8.33%) vCloud
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (8.33%) OpenView
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Informatica
3 4 (33.33%) IronPort
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Siebel
4 2 (16.67%) 3Com
4 2 (16.67%) BT
4 2 (16.67%) NETGEAR
5 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) New Relic
5 1 (8.33%) Splunk