The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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
North West / Lancashire
Rank 17 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Contract jobs citing HP 24 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.34% 1.87% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 22.02% 3.85% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 3
Median daily rate £488 £275 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -34.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £250 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £370 £684
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 Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
109 208 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 42.41% 48.60% 47.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 126 120
Median daily rate £450 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 49 9
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £15.39 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.33 £65.80
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 Lancashire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

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

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Lancashire 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
Blackpool +22 13 £550 +100.00%
Preston +8 11 £405 - 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for HP.

1 16 (45.71%) COBOL
2 13 (37.14%) ICL
2 13 (37.14%) StarTeam
2 13 (37.14%) VME
2 13 (37.14%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
4 11 (31.43%) TDD
5 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
5 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 9 (25.71%) Migration
6 8 (22.86%) SAN
6 8 (22.86%) Windows
6 8 (22.86%) Cisco
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.86%) Data Migration
7 7 (20.00%) 3PAR
7 7 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (20.00%) High Availability
7 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (20.00%) SCOM
7 7 (20.00%) Brocade
7 7 (20.00%) AIX
7 7 (20.00%) EMC
7 7 (20.00%) ITIL
7 7 (20.00%) Solaris
7 7 (20.00%) Linux
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (17.14%) Tivoli
8 6 (17.14%) Netcool

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) NUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Lead Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Monitoring Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Storage Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Monitoring Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Integration Architect
7 1 (2.86%) IT Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Programme Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Regular Expression
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) VME
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) AIX
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Solaris
4 6 (17.14%) HPUX
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
2 11 (31.43%) TDD
3 9 (25.71%) Migration
4 8 (22.86%) Data Migration
5 7 (20.00%) High Availability
5 7 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Release Management
7 5 (14.29%) Service Management
8 4 (11.43%) Security Monitoring
9 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.86%) Manual Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) COBOL
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) Bourne shell
3 5 (14.29%) Java
3 5 (14.29%) Korn
3 5 (14.29%) Perl
3 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 5 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.86%) CAPM
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.86%) PMP
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) SCOM
2 6 (17.14%) Netcool
2 6 (17.14%) Tivoli
3 5 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) ICL
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 7 (20.00%) Brocade
3 7 (20.00%) EMC
4 6 (17.14%) IBM
5 5 (14.29%) CA
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) Canon
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) VMware
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