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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
North West / Lancashire
Rank 22 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing HP 21 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.27% 2.37% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 18.10% 5.49% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 4
Median daily rate £500 £290 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -29.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £166 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £348
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.45 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-50.73% +119.53%

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
116 164 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.67% 43.16% 41.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 93 115
Median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 36 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £31.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +11 14 £525 +52.17%
Preston - 7 £415 - 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for HP.

1 13 (39.39%) COBOL
1 13 (39.39%) ICL
1 13 (39.39%) StarTeam
1 13 (39.39%) VME
1 13 (39.39%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 11 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (24.24%) SAN
4 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
5 7 (21.21%) Data Migration
5 7 (21.21%) SCOM
5 7 (21.21%) 3PAR
5 7 (21.21%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (21.21%) High Availability
5 7 (21.21%) Brocade
5 7 (21.21%) ITIL
5 7 (21.21%) Linux
5 7 (21.21%) Migration
5 7 (21.21%) EMC
5 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (18.18%) Tivoli
6 6 (18.18%) Netcool
6 6 (18.18%) AIX
6 6 (18.18%) Java
6 6 (18.18%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.03%) FTP
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) DB2
1 1 (3.03%) IDMS
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) StarTeam
2 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) NUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Lead Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Monitoring Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Storage Specialist
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Monitoring Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.03%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (3.03%) OAT Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) VME
2 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 7 (21.21%) Linux
4 6 (18.18%) AIX
4 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.18%) Solaris
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.15%) HPUX
5 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.03%) Unix
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 11 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (21.21%) Data Migration
3 7 (21.21%) High Availability
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Migration
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Release Management
5 5 (15.15%) Service Management
6 4 (12.12%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Validation
9 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (3.03%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Presales
9 1 (3.03%) Process Improvement
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) COBOL
2 6 (18.18%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) Bourne shell
3 5 (15.15%) Korn
3 5 (15.15%) Perl
3 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 5 (15.15%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.03%) CAPM
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) MCSA
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.03%) PMP
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCOM
2 6 (18.18%) Netcool
2 6 (18.18%) Tivoli
3 5 (15.15%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) ICL
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) 3PAR
3 7 (21.21%) Brocade
3 7 (21.21%) EMC
4 6 (18.18%) IBM
5 5 (15.15%) CA
5 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Canon
7 1 (3.03%) Curam
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
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