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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 36 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing HP 7 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.24% 3.23% 4.24%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 8.37% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 15
Median daily rate £300 £415 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% +44.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £341 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £500 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.51%
HP
North West

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
185 215 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 59.29% 38.60% 56.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 161 145
Median daily rate £381 £450 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +68.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.79 £40.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 2 £308 -18.00% 1
Skelmersdale -2 1 - -
Fleetwood - 1 - -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for HP.

1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.88%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle
5 6 (18.75%) Windows
5 6 (18.75%) Service Management
5 6 (18.75%) VMware
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) Smartphone
6 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
6 5 (15.63%) Drupal
6 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 5 (15.63%) AIX
6 5 (15.63%) Solaris
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
6 5 (15.63%) Unix
6 5 (15.63%) Middleware
6 5 (15.63%) Apple
6 5 (15.63%) Citrix
6 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
6 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
6 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
6 5 (15.63%) Verint
6 5 (15.63%) AirWatch
6 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
6 5 (15.63%) Samsung

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 5 (15.63%) Drupal
1 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) FTP
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) LAN
2 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) VoIP
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) VLAN
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) CaliberRM
1 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.13%) JUnit
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) OAT Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) OAT Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) AIX Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Storage Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Middleware
2 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
1 5 (15.63%) Smartphone
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) AIX
2 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
2 5 (15.63%) Solaris
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 3 (9.38%) VME
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Project Management
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Service Management
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.50%) ITSM
5 4 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Time Management
5 4 (12.50%) Validation
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.38%) User Stories
6 3 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) COBOL
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) C
3 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (12.50%) CCNA
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CAPM
5 1 (3.13%) HP ASE
5 1 (3.13%) HP MASE
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.13%) PMP
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (15.63%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Apple
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) Samsung
3 5 (15.63%) Verint
4 3 (9.38%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) Fujitsu
5 2 (6.25%) Mitel
6 1 (3.13%) arcserve
6 1 (3.13%) Curam
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) NEC
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Sophos
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec
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