The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 87 88 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -46
Contract jobs citing HP 20 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.35% 1.28% 3.41%
As % of the Vendors category 3.93% 3.02% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 16
Median daily rate £300 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £488 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £80.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.66 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -
HP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
509 729 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.28% 42.38% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 477 275
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 10
Median hourly rate £12.25 £19.03 £15.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.62% +25.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.40 £9.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £37.04 £120.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for HP.

1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) VMware
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.57%) Cisco
4 14 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
6 12 (24.49%) SQL
6 12 (24.49%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (22.45%) Office 365
8 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (20.41%) Firewall
9 9 (18.37%) DNS
9 9 (18.37%) Dell
9 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (16.33%) Citrix
10 8 (16.33%) CCNP
10 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
10 8 (16.33%) DHCP
10 8 (16.33%) Internet
10 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
10 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
11 7 (14.29%) Defect Management
11 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (14.29%) Migration
11 7 (14.29%) IBM
11 7 (14.29%) SAN
12 6 (12.24%) ITIL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (10.20%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.20%) SAS
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.16%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.12%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) LiveCycle
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Firewall
2 9 (18.37%) DNS
3 8 (16.33%) DHCP
3 8 (16.33%) Internet
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (14.29%) SAN
5 6 (12.24%) BGP
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (12.24%) EIGRP
5 6 (12.24%) MPLS
6 5 (10.20%) DSL
6 5 (10.20%) iSCSI
6 5 (10.20%) NAS
6 5 (10.20%) OSPF
6 5 (10.20%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (10.20%) VRRP
6 5 (10.20%) WLAN
7 4 (8.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (8.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (8.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.08%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) Informix
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Selenium
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 2 (4.08%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) Hudson
4 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 6 (12.24%) Games
2 5 (10.20%) Legal
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Publishing
5 1 (2.04%) Finance
5 1 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
1 14 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Telecoms Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Telecoms Test Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Digital Product Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) QC Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (4.08%) LAMP
1 2 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.04%) CGI
2 1 (2.04%) Cocoa
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) Servlets
2 1 (2.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Licensing
3 4 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (8.16%) e-Learning
3 4 (8.16%) IVR
3 4 (8.16%) Video Editing
4 3 (6.12%) DataPower
4 3 (6.12%) Learning Management System
4 3 (6.12%) Replication
4 3 (6.12%) Social Media
5 2 (4.08%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.08%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.04%) Physics
6 1 (2.04%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.16%) Linux
6 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.04%) AIX
8 1 (2.04%) Android
8 1 (2.04%) HPUX
8 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.04%) SUSE
8 1 (2.04%) Unix
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
3 7 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 7 (14.29%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
5 5 (10.20%) Network Design
5 5 (10.20%) Software Licensing
6 4 (8.16%) CRM
6 4 (8.16%) Open Source
6 4 (8.16%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Server Patching
7 3 (6.12%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (6.12%) System Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.08%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.08%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) PHP
3 3 (6.12%) Java
3 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) Lisp
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.33%) CCNP
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.16%) MCSE
5 3 (6.12%) CCNA
5 3 (6.12%) Degree
5 3 (6.12%) ISEB
5 3 (6.12%) MCSA
6 2 (4.08%) CCDE
6 2 (4.08%) CCDP
6 2 (4.08%) CCIE
6 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
6 2 (4.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.04%) CCSP
7 1 (2.04%) CISSP
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.08%) vSphere
5 2 (4.08%) XenApp
6 1 (2.04%) Docker
6 1 (2.04%) KVM
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (10.20%) vMotion
3 4 (8.16%) OPNET
4 3 (6.12%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.08%) SCCM
6 1 (2.04%) Ansible
6 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.04%) Cacti
6 1 (2.04%) Graphite
6 1 (2.04%) Nagios
6 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.04%) Opsview
6 1 (2.04%) Puppet
6 1 (2.04%) Salt
6 1 (2.04%) SCOM
6 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) VMware
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) Cisco
4 9 (18.37%) Dell
5 8 (16.33%) Citrix
6 7 (14.29%) IBM
7 6 (12.24%) F5
8 5 (10.20%) Adobe
8 5 (10.20%) Apple
8 5 (10.20%) BMC
8 5 (10.20%) iManage
8 5 (10.20%) NETGEAR
8 5 (10.20%) SonicWALL
8 5 (10.20%) TippingPoint
9 4 (8.16%) Motorola
9 4 (8.16%) NetApp
9 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
10 3 (6.12%) CommVault
10 3 (6.12%) Reuters