The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 34 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing HP 4 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.69% 4.31% 5.83%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 7.46% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Median daily rate £318 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.33% -9.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £190 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £415 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £24.00 £13.65
% change year-on-year
-39.58% +75.82%

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

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
113 134 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.68% 57.76% 56.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 93 56
Median daily rate £365 £393 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.00% +8.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £11.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £13.00 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) SUSE
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (16.67%) Document Composition

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) UAT Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) SUSE
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
1 1 (16.67%) Document Composition
1 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft