The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 158 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 341 520 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.54% 2.21% 2.07%
As % of the Vendors category 3.69% 5.05% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 329 289
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 34 15
Median hourly rate £16.25 £22.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.82% +14.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.34 £59.40 £23.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.17 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+20.94% +11.11%
HP
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9247 10298 10501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.77% 43.72% 44.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6265 6829 6594
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 252 225
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.71 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.81% -1.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in London

HP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in London

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in London

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in London

HP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
City of London -30 43 £406 -1.51% 15
Croydon -10 6 £555 +23.33%
Bromley 0 3 £450 -
Osterley - 2 £334 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Docklands, London +11 1 £400 -1.23%
Ilford +4 1 £250 +8.69%
Mayfair +2 1 £400 +21.58%
Hammersmith - 1 £438 -
Dagenham - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £365 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 London region with a requirement for HP.

1 307 (39.01%) Windows
2 270 (34.31%) Finance
3 255 (32.40%) VMware
4 225 (28.59%) Microsoft
5 196 (24.90%) SAN
6 188 (23.89%) Active Directory
7 187 (23.76%) Linux
8 167 (21.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 167 (21.22%) Windows Server
9 158 (20.08%) Citrix
10 148 (18.81%) SQL
10 148 (18.81%) Cisco
11 144 (18.30%) ITIL
12 140 (17.79%) Unix
13 135 (17.15%) HP Quality Center
14 133 (16.90%) Banking
15 126 (16.01%) Oracle
15 126 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
16 110 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
17 108 (13.72%) IBM
18 101 (12.83%) SQL Server
18 101 (12.83%) Data Centre
19 96 (12.20%) Firewall
20 93 (11.82%) EMC
21 91 (11.56%) Dell
22 89 (11.31%) Windows Server 2008
23 87 (11.05%) MS Exchange
23 87 (11.05%) Red Hat
24 86 (10.93%) DNS
25 80 (10.17%) PowerShell

HP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 87 (11.05%) MS Exchange
2 46 (5.84%) SharePoint
3 37 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (2.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (1.65%) IIS
7 12 (1.52%) Skype for Business
8 11 (1.40%) Apache
9 10 (1.27%) Confluence
9 10 (1.27%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (0.89%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (0.76%) JBoss
12 6 (0.76%) MQSeries
12 6 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.76%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.64%) IBM Transformation Extender
14 4 (0.51%) CMS
14 4 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 68 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 50 (6.35%) MS Office
3 10 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.14%) MS Project
4 9 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.25%) HipChat
5 2 (0.25%) Open Workbench
5 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.52%) Faxination
2 9 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (1.02%) Exstream
4 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.25%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) BASE24
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.45%) Office 365
2 29 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (2.67%) Mimecast
5 16 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.52%) IaaS
6 12 (1.52%) SaaS
7 8 (1.02%) PaaS
8 4 (0.51%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
9 1 (0.13%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 196 (24.90%) SAN
2 96 (12.20%) Firewall
3 86 (10.93%) DNS
4 53 (6.73%) NAS
5 50 (6.35%) DHCP
6 49 (6.23%) WAN
7 47 (5.97%) NetScaler
8 44 (5.59%) TCP/IP
9 42 (5.34%) LAN
10 39 (4.96%) LDAP
11 32 (4.07%) VPN
12 27 (3.43%) VLAN
13 26 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (3.05%) Wireless
15 19 (2.41%) IP Telephony
16 17 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (2.16%) Fibre Channel
16 17 (2.16%) Internet
17 16 (2.03%) iSCSI
17 16 (2.03%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (12.83%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.43%) MySQL
3 22 (2.80%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.29%) Hadoop
6 17 (2.16%) Oracle Database
7 16 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (1.91%) Big Data
9 11 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.02%) Pentaho
10 8 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.76%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.64%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
14 4 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.51%) DB2
14 4 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 65 (8.26%) JIRA
2 56 (7.12%) LoadRunner
3 50 (6.35%) HP UFT
3 50 (6.35%) Selenium
4 34 (4.32%) SoapUI
5 21 (2.67%) JMeter
5 21 (2.67%) JUnit
6 15 (1.91%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.52%) WebDriver
7 12 (1.52%) Zephyr
8 11 (1.40%) Toad
9 10 (1.27%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.27%) Selenium IDE
10 8 (1.02%) NUnit
10 8 (1.02%) Sahi
10 8 (1.02%) SpecFlow
10 8 (1.02%) WATIR
11 6 (0.76%) FitNesse
11 6 (0.76%) Subversion
11 6 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 270 (34.31%) Finance
2 133 (16.90%) Banking
3 37 (4.70%) Retail
4 35 (4.45%) Financial Institution
5 31 (3.94%) Investment Banking
6 28 (3.56%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.78%) Front Office
8 13 (1.65%) Advertising
8 13 (1.65%) Legal
9 9 (1.14%) Games
10 8 (1.02%) Back Office
10 8 (1.02%) Billing
11 6 (0.76%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.64%) Law
13 3 (0.38%) German Language
13 3 (0.38%) Local Government
13 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.25%) Automotive
14 2 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 129 (16.39%) Analyst
2 80 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 77 (9.78%) Administrator
4 62 (7.88%) Architect
5 61 (7.75%) Test Analyst
6 51 (6.48%) Systems Administrator
7 47 (5.97%) Test Manager
8 34 (4.32%) VMware Engineer
9 33 (4.19%) Consultant
10 32 (4.07%) Tester
10 32 (4.07%) Windows Engineer
11 29 (3.68%) Linux Engineer
12 28 (3.56%) Server Engineer
13 27 (3.43%) Linux Administrator
14 25 (3.18%) Support Engineer
15 24 (3.05%) Developer
16 23 (2.92%) Citrix Engineer
17 22 (2.80%) Test Engineer
18 21 (2.67%) Unix Administrator
19 20 (2.54%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.57%) SOAP
2 32 (4.07%) .NET
3 31 (3.94%) XML
4 21 (2.67%) HTML
4 21 (2.67%) Middleware
4 21 (2.67%) Web Services
5 10 (1.27%) JSON
6 8 (1.02%) REST
7 6 (0.76%) .NET Framework
7 6 (0.76%) CSS
7 6 (0.76%) WSDL
8 5 (0.64%) EDI
8 5 (0.64%) J2EE
8 5 (0.64%) JMS
8 5 (0.64%) SAML
8 5 (0.64%) XSD
8 5 (0.64%) XSL
8 5 (0.64%) XSLT
9 4 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (0.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 101 (12.83%) Data Centre
2 60 (7.62%) Clustering
3 56 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.94%) Management Information System
5 28 (3.56%) Replication
6 24 (3.05%) Blackberry
7 17 (2.16%) EMC VNX
8 15 (1.91%) Fixed Income
9 14 (1.78%) CLARiiON
9 14 (1.78%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.40%) EMC VMAX
10 11 (1.40%) SWIFT
11 10 (1.27%) Device Driver
11 10 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (1.27%) User Experience
12 9 (1.14%) Computer Science
12 9 (1.14%) HP Storage
12 9 (1.14%) IBM XIV
12 9 (1.14%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.02%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 307 (39.01%) Windows
2 187 (23.76%) Linux
3 167 (21.22%) Windows Server
4 140 (17.79%) Unix
5 110 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (11.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 76 (9.66%) Solaris
8 68 (8.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 42 (5.34%) Windows 7
11 40 (5.08%) AIX
12 23 (2.92%) Android
13 21 (2.67%) Apple iOS
14 18 (2.29%) Windows 8
14 18 (2.29%) Windows XP
15 14 (1.78%) Windows 10
15 14 (1.78%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (1.52%) SUSE
17 11 (1.40%) Mac OS X
18 9 (1.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (18.30%) ITIL
2 126 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (10.04%) Test Scripting
4 78 (9.91%) Project Management
5 69 (8.77%) Migration
6 61 (7.75%) Functional Testing
7 51 (6.48%) Change Management
8 49 (6.23%) Non-Functional Testing
9 46 (5.84%) Defect Management
9 46 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 46 (5.84%) Test Automation
9 46 (5.84%) Test Management
10 40 (5.08%) SDLC
11 39 (4.96%) PRINCE2
11 39 (4.96%) Software Testing
12 38 (4.83%) High Availability
13 37 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 36 (4.57%) Open Source
14 36 (4.57%) User Acceptance Testing
15 35 (4.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (18.81%) SQL
2 80 (10.17%) PowerShell
3 59 (7.50%) Python
4 55 (6.99%) Java
5 51 (6.48%) Perl
6 42 (5.34%) Shell Script
7 32 (4.07%) C#
8 24 (3.05%) Bash Shell
9 22 (2.80%) C
10 21 (2.67%) JavaScript
11 18 (2.29%) VBScript
12 15 (1.91%) PHP
12 15 (1.91%) VB
13 12 (1.52%) Ruby
13 12 (1.52%) VBA
14 7 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.89%) SystemTap
15 5 (0.64%) ABAP
16 4 (0.51%) C++
17 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 50 (6.35%) ISEB
3 48 (6.10%) ISTQB
4 41 (5.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 40 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (4.19%) DV Cleared
7 32 (4.07%) Degree
7 32 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (3.05%) SC Cleared
10 23 (2.92%) CCNP
11 18 (2.29%) CCNA
11 18 (2.29%) MCSE
12 15 (1.91%) RHCE
13 13 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (1.27%) PMI Certification
15 9 (1.14%) MCSA
15 9 (1.14%) RHCA
16 8 (1.02%) CTC Cleared
17 7 (0.89%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.21%) QA
2 26 (3.30%) SLA
3 5 (0.64%) HL7
3 5 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.64%) SEPA
4 4 (0.51%) COBIT
4 4 (0.51%) ISO22301
4 4 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.25%) BS7799
5 2 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) FINREP
6 1 (0.13%) MiFID
6 1 (0.13%) P3O
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 188 (23.89%) Active Directory
2 167 (21.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (8.26%) XenApp
4 64 (8.13%) vSphere
5 51 (6.48%) VMware ESX
6 42 (5.34%) XenDesktop
7 39 (4.96%) Hyper-V
8 35 (4.45%) VMware ESXi
9 32 (4.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 21 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
11 20 (2.54%) NFS
12 16 (2.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 15 (1.91%) KVM
14 14 (1.78%) Firmware
15 12 (1.52%) DFS Replication
15 12 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
16 10 (1.27%) Xen
17 9 (1.14%) BitLocker
17 9 (1.14%) Terminal Services
17 9 (1.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 135 (17.15%) HP Quality Center
2 77 (9.78%) SCCM
3 52 (6.61%) Puppet
4 44 (5.59%) SCOM
5 34 (4.32%) OpenView
6 27 (3.43%) Microsoft Clustering
7 26 (3.30%) HP SIM
8 24 (3.05%) NetBackup
9 22 (2.80%) Control-M
9 22 (2.80%) Nagios
10 21 (2.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 17 (2.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 16 (2.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 16 (2.03%) WSUS
13 15 (1.91%) Red Hat Satellite
14 14 (1.78%) Backup Exec
15 13 (1.65%) EdgeSight
16 12 (1.52%) ServiceCenter
17 11 (1.40%) Tivoli
18 9 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 255 (32.40%) VMware
2 225 (28.59%) Microsoft
3 158 (20.08%) Citrix
4 148 (18.81%) Cisco
5 126 (16.01%) Oracle
6 108 (13.72%) IBM
7 93 (11.82%) EMC
8 91 (11.56%) Dell
9 87 (11.05%) Red Hat
10 69 (8.77%) NetApp
11 45 (5.72%) Symantec
12 40 (5.08%) Veritas
13 36 (4.57%) Juniper
14 28 (3.56%) Sun
15 25 (3.18%) CheckPoint
16 24 (3.05%) 3PAR
17 23 (2.92%) BMC
18 22 (2.80%) Remedy
19 21 (2.67%) Apple
19 21 (2.67%) Bloomberg
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