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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
England / London
Rank 169 141 113
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -28
Contract jobs citing HP 258 365 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.35% 1.70% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 3.15% 4.17% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 246 274
Median daily rate £402 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.37% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £220 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 11
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.34 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.15% +8.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £25.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-43.68% +90.74%

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
8179 8751 9571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.82% 40.81% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5511 5738 6281
Median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 150 186
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
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 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 25 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 February 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
City of London -5 42 £425 +2.28% 16
Croydon 0 4 £241 -25.76%
Canary Wharf -2 3 - -
Bromley - 2 - -
Hayes +1 1 - -
Docklands, London -1 1 £375 -
Southwark - 1 £425 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for HP.

1 223 (36.26%) Windows
2 209 (33.98%) VMware
3 179 (29.11%) Finance
4 159 (25.85%) Microsoft
5 155 (25.20%) ITIL
6 142 (23.09%) Linux
7 140 (22.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 128 (20.81%) Active Directory
9 123 (20.00%) SAN
10 122 (19.84%) Cisco
11 105 (17.07%) Windows Server
12 94 (15.28%) SQL
13 90 (14.63%) Unix
14 81 (13.17%) Citrix
15 78 (12.68%) Firewall
15 78 (12.68%) Data Centre
16 74 (12.03%) Dell
17 73 (11.87%) Windows Server 2012
18 71 (11.54%) Red Hat
19 70 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
20 68 (11.06%) IBM
21 67 (10.89%) Banking
22 64 (10.41%) EMC
23 63 (10.24%) 3PAR
24 61 (9.92%) Windows 7
25 59 (9.59%) SQL Server
25 59 (9.59%) MS Office
26 58 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
27 57 (9.27%) HP Quality Center
28 55 (8.94%) MS Excel

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 39 (6.34%) MS Exchange
2 26 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (1.95%) IIS
5 12 (1.95%) Skype for Business
6 11 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (0.98%) Confluence
8 6 (0.98%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.65%) Apache
10 3 (0.49%) CMS
10 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.49%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.16%) JBoss
12 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 59 (9.59%) MS Office
2 55 (8.94%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.98%) MS Project
6 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 17 (2.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.49%) Exstream
3 3 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.49%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.33%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.33%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.33%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.33%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (5.37%) Office 365
4 20 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (2.60%) SaaS
6 7 (1.14%) G Suite
7 6 (0.98%) IaaS
8 4 (0.65%) GitHub
9 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.33%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.16%) Akamai
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.16%) Route 53
10 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.16%) Trello
10 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 123 (20.00%) SAN
2 78 (12.68%) Firewall
3 54 (8.78%) DNS
4 46 (7.48%) WAN
5 39 (6.34%) LAN
6 32 (5.20%) Internet
7 31 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
8 30 (4.88%) DHCP
9 27 (4.39%) LDAP
9 27 (4.39%) NAS
10 26 (4.23%) VPN
11 24 (3.90%) Wireless
12 19 (3.09%) VLAN
13 18 (2.93%) FTP
13 18 (2.93%) TCP/IP
14 17 (2.76%) Kerberos
15 16 (2.60%) Network Security
15 16 (2.60%) SSL
16 14 (2.28%) BGP
16 14 (2.28%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (2.11%) Oracle Database
4 12 (1.95%) MySQL
5 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.98%) Hadoop
6 6 (0.98%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.81%) Big Data
8 4 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.49%) DB2
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.33%) DataStage
10 2 (0.33%) Ingres
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.16%) Essbase
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.16%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 43 (6.99%) JIRA
2 32 (5.20%) HP UFT
3 19 (3.09%) Selenium
4 18 (2.93%) Cucumber
5 17 (2.76%) LoadRunner
6 14 (2.28%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.79%) Git (software)
7 11 (1.79%) SoapUI
7 11 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (1.63%) JMeter
9 7 (1.14%) ClearCase
9 7 (1.14%) XMLSpy
9 7 (1.14%) Zephyr
10 6 (0.98%) Sahi
10 6 (0.98%) SpecFlow
10 6 (0.98%) Subversion
11 5 (0.81%) JUnit
11 5 (0.81%) Maven
11 5 (0.81%) NUnit
11 5 (0.81%) WATIR
General
1 179 (29.11%) Finance
2 67 (10.89%) Banking
3 22 (3.58%) Investment Banking
4 19 (3.09%) Law
5 17 (2.76%) Retail
6 9 (1.46%) Legal
7 8 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.14%) Games
8 7 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.81%) Back Office
9 5 (0.81%) Billing
9 5 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.81%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.65%) Front Office
11 3 (0.49%) Electronics
11 3 (0.49%) International Banking
11 3 (0.49%) Marketing
11 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 90 (14.63%) Analyst
2 71 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 57 (9.27%) Administrator
3 57 (9.27%) Field Engineer
4 48 (7.80%) Developer
5 46 (7.48%) Field Service Engineer
6 39 (6.34%) Architect
7 38 (6.18%) Hardware Engineer
8 37 (6.02%) Test Analyst
9 36 (5.85%) Network Engineer
9 36 (5.85%) Systems Administrator
10 33 (5.37%) Consultant
10 33 (5.37%) VMware Engineer
11 31 (5.04%) Field Hardware Engineer
12 30 (4.88%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
12 30 (4.88%) Printer Engineer
13 29 (4.72%) Support Engineer
14 28 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
15 26 (4.23%) HP Printer Engineer
16 24 (3.90%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.37%) SOAP
1 33 (5.37%) Web Services
2 32 (5.20%) XML
3 26 (4.23%) REST
4 20 (3.25%) XSL
5 13 (2.11%) .NET
5 13 (2.11%) XML Schema
6 10 (1.63%) HTML
6 10 (1.63%) SAML
7 8 (1.30%) XSLT
8 7 (1.14%) Apache Axis
8 7 (1.14%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.14%) WSDL
8 7 (1.14%) XSD
9 6 (0.98%) Middleware
10 5 (0.81%) CSS
10 5 (0.81%) Gherkin
11 3 (0.49%) COM
11 3 (0.49%) HTML5
11 3 (0.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.68%) Data Centre
2 41 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (6.50%) Clustering
4 22 (3.58%) EMC VNX
5 19 (3.09%) Blackberry
6 17 (2.76%) EMC VMAX
7 14 (2.28%) CMDB
8 13 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (1.95%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.79%) Replication
11 9 (1.46%) Fat Client
11 9 (1.46%) HP Storage
11 9 (1.46%) Thin Client
12 8 (1.30%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (1.14%) Cloud Native
13 7 (1.14%) DataPower
13 7 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (1.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 223 (36.26%) Windows
2 142 (23.09%) Linux
3 105 (17.07%) Windows Server
4 90 (14.63%) Unix
5 73 (11.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (9.92%) Windows 7
7 58 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 42 (6.83%) Solaris
9 42 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (3.25%) Windows 10
11 16 (2.60%) Windows 8
12 13 (2.11%) Android
13 11 (1.79%) Apple iOS
13 11 (1.79%) CentOS
14 10 (1.63%) Mac OS X
14 10 (1.63%) Ubuntu
15 9 (1.46%) AIX
16 7 (1.14%) Windows 2000
16 7 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (25.20%) ITIL
2 70 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (7.64%) Migration
4 40 (6.50%) Change Management
4 40 (6.50%) ITIL V3
5 36 (5.85%) ITSM
6 35 (5.69%) DevOps
6 35 (5.69%) Service Management
7 32 (5.20%) High Availability
8 31 (5.04%) Configuration Management
8 31 (5.04%) Regression Testing
9 29 (4.72%) Project Management
10 26 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (4.07%) SDLC
11 25 (4.07%) Test Management
12 24 (3.90%) Test Automation
13 22 (3.58%) Change Control
13 22 (3.58%) Service Delivery
13 22 (3.58%) Test Scripting
14 21 (3.41%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 94 (15.28%) SQL
2 53 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 36 (5.85%) Python
4 35 (5.69%) Java
5 34 (5.53%) Bash Shell
6 27 (4.39%) Shell Script
7 25 (4.07%) Perl
8 23 (3.74%) JavaScript
9 11 (1.79%) C#
10 10 (1.63%) C
10 10 (1.63%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.30%) PHP
12 5 (0.81%) Korn
12 5 (0.81%) VBScript
13 4 (0.65%) Bourne shell
13 4 (0.65%) C-shell
13 4 (0.65%) SystemTap
14 3 (0.49%) Ruby
15 2 (0.33%) COBOL
15 2 (0.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 39 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.39%) Degree
4 23 (3.74%) CCNA
5 21 (3.41%) SC Cleared
6 20 (3.25%) MCSE
7 18 (2.93%) CCNP
8 17 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (2.60%) ISEB
10 15 (2.44%) ISTQB
10 15 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.63%) RHCE
12 7 (1.14%) CCSE
12 7 (1.14%) MCP
13 6 (0.98%) CLAS
13 6 (0.98%) MCITP
14 4 (0.65%) CISSP
14 4 (0.65%) JNCIA
14 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.53%) QA
2 33 (5.37%) SLA
3 12 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.49%) PMO
6 2 (0.33%) BS25999
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.33%) SDET
7 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 140 (22.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 128 (20.81%) Active Directory
3 39 (6.34%) Hyper-V
3 39 (6.34%) XenApp
4 36 (5.85%) VMware ESX
5 29 (4.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 29 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (4.23%) vSphere
7 23 (3.74%) NFS
8 19 (3.09%) XenDesktop
9 17 (2.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 11 (1.79%) BitLocker
11 10 (1.63%) GPFS
12 8 (1.30%) KVM
12 8 (1.30%) Samba
12 8 (1.30%) Xen
13 7 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (0.98%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
15 5 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 57 (9.27%) HP Quality Center
2 47 (7.64%) SCCM
3 34 (5.53%) Puppet
4 24 (3.90%) NetBackup
5 19 (3.09%) Microsoft Clustering
6 17 (2.76%) Red Hat Satellite
7 16 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (2.60%) SCOM
8 14 (2.28%) Ansible
8 14 (2.28%) Nagios
9 12 (1.95%) HP Fortify
9 12 (1.95%) WSUS
10 11 (1.79%) OpenView
11 9 (1.46%) Backup Exec
12 8 (1.30%) PowerCLI
12 8 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 7 (1.14%) BladeLogic
13 7 (1.14%) Control-M
13 7 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (0.98%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 209 (33.98%) VMware
2 159 (25.85%) Microsoft
3 122 (19.84%) Cisco
4 81 (13.17%) Citrix
5 74 (12.03%) Dell
6 71 (11.54%) Red Hat
7 68 (11.06%) IBM
8 64 (10.41%) EMC
9 63 (10.24%) 3PAR
10 54 (8.78%) Oracle
11 48 (7.80%) Veritas
12 39 (6.34%) Symantec
13 31 (5.04%) ServiceNow
14 30 (4.88%) SAP
14 30 (4.88%) Sun
15 28 (4.55%) NetApp
16 26 (4.23%) BMC
17 25 (4.07%) Remedy
18 21 (3.41%) CheckPoint
18 21 (3.41%) CommVault
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