The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
North West / Manchester
Rank 74 76 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing HP 16 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.19% 1.93% 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 4.87% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 13
Median daily rate £400 £325 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £130 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £376 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.21% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +167.85%

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
576 759 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.83% 39.61% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 387 346
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 43
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £29.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for HP.

1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
3 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.03%) VMware
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
6 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (21.62%) Migration
6 8 (21.62%) Citrix
7 7 (18.92%) MS Office
7 7 (18.92%) Finance
8 6 (16.22%) SAN
8 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
8 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
9 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
9 5 (13.51%) JIRA
9 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
9 5 (13.51%) VPN
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
9 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
9 5 (13.51%) Firewall
9 5 (13.51%) Banking
10 4 (10.81%) LAN
10 4 (10.81%) Oracle
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.81%) SQL
10 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (10.81%) WAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.70%) CICS
5 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.70%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) SAN
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) VPN
3 4 (10.81%) LAN
3 4 (10.81%) WAN
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) NAS
4 3 (8.11%) PBX
4 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
4 3 (8.11%) VoIP
4 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.41%) Internet
5 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.41%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) FTP
6 1 (2.70%) HTTP
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) SMTP
6 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MS Access
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) JIRA
2 4 (10.81%) Selenium
3 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
4 2 (5.41%) HP UFT
4 2 (5.41%) JMeter
4 2 (5.41%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.70%) Firebug
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) StarTeam
5 1 (2.70%) The Grinder
5 1 (2.70%) Toad
5 1 (2.70%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.11%) Defect Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (5.41%) Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.70%) J2EE
1 1 (2.70%) Node.js
1 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
4 3 (8.11%) BYOD
4 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
5 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.70%) FlexPod
6 1 (2.70%) HP Storage
6 1 (2.70%) HP Superdome
6 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.70%) PKI
6 1 (2.70%) Robotics
6 1 (2.70%) Statistics
6 1 (2.70%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.41%) Unix
6 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) HPUX
7 1 (2.70%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
7 1 (2.70%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Migration
2 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.11%) Defect Management
3 3 (8.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (8.11%) SDLC
3 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.11%) Time Management
3 3 (8.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (5.41%) API Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Automation Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Email Filtering
4 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) TDD
4 2 (5.41%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (5.41%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) VBScript
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.41%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) COBOL
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
3 2 (5.41%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) JCL
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) VB
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
4 1 (2.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) MCSA
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCDST
4 1 (2.70%) MCITP
4 1 (2.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.70%) NFS
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.70%) Xen
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
1 2 (5.41%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (2.70%) Kibana
2 1 (2.70%) OpenView
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
1 10 (27.03%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) Citrix
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.41%) AppSense
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Lotus
5 2 (5.41%) NetApp
5 2 (5.41%) Wyse
6 1 (2.70%) ADIC
6 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.70%) Blue Prism
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) ICL
6 1 (2.70%) Intel
6 1 (2.70%) Reuters
6 1 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Splunk
6 1 (2.70%) Sun
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