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 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
North West / Manchester
Rank 64 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing HP 28 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.12% 2.21% 2.92%
As % of the Vendors category 5.38% 5.75% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 17
Median daily rate £425 £317 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.01% +6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £261 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
520 696 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.30% 38.47% 41.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 348 336
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 £300 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 28
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.43 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.37 £48.00 £29.10
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

HP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Manchester 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
Salford - 6 £538 - 1
Bury - 1 £120 -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for HP.

1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
4 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (20.00%) MS Office
6 8 (20.00%) Finance
6 8 (20.00%) VMware
7 7 (17.50%) Migration
7 7 (17.50%) Banking
7 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
7 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
8 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
8 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (15.00%) Windows 10
8 6 (15.00%) Linux
8 6 (15.00%) Unix
8 6 (15.00%) IBM
8 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (12.50%) ITIL
9 5 (12.50%) SQL
9 5 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
9 5 (12.50%) SIEM
9 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
9 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
10 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (10.00%) Office 365

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 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.00%) Jetty
3 2 (5.00%) Mongrel
3 2 (5.00%) nginx
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) CICS
4 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.50%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.00%) Google App Engine
2 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 4 (10.00%) FTP
2 4 (10.00%) VPN
3 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 3 (7.50%) HTTP
4 2 (5.00%) DHCP
4 2 (5.00%) IPsec
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.00%) SSL
4 2 (5.00%) VoIP
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
1 3 (7.50%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) JMeter
2 2 (5.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (5.00%) Selenium
2 2 (5.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.50%) Firebug
3 1 (2.50%) JUnit
3 1 (2.50%) StarTeam
3 1 (2.50%) The Grinder
3 1 (2.50%) Toad
3 1 (2.50%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
2 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) IT Support
3 4 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Defect Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Unix Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
1 3 (7.50%) J2EE
2 2 (5.00%) Servlets
3 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Robotics
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Unix
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) AIX
6 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.50%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Migration
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
2 5 (12.50%) SIEM
3 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (7.50%) Defect Management
3 3 (7.50%) DevOps
3 3 (7.50%) Information Security
3 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.50%) SDLC
3 3 (7.50%) Security Operations
3 3 (7.50%) Time Management
4 2 (5.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (5.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.00%) TDD
4 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) VBScript
4 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.00%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) COBOL
4 2 (5.00%) Perl
4 2 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) JCL
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
5 1 (2.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CISSP
4 2 (5.00%) SANS
4 2 (5.00%) SSCP
5 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.00%) Xen
3 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
1 2 (5.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.50%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView
2 1 (2.50%) QRadar
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) IBM
4 4 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) Apple
5 2 (5.00%) AppSense
5 2 (5.00%) Google
5 2 (5.00%) Lotus
5 2 (5.00%) Splunk
5 2 (5.00%) Veritas
5 2 (5.00%) Wyse
6 1 (2.50%) ADIC
6 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.50%) Blue Prism
6 1 (2.50%) Capita
6 1 (2.50%) ICL
6 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.50%) Polycom
6 1 (2.50%) Reuters
6 1 (2.50%) Samsung
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