The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 35 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing HP 7 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.06% 2.98% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 4.14% 5.05% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £325 £245 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £348 £328
% change year-on-year
-2.15% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +20.00%
HP
North West

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

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
169 198 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 49.71% 58.93% 47.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 83 44
Median daily rate £392 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.75% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £155 £78
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 5
Median hourly rate £12.49 £16.73 £12.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.34% +33.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £51.67 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

HP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Liverpool -10 1 £250 +26.58% 2
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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

1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (35.00%) IaaS
4 7 (35.00%) PaaS
4 7 (35.00%) XenApp
4 7 (35.00%) SCOrch
4 7 (35.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (35.00%) IIS
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) Citrix
4 7 (35.00%) SAN
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) OpenScape
7 4 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (20.00%) Banking
7 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 4 (20.00%) Network Design
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) Nagios
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
8 3 (15.00%) JIRA
8 3 (15.00%) Migration

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 7 (35.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) IaaS
1 7 (35.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (20.00%) OpenScape
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) ISDN
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 2 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Network Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.00%) Wiki
3 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) AIX
3 2 (10.00%) HPUX
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 7 (35.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Network Design
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Process Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (35.00%) XenApp
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (15.00%) EdgeSight
2 3 (15.00%) Nagios
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco
1 7 (35.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (10.00%) NetApp
3 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
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