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 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 33 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing HP 10 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.05% 3.02% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 5.38% 5.66% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Median daily rate £400 £295 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -28.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £130 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £310 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +13.82%
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
186 212 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 56.71% 53.27% 47.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 76 53
Median daily rate £383 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 9
Median hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £18.40 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Liverpool -2 7 £400 +86.04% 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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

1 11 (45.83%) SAN
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) IaaS
5 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
6 6 (25.00%) Network Design
6 6 (25.00%) SCOrch
6 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (25.00%) XenApp
6 6 (25.00%) PaaS
6 6 (25.00%) IIS
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (25.00%) DHCP
6 6 (25.00%) DNS
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (16.67%) Brocade
8 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (16.67%) FWSM
8 4 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.67%) CCIE
8 4 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe

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 6 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) IaaS
2 6 (25.00%) PaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Office 365
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) DHCP
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (16.67%) FWSM
3 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (16.67%) NX-OS
3 4 (16.67%) OpenScape
4 3 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (8.33%) DMZ
5 2 (8.33%) DSL
5 2 (8.33%) Internet
5 2 (8.33%) ISDN
5 2 (8.33%) LAN
5 2 (8.33%) MPLS
5 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) VRRP
5 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 2 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Architect
1 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Design Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Licensing
3 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Wiki
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.17%) FlexPod
4 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
1 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) AIX
5 2 (8.33%) HPUX
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 6 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.50%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
4 1 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCIE
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (25.00%) XenApp
3 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.17%) DFS Replication
5 1 (4.17%) Firmware
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) EdgeSight
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
3 2 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) Brocade
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (12.50%) Dell
5 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.33%) NETGEAR
6 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) SAP