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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 33 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing HP 7 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.27% 2.07% 3.13%
As % of the Vendors category 4.19% 4.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Median daily rate £400 £300 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.55% -31.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £300 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.51%
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
167 200 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 54.05% 51.68% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 92 61
Median daily rate £388 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £14.30 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £22.50 £19.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 28 September 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 7 £400 - 2
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) CCIE
3 5 (38.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (38.46%) Brocade
3 5 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (38.46%) FWSM
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (38.46%) NX-OS
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Network Design
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) DMZ
5 3 (23.08%) Dell
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
6 2 (15.38%) OpenScape
6 2 (15.38%) Structured Cabling

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 2 (15.38%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (38.46%) FWSM
2 5 (38.46%) NX-OS
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) DMZ
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) DSL
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
5 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) OpenScape
5 2 (15.38%) SSL
5 2 (15.38%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Design Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Licensing
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Software Licensing
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCIE
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
1 2 (15.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Brocade
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) NETGEAR
4 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds