The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
England / Midlands
Rank 19 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing HP 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.77% 2.34% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 4.92% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £313 £473 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.86% +114.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £348
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.45 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-50.73% +119.53%

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
67 61 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 59.29% 47.66% 56.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 22
Median daily rate £450 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

HP
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

HP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Midlands region with a requirement for HP.

1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Intel