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 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 27 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing HP 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.75% 0.50% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 0.93% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £373 - -
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
England

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
115 107 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 63.19% 53.50% 56.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 45 19
Median daily rate £475 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £270 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -89.71%
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

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 Midlands region with a requirement for HP.

1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Kronos
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Pega
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP MM Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
1 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Kronos
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Pega