The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 28 10 23
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing HP 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.76% 11.59% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% 19.05% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £215
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £363 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +33.54%
HP
UK

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

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
60 42 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 35.29% 60.87% 49.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 27
Median daily rate £330 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £295 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £10.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 - £7.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 - £13.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

HP
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
County Antrim -17 3 - - 1
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for HP.

1 4 (57.14%) MCP
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Civica
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) HND
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (14.29%) CNE

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) CNE
3 1 (14.29%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
1 1 (14.29%) OPNET
1 1 (14.29%) OVSD
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Civica
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Altiris
4 1 (14.29%) Compuware