The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 49 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Contract jobs citing HP 6 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.15% 4.39% 6.83%
As % of the Vendors category 3.82% 12.03% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 5
Median daily rate £413 £453 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.83% +44.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £365 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £510 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +33.35%
HP
South Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
157 158 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.13% 36.49% 49.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 110 66
Median daily rate £355 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 19
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -71.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £9.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.13 £16.25 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for HP.

1 4 (50.00%) OpenView
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
2 3 (37.50%) Brocade
2 3 (37.50%) Velocity
2 3 (37.50%) Network Management
2 3 (37.50%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) OAT Tester
3 1 (12.50%) OpenView Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Velocity
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) HP ASE
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) OpenView
2 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
2 3 (37.50%) Brocade
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) SevOne
3 1 (12.50%) Siebel
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk