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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 50 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing HP 2 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.46% 4.31% 3.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 8.79% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
Median daily rate £400 £344 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +25.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -1.40%
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
161 182 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.18% 49.06% 46.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 123 59
Median daily rate £500 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.13 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.27% -19.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.05 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.80 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

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 27 August 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 7 (53.85%) LoadRunner
2 6 (46.15%) QA
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
3 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) JMeter
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 1 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) Siebel
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) HTTP
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) IBM

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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.69%) Acrobat
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) LoadRunner
2 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
3 2 (15.38%) JMeter
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QA Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QA Automation Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) QA Automation Tester
3 3 (23.08%) QA Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QA Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) QA Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) SUSE
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) API Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Server Building
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) HP ASE
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Bomgar
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) EMC
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Peregrine
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy
1 1 (7.69%) Siebel
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas
1 1 (7.69%) VMware