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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 45 32 13
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Contract jobs citing HP 12 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.70% 2.19% 8.65%
As % of the Vendors category 6.19% 5.56% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 4
Median daily rate £350 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £140 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £465 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
- +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Median hourly rate £9.78 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+46.87% +10.34%
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
194 126 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.69% 39.38% 60.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 76 83
Median daily rate £415 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £178 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 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 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 6 (23.08%) SAN
4 6 (23.08%) IBM
4 6 (23.08%) Windows 2000
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) Change Management
5 5 (19.23%) SUSE
5 5 (19.23%) Veritas
5 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
5 5 (19.23%) Unix
5 5 (19.23%) Solaris
5 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
5 5 (19.23%) EMC
5 5 (19.23%) NAS
5 5 (19.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (19.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (19.23%) Banking
5 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
6 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 7

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 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) Acrobat
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Project
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) WebEx
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) DMZ
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
2 3 (11.54%) HP UFT
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
1 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Tester
3 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Manager
5 2 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
1 3 (11.54%) PDA
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 2000
4 5 (19.23%) Solaris
4 5 (19.23%) SUSE
4 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Change Management
2 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
3 4 (15.38%) ITSM
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Process Management
5 2 (7.69%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.69%) Server Building
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (19.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (7.69%) DFS Replication
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (15.38%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.69%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) EMC
3 5 (19.23%) Veritas
4 4 (15.38%) Peregrine
4 4 (15.38%) Remedy
5 3 (11.54%) Adobe
5 3 (11.54%) Bomgar
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp