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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 39 32 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs citing HP 8 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.16% 1.06% 7.65%
As % of the Vendors category 5.80% 2.91% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £350 £140 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -49.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £140 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.79 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+53.07% +25.00%
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
138 103 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.20% 36.27% 51.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 63 62
Median daily rate £500 £300 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £155 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £8.50 £9.48 £11.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.33% -20.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 5 (22.73%) QA
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) SAN
4 4 (18.18%) HP UFT
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Unix
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Solaris
5 3 (13.64%) Veritas
5 3 (13.64%) SUSE
5 3 (13.64%) Banking
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) ISEB
5 3 (13.64%) Open Source
5 3 (13.64%) NAS
5 3 (13.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management

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 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DMZ
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
2 4 (18.18%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) JMeter
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Tester
2 4 (18.18%) Automation Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Tester
3 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) QA Test Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) QA Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Ajax
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Solaris
4 3 (13.64%) SUSE
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) AIX
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Change Management
1 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
1 4 (18.18%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
2 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Process Management
4 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (13.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) EMC
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) Veritas
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Bomgar
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) Peregrine
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy