The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 25 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing HP 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.64% 0.69% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 4.62% 2.78% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £128 - £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.21% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.37% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +167.85%

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 35.52% 25.00% 42.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 27 25
Median daily rate £375 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £283 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.61 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -16.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.61 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.55 £14.37 £14.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £128 -
HP
West Midlands

HP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PM
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Field Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) HP Printer Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Printer Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) SAP