The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 24 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.79% 1.28% 2.07%
As % of the Vendors category 9.52% 2.74% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Median daily rate £288 £350 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +48.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £350 £243
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £24.00 £13.65
% change year-on-year
-39.58% +75.82%

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 73 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 39.81% 46.79% 39.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 41
Median daily rate £260 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.27% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 15
Median hourly rate £10.42 £12.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.16% -48.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

HP
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £288 -
Ipswich - 1 £288 -
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for HP.

1 9 (45.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (35.00%) V-Model
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Test Planning
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (25.00%) EMC VNX
4 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 5 (25.00%) High Availability
4 5 (25.00%) vSphere
4 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) Dell
4 5 (25.00%) EMC
4 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Firewall
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) Multicast
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) VLAN
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.00%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.00%) Test Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.00%) HEVC
1 2 (10.00%) PlayReady
1 2 (10.00%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) MPEG
2 2 (10.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Testing
2 7 (35.00%) Test Planning
2 7 (35.00%) V-Model
2 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 5 (25.00%) High Availability
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) DRM
5 2 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Scalability Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (10.00%) MCSA
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Dell
2 5 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (10.00%) CA
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Nagra
3 2 (10.00%) Splunk
3 2 (10.00%) Tektronix