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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 35 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing HP 3 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.22% 2.35% 4.43%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 4.92% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £228 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.12% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £400 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +13.82%
HP
East of England

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
106 122 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 43.27% 47.84% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 78 68
Median daily rate £475 £425 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +15.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £501 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Median hourly rate £11.00 £16.25 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% +38.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Ipswich -7 1 £105 -73.75%
Felixstowe - 1 - -
HP
East of England

HP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) V-Model
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Tester
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 4 (66.67%) V-Model
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Dell
1 1 (16.67%) IBM