The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 18 24 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Contract jobs citing HP 2 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.69% 1.05% 13.64%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 2.33% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £130 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £25.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-43.68% +90.74%

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
47 43 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 39.83% 45.26% 62.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 26
Median daily rate £500 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £194 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +200.00%
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 Watford

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Watford

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

HP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Watford

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

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center