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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 25 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing HP 9 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 4.86% 5.59% 5.07%
As % of the Vendors category 7.38% 10.00% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £388 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £300 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.51%
HP
Hertfordshire

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
122 80 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 65.95% 55.94% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 40 33
Median daily rate £300 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £331 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Watford region with a requirement for HP.

1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) SCOM
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) MS Project
4 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) iPad
5 2 (16.67%) HP SIM
5 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) Android

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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SAML
1 2 (16.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) iPad
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Product Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
2 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (16.67%) HP SIM
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
3 2 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (16.67%) Avaya
2 2 (16.67%) Nintex
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) ProCurve