The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 97 71 72
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 49 44 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.55% 1.85% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 3.25% 4.14% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 35
Median daily rate £368 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £563 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £29.50 £16.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.78% -7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £12.95 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £17.40 £22.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +13.82%
HP
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1506 1063 1175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.60% 44.61% 49.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 841 570 541
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 76 86
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £29.85 £34.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

HP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

HP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Warwickshire -3 11 £350 +27.27% 3
Birmingham -19 8 £410 +2.50% 5
Shropshire -26 8 £450 - 1
Staffordshire 0 7 £395 -26.16%
Coventry -13 3 £368 -24.61% 2
Worcestershire -5 2 £135 -52.63%
Solihull -12 1 - -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for HP.

1 35 (34.65%) Windows
2 29 (28.71%) Microsoft
3 28 (27.72%) Windows Server
4 25 (24.75%) Active Directory
5 23 (22.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (19.80%) Cisco
6 20 (19.80%) ITIL
7 17 (16.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
8 16 (15.84%) Service Management
9 15 (14.85%) Finance
9 15 (14.85%) Dell
9 15 (14.85%) Data Centre
10 14 (13.86%) HP Quality Center
10 14 (13.86%) MS Office
11 13 (12.87%) Windows XP
11 13 (12.87%) WAN
11 13 (12.87%) ISTQB
11 13 (12.87%) Windows 7
12 12 (11.88%) VMware
12 12 (11.88%) LAN
13 11 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (10.89%) DNS
13 11 (10.89%) SCCM
14 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
14 10 (9.90%) DHCP
14 10 (9.90%) MS Exchange
14 10 (9.90%) CCNP
14 10 (9.90%) Project Management
14 10 (9.90%) Wireless

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (9.90%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (3.96%) IIS
4 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.98%) Documentum
5 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.99%) Confluence
6 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Office
2 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Exstream
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.99%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.99%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Office 365
1 3 (2.97%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.98%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) WAN
2 12 (11.88%) LAN
3 11 (10.89%) DNS
4 10 (9.90%) DHCP
4 10 (9.90%) Wireless
5 9 (8.91%) Firewall
5 9 (8.91%) VPN
6 8 (7.92%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (7.92%) IP Telephony
7 7 (6.93%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (6.93%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (5.94%) Internet
9 5 (4.95%) Network Security
9 5 (4.95%) OSPF
10 4 (3.96%) BGP
10 4 (3.96%) IPsec
10 4 (3.96%) SAN
10 4 (3.96%) WLAN
11 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.99%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.99%) Gatling
2 1 (0.99%) JIRA
2 1 (0.99%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.99%) Selenium
2 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (14.85%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Automotive
3 6 (5.94%) Legal
4 5 (4.95%) Billing
5 4 (3.96%) Military
6 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.99%) Marketing
7 1 (0.99%) Retail
7 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) Analyst
2 12 (11.88%) Architect
3 9 (8.91%) Business Analyst
3 9 (8.91%) Test Analyst
4 8 (7.92%) Consultant
4 8 (7.92%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) Desktop Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Hardware Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.95%) Administrator
7 5 (4.95%) Break Fix Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) HP Printer Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Printer Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Field Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) HR Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Server Support
8 4 (3.96%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) .NET
1 3 (2.97%) XML
2 2 (1.98%) Web Services
3 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.99%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.99%) Middleware
3 1 (0.99%) SOAP
3 1 (0.99%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.94%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.95%) HP Storage
4 4 (3.96%) CESG
4 4 (3.96%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.97%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.97%) PKI
5 3 (2.97%) Statistics
6 2 (1.98%) HP Superdome
7 1 (0.99%) CMDB
7 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.99%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.99%) EPoS
7 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.99%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.99%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 35 (34.65%) Windows
2 28 (27.72%) Windows Server
3 23 (22.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (16.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (12.87%) Windows 7
5 13 (12.87%) Windows XP
6 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.93%) Android
7 7 (6.93%) Windows 10
7 7 (6.93%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.94%) Linux
9 5 (4.95%) HPUX
9 5 (4.95%) Unix
10 4 (3.96%) AIX
10 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.97%) Solaris
12 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.80%) ITIL
2 16 (15.84%) Service Management
3 10 (9.90%) Project Management
4 9 (8.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (7.92%) Change Management
6 7 (6.93%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.93%) Defect Management
6 7 (6.93%) Migration
6 7 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.94%) Presales
8 5 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.95%) Software Testing
8 5 (4.95%) System Testing
8 5 (4.95%) Test Scripting
8 5 (4.95%) Time Management
8 5 (4.95%) Validation
9 4 (3.96%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (3.96%) Logistics
9 4 (3.96%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (3.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.94%) SQL
2 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
2 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.99%) C#
3 1 (0.99%) Groovy
3 1 (0.99%) Java
3 1 (0.99%) Korn
3 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.87%) ISTQB
3 11 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (9.90%) CCNP
4 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
5 9 (8.91%) ISEB
6 8 (7.92%) CCNA
6 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.93%) CCDP
8 6 (5.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (4.95%) JNCIP
9 5 (4.95%) MOS
10 4 (3.96%) CCIE
10 4 (3.96%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.96%) MCSE
11 3 (2.97%) CCDA
11 3 (2.97%) MCSA
11 3 (2.97%) PMI Certification
11 3 (2.97%) PMP
12 2 (1.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
1 2 (1.98%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) JSP 440
System Software
1 25 (24.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (4.95%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.97%) vSphere
5 3 (2.97%) XenApp
6 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.99%) KVM
7 1 (0.99%) NFS
7 1 (0.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.99%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (10.89%) SCCM
3 5 (4.95%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.97%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.97%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.97%) SCOM
5 2 (1.98%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.98%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (1.98%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.98%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.98%) WSUS
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.99%) DameWare
6 1 (0.99%) OpenView
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.99%) Puppet
6 1 (0.99%) Simpana
6 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (28.71%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.80%) Cisco
3 15 (14.85%) Dell
4 12 (11.88%) VMware
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle
6 8 (7.92%) SAP
7 7 (6.93%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.93%) Juniper
8 6 (5.94%) Avaya
8 6 (5.94%) Intel Security
8 6 (5.94%) LANDesk
8 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.95%) Citrix
9 5 (4.95%) EMC
9 5 (4.95%) Fujitsu
9 5 (4.95%) Toshiba
10 4 (3.96%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.96%) IBM
10 4 (3.96%) Meraki
11 3 (2.97%) Palo Alto
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