The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 88 83 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -29
Contract jobs citing HP 29 35 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.45% 1.75% 3.06%
As % of the Vendors category 4.07% 4.06% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 25
Median daily rate £400 £350 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £428 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 11
Median hourly rate £10.65 £16.72 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.30% +62.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.37 £10.65 £7.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £16.72 £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +16.36%
HP
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
712 862 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.60% 43.10% 38.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 523 442
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 36
Median hourly rate £12.10 £16.72 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.63% +45.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.86 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.85 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Leeds -7 24 £400 +14.35% 11
Pudsey -2 1 £375 -
Wakefield - 1 - - 2
HP
Yorkshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 27 (32.53%) Windows
1 27 (32.53%) VMware
2 26 (31.33%) Linux
2 26 (31.33%) Cisco
3 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (25.30%) Red Hat
5 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (20.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (20.48%) Selenium
6 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
7 16 (19.28%) .NET
7 16 (19.28%) HP UFT
8 15 (18.07%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (15.66%) LoadRunner
10 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (14.46%) LAN
10 12 (14.46%) Windows Server
11 11 (13.25%) WAN
11 11 (13.25%) CCNP
11 11 (13.25%) Perl
11 11 (13.25%) Firewall
11 11 (13.25%) Shell Script
12 10 (12.05%) SAN
12 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
12 10 (12.05%) Finance
12 10 (12.05%) Java
12 10 (12.05%) Python
12 10 (12.05%) IBM
12 10 (12.05%) Test Scripting
12 10 (12.05%) JIRA

HP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (7.23%) Apache
1 6 (7.23%) Confluence
1 6 (7.23%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.82%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.20%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.20%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.20%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) LAN
2 11 (13.25%) Firewall
2 11 (13.25%) WAN
3 10 (12.05%) SAN
4 7 (8.43%) OSPF
5 6 (7.23%) SNMP
5 6 (7.23%) VPN
6 5 (6.02%) BGP
6 5 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (6.02%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (6.02%) DNS
6 5 (6.02%) EIGRP
6 5 (6.02%) Internet
6 5 (6.02%) Wireless
7 4 (4.82%) HSRP
7 4 (4.82%) MPLS
7 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.82%) VoIP
7 4 (4.82%) VRRP
7 4 (4.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) MySQL
3 5 (6.02%) Informix
4 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.41%) Redis
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) Big Data
6 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Selenium
2 16 (19.28%) HP UFT
3 13 (15.66%) LoadRunner
4 10 (12.05%) Jenkins
4 10 (12.05%) JIRA
5 8 (9.64%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.23%) JMeter
6 6 (7.23%) Subversion
7 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.61%) Hudson
8 3 (3.61%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.20%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.20%) TestDirector
9 1 (1.20%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Games
3 8 (9.64%) Publishing
4 3 (3.61%) Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (16.87%) Architect
2 12 (14.46%) Analyst
2 12 (14.46%) Test Analyst
3 10 (12.05%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Design Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Test Leader
6 5 (6.02%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Integration Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Network Design Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Web Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Web Test Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Applications Architect
7 4 (4.82%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Technical Design Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Technical Design Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.28%) .NET
2 5 (6.02%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (6.02%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (3.61%) Middleware
4 2 (2.41%) LAMP
4 2 (2.41%) Servlets
5 1 (1.20%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.84%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.64%) PKI
4 6 (7.23%) Clustering
5 4 (4.82%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (4.82%) e-Learning
5 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.82%) IBM XIV
5 4 (4.82%) Video Editing
6 3 (3.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.61%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.61%) Replication
6 3 (3.61%) Social Media
7 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.41%) CLARiiON
7 2 (2.41%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.20%) DataPower
8 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.53%) Windows
2 26 (31.33%) Linux
3 17 (20.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (14.46%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.23%) Mac OS X
5 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.02%) Unix
7 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.61%) AIX
8 3 (3.61%) SUSE
9 2 (2.41%) HPUX
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.20%) Android
10 1 (1.20%) Solaris
10 1 (1.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (12.05%) Test Scripting
3 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (8.43%) Defect Management
3 7 (8.43%) Functional Testing
3 7 (8.43%) Load Testing
3 7 (8.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (7.23%) Analytics
4 6 (7.23%) DevOps
4 6 (7.23%) Network Design
4 6 (7.23%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (7.23%) Open Source
4 6 (7.23%) Test Automation
4 6 (7.23%) Web Development
5 5 (6.02%) Integration Testing
5 5 (6.02%) ITIL
5 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.02%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
6 4 (4.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.25%) Perl
1 11 (13.25%) Shell Script
2 10 (12.05%) Java
2 10 (12.05%) Python
3 8 (9.64%) Ruby
4 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.43%) SQL
5 6 (7.23%) C
5 6 (7.23%) C#
6 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (13.25%) CCNP
3 8 (9.64%) ISEB
3 8 (9.64%) ISTQB
4 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.23%) CCIE
6 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.82%) CCNA
7 4 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.61%) CCDE
8 3 (3.61%) CCDP
8 3 (3.61%) CCSP
8 3 (3.61%) Degree
8 3 (3.61%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.41%) CISSP
9 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.20%) CCVP
10 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.43%) VMware ESX
3 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.23%) vSphere
4 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.61%) vCloud
5 2 (2.41%) Firmware
5 2 (2.41%) KVM
5 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.41%) Xen
5 2 (2.41%) XenApp
5 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.20%) Docker
6 1 (1.20%) NFS
6 1 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (18.07%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (8.43%) BMC PATROL
2 7 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.23%) Puppet
3 6 (7.23%) TeamSite
4 5 (6.02%) Cacti
4 5 (6.02%) Graphite
4 5 (6.02%) Nagios
4 5 (6.02%) NetBackup
4 5 (6.02%) Opsview
4 5 (6.02%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (4.82%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.61%) Salt
7 2 (2.41%) Grafana
7 2 (2.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.20%) Ansible
8 1 (1.20%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.20%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.20%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) VMware
2 26 (31.33%) Cisco
3 21 (25.30%) Red Hat
4 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (12.05%) IBM
6 9 (10.84%) F5
7 8 (9.64%) BMC
8 7 (8.43%) Riverbed
9 6 (7.23%) Oracle
9 6 (7.23%) Palo Alto
9 6 (7.23%) TIBCO
9 6 (7.23%) Veritas
10 5 (6.02%) Dell
10 5 (6.02%) Infor
10 5 (6.02%) SolarWinds
10 5 (6.02%) Symantec
11 4 (4.82%) Adobe
11 4 (4.82%) Apple
11 4 (4.82%) Meraki
11 4 (4.82%) NetApp