The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

HP
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 14 8
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Contract jobs citing HP 19 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 25.68% 4.17% 18.60%
As % of the Vendors category 44.19% 6.06% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £375 £345 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.69% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +11.53% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 3
Median hourly rate £31.93 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -37.75% +54.28%  

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Aberdeen
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 43 33 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 58.11% 68.75% 60.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 13
Median daily rate £360 £345 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.34% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £315 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 1 3
Median hourly rate £32.00 £40.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.98% +153.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing HP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Aberdeen

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Aberdeen

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Aberdeen

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Aberdeen over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for HP.

1 20 (86.96%) LAN
1 20 (86.96%) WAN
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) Wireless
3 17 (73.91%) CCNP
3 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (69.57%) ITIL
4 16 (69.57%) Network Design
5 15 (65.22%) Juniper
5 15 (65.22%) CCDP
5 15 (65.22%) Riverbed
5 15 (65.22%) F5
6 14 (60.87%) Aruba
6 14 (60.87%) CCIP
6 14 (60.87%) BIG-IP
7 13 (56.52%) Degree
7 13 (56.52%) Computer Science
7 13 (56.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (52.17%) FortiGate
8 12 (52.17%) HP ASE
8 12 (52.17%) HP MASE
8 12 (52.17%) CCIE
8 12 (52.17%) CCSE
8 12 (52.17%) JNCIA
8 12 (52.17%) JNCIE
8 12 (52.17%) Fortinet
8 12 (52.17%) CCSA
8 12 (52.17%) CheckPoint
8 12 (52.17%) Service Management
8 12 (52.17%) Firewall

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) LAN
1 20 (86.96%) WAN
2 19 (82.61%) Wireless
3 14 (60.87%) BIG-IP
4 12 (52.17%) Firewall
5 5 (21.74%) BGP
5 5 (21.74%) MPLS
5 5 (21.74%) OSPF
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (17.39%) Multicast
6 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.35%) ATM
7 1 (4.35%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) DNS
7 1 (4.35%) DWDM
7 1 (4.35%) IPv6
7 1 (4.35%) SDH
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) VSAT
7 1 (4.35%) xDSL
General
1 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) LAN Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) WAN Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Junior
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Support
4 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technology Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) CMDB
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) CatOS
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
1 16 (69.57%) Network Design
2 12 (52.17%) ITSM
2 12 (52.17%) Service Management
3 5 (21.74%) QMS
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Quality Management
4 4 (17.39%) Release Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) CCNP
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (65.22%) CCDP
3 14 (60.87%) CCIP
4 13 (56.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (56.52%) Degree
5 12 (52.17%) CCIE
5 12 (52.17%) CCSA
5 12 (52.17%) CCSE
5 12 (52.17%) HP ASE
5 12 (52.17%) HP MASE
5 12 (52.17%) JNCIA
5 12 (52.17%) JNCIE
6 1 (4.35%) CCNA
6 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
6 1 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) F5
2 15 (65.22%) Juniper
2 15 (65.22%) Riverbed
3 14 (60.87%) Aruba
4 12 (52.17%) CheckPoint
4 12 (52.17%) Fortinet
5 4 (17.39%) BT
5 4 (17.39%) Siemens
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) Xerox