Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 6 months to 19 November 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 40 51
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 +18
Contract jobs citing HP 18 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.67% 3.39% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 5.63% 6.77% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 5
Bedfordshire median daily rate £335 £413 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.79% +19.57% +27.78%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £210
90th Percentile £449 £438 £418
East of England median daily rate £341 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -12.00% +19.23% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.33 - £15.50
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +13.29% -34.88% -1.71%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bedfordshire.

All Vendors
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 320 310 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 47.55% 50.08% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 190 206
Bedfordshire median daily rate £418 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.03% -0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £130 £200 £191
90th Percentile £568 £538 £594
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 32
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.84 £13.00 £32.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.92% -59.41% +141.72%
10th Percentile £9.39 £10.04 £10.88
90th Percentile £35.31 £38.50 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -1.20%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Bedfordshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Bedfordshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Bedfordshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Bedfordshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford 0 4 £335 +67.50%
Luton -13 3 - - 1
HP
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (44.44%) SAN
3 8 (44.44%) CommVault
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) 3PAR
4 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
4 7 (38.89%) MCSE
4 7 (38.89%) MCSA
4 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (38.89%) Terminal Services
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (33.33%) SCCM
5 6 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 6 (33.33%) Clustering
5 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 6 (33.33%) Replication
5 6 (33.33%) Dell
5 6 (33.33%) NetApp

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
1 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
2 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) DHCP
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 6 (33.33%) NAS
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (11.11%) BGP
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) DWDM
6 1 (5.56%) FTP
6 1 (5.56%) MPLS
6 1 (5.56%) RIP
6 1 (5.56%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DataStage
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) Informix
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Storage Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Defect Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.56%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
1 6 (33.33%) Replication
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
3 4 (22.22%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 3 (16.67%) CMMI
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (16.67%) V-Model
4 3 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 2 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCSA
1 7 (38.89%) MCSE
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (27.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) CCA
4 2 (11.11%) CCNA
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (11.11%) ISEB
4 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (11.11%) Sun Certification
4 2 (11.11%) VCAP
5 1 (5.56%) CCIE Security
5 1 (5.56%) HP APS
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) Terminal Services
3 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 6 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (27.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (27.78%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) DameWare
3 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.56%) HP NNM
3 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) 3PAR
3 8 (44.44%) CommVault
4 6 (33.33%) Dell
4 6 (33.33%) EqualLogic
4 6 (33.33%) IBM
4 6 (33.33%) NetApp
4 6 (33.33%) Symantec
4 6 (33.33%) Veritas
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) Avaya
7 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) Remedy
7 1 (5.56%) SAP
7 1 (5.56%) Teradata