Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 20 July 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
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 16 31
Rank change year-on-year -47 +15 -
Contract jobs citing HP 13 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.43% 6.48% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 5.63% 11.48% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Belfast median daily rate £315 £250 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.00% +96.08% -
10th Percentile £76 £250 £117
90th Percentile £431 £250 £148
County Antrim median daily rate £315 £250 £128
% change year-on-year +26.00% +96.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

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 Belfast.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 231 122 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 43.18% 56.48% 54.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 54 54
Belfast median daily rate £400 £315 £211
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% +49.11% -32.40%
10th Percentile £260 £107 £143
90th Percentile £469 £509 £468
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £315 £211
% change year-on-year +26.98% +49.11% -32.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Belfast median hourly rate £14.53 £17.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.77% -46.09% +88.24%
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.53 £17.25 £22.25
% change year-on-year -15.77% -22.47% +30.88%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Belfast

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Belfast

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Belfast over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Belfast

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Belfast region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Reuters
3 4 (30.77%) Bloomberg
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) ION MarketView
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) iPad
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Avaya
4 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya Modular Messaging
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix Specialist
1 2 (15.38%) Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Support
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Support Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Technology Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Wintel Server Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) iPad
2 2 (15.38%) CCTV
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITSM
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
2 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (30.77%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Citrix
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Bloomberg
2 4 (30.77%) Reuters
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Avaya
4 2 (15.38%) AppSense
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) Forcepoint
4 2 (15.38%) McAfee
4 2 (15.38%) Mitel
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Sophos
4 2 (15.38%) ThinPrint
4 2 (15.38%) Wyse
5 1 (7.69%) CyberTech
5 1 (7.69%) NICE Systems
5 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow