Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 60 17
Rank change year-on-year +12 -43 +14
Contract jobs citing HP 5 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.28% 2.44% 6.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.89% 5.68% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 1
Belfast median daily rate £250 £315 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.63% +26.00% +96.08%
County Antrim median daily rate £250 £315 £250
% change year-on-year -20.63% +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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Belfast.

All Vendors
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 173 229 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 44.36% 43.05% 55.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 183 51
Belfast median daily rate £432 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% +26.98% +49.11%
10th Percentile £262 £260 £104
90th Percentile £550 £469 £513
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £400 £315
% change year-on-year +7.88% +26.98% +49.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 3
Belfast median hourly rate £18.25 £14.53 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.60% +0.21% -54.69%
10th Percentile £11.40 £12.69 £10.90
90th Percentile £40.00 £22.68 £18.90
County Antrim median hourly rate £16.50 £14.53 £14.50
% change year-on-year +13.56% +0.21% -34.83%

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 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 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for HP.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE

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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos