The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 29 April 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 57 58
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1  
Contract jobs citing HP 17 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.05% 1.70% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.91% 3.95% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 6
Median daily rate £315 £297 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -13.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £107 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £368 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -36.95% +43.75%  

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 Bristol.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 346 380 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 41.74% 43.18% 35.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 270 219
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 15
Median hourly rate £36.50 £20.39 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.00% -8.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £19.14 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £41.70 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Bristol

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Bristol

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Bristol region with a requirement for HP.

1 15 (48.39%) VPN
2 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
4 10 (32.26%) Dell
5 9 (29.03%) Wireless
6 8 (25.81%) Cisco
6 8 (25.81%) IBM
6 8 (25.81%) Windows
6 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
7 7 (22.58%) Office 365
7 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (22.58%) WAN
7 7 (22.58%) MPLS
8 6 (19.35%) SLA
8 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (19.35%) Unified Communications
9 5 (16.13%) FWSM
9 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (16.13%) SolarWinds
9 5 (16.13%) Network Management
9 5 (16.13%) DNS
9 5 (16.13%) Nokia
9 5 (16.13%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (16.13%) CA
9 5 (16.13%) OSPF
9 5 (16.13%) BGP
9 5 (16.13%) IP Telephony
9 5 (16.13%) Cisco IPT

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) VPN
2 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 9 (29.03%) Wireless
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (22.58%) MPLS
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
5 6 (19.35%) Unified Communications
6 5 (16.13%) BGP
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (16.13%) DNS
6 5 (16.13%) FWSM
6 5 (16.13%) IP Telephony
6 5 (16.13%) Network Security
6 5 (16.13%) OSPF
7 4 (12.90%) LAN
7 4 (12.90%) PPP
7 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (9.68%) DHCP
8 3 (9.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.23%) TestNG
2 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Field Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Field Service Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Printer Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) HP Printer Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Network Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Network Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (9.68%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) LAMP
1 1 (3.23%) SAML
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) FlexPod
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
2 3 (9.68%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (9.68%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) CESG
3 1 (3.23%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
1 5 (16.13%) Network Management
2 4 (12.90%) Change Management
2 4 (12.90%) ITSM
3 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
3 3 (9.68%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Pay per click
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.45%) Resilience Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) F#
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) MCSE
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CCDP
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
2 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (9.68%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (3.23%) Firmware
4 1 (3.23%) Shibboleth
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) SCOM
2 3 (9.68%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.23%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (3.23%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (3.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) Dell
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco
3 8 (25.81%) IBM
4 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
5 5 (16.13%) CA
5 5 (16.13%) IronPort
5 5 (16.13%) Nokia
5 5 (16.13%) SolarWinds
6 3 (9.68%) Apple
6 3 (9.68%) NetApp
6 3 (9.68%) Toshiba
7 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.45%) F5
7 2 (6.45%) Juniper
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) Samsung
7 2 (6.45%) VMware
8 1 (3.23%) EMC
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