Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 73 72
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1 +15
Contract jobs citing HP 28 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.47% 1.79% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 4.26% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 23
Bristol median daily rate £313 £265 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.92% -11.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £159 £105 £251
90th Percentile £440 £362 £388
South West median daily rate £375 £320 £275
% change year-on-year +17.19% +16.36% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Bristol median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -20.59% -28.42%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.75 £12.39
90th Percentile £13.90 £15.25 £79.28
South West median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year -3.70% -13.60% -21.88%

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 Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 740 658 617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 38.97% 42.13% 37.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 445 438
Bristol median daily rate £383 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -3.33% -5.78%
10th Percentile £218 £205 £187
90th Percentile £539 £511 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 34
Bristol median hourly rate £18.63 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.88% +8.11% +10.45%
10th Percentile £12.63 £11.85 £12.50
90th Percentile £54.25 £43.25 £31.38
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £23.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +2.17% -15.60% +34.57%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018, 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 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) Firewall
4 6 (21.43%) DNS
5 5 (17.86%) JIRA
5 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) TestRail
5 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
6 4 (14.29%) Office 365
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco
6 4 (14.29%) Selenium
6 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.71%) SCOM
7 3 (10.71%) Clustering
7 3 (10.71%) IBM
7 3 (10.71%) LAN
7 3 (10.71%) WAN
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) ISA Server
7 3 (10.71%) Dell
7 3 (10.71%) ISEB

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 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) Skype
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) Extranet
3 2 (7.14%) Intranet
3 2 (7.14%) NAS
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.57%) Junos
4 1 (3.57%) MPLS
4 1 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.57%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
1 5 (17.86%) TestRail
2 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) TestNG
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Systems Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Break Fix Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Web Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
2 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Break/Fix
4 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.14%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.14%) Kanban
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 2 (7.14%) Web Testing
5 1 (3.57%) API Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Defect Management
5 1 (3.57%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) F#
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) ISA Server
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) AirWatch
2 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.57%) OfficeScan
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Dell
4 3 (10.71%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Veeam
5 2 (7.14%) Veritas
6 1 (3.57%) Aruba
6 1 (3.57%) Avaya
6 1 (3.57%) Capita
6 1 (3.57%) Motorola
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Siebel
6 1 (3.57%) Software AG
6 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.57%) webMethods