The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 37 53 42
Rank change year-on-year +16 -11  
Contract jobs citing HP 16 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.00% 1.29% 3.00%
As % of the Vendors category 7.08% 2.87% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £133 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.83% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £368
% change year-on-year -6.66% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -30.95% +35.48%  

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 Cambridgeshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 226 279 369
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 42.32% 44.86% 55.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 168 180
Median daily rate £400 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 38
Median hourly rate £19.90 £37.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.93% +212.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.33 £9.60 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £60.00 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Cambridgeshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Cambridgeshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Cambridgeshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in Cambridgeshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 13 £133 -14.51%
Huntingdon - 1 £500 -
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.90%) Dell
2 3 (9.68%) Intel
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) HPUX
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Samsung
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Pay per click
3 2 (6.45%) WSUS
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) SLA
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) DHCP
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Field Engineer
2 16 (51.61%) Field Service Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Break Fix Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Printer Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Hardware Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) HP Printer Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
7 2 (6.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.23%) EPoS
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) HPUX
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.45%) Pay per click
2 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.23%) Conflict Management
2 1 (3.23%) Decision Quality
2 1 (3.23%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
2 1 (3.23%) Functional Testing
2 1 (3.23%) Information Architecture
2 1 (3.23%) Line Management
2 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.23%) Logistics
2 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
2 1 (3.23%) Test Management
2 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
2 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Dell
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
2 3 (9.68%) Intel
3 2 (6.45%) Samsung
4 1 (3.23%) Brocade
4 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) F5
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) VMware