Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 69 80
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 -36
Contract jobs citing HP 22 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.57% 1.16% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.47% 2.93% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £305 £345 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.59% +14.52% -7.31%
10th Percentile £255 £288 £265
90th Percentile £341 £413 £421
East of England median daily rate £341 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -12.00% +19.23% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -38.30% -
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.75 £22.30
90th Percentile £21.25 £15.25 £47.70
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +13.29% -34.88% -1.71%

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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 492 443 671
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.14% 39.52% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 212 370
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -1.84% +16.43%
10th Percentile £205 £228 £224
90th Percentile £538 £574 £575
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 65
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.81% -1.43% -29.29%
10th Percentile £10.51 £9.33 £10.80
90th Percentile £36.80 £46.75 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -1.20%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 11 £325 -5.80% 5
Peterborough -2 10 £260 -
HP
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) SAN
3 13 (59.09%) Cisco
3 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 9 (40.91%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (40.91%) LAN
6 9 (40.91%) WAN
6 9 (40.91%) Wireless
7 8 (36.36%) Firewall
7 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (31.82%) VMware
9 6 (27.27%) Change Control
9 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
10 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
11 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
11 4 (18.18%) arcserve
11 4 (18.18%) CA
11 4 (18.18%) Java
11 4 (18.18%) SNMP
11 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005

HP
Co-occurring 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 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.55%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) SAN
2 9 (40.91%) LAN
2 9 (40.91%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) Wireless
3 8 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) SNMP
5 3 (13.64%) VPN
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) MSTest
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Support
1 9 (40.91%) Support Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Server Support
3 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (27.27%) Server Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Senior Server Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Senior Server Support Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Server Support Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (27.27%) Change Control
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) Network Management
3 4 (18.18%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Defect Management
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Proactive Management
4 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 2 (9.09%) vMotion
3 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) arcserve
3 4 (18.18%) CA
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Apple
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 2 (9.09%) NetApp
5 2 (9.09%) ProCurve
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) Siemens