Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 55 68
Rank change year-on-year -16 +13 -6
Contract jobs citing HP 25 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.99% 2.64% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 5.14% 6.80% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £260 £133 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +96.23% -61.03% +4.62%
10th Percentile £226 £126 £255
90th Percentile £338 £243 £442
East of England median daily rate £325 £294 £363
% change year-on-year +10.64% -18.97% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.25 £25.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.00% -58.33% +175.86%
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +8.70% +75.57%

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 486 412 582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 38.60% 38.79% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 183 346
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +7.38%
10th Percentile £230 £155 £213
90th Percentile £579 £548 £566
East of England median daily rate £418 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +7.05% -2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 45 54
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.38% +23.53% -24.44%
10th Percentile £11.10 £11.25 £8.75
90th Percentile £44.35 £43.75 £51.38
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 February 2018. 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 -18 12 £325 +145.28% 5
Peterborough +3 9 £260 - 1
Huntingdon - 2 - -
HP
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) SAN
4 10 (40.00%) VMware
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (32.00%) Wireless
5 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (32.00%) LAN
5 8 (32.00%) WAN
5 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
6 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (28.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) NetApp
8 5 (20.00%) Change Control
8 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (16.00%) arcserve
9 4 (16.00%) CA
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Java
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) SNMP

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 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) SAN
2 8 (32.00%) LAN
2 8 (32.00%) WAN
2 8 (32.00%) Wireless
3 7 (28.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) SNMP
5 3 (12.00%) VPN
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) DHCP
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.00%) DNS
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (4.00%) Network Security
7 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) MSTest
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (24.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (24.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (24.00%) Server Support
4 5 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Core Data
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (16.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (20.00%) Change Control
3 4 (16.00%) Network Management
3 4 (16.00%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Test Management
5 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (12.00%) vMotion
2 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.00%) HP ALM
3 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) NetApp
4 4 (16.00%) arcserve
4 4 (16.00%) CA
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (8.00%) Apple
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) NETGEAR
7 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.00%) Siemens