Period
to 18 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 February 2020 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
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 182 156 180
Rank change year-on-year -26 +24 -19
Contract jobs citing HP 43 128 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.72% 1.44% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.82% 3.75% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 91 63
Central London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £208 £133 £213
90th Percentile £513 £538 £520
London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Central London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.70 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -32.00% +89.66%
London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year -3.74% - +24.67%

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 Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,360 3,413 3,356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 39.54% 38.42% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,756 2,462 2,524
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £250 £235 £263
90th Percentile £656 £650 £663
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 61 78
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% -7.65% +6.58%
10th Percentile £13.49 £12.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £32.63 £33.50 £37.50
London median hourly rate £22.33 £20.33 £21.50
% change year-on-year +9.86% -5.47% -

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Central London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Central London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Central London over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Central London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Central London

HP
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Central London region over the 6 months to 18 February 2020. 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
City of London -14 38 £416 +4.06% 12
West End of London +42 1 £550 +83.33%
Camden +6 1 £550 -
City of Westminster - 1 - -
HP
London

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, 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 Central London region with a requirement for HP.

1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) Windows 10
4 13 (30.23%) Cisco
5 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
5 12 (27.91%) VMware
6 11 (25.58%) Dell
7 10 (23.26%) ITIL
7 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
8 9 (20.93%) Finance
8 9 (20.93%) ITSM
8 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
9 8 (18.60%) Citrix
9 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
10 7 (16.28%) Azure
10 7 (16.28%) Banking
10 7 (16.28%) Office 365
10 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (16.28%) Linux
10 7 (16.28%) Blackberry
11 6 (13.95%) Service Management
11 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (13.95%) Application Packaging
11 6 (13.95%) Mac OS
11 6 (13.95%) SCCM
12 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
12 5 (11.63%) XenApp

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (4.65%) Confluence
1 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Azure
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) LAN
3 3 (6.98%) DHCP
3 3 (6.98%) DNS
3 3 (6.98%) MPLS
3 3 (6.98%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (6.98%) SAN
4 2 (4.65%) BGP
4 2 (4.65%) HSRP
4 2 (4.65%) NAS
4 2 (4.65%) Skype
4 2 (4.65%) SNMP
4 2 (4.65%) SSL
4 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.65%) VLAN
4 2 (4.65%) VoIP
4 2 (4.65%) VPLS
4 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 2 (4.65%) VRRP
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) InstallShield
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
1 4 (9.30%) MSI
1 4 (9.30%) WinDbg
2 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) JMeter
3 1 (2.33%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Front Office
6 1 (2.33%) German Language
6 1 (2.33%) Law
6 1 (2.33%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 3 (6.98%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Break Fix Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Deskside Support
4 2 (4.65%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) IT Support
4 2 (4.65%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (4.65%) IT Technician
4 2 (4.65%) Server Specialist
4 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (2.33%) REST
1 1 (2.33%) Spring
1 1 (2.33%) Spring Boot
1 1 (2.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) BYOD
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.33%) Handset
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Tandem
4 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Windows 10
3 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
5 7 (16.28%) Linux
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.95%) Mac OS
7 5 (11.63%) Unix
8 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
8 4 (9.30%) Solaris
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
10 2 (4.65%) Android
11 1 (2.33%) CentOS
11 1 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (20.93%) ITSM
3 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (13.95%) Application Packaging
4 6 (13.95%) Service Management
5 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps
6 4 (9.30%) E-Discovery
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL V3
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) Time Management
7 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) Break/Fix
8 2 (4.65%) Decision-Making
8 2 (4.65%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (4.65%) Security Hardening
8 2 (4.65%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.30%) VBScript
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) A+ Certification
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.98%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CCA
4 1 (2.33%) CCNA
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.33%) MCP
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) vSphere
3 5 (11.63%) XenApp
3 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
4 4 (9.30%) DFS Replication
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (9.30%) Xen
5 3 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (2.33%) Firmware
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (9.30%) Jamf Pro
2 4 (9.30%) Perfmon
2 4 (9.30%) SCOM
2 4 (9.30%) WSUS
2 4 (9.30%) XenMobile
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (4.65%) HP ALM
5 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.33%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) Cisco
3 12 (27.91%) VMware
4 11 (25.58%) Dell
5 8 (18.60%) Citrix
6 5 (11.63%) 3PAR
6 5 (11.63%) Xerox
7 4 (9.30%) Ivanti
7 4 (9.30%) Lumension
7 4 (9.30%) McAfee
8 3 (6.98%) Meraki
8 3 (6.98%) Remedy
9 2 (4.65%) Aruba
9 2 (4.65%) Bloomberg
9 2 (4.65%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (4.65%) Fidessa
9 2 (4.65%) Lotus
9 2 (4.65%) NetApp
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle
9 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow