Period
to 14 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 14 December 2019 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 72 54
Rank change year-on-year -5 -18 +20
Contract jobs citing HP 4 23 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.45% 1.85% 2.95%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 4.32% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 20
Cheshire median daily rate £153 £375 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.33% +42.18% -35.28%
10th Percentile £145 £185 £106
90th Percentile £240 £506 £453
North West median daily rate £160 £350 £308
% change year-on-year -54.29% +13.82% -23.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Cheshire median hourly rate - £13.45 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.46% -18.75%
North West median hourly rate £140.00 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +865.52% +11.54% -18.75%

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 Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 442 532 561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 49.89% 42.83% 42.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 340 385
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £218 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £625
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 33
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.55 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.73% +34.62% -18.75%
10th Percentile £14.67 £13.45 £11.05
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £25.00
North West median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £16.19
% change year-on-year +21.62% +14.27% -17.65%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Cheshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Cheshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Cheshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2019. 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
Warrington -4 3 £150 -23.08% 1
HP
North West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) 802.15
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HP ALM
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 802.15
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) IPv6
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Break Fix Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft