Period
to 23 July 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 23 July 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 145 112 186
Rank change year-on-year -33 +74 -13
Contract jobs citing HP 22 28 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.65% 1.15% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 3.04% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 42
10th Percentile £308 £207 £223
25th Percentile £409 £259 £372
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £427 £449 £450
Median % change year-on-year -4.85% -0.28% +12.50%
75th Percentile £488 £491 £500
90th Percentile £538 £569 £538
Central London median daily rate £435 £473 £435
% change year-on-year -7.94% +8.62% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 - -

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,159 922 2,522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.11% 37.74% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 645 1,935
10th Percentile £363 £283 £280
25th Percentile £432 £406 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £488 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.77% -2.50% +2.56%
75th Percentile £628 £575 £588
90th Percentile £713 £655 £650
Central London median daily rate £530 £486 £500
% change year-on-year +9.00% -2.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 53
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.16 £12.48 £12.76
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.34 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -15.66% -15.41% +5.13%
75th Percentile £24.11 £27.52 £22.93
90th Percentile £27.33 £45.73 £44.80
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% - -

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing HP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for HP in the City of London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HP in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for HP in the City of London

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HP in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for HP in the City of London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HP in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for HP in the City of London

HP
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 23 July 2021. 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
London Bridge - 1 £385 -
HP
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for HP.

1 13 (59.09%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) Azure
2 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) SAN
4 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) 3PAR
5 6 (27.27%) EMC
5 6 (27.27%) Migration
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Law
6 5 (22.73%) Dell
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) AWS
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (22.73%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (22.73%) vRealize
6 5 (22.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 5 (22.73%) PowerCLI
7 4 (18.18%) Project Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Banking
7 4 (18.18%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) Replication
7 4 (18.18%) NetApp
8 3 (13.64%) CommVault
8 3 (13.64%) Firmware
8 3 (13.64%) Bloomberg

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Azure
2 5 (22.73%) AWS
3 3 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) IaaS
3 3 (13.64%) SaaS
4 2 (9.09%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 2 (9.09%) Azure Storage
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (9.09%) Serverless
5 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
5 1 (4.55%) OneDrive
5 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.55%) FTP
4 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
1 3 (13.64%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) Appium
2 2 (9.09%) JMeter
2 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 2 (9.09%) Postman
2 2 (9.09%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.55%) REST Assured
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
1 5 (22.73%) Law
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Social Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) SAN Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) HP Storage Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
5 3 (13.64%) Tester
6 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Server Support
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
1 2 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) STL
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.64%) CentOS
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) DevOps
3 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 5 (22.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Project Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Break/Fix
6 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Observability
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Microservices
7 2 (9.09%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) MCSE
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Accessibility
2 1 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) Firmware
3 3 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) VMware NSX
5 1 (4.55%) NFS
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) PowerCLI
1 5 (22.73%) vRealize
2 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 2 (9.09%) Ansible
3 2 (9.09%) HP ALM
3 2 (9.09%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) 3PAR
2 6 (27.27%) EMC
3 5 (22.73%) Dell
3 5 (22.73%) Nimble Storage
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) NetApp
5 3 (13.64%) Avaya
5 3 (13.64%) Bloomberg
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) CommVault
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Veeam
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Refinitiv
7 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.55%) FXall
7 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec