Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 178 135
Rank change year-on-year +20 -43 -29
Contract jobs citing HP 100 78 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.40% 1.08% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 3.66% 2.82% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 46 87
City of London median daily rate £388 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.41% -7.00% +9.42%
10th Percentile £128 £253 £313
90th Percentile £508 £555 £613
Central London median daily rate £381 £402 £428
% change year-on-year -5.04% -6.08% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £27.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.00% +89.66% -
10th Percentile £15.76 £19.45 £12.75
90th Percentile £22.69 £55.50 £25.30
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £27.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -32.00% +89.66% -8.37%

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 2,733 2,763 2,832
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.31% 38.33% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,051 2,086 2,108
City of London median daily rate £480 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £276
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 56 46
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +9.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.88 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.45
% change year-on-year +3.89% -2.44% +5.43%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing HP as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in the City of London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in the City of London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor 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 12 December 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
London Bridge -52 1 - -
HP
Central London

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for HP.

1 51 (51.00%) Finance
2 49 (49.00%) Windows
3 34 (34.00%) VMware
4 31 (31.00%) Active Directory
4 31 (31.00%) SCCM
5 26 (26.00%) Windows 7
5 26 (26.00%) Banking
6 25 (25.00%) Citrix
7 23 (23.00%) BitLocker
8 22 (22.00%) Dell
8 22 (22.00%) ITIL
9 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Office
10 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 20 (20.00%) QA
11 19 (19.00%) Change Management
11 19 (19.00%) LAN
11 19 (19.00%) WAN
12 18 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (18.00%) HP Quality Center
13 17 (17.00%) Cisco
13 17 (17.00%) Mac OS X
14 16 (16.00%) Adobe
14 16 (16.00%) ITSM
14 16 (16.00%) Smartphone
15 15 (15.00%) Integration Testing
15 15 (15.00%) Test Scripting
15 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (13.00%) SEPA
16 13 (13.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 13 (13.00%) Financial Institution

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 11 (11.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.00%) Office 365
3 5 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.00%) G Suite
4 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.00%) IaaS
4 1 (1.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) LAN
1 19 (19.00%) WAN
2 11 (11.00%) VPN
3 8 (8.00%) Firewall
3 8 (8.00%) VSAN
4 7 (7.00%) PuTTY
4 7 (7.00%) SAN
4 7 (7.00%) Skype
4 7 (7.00%) Wireshark
5 6 (6.00%) DNS
6 4 (4.00%) DHCP
6 4 (4.00%) VoIP
7 3 (3.00%) VLAN
8 2 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.00%) Network Security
9 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.00%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (1.00%) NAS
9 1 (1.00%) PABX
9 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.00%) Big Data
3 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.00%) DataStage
3 1 (1.00%) DB2
3 1 (1.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) JIRA
2 6 (6.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (6.00%) Selenium
3 5 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.00%) JMeter
4 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.00%) HP UFT
General
1 51 (51.00%) Finance
2 26 (26.00%) Banking
3 13 (13.00%) Financial Institution
4 7 (7.00%) Billing
4 7 (7.00%) Legal
5 3 (3.00%) Back Office
5 3 (3.00%) Front Office
5 3 (3.00%) International Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 20 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 19 (19.00%) Analyst
4 16 (16.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 16 (16.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 13 (13.00%) IT Engineer
6 12 (12.00%) Test Analyst
7 11 (11.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.00%) Systems Test Analyst
10 7 (7.00%) Test Manager
10 7 (7.00%) Tester
11 6 (6.00%) Citrix Engineer
11 6 (6.00%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
11 6 (6.00%) Identity Management Analyst
11 6 (6.00%) IT Support
12 5 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
12 5 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
13 4 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) REST
2 5 (5.00%) SOAP
3 4 (4.00%) Middleware
3 4 (4.00%) Web Services
4 3 (3.00%) RESTful
5 2 (2.00%) HTML
5 2 (2.00%) XML
6 1 (1.00%) .NET
6 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.00%) CSS
6 1 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.00%) jQuery
6 1 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) Smartphone
2 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.00%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.00%) iPad
5 4 (4.00%) iPhone
5 4 (4.00%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.00%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.00%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.00%) Derivative
8 1 (1.00%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.00%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.00%) iSeries
8 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (49.00%) Windows
2 26 (26.00%) Windows 7
3 17 (17.00%) Mac OS X
4 11 (11.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (9.00%) Linux
6 6 (6.00%) Unix
7 5 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.00%) CentOS
9 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.00%) Android
10 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.00%) HPUX
10 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.00%) Solaris
10 1 (1.00%) SUSE
10 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.00%) ITIL
2 19 (19.00%) Change Management
3 16 (16.00%) ITSM
4 15 (15.00%) Integration Testing
4 15 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 13 (13.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (13.00%) Validation
6 11 (11.00%) Migration
7 9 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.00%) SDLC
9 7 (7.00%) API Development
9 7 (7.00%) API Testing
9 7 (7.00%) Change Control
9 7 (7.00%) Storage Management
10 6 (6.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.00%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (6.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (12.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.00%) VBA
3 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) C
4 1 (1.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) Java
4 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) ISEB
1 5 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.00%) VCAP
2 3 (3.00%) VCDX
2 3 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.00%) MCP
4 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.00%) CCNA
4 1 (1.00%) CISA
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.00%) CISSP
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.00%) MCDST
4 1 (1.00%) MCSE
4 1 (1.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.00%) QA
2 13 (13.00%) SEPA
3 4 (4.00%) PSD2
3 4 (4.00%) TARGET2
4 1 (1.00%) Basel III
4 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (31.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.00%) BitLocker
3 18 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (11.00%) XenDesktop
5 8 (8.00%) XenApp
6 6 (6.00%) vSphere
7 4 (4.00%) XenServer
8 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 31 (31.00%) SCCM
2 18 (18.00%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (10.00%) HP ALM
4 9 (9.00%) Backup Exec
5 7 (7.00%) AirWatch
6 6 (6.00%) Terraform
7 5 (5.00%) Netcool
8 4 (4.00%) HP SIM
9 3 (3.00%) Dollar Universe
9 3 (3.00%) OpenView
10 2 (2.00%) SCOM
11 1 (1.00%) Ansible
11 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (1.00%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (1.00%) PowerCLI
11 1 (1.00%) Puppet
11 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (1.00%) vRealize
11 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (34.00%) VMware
2 25 (25.00%) Citrix
3 22 (22.00%) Dell
4 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (17.00%) Cisco
6 16 (16.00%) Adobe
7 8 (8.00%) Polycom
7 8 (8.00%) ServiceNow
7 8 (8.00%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.00%) Veritas
8 7 (7.00%) Avaya
8 7 (7.00%) Charles River
8 7 (7.00%) iManage
9 5 (5.00%) Splunk
10 4 (4.00%) Apple
11 3 (3.00%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.00%) Forcepoint
12 2 (2.00%) Google
12 2 (2.00%) Juniper
12 2 (2.00%) Remedy