Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 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
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 130 164
Rank change year-on-year +1 +34 +7
Contract jobs citing HP 15 29 79
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.88% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.55% 2.43% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 53
10th Percentile £290 £180 £213
25th Percentile £374 £213 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £415 £325 £427
Median % change year-on-year +27.69% -23.89% +0.47%
75th Percentile £432 £488 £500
90th Percentile £518 £544 £538
Central London median daily rate £418 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +7.74% -6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.95
Central London median hourly rate - - £24.95

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 967 1,195 2,457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.85% 36.42% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 828 1,826
10th Percentile £338 £231 £275
25th Percentile £419 £380 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £588
90th Percentile £700 £650 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 46
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £10.63 £12.46 £12.76
Median hourly rate £13.88 £16.95 £19.63
Median % change year-on-year -18.14% -13.63% -1.88%
75th Percentile £20.36 £26.83 £23.60
90th Percentile £27.25 £41.64 £37.50
Central London median hourly rate £14.08 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -24.73% -6.50% -

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 18 May 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 18 May 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 18 May 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) DNS
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Azure
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (33.33%) Social Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Dell
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (26.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) JIRA
7 3 (20.00%) vSphere
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (6.67%) AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) VSAN
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (6.67%) FTP
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
3 1 (6.67%) REST Assured
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) STL
1 1 (6.67%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) ITSM
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Gathering
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Technology Roadmap
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (20.00%) vSphere
5 2 (13.33%) NFS
5 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (13.33%) VMware NSX
5 2 (13.33%) XenApp
6 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) PowerCLI
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) Terraform
1 3 (20.00%) vCenter Server
2 2 (13.33%) HP ALM
2 2 (13.33%) vRealize
3 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) BladeLogic
3 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
6 1 (6.67%) BMC
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
6 1 (6.67%) Ivanti
6 1 (6.67%) Planview
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) Trend Micro
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam