Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 148 173
Rank change year-on-year -16 +25 -39
Contract jobs citing HP 33 103 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.67% 1.54% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 4.06% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 71 43
City of London median daily rate £415 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £192 £130 £267
90th Percentile £498 £538 £535
Central London median daily rate £415 £388 £402
% change year-on-year +7.10% -3.49% -6.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
City of London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.70 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -32.00% +89.66%
Central London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.70 £27.50
% change year-on-year -11.76% -32.00% +89.66%

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 1,954 2,536 2,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.58% 37.88% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,478 1,871 2,060
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -1.91% +7.61%
10th Percentile £254 £225 £278
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £485 £475
% change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 55 54
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +6.86% -19.54%
10th Percentile £12.19 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £27.25 £30.93
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +6.95% - -1.58%

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 20 January 2020.

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for HP.

1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 11 (33.33%) VMware
6 10 (30.30%) ITIL
6 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (27.27%) Banking
7 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 9 (27.27%) Cisco
7 9 (27.27%) Finance
7 9 (27.27%) ITSM
8 8 (24.24%) Application Packaging
8 8 (24.24%) Dell
8 8 (24.24%) Blackberry
8 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (24.24%) Mac OS
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 6 (18.18%) SCCM
10 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
11 5 (15.15%) Azure
11 5 (15.15%) XenMobile
11 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (15.15%) XenApp
11 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
11 5 (15.15%) vSphere
11 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (15.15%) Service Management
11 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery

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 4 (12.12%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.06%) Confluence
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) AWS
3 1 (3.03%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) NAS
1 4 (12.12%) VoIP
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) BGP
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.03%) Intranet
3 1 (3.03%) IPsec
3 1 (3.03%) MPLS
3 1 (3.03%) RSVP
3 1 (3.03%) SNMP
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) VRRP
3 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) InstallShield
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
1 4 (12.12%) MSI
1 4 (12.12%) WinDbg
2 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.03%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) JMeter
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 9 (27.27%) Banking
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
2 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (3.03%) German Language
3 1 (3.03%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Deskside Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Deskside Support
3 4 (12.12%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Break Fix Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.06%) IT Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Server Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Solaris Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Tester
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (3.03%) REST
1 1 (3.03%) Spring
1 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Blackberry
2 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) Handset
4 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows 10
3 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 8 (24.24%) Mac OS
5 5 (15.15%) Linux
5 5 (15.15%) Unix
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.12%) Solaris
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.03%) Android
9 1 (3.03%) CentOS
9 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) ITSM
3 8 (24.24%) Application Packaging
3 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) Decision-Making
5 4 (12.12%) E-Discovery
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Break/Fix
7 2 (6.06%) Microservices
7 2 (6.06%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) Security Hardening
7 2 (6.06%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.12%) VBScript
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
1 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) ISEB
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.15%) vSphere
3 5 (15.15%) XenApp
3 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
4 4 (12.12%) DFS Replication
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (12.12%) Xen
5 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (3.03%) Firmware
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) XenMobile
3 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (12.12%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (12.12%) Perfmon
3 4 (12.12%) SCOM
3 4 (12.12%) WSUS
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (6.06%) HP ALM
5 2 (6.06%) vCenter Server
6 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
6 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
6 1 (3.03%) Netcool
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (3.03%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) VMware
3 9 (27.27%) Cisco
4 8 (24.24%) Dell
5 5 (15.15%) Citrix
6 4 (12.12%) Bloomberg
6 4 (12.12%) Fidessa
6 4 (12.12%) Ivanti
6 4 (12.12%) Lotus
6 4 (12.12%) Lumension
6 4 (12.12%) McAfee
7 3 (9.09%) 3PAR
7 3 (9.09%) Xerox
8 2 (6.06%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (3.03%) Arista
9 1 (3.03%) Aruba
9 1 (3.03%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (3.03%) Kaseya
9 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
9 1 (3.03%) Splunk