Period
to 30 November 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 30 November 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
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 103 178
Rank change year-on-year -59 +75 -20
Contract jobs citing HP 23 19 39
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.57% 0.97% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 2.76% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 30
10th Percentile £260 £183 £208
25th Percentile £400 £239 £238
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £383 £418
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -8.38% +7.74%
75th Percentile £488 £454 £475
90th Percentile £538 £484 £514
Central London median daily rate £450 £383 £418
% change year-on-year +17.65% -8.38% +7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year - +39.39% -11.76%
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.52% +39.39% -11.76%

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 1,319 689 2,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.76% 35.33% 40.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,002 504 1,791
10th Percentile £350 £307 £263
25th Percentile £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £543 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.95% +2.50% +2.56%
75th Percentile £638 £595 £588
90th Percentile £725 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £538 £505 £500
% change year-on-year +6.44% +1.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 40
10th Percentile £13.35 £12.75 £12.04
25th Percentile £13.88 £13.54 £15.88
Median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -28.75% -2.44% +9.63%
75th Percentile £23.00 £22.50 £23.07
90th Percentile £30.95 £23.00 £27.03
Central London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year -13.82% -9.16% +11.84%

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 30 November 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

For the 6 months to 30 November 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 (56.52%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (43.48%) Azure
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) SAN
4 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (34.78%) 3PAR
5 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco
6 7 (30.43%) Law
6 7 (30.43%) Migration
6 7 (30.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 7 (30.43%) PowerCLI
6 7 (30.43%) DevOps
6 7 (30.43%) Nimble Storage
7 6 (26.09%) Social Skills
7 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (26.09%) EMC
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) Citrix
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) NetApp
8 5 (21.74%) AWS
9 4 (17.39%) SaaS
9 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 4 (17.39%) Veeam
9 4 (17.39%) CentOS
9 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
9 4 (17.39%) Puppet
9 4 (17.39%) Selenium

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 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Azure
2 5 (21.74%) AWS
3 4 (17.39%) IaaS
3 4 (17.39%) SaaS
4 3 (13.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 3 (13.04%) Azure Storage
5 2 (8.70%) Serverless
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (4.35%) PaaS
6 1 (4.35%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.35%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) Skype
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) JMeter
2 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.70%) Appium
3 2 (8.70%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Postman
3 2 (8.70%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
3 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) eggPlant
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) NeoLoad
4 1 (4.35%) Ranorex
4 1 (4.35%) Rational Robot
4 1 (4.35%) SilkTest
4 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) TestRail
General
1 7 (30.43%) Law
2 6 (26.09%) Social Skills
3 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Banking
5 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.70%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
7 1 (4.35%) Legal
7 1 (4.35%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) HP Storage Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) SAN Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
5 3 (13.04%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
2 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) BYOD
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (17.39%) CentOS
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (4.35%) Android
6 1 (4.35%) HPUX
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (30.43%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Break/Fix
3 4 (17.39%) Observability
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (17.39%) Project Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CCNA
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.04%) MCSE
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Accessibility
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) Firmware
3 4 (17.39%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) PowerCLI
2 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) vRealize
2 4 (17.39%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 3 (13.04%) SCCM
3 3 (13.04%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.35%) Ansible
4 1 (4.35%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) 3PAR
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) Nimble Storage
4 6 (26.09%) EMC
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix
5 5 (21.74%) NetApp
6 4 (17.39%) CommVault
6 4 (17.39%) Veeam
7 3 (13.04%) Avaya
7 3 (13.04%) Bloomberg
7 3 (13.04%) Dell
7 3 (13.04%) IBM
8 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (8.70%) Refinitiv
8 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
9 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
9 1 (4.35%) MobileIron