Period
to 5 August 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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 109 188 171
Rank change year-on-year +79 -17 -2
Contract jobs citing HP 26 52 80
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 0.80% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.93% 2.05% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 38 69
Median daily rate £400 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.13% -6.06%
10th Percentile £192 £209 £123
90th Percentile £550 £538 £520
Central London median daily rate £413 £435 £375
% change year-on-year -5.17% +16.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £24.50

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 886 2,532 2,672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.79% 38.93% 38.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 1,927 1,967
Median daily rate £500 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £266
90th Percentile £663 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £495 £500 £496
% change year-on-year -1.00% +0.86% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 62 72
Median hourly rate £26.81 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.65% +9.09% +13.80%
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.25 £13.31
90th Percentile £66.50 £55.33 £29.55
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.92 £19.50
% change year-on-year +55.39% +7.26% +15.25%

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 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 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 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco
3 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 8 (30.77%) VMware
5 8 (30.77%) Azure
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (26.92%) Office 365
6 7 (26.92%) Citrix
7 6 (23.08%) Dell
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 6 (23.08%) Linux
7 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (19.23%) Windows 10
8 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
8 5 (19.23%) QA
9 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
9 4 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
9 4 (15.38%) High Availability
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL
9 4 (15.38%) Unix
9 4 (15.38%) NetApp

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 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Azure
2 7 (26.92%) Office 365
3 3 (11.54%) AWS
4 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.85%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DHCP
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) Skype
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) HSRP
3 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.85%) IPv4
3 1 (3.85%) Junos
3 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) Data Mart
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) PowerBuilder
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) French Language
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) QA Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) FIX Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SailPoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) JSP
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) SailPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Servlets
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) SPML
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Replication
4 2 (7.69%) BYOD
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 2 (7.69%) Tandem
5 1 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (3.85%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.85%) FlexPod
5 1 (3.85%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (3.85%) iPhone
5 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Windows 10
5 4 (15.38%) Unix
6 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
6 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.69%) Android
7 2 (7.69%) HPUX
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (3.85%) AIX
8 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
2 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) High Availability
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.54%) API Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (11.54%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Server Management
4 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
4 3 (11.54%) Test Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCA
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.85%) NCSC
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.69%) HP ALM
2 2 (7.69%) Nagios
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Avamar
3 1 (3.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.85%) Terraform
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.85%) vRealize
3 1 (3.85%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
5 6 (23.08%) Dell
6 4 (15.38%) NetApp
7 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
8 2 (7.69%) 3PAR
8 2 (7.69%) Apple
8 2 (7.69%) MobileIron
8 2 (7.69%) Remedy
8 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
8 2 (7.69%) Xerox
9 1 (3.85%) Aruba
9 1 (3.85%) F5
9 1 (3.85%) Isilon
9 1 (3.85%) Meraki
9 1 (3.85%) NVIDIA
9 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds