Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 November 2019 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
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 164 174
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -28
Contract jobs citing HP 43 94 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.74% 1.33% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 3.46% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 73 46
City of London median daily rate £421 £388 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.65% -7.41% -2.67%
10th Percentile £208 £128 £253
90th Percentile £513 £500 £555
Central London median daily rate £418 £375 £410
% change year-on-year +11.33% -8.54% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
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 £24.45
% change year-on-year -11.76% -23.52% +68.62%

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 2,386 2,713 2,744
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.85% 38.32% 38.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,834 2,031 2,059
City of London median daily rate £500 £488 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £273
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £495 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +1.54% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 60
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +6.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.68 £25.50 £30.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.67 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year +10.51% +3.89% -3.87%

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 21 November 2019.

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 21 November 2019, 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 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
3 19 (44.19%) VMware
4 17 (39.53%) Windows 10
5 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
7 12 (27.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (25.58%) ITIL
8 11 (25.58%) Finance
9 10 (23.26%) Dell
9 10 (23.26%) SAN
9 10 (23.26%) SCCM
9 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
9 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
10 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
10 9 (20.93%) vSphere
10 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (20.93%) Banking
10 9 (20.93%) Citrix
10 9 (20.93%) Cisco
11 8 (18.60%) ITSM
11 8 (18.60%) Blackberry
11 8 (18.60%) Project Management
11 8 (18.60%) Application Packaging
11 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
11 8 (18.60%) Mac OS
11 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
11 8 (18.60%) Office 365
11 8 (18.60%) Azure
12 7 (16.28%) 3PAR

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 (9.30%) IBM Notes
1 4 (9.30%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Azure
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) GitHub
3 1 (2.33%) AWS
3 1 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) SAN
2 7 (16.28%) NAS
3 5 (11.63%) DNS
3 5 (11.63%) Firewall
4 4 (9.30%) DHCP
4 4 (9.30%) Skype
4 4 (9.30%) VoIP
5 3 (6.98%) WAN
6 2 (4.65%) BGP
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.65%) EIGRP
6 2 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (2.33%) GLBP
7 1 (2.33%) HSRP
7 1 (2.33%) InfiniBand
7 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) DB2
2 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) InstallShield
2 4 (9.30%) MSI
2 4 (9.30%) WinDbg
3 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.33%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) TestRail
4 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
4 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.98%) Law
6 2 (4.65%) Publishing
7 1 (2.33%) Front Office
7 1 (2.33%) German Language
7 1 (2.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Desktop Support
3 4 (9.30%) Deskside Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Deskside Support
3 4 (9.30%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Tester
4 3 (6.98%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) IT Support
4 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Server Specialist
4 3 (6.98%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Specialist
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) RESTful
1 2 (4.65%) Swagger
2 1 (2.33%) Django
2 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.65%) Blog
4 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.65%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Windows 10
3 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (18.60%) Mac OS
6 7 (16.28%) Linux
7 5 (11.63%) Solaris
8 4 (9.30%) Unix
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.33%) Android
10 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (25.58%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) Application Packaging
3 8 (18.60%) ITSM
3 8 (18.60%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) DevOps
4 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.63%) Service Management
6 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.30%) Decision-Making
6 4 (9.30%) E-Discovery
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.98%) Data Management
7 3 (6.98%) Open Source
8 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.30%) VBScript
3 3 (6.98%) Perl
3 3 (6.98%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CCDA
4 1 (2.33%) CCDP
4 1 (2.33%) CCIE
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) CCSA
4 1 (2.33%) CCSP
4 1 (2.33%) CCVP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.93%) vSphere
4 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
5 6 (13.95%) XenApp
5 6 (13.95%) XenDesktop
6 5 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (9.30%) DFS Replication
7 4 (9.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (9.30%) Xen
8 3 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (6.98%) VMware Server
9 2 (4.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (4.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (2.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (2.33%) Docker
10 1 (2.33%) Firmware
10 1 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (11.63%) vCenter Server
2 5 (11.63%) XenMobile
3 4 (9.30%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (9.30%) Perfmon
3 4 (9.30%) SCOM
3 4 (9.30%) WSUS
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (6.98%) Puppet
5 2 (4.65%) Ansible
5 2 (4.65%) HP ALM
5 2 (4.65%) Nagios
6 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.33%) Graphite
6 1 (2.33%) Netcool
6 1 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
2 19 (44.19%) VMware
3 10 (23.26%) Dell
4 9 (20.93%) Cisco
4 9 (20.93%) Citrix
5 7 (16.28%) 3PAR
6 5 (11.63%) Bloomberg
6 5 (11.63%) EMC
6 5 (11.63%) Ivanti
6 5 (11.63%) NetApp
7 4 (9.30%) Fidessa
7 4 (9.30%) Lotus
7 4 (9.30%) Lumension
7 4 (9.30%) McAfee
8 3 (6.98%) Brocade
8 3 (6.98%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (6.98%) Veritas
9 2 (4.65%) IBM
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle
9 2 (4.65%) Xerox