The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
North East / Durham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 14 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Contract jobs citing HP 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 3.06% 5.05% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 10.00% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £275 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +5.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £345
% change year-on-year +11.53% -5.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.36% +48.59%  

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Durham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Durham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 54 50 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 55.10% 50.51% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 21
Median daily rate £339 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £268 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £12.25 £18.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.51% -33.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.05 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £12.45 £31.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing HP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Durham

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP in Durham.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Durham

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP in Durham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Durham region with a requirement for HP.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Psychology
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
Darlington, County Durham
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Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
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