Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 14 December 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 84 102
Rank change year-on-year -23 +18 -46
Contract jobs citing HP 34 66 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.28% 2.07% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% 4.73% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 42 29
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £324 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.34% -7.50% -
10th Percentile £135 £123 £98
90th Percentile £423 £424 £454
England median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year +6.70% +0.34% -6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £26.25 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.95% +77.97% -15.71%
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.86 £14.50
% change year-on-year -2.27% +9.38% -27.50%

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 East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,190 1,395 1,492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 44.97% 43.65% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 874 900
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £220 £225
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 86 81
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.69 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.59% +1.43% +2.19%
10th Percentile £9.05 £9.15 £10.00
90th Percentile £24.03 £43.13 £43.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HP in the East Midlands

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in the East Midlands

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in the East Midlands

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in the East Midlands

HP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 14 £313 -16.67% 2
Northamptonshire -8 10 £373 +6.57% 4
Lincolnshire +6 5 £300 +15.38% 1
Derbyshire -4 5 £235 -23.58% 3
Leicestershire +8 1 £225 +13.92% 2
HP
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HP.

1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 7 (20.59%) Java
4 7 (20.59%) NetApp
5 6 (17.65%) HP UFT
5 6 (17.65%) Cisco
5 6 (17.65%) SAN
5 6 (17.65%) SQL
5 6 (17.65%) Python
5 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 6 (17.65%) Selenium
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
5 6 (17.65%) Node.js
5 6 (17.65%) Bitbucket
5 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
5 6 (17.65%) DevOps
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
6 5 (14.71%) SCOM
6 5 (14.71%) TDD
6 5 (14.71%) Unix
6 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.76%) Citrix

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (11.76%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) OpenShift
2 4 (11.76%) Tricentis Tosca
3 2 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) Wireless
3 2 (5.88%) ATM
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) MPLS
4 1 (2.94%) NAS
4 1 (2.94%) Skype
4 1 (2.94%) SSH
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 4 (11.76%) NonStop SQL
1 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Bitbucket
1 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
1 6 (17.65%) HP UFT
1 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 6 (17.65%) Selenium
2 4 (11.76%) Artifactory
2 4 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Protractor
3 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.88%) SOAtest
3 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.88%) WinRunner
4 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) BASE24 Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Field Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Break Fix Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Developer in Test
5 2 (5.88%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Tester
5 2 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Node.js
2 4 (11.76%) React
2 4 (11.76%) Spring
3 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.88%) SOAP
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 4 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) HP Superdome
2 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.88%) EFT
3 2 (5.88%) PDA
3 2 (5.88%) Tandem
4 1 (2.94%) iSeries
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Unix
4 4 (11.76%) AIX
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) HPUX
5 3 (8.82%) Linux
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
2 6 (17.65%) DevOps
3 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.71%) TDD
4 4 (11.76%) ATDD
4 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
4 4 (11.76%) Release Management
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Change Control
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) Python
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) COBOL
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.94%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Docker
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.88%) XenApp
5 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.94%) NFS
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.94%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.94%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCOM
2 4 (11.76%) Ansible
2 4 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 4 (11.76%) OpenView
2 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.76%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) ZABBIX
3 3 (8.82%) HP ALM
4 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.88%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.94%) SCCM
5 1 (2.94%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) NetApp
4 6 (17.65%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) Google
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) Apple
7 2 (5.88%) Ivanti
7 2 (5.88%) McAfee
7 2 (5.88%) Meraki
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
7 2 (5.88%) Synology
7 2 (5.88%) Thales
7 2 (5.88%) Veritas
8 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) Micro Focus