Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 75 100
Rank change year-on-year -36 +25 -45
Contract jobs citing HP 30 76 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.10% 2.40% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.55% 5.28% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 59 22
East Midlands median daily rate £313 £363 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +1.75% -3.39%
10th Percentile £221 £123 £109
90th Percentile £411 £538 £499
England median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% +160.87% -34.29%
10th Percentile £15.70 £23.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £17.30 £30.00 £11.75
England median hourly rate £16.00 £14.63 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.40% -23.03% +2.43%

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 1,178 1,439 1,352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.12% 45.52% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 905 843
East Midlands median daily rate £393 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £220 £250
90th Percentile £550 £548 £575
England median daily rate £450 £438 £423
% change year-on-year +2.86% +3.55% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 84 63
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.10 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +12.80% -10.71%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.33 £8.69
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.53 £18.98
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -10 14 £350 -17.65% 5
Northamptonshire -25 5 £279 -46.86%
Derbyshire +6 4 - - 2
Leicestershire -4 3 £225 -10.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 £300 -
HP
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (26.67%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (23.33%) VMware
5 7 (23.33%) Degree
5 7 (23.33%) SAN
5 7 (23.33%) Cisco
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) Python
6 6 (20.00%) Selenium
6 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (20.00%) Node.js
6 6 (20.00%) Bitbucket
6 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
7 5 (16.67%) Office 365
7 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 5 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (16.67%) HP UFT
7 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (13.33%) OpenView
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
8 4 (13.33%) Subversion

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 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) BASE24
2 1 (3.33%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) OpenShift
2 4 (13.33%) Tricentis Tosca
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) Wireless
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) ATM
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) MPLS
5 1 (3.33%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.00%) NonStop SQL
3 2 (6.67%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
2 5 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 4 (13.33%) Artifactory
3 4 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Protractor
4 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.67%) SOAtest
4 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.33%) WinRunner
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) BASE24 Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer in Test
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (13.33%) React
2 4 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.67%) SOAP
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (13.33%) Public Cloud
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.67%) Tandem
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) EFT
4 1 (3.33%) EPoS
4 1 (3.33%) iSeries
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) PDA
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) AIX
4 2 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps
4 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) ATDD
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 4 (13.33%) Release Management
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Change Control
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
7 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.67%) Open Source
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) V-Model
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
1 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.00%) Python
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) COBOL
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Docker
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
4 2 (6.67%) XenApp
4 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Ansible
1 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
1 4 (13.33%) OpenView
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
1 4 (13.33%) SCOM
1 4 (13.33%) ZABBIX
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (6.67%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.33%) HP ALM
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Google
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) NetApp
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Apple
5 2 (6.67%) Dell
5 2 (6.67%) Meraki
5 2 (6.67%) Synology
5 2 (6.67%) Veeam
6 1 (3.33%) Brocade
6 1 (3.33%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) Ivanti
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Micro Focus