Period
to 22 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 69 50
Rank change year-on-year -32 -19 +9
Contract jobs citing HP 44 82 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.47% 2.64% 3.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.43% 5.37% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 61 85
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -2.44%
10th Percentile £123 £126 £108
90th Percentile £413 £538 £512
England median daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% - -
England median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £21.34
% change year-on-year +5.14% -32.05% +35.71%

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 1,284 1,528 1,360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.02% 49.21% 43.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 905 749
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £218 £215
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 85 81
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -5.08%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.00 £9.72
90th Percentile £46.26 £49.30 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +9.11%

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 April 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 April 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 -15 16 £388 -13.89% 2
Derbyshire -2 11 £388 +0.65% 2
Lincolnshire +10 9 £240 -
Leicestershire -4 8 £388 +55.00% 4
Northamptonshire -7 1 £110 -77.72%
HP
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 17 (38.64%) Data Centre
3 17 (38.64%) SAN
4 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
5 13 (29.55%) vSphere
6 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (25.00%) Linux
7 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 10 (22.73%) Unix
8 10 (22.73%) HP Storage
8 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
9 9 (20.45%) Finance
10 8 (18.18%) Replication
10 8 (18.18%) VMware
10 8 (18.18%) VBScript
10 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.18%) Cisco
10 8 (18.18%) EMC
10 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 8 (18.18%) NAS
10 8 (18.18%) SCCM
10 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 8 (18.18%) 3PAR
10 8 (18.18%) EMC VNX
10 8 (18.18%) EMC VMAX
10 8 (18.18%) EMC VPLEX
10 8 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation

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 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (11.36%) IIS
5 4 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (9.09%) IBM Notes
5 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.55%) JBoss
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) SAN
2 8 (18.18%) NAS
3 7 (15.91%) LAN
4 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.09%) DHCP
5 4 (9.09%) DNS
5 4 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (9.09%) WAN
5 4 (9.09%) Wireless
6 3 (6.82%) Network Security
6 3 (6.82%) VPN
7 2 (4.55%) Converged Networks
7 2 (4.55%) Firewall
7 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.27%) HSRP
8 1 (2.27%) InfiniBand
8 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.27%) VLAN
8 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) DB2
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.27%) Hudson
1 1 (2.27%) Selenium
1 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Back Office
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) EPoS Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) EPoS Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Build Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) EMC Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Hardware Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.73%) HP Storage
3 8 (18.18%) EMC VMAX
3 8 (18.18%) EMC VNX
3 8 (18.18%) Replication
4 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 4 (9.09%) EPoS
4 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
4 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (4.55%) NHS
6 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.27%) iSeries
6 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.00%) Linux
4 10 (22.73%) Unix
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.55%) AIX
8 2 (4.55%) Android
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (11.36%) Migration
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (6.82%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) Analytics
5 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.55%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.55%) Process Improvement
5 2 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (2.27%) Change Control
6 1 (2.27%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.27%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (2.27%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.27%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.27%) Test Management
6 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 8 (18.18%) VBScript
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) C
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.55%) CCNA
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCSA
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) PMO
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (29.55%) vSphere
3 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) EMC VPLEX
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
2 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) 3PAR
2 8 (18.18%) Cisco
2 8 (18.18%) EMC
2 8 (18.18%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Dell
4 6 (13.64%) Citrix
5 4 (9.09%) Lotus
6 3 (6.82%) IBM
7 2 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) Splunk
7 2 (4.55%) Veeam
8 1 (2.27%) Aruba
8 1 (2.27%) Delphix
8 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.27%) Meraki
8 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.27%) Riverbed