Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 84 64
Rank change year-on-year -25 -20 -5
Contract jobs citing HP 37 73 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.26% 2.34% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 5.01% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 61 52
East Midlands median daily rate £280 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.13% +14.29% -11.39%
10th Percentile £209 £123 £111
90th Percentile £403 £538 £750
England median daily rate £359 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -4.27% +1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 - £11.50
10th Percentile £18.25 - £11.25
90th Percentile £26.75 - £11.75
England median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £20.53
% change year-on-year +17.24% -29.35% +17.29%

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 1,249 1,456 1,366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.58% 46.58% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 880 807
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +6.85%
10th Percentile £213 £220 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 68 65
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.01% +14.80% -13.79%
10th Percentile £10.08 £9.91 £9.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £52.50 £31.75
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -

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 18 July 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 18 July 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
Derbyshire +6 9 £388 +51.96% 1
Leicestershire -2 9 £334 +33.50% 2
Nottinghamshire -12 9 £388 -16.13% 6
Lincolnshire - 7 £233 - 1
Northamptonshire -22 3 £260 -50.57% 3
HP
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
3 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
4 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.03%) SAN
5 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
6 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
6 9 (24.32%) Finance
6 9 (24.32%) VMware
7 8 (21.62%) Cisco
7 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
7 8 (21.62%) SCCM
8 7 (18.92%) Dell
8 7 (18.92%) VBScript
9 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.22%) LAN
9 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
9 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (13.51%) vSphere
10 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (13.51%) Office 365
10 5 (13.51%) Migration
10 5 (13.51%) Wireless
10 5 (13.51%) Java
10 5 (13.51%) ITIL
10 5 (13.51%) IIS
10 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office

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 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.11%) IBM Notes
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.41%) Confluence
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) BASE24
1 1 (2.70%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.70%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) SAN
2 6 (16.22%) LAN
2 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.51%) Wireless
4 4 (10.81%) DHCP
4 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 4 (10.81%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (8.11%) WAN
6 2 (5.41%) Firewall
7 1 (2.70%) ATM
7 1 (2.70%) InfiniBand
7 1 (2.70%) MPLS
7 1 (2.70%) NAS
7 1 (2.70%) Network Security
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) DB2
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Bitbucket
1 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
1 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.11%) Selenium
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Protractor
2 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.41%) SOAtest
2 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.70%) Hudson
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Back Office
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.81%) EPoS Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) EPoS Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Build Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Node.js
2 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.41%) SOAP
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) React
3 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) EPoS
3 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.11%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.11%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) HP Storage
4 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.70%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.70%) iSeries
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) NHS
5 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Tandem
5 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.41%) Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) AIX
6 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL
1 5 (13.51%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.11%) DevOps
3 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.41%) Analytics
4 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.41%) Code Coverage
4 2 (5.41%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (5.41%) Data Security
4 2 (5.41%) Network Design
4 2 (5.41%) Open Source
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) SOA
4 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.41%) TDD
4 2 (5.41%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
2 7 (18.92%) VBScript
3 5 (13.51%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) C
7 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
2 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.51%) vSphere
5 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.70%) Docker
7 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCCM
2 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.41%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.70%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.70%) OpenView
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
4 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco
4 7 (18.92%) Dell
5 4 (10.81%) Veeam
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) Lotus
7 2 (5.41%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (5.41%) IBM
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.70%) arcserve
8 1 (2.70%) Delphix
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.70%) Google
8 1 (2.70%) Informatica
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) Remedy