Period
to 23 January 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 January 2021 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 of England
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 80 82 138
Rank change year-on-year +2 +56 -41
Contract jobs citing HP 15 80 57
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.03% 2.22% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 4.98% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 26
Median daily rate £450 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% +28.79%
England median daily rate £413 £360 £388
% change year-on-year +14.58% -7.10% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 31 15
Median hourly rate £12.97 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.55% +11.54% +4.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £13.38 £12.25
90th Percentile £18.71 £18.00 £21.90
England median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.19
% change year-on-year +15.15% +8.62% +1.27%

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 of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 643 1,608 2,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.31% 44.58% 47.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 970 1,242
Median daily rate £400 £400 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.43% +0.59%
10th Percentile £161 £185 £191
90th Percentile £550 £600 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 117 131
Median hourly rate £22.42 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.11% +6.06% -
10th Percentile £11.94 £12.30 £11.15
90th Percentile £53.25 £52.55 £44.75
Median hourly rate £22.75 £18.70 £17.41
% change year-on-year +21.66% +7.41% +2.41%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing HP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for HP in the East of England

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HP in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for HP in the East of England

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HP in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for HP in the East of England

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HP in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for HP in the East of England

HP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2021. 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
Essex +7 8 £213 -46.88%
Hertfordshire -5 6 £450 +36.36% 1
Bedfordshire +22 1 - - 1
HP
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2021, 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 of England region with a requirement for HP.

1 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) HP ALM
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) SNMP
2 5 (33.33%) Perl
2 5 (33.33%) Dell
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (33.33%) Netcool
2 5 (33.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (33.33%) Netcool/Webtop
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Splunk
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) NHS
3 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Asset Management

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) HealthRoster
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Operator
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IBM Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) OAT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) OAT Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
1 5 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Psychology
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Management
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Perl
2 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) OCP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) HP ALM
2 5 (33.33%) Netcool
2 5 (33.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 5 (33.33%) Netcool/Webtop
2 5 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Dell
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Splunk
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Arista
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) SAP