The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 59 65 63
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing HP 12 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.34% 1.58% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 3.52% 4.55% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £460 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £368
% change year-on-year -6.66% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 - £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 - £17.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -30.95% +35.48%  

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 341 527 414
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.02% 34.74% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 284 215
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.30% +116.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £19.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.00 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing HP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Edinburgh

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Edinburgh

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Edinburgh

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Edinburgh

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (25.93%) Java
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) CRM
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
3 5 (18.52%) J2EE
3 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
3 5 (18.52%) OpenView
3 5 (18.52%) LoadRunner
3 5 (18.52%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) Dell
4 4 (14.81%) SOA
4 4 (14.81%) Android
4 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 4 (14.81%) Finance
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Banking
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.11%) Pay per click
5 3 (11.11%) SCCM
5 3 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (7.41%) JBoss
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.70%) BGP
4 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.70%) FTP
4 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.70%) IPv6
4 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.70%) OSPF
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) DB2
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Tester
2 5 (18.52%) Field Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Field Service Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Break Fix Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) HP Printer Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Printer Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Deskside Support
5 2 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Android
3 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) AIX
5 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (22.22%) CRM
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (14.81%) SOA
4 3 (11.11%) Change Control
4 3 (11.11%) Pay per click
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Content Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) API Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) CISSP
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) SRDF
2 3 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP SiteScope
1 5 (18.52%) OpenView
2 3 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Dell
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) EMC
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.11%) Veritas
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) Aruba
5 2 (7.41%) Lumension
5 2 (7.41%) Mitel
5 2 (7.41%) Xerox
6 1 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (3.70%) Canon
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14 - £15 per hour + £25.00 ppc
Posted: 5 days ago