Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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.

HP
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 83 68
Rank change year-on-year -9 -15 +7
Contract jobs citing HP 42 44 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.44% 2.09% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 4.27% 4.99% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 37
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -11.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £199 £213 £182
90th Percentile £488 £433 £511
Scotland median daily rate £413 £321 £350
% change year-on-year +28.50% -8.29% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £28.13 £27.50 £36.09
% change year-on-year +2.27% -23.79% +44.34%

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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 983 881 1009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.78% 41.81% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 465 490
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.89% -2.81%
10th Percentile £239 £221 £250
90th Percentile £550 £523 £518
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% -2.56% +25.27%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.88 £10.65
90th Percentile £43.39 £50.19 £34.57
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.75% -8.69%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 14 (33.33%) Windows
1 14 (33.33%) Firewall
2 13 (30.95%) vSphere
3 10 (23.81%) Finance
3 10 (23.81%) VPN
3 10 (23.81%) Cisco
3 10 (23.81%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) Banking
4 9 (21.43%) Linux
4 9 (21.43%) Apache
5 7 (16.67%) Wireless
5 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 7 (16.67%) JBoss
5 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 7 (16.67%) LAN
5 7 (16.67%) WAN
5 7 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 6 (14.29%) CCNA
6 6 (14.29%) Java
6 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (14.29%) LoadRunner
6 6 (14.29%) Network Design
6 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 6 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (11.90%) SCCM
7 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (11.90%) Symantec
7 5 (11.90%) Active Directory

HP
Co-occurring 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 9 (21.43%) Apache
2 7 (16.67%) JBoss
3 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.38%) Confluence
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) VPN
3 7 (16.67%) LAN
3 7 (16.67%) WAN
3 7 (16.67%) Wireless
4 5 (11.90%) FTP
4 5 (11.90%) SMTP
5 3 (7.14%) BGP
5 3 (7.14%) DHCP
5 3 (7.14%) DNS
5 3 (7.14%) Internet
5 3 (7.14%) IPv6
5 3 (7.14%) Network Security
5 3 (7.14%) OSPF
6 1 (2.38%) IPv4
6 1 (2.38%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 3 (7.14%) HP UFT
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Switch Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Optimisation Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) J2EE
1 2 (4.76%) Node.js
1 2 (4.76%) React
1 2 (4.76%) Redux
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.38%) NHS
2 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) Unix
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (14.29%) Network Design
2 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 4 (9.52%) Migration
3 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.14%) Defect Management
4 3 (7.14%) ETL
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.76%) Change Management
5 2 (4.76%) CRM
5 2 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (4.76%) Release Management
5 2 (4.76%) Server Patching
5 2 (4.76%) SOA
5 2 (4.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) CCNA
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) vSphere
2 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.38%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (11.90%) SCCM
3 4 (9.52%) SCOM
4 2 (4.76%) AirWatch
4 2 (4.76%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) OpenView
4 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.76%) WSUS
5 1 (2.38%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.38%) Nagios
5 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Cisco
1 10 (23.81%) VMware
2 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (11.90%) Symantec
4 4 (9.52%) AppDynamics
5 3 (7.14%) Dell
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) Brocade
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (4.76%) Splunk
6 2 (4.76%) Veeam
7 1 (2.38%) Planview
7 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds