The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for HP ASE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

HP ExpertOne HPE Accredited Solutions Expert (HPE ASE)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 629 618
Rank change year-on-year +56 -11  
Contract jobs citing HP ASE 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.006% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.028% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Median daily rate £468 £275 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -24.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £275 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £275 £276
% change year-on-year +67.27% -0.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 - -

HP ASE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8243 10634 9584
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.41% 21.54% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4956 6723 5645
Median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 367 484
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.40 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

HP ASE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for HP ASE in England

HP ASE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP ASE in England

HP ASE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP ASE in England

HP ASE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP ASE within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 5 £460 -
North East +71 4 £475 +72.72%
HP ASE
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP ASE 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 England region with a requirement for HP ASE.

1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
1 35 (100.00%) CCNP
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (94.29%) Juniper
2 33 (94.29%) WAN
2 33 (94.29%) HP
2 33 (94.29%) FortiGate
3 32 (91.43%) F5
3 32 (91.43%) HP MASE
3 32 (91.43%) Riverbed
3 32 (91.43%) CCSE
3 32 (91.43%) BIG-IP
3 32 (91.43%) JNCIA
3 32 (91.43%) JNCIE
3 32 (91.43%) Fortinet
3 32 (91.43%) Wireless
3 32 (91.43%) CCSA
3 32 (91.43%) LAN
3 32 (91.43%) CCIP
3 32 (91.43%) CCIE
3 32 (91.43%) CheckPoint
3 32 (91.43%) CCDP
4 31 (88.57%) Firewall
4 31 (88.57%) Network Design
4 31 (88.57%) Security Cleared
5 30 (85.71%) Service Management
5 30 (85.71%) ITSM
5 30 (85.71%) ITIL
6 28 (80.00%) Aruba
7 26 (74.29%) Computer Science Degree

HP ASE
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) WAN
2 32 (91.43%) BIG-IP
2 32 (91.43%) LAN
2 32 (91.43%) Wireless
3 31 (88.57%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) MPLS
5 2 (5.71%) OSPF
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) PBX
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
General
1 26 (74.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (74.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Network Design
2 30 (85.71%) ITIL
2 30 (85.71%) ITSM
2 30 (85.71%) Service Management
3 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Line Management
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) CCNP
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (91.43%) CCDP
2 32 (91.43%) CCIE
2 32 (91.43%) CCIP
2 32 (91.43%) CCSA
2 32 (91.43%) CCSE
2 32 (91.43%) HP MASE
2 32 (91.43%) JNCIA
2 32 (91.43%) JNCIE
3 31 (88.57%) Security Cleared
4 26 (74.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (74.29%) Degree
5 24 (68.57%) SC Cleared
6 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 33 (94.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (94.29%) HP
2 33 (94.29%) Juniper
3 32 (91.43%) CheckPoint
3 32 (91.43%) F5
3 32 (91.43%) Fortinet
3 32 (91.43%) Riverbed
4 28 (80.00%) Aruba
5 2 (5.71%) TippingPoint
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow